Install TeamViewer on Ubuntu

TeamViewer is a proprietary desktop sharing tool. Simple tool for beginners to share and access remote computer.

Download TeamViewer, go to the following link and download packkage,

Copy downloaded file from Download folder to Home folder.

Open Applications > Accessories > Terminal

Type following command and press Enter button.

sudo su

Enter root password.

Type following command and press Enter button,

dpkg -i teamviewer*

If it ask for any confirmation, type Y .
The command will end with some error messages, Then type following command too.

apt-get install -f

This command will download many things from Internet. Let it download and finish the process.

After the installation finish, You can find Teamviewer from 

Applications > Internet > Team Viewer

Courtesy: Teamviewer

Install Samsung ML-1676P laser printer on Ubuntu

Samsung ML-1676P is one of the  popular printer. A different method is essential to install Linux driver on Ubuntu.

1. Download ML-1670spl.ppd and rastertosamsungsplc (32bit and 64bit) files. Check your machine type (32bit or 64bit) and download appropriate rastertosamsungsplc utility. Copy files to home folder.

2. Connect Samsung ML-1676P print to the computer.

2. Go to Applications > System Tools > System settings > Printers

3. Click on Add New printer and proceed with the installation steps.
In the stage of choose a driver for your printer.
Select the PPD file (ML-1670spl.ppd) option on the driver selection window in the printer application.

4. Copy rastertosamsungsplc to /usr/lib/cups/filter/ in home folder of computer.

sudo su
mv rastertosamsungsplc /usr/lib/cups/filter/

The installation finished. Try to make a print out.

Information courtesy: Thejaswi Puthraya