Before Installing the Status Monitor Console
The Status Monitor Console requires the following modules installed.
- Python, PyGTK, Net-SNMP , cups-libs, and xdg-open
Please confirm that these modules are installed before you install the Status Monitor Console.
The Status Monitor Console is available when the printer is connected to a network (LPR or Socket 9100). USB
connection is not supported.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Desktop
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
CUPS (Common Unix Printing System)
Installing the Status Monitor Console
1 Activate the terminal, and log in as a super user.
2 Type the following rpm command in the terminal window.
On Red Hat Enterprise Linux
# rpm -ivh (Type the package file name)
On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
# dpkg -i (Type the package file name)
Starting the Status Monitor Console
1 Click Dell Printers
The Printer Selection window appears.
For more information on Printer Selection window, see "Printer Selection Window."
2 Select your printer.
The Printer Status window appears.
For more information on Printer Status window, see "Printer Status Window."
You can order supplies from the Dell Supplies Management System window. See "Dell Supplies Management
Understanding Your Printer Software
6 Desktop or SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11
Status Monitor Console