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Don’t mind, delete the copy command, and replace the driver definition path in your cups printer profile by /wfs/yourprinter.ppd The Directory /wfs/ppd seems to be gone in our actual firmware. I added it manually to =System=Firnware Customization=Custom Commands=Network=After Network DNS I added the command mkdir /wfs/ppd. Instant integration into IGEL Universal Management Suite (UMS) for remote support, zero-touch deployment and easy central management. Consistent updates: Software updates 4 times a year ensure constant support for the latest protocols and driver versions. How to install a printer driver for an USB printer on IGEL OS? December 12, 2018 IGEL Community Archives Hi, a customer of mine has only UD3-LX clients and asked me if it is possible to install a printer driver for an USB printer on that system. IGEL Linux v5 (latest) IGEL Linux v5; IGEL Linux v5 Manual. Default Printer Driver: Windows driver name for the printer which is automatically set up.

Hi all… How do I provision local USB printer with iGel to be mapped inside Citrix session? The printer I’m testing at the moment is Canon (SOHO) but in prod it would be HP

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Citrix Notes

Use of the Citrix Universal printer driver ensures that all printers connected to a client can also be used from a virtual desktop or application session without integrating a new printer driver in the data center.

Auto-created client printers and Citrix Universal printer driver

For home offices where users work on non-standard workstations and use non-managed print devices, the simplest approach is to use auto-created client printers and the Universal printer driver.

Deployment summary

In summary, the sample deployment is configured as follows:

• No printer drivers are installed on Multi-session OS machines. Only the Citrix Universal printer driver is used. Fallback to native printing and the automatic installation of printer drivers are disabled.

Auto-create client printers

This setting specifies the client printers that are auto-created. This setting overrides default client printer auto-creation settings.

By default, all client printers are auto-created.

This setting takes effect only if the Client printer redirection setting is present and set to Allowed.

When adding this setting to a policy, select an option:

• Auto-create all client printers automatically creates all printers on a user device.

• Auto-create the client’s default printer only automatically creates only the printer selected as the default printer on the user device.

Sample profiles for Citrix on these two links:


We have no problem with Citrix side – all works fine from Windows and MacOS clients. I’m talking about direct attached printers to iGel devices via USB port.

Here is another note: kb.igel.com/igelos-11.04/en/cups-mapping-local-printer-to-citrix-or-rdp-sessions-32870413.html

I did that and it is what’s in profile I shared here. However printer is not getting detected by iGel device. If I open local browser and try to print I get only “print to file”

I created support case, but unfortunately we are not eligible for normal support and will have to wait 3 business days until someone responds.

Here is another note that may help — support.citrix.com/article/CTX140208

We have that sorted out – it’s nothing to do with Citrix – iGel does not detect printer and therefore it’s not passed to Citrix.

Oh… Does the OS see the USB device (open terminal as root –> # lsusb

Once you can see the printer from USB — Then add it as a CUPS printer and then open browser and go to:


and print a test page.

Cool… So IGEL OS sees the printer. Now add it as CUPS printer and add it as a CUPS printer and then open browser and go to:

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and print a test page.

The problem was that we had firmware customization which removed all features that were not in use, including CUPS

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