Bug#800746: gnome-control-center: Cannot reset print settings to 14 borderless from photo settings

Olivier Berger oberger at ouvaton.org
Wed Apr 26 14:37:53 UTC 2017

On Sat, Oct 03, 2015 at 09:27:19AM +0200, Olivier Berger wrote:
> I had current print settings set to printing on Photo paper : Photo tray, 10cmx15cm paper, high color printing, etc.
> It is now impossible to go back to A4 printing in the options : selecting entries in the lists just aren't applied. I suspect that there is a conflict detection preventing this, since there is a warning flag next to the Paper type selection widget. Media Size, Paper Type, Paper source and Print Quality are all not working as expected.
> The printer is a Photosmart 6510 from HP.

It seems a workaround can be to manually edit ~/.cups/lpoptions to remove the corresponding printer line from the file, and start over.

Hope this helps,
Olivier BERGER 
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