Dell B1160/W Mono Laser Printer

A00 Unified Linux driver release for Dell B1160/W model. This unified Linux driver supports following Linux OS:
RedHat Enterprise Linux WS 4, 5, 6 (32/64 bit)
Fedora 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 (32/64 bit) 14, 15
SuSE Linux 10.1 (32 bit)
OpenSuSE 10.2, 10.3, 11.0, 11.1, 11.2, 11.3, 11.4 (32/64 bit)
Mandriva 2007, 2008, 2009, 2009.1, 2010 (32/64 bit)
Ubuntu 6.06, 6.10, 7.04, 7.10, 8.04, 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04, 11.04 (32/64 bit)
SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10, 11 (32/64 bit)
Debian 4.0, 5.0, 6.0 (32/64 bit)

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Release date

18 Oct 2012

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Drivers for OS Deployment


Dell Technologies recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains changes to maintain overall system health. It ensures that the system software remains current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers, and software) and may include other new features.
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File Format: Firmware Images
File Name: B1160_B1160w_UnifiedLinuxDriver_1.01.tar.gz
File Size: 31.03 MB
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Ubuntu® 12.04
Red Hat® Linux 6.2
Red Hat® Linux 7.3
Red Hat® Linux 8.0
Red Hat® Linux 9.0
Ubuntu® 11.04 - ALL
Ubuntu® 11.10
Ubuntu® 10.04
Ubuntu® Desktop 8.04
Ubuntu® Desktop 8.10
Ubuntu® Desktop 7.04
Ubuntu® Server 8.10
Ubuntu Desktop Edition 7.10
Ubuntu® Desktop 9.10
Ubuntu® Desktop 9.04
Ubuntu® Moblin
Ubuntu® UMD
Ubuntu 10.10
B1160 Mono Laser Printer
Download the file and launch it on your system.
Follow the instructions on your screen

Install the Linux driver and add network printer.
1 Make sure that the machine is connected to your network and powered
on. Also, your machines IP address should have been set.
2 Download the Unified Linux Driver package from the Dell website.
3 Extract the UnifiedLinuxDriver.tar.gz file and open the new directory.
4 Double-click the Linux folder > icon.
5 The Dell installer window opens. Click Continue.
6 The add printer wizard window opens. Click Next.
7 Select network printer and click Search button.
8 The machines IP address and model name appears on list field.
9 Select your machine and click Next.
10 Input the printer description and Next.
11 After the machine is added, click Finish.
12 When installation is done, click Finish.

13 Double-click the Unified Driver Configurator.
14 Click Add Printer.
15 The Add printer wizard window opens. Click Next.
16 Select Network printer and click the Search button.
17 The printers IP address and model name appears on list field.
18 Select your machine and click Next.
19 Enter the printer description and click Next.
20 After the machine is added, click Finish.

The installation program added the Unified Driver Configurator desktop icon and the Unified Driver group to the system menu for your convenience. If you have any difficulties, consult the on-screen help that is available through your system menu or from the driver package Windows applications, such as Unified Driver Configurator or Image Manager.
You need to download Linux software packages from the Dell website to install the printer software ( or > find your product > Support or Downloads).

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