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Description Release Date Language Size (MB) Download File
niversal Print Driver Guide (ver.1.00)
Apr 23, 2013 ENGLISH 0.91 pdf Email
Open Source Guide (ver.1.01)
Feb 3, 2010 ENGLISH 0.07 pdf Email
DJVU Email
User Manual (ver.1.07)
Nov 24, 2006 ENGLISH 7.13 pdf Email
DJVU Email
User Manual (ver.1.02)
Nov 24, 2006 SPANISH 8.72 pdf Email
DJVU Email
Universal Print Driver Guide (ver.2.00)
Apr 15, 2010 SPANISH 1.14 pdf Email
DJVU Email
niversal Print Driver Guide (ver.1.00)
Apr 23, 2013 KOREAN 0.87 pdf Email
User Manual (ver.1.08)
Sep 2, 2008 KOREAN 12.51 pdf Email
DJVU Email
Description OS Release Date Language Size (MB) Download File

[Unified Linux Driver Install Guide]

  1. Make sure that you connect your machine to your computer. Turn both the computer and the machine on.
  2. When the Administrator Login window appears, type in root in the Login field and enter the system password.
  3. Download and extract the driver [root@localhost root]#tar xzf [Downloaded File Name(XXXX.tar.gz)]
  4. The driver will be extracted as ''cdroot'' folder in current path.
  5. Execute installation program. [root@localhost root]#./cdroot/autorun
  6. When the welcome screen appears, click ''Next'' and proceed installation. [Ubuntu OS Installation]1. Download and extract the driver 2. Open ''Root Terminal'' 3. Execute installation program. $ sudo cdroot/autorun4. After install, PPD path is set again. $ sudo ln -s /usr/share/cups/model/samsung /usr/share/ppd/custom/samsung5. Execute Configurator, and Add your printer model name by Add Printer.
Linux Oct 24, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 15.35 gz
Smart Panel (Driver) (ver.V2.00.61)
Linux Feb 26, 2010 MULTI LANGUAGE 12.05 gz
Printer setting Utility (Driver) (ver.V3.00.05)
Linux Feb 26, 2010 MULTI LANGUAGE 10.97 gz

[Install Program Execution]

  1. Make sure that you connect the printer to the computer.
  2. Double-click the downloaded file on your computer.
  3. Double-click Printer Driver Installer icon.
  4. After the installation is finished, click Quit. * For a USB-connected 1. Connect your printer to the computer via USB 2. Open the Applications folder -> Utilities, and Print Setup Utility.

    - For Macintosh OS 10.5, open System Preferences from the Applications folder, and click Printer & Fax. 3. Click Add on the Printer List.

    - For Macintosh OS 10.5, press the ''+'' icon then a display window will pop up. 4. For Macintosh OS 10.3, select the USB tab.

    - For Macintosh OS 10.4, click Default Browser and find the USB connection.

    - For Macintosh OS 10.5, click Default and find the USB connection.
  5. Select your USB-connected Printer from the Printer Name list and check if an appropriate driver is automatically loaded for ''Printer Using:'' field. If an appropriate driver for your printer is NOT automatically loaded on the ''Printer Using:'' field,

    - Select ''Samsung'' and set correct driver for your Printer.

    - For Macintosh OS 10.5, select ''Select a driver to use...'' and set correct driver for your Printer.
  6. Click Add.
  7. If you can see the printer from printer list, make it default.
Mac OS 10.3 ~ 10.5 Oct 8, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 1.1 zip

[Install the Twain Scan driver] 1 Make sure that you connect your printer to the computer. Turn on your computer and printer. 2 Double-click the downloaded file on your desktop. 3 Double-click the unzipped folder. 4 Double-click the Installer icon. 5 Enter the password and click OK. 6 Click Continue. 7 Click Install. 8 Click Continue. 9 After the installation is finished, click Restart.

Mac OS 10.3 ~ 10.6 Aug 31, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 7.9 zip

[Install Program Execution]

  1. Make sure that you connect the printer to the computer.
  2. Double-click the downloaded file on your computer.
  3. Double-click Install Program icon.
  4. After the installation is finished, click Quit. * For a USB-connected 1. Connect your printer to the computer via USB 2. Open the System Preferences from the Applications folder, and click Printer & Fax. 3. Click ''+'' icon then a display window will pop up. 4. Click Default and find the USB connection.
  5. Select your USB-connected Printer from the Printer Name list and check if an appropriate driver is automatically loaded for ''Printer Using:'' field. If an appropriate driver for your printer is NOT automatically loaded on the ''Printer Using:'' field,

    -Click ''Select a driver to use...'' and set correct driver for your Printer.
  6. Click Add.
  7. If you can see the printer from printer list, make it default.
Mac OS 10.6 Oct 6, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 3.86 zip
Scan Driver (Driver) (ver.V2.02.02)
Win 2000/XP/2003 Mar 15, 2010 MULTI LANGUAGE 9.35 exe
Print Driver (Driver) (ver.V1.63.11)
Win 2000/XP/2003 Mar 15, 2010 MULTI LANGUAGE 10.76 exe
Print Driver,(Add Printer) (Driver) (ver.V3.04.25)
Win 2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008 Oct 28, 2008 MULTI LANGUAGE 8.53 zip
Scan Driver (Driver) (ver.V1.00)
Win 98 Oct 28, 2008 MULTI LANGUAGE 12.16 exe
Print Driver (Driver) (ver.V1.63)
Win 98/ME Oct 28, 2008 MULTI LANGUAGE 6.95 exe
Smart Panel (Driver) (ver.V1.17.08)
Win 98/ME/2K/XP/2003/X64 Jul 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 76.93 exe
Scan Driver (Driver) (ver.V2.02.02)
Win ME Oct 28, 2008 MULTI LANGUAGE 6.37 exe
Print Driver (Driver) (ver.V1.63.11)
Win NT Oct 28, 2008 MULTI LANGUAGE 6.93 exe
Print Driver,GDI (Driver) (ver.V3.03.01.02)
Win Vista/2008/Win 7 Oct 20, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 30.04 exe
Scan Driver (Driver) (ver.V2.02.23)
Win Vista/2008/Win 7 Oct 28, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 9.55 exe
Smart Panel (Driver) (ver.V1.17.10)
Win Vista/2008/Win 7 Nov 29, 2011 MULTI LANGUAGE 32.41 exe
Universal Print Driver,PCL6 (Driver) (ver.V2.50.04.00:08)
Win XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Oct 24, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 13.03 exe

Samsung Universal Print Driver is a common single print driver solution for managing multiple printers. If you install this driver, you can use Samsung printers without installing multiple model specific drivers.

Win XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Oct 24, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 20.35 exe
Universal Scan Driver (Driver) (ver.V1.02.19)
Win XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Oct 24, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 22.49 exe
Description OS Release Date Language Size (MB) Download File

SetIP is for the network IP setting using the MAC address which is the hardware serial number of the network printer card or interface. Especially, it is for the network administrator to set several network IPs at the same time.

Mac OS 10.4 ~ 10.8 Feb 6, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 0.21 zip
Set IP (Software) (ver.V3.20)
Win 2000/XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Mar 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 2.44 exe
Scan OCR program (Software) (ver.V1.00.05.07)
Win 2000/XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Sep 19, 2012 MULTI LANGUAGE 21.96 exe
SmarThru office 2 (Software) (ver.V2.10.00.07)
Win 2000/XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Jan 29, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 44.47 exe

Samsung Network PC Fax is designed to easily fax electronic documents from a PC using a Samsung MFP that has faxing functionality.

Win 2000/XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) Apr 25, 2013 MULTI LANGUAGE 10.14 exe
Win 98/ME/2K/XP/2003/Vista/Win 7 Mar 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 5.52 exe

[ SyncThru Web Admin Service ] It is a fleet management solution for multiple networked printers. This centralized solution has powerful features, which can manage multiple devices.The solution can discover, manage, and report all Samsung devices on the network.Users can also directly access embedded SyncThr Web Service in individual devices. SNMP-compliant devices from other vendors can be discovered and managed.

Win 98/ME/2K/XP/2003/X64/Vista Mar 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 11.7 exe

[ SyncThru Web Admin Service Driver Management ] Provides IT administrators with the capability to upload and install drivers in remote devices through SyncThru Web Admin Service.

Win 98/ME/2K/XP/2003/X64/Vista Mar 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 17.67 exe

[ SyncThru Web Admin Service Local Device Discovery ]Discovers and manages USB or parallel printers that do not have network capabilities.

Win 98/ME/2K/XP/2003/X64/Vista Mar 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 18.51 exe

[ SyncThru Web Admin Service Report Generator ]Allows IT administrators to generate reports such as usage counts and consumable status.

Win 98/ME/2K/XP/2003/X64/Vista Mar 30, 2009 MULTI LANGUAGE 17.67 exe
Win 98/ME/2K/XP/X64/Vista Mar 30, 2009 ENGLISH 0.59 pdf

  1. OS Environment Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or higher, Windows Vista, 2003 Server, 2008 Server, 2008 Server R2, Windows 7(32/64 bit) Mac OS 10.4 (Tiger), 10.5 (Leopard), 10.6 (Snow Leopard) 2. Software Requirement Windows : Internet Explorer 6 or higher and FireFox 3.5 or higher. Mac : Safari v4.x or higher.
Win XP/2003/2008/Vista/Win 7/Win 8(32/64bit) May 13, 2011 MULTI LANGUAGE 17.9 exe
Description OS Release Date Language Size (MB) Download File
Upgrade File (Firmware) (ver. 1.xx.01.16)
All OS Oct 17, 2008 SPANISH 4.33 zip

Please refer to the attachement.

All OS Oct 17, 2008 ENGLISH 4.33 zip

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  • Transfer Belt Not Recognized

    Important: Before you perform any type of service on your printer that requires you to open the printer, turn the printer off, and then unplug it from the wall outlet. If the transfer roller belt shows unrecognized or still says to replace it, follow the steps below to remove it and reinstall [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • How To Install The Scan Driver In Windows

    Important: If you have not done so yet, download the Scan Driver from the Samsung Download center by clicking here, enter your printer's model, click Driver tab in blue to see latest drivers, then download the Scan Driver. To install the Scan Driver: Select the location for the files to save [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • How To Add A Network Connected Printer Via The TCP/IP Port In Windows 7

    If your printer is already connected to your network wirelessly or with an ethernet cable you can add the printer without connecting it with USB. To add your network connected printer, follow the steps below: Power on your printer While on the deskstop, press the Start icon at the bottom [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • How To Add Fax Forward Email Using The Printer Panel

    To forward a sent fax to an email address: Note: This will set the machine to forward every fax you sent to another destination. Press Fax on the control panel. Press MENU on the control panel. Using the left and right arrows select FAX FEATURE and press OK. Using the left and right [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • How To Use Duplex Or Double Sided Printing In Windows

    Only models that support duplex printing can print automatically on both sides of a piece of paper. You enable this setting in the printer properties section of the printer driver or in your software application such as Microsoft Word. For those models that dont support duplex, you can manually [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • How To Scan From Your Printer To A PC

    Note: Scan Manager must be installed and configured before Scan To PC will work. Click here to visit our Download Center and download the scan driver. Click here to learn how to configure Scan Manager. Click here to learn how to configure Easy Document Creator. On the printer's front [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • Printer IP Address Changes Frequently

    If your printer's IP address is constantly changing, your printer is not set up on the network with a Static IP address, but as a DHCP device. This means that your router may periodically give the printer a new IP address. Click here to learn how to set a Static IP on your printer. [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • Vertical Repetitive Defects

    Important: Before you perform any type of service on your printer that requires you to open the printer, turn the printer off, and then unplug it from the wall outlet. The following conditions cause a printer to print vertical repetitive defects: Components inside your printer may have toner [Troubleshooting Guide]

  • How Do I Check The Amount Of Toner (Ink Level) Remaining In Windows?

    The amount of toner remaining can be checked using Smart Panel, Easy Printer Manager, SyncThru Web Service, or Printer options depending on your model printer. Select the software installed on your computer below for steps on checking the toner remaining: Note: To download software, click here [FAQs]

  • What Are The Samsung Google Cloud Print Ready Printers?

    Samsung Google Cloud Print allows printers to print using the cloud without having to download specific drivers or software. To set up Samsung Google Cloud compatible printers, open SyncThru Web Service on your Google Chromebook. For steps on how to setup your Samsung Google Cloud Ready Printer [FAQs]

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