Comment 16 for bug 1061063

For configuring the browsing behavior, especially if you have old machines (CUPS 1.5.x or earlier) in your network, edit


and restart cups-browsed with

sudo restart cups-browsed

See the comments in cups-browsed.conf and


Do not use legacy CUPS broadcasting and browsing if your network has only CUPS 1.6.x (and Ubuntu CUPS 1.5.x servers).