Installing Epson AL-C8500 Printer Drivers on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Installing the Epson AL-C8500/AL-C8500PS Printer Laser Drivers on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS i386/amd64 Linux.
All the Epson Laser Printers understand PCL 5e, PCL 6, and/or PostScript and so they should work with standard drivers, but this PPD Driver provided by Epson uses the printer’s own language Esc/Page and gives some additional options to the supported printers.
If the Printer is Not Recognized then Install ManuallyUbuntu How to Install a Printer
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands).
Download Epson Laser Printer PPD for Your ModelPPD .bin from openprinting.org
Relocate Epson PPD .bin Driver.
sudo su -c "mv $HOME/Downloads/Epson*eplaser.bin /usr/share/cups/model"
Load New Printer Configuration.
sudo su -c "/etc/init.d/cups restart"
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