Quick-Start With Epson Scanner for Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS With ImageScan Easy Guide

September 9, 2014 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

Quick-Start with Epson Scanning for Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS

Hi! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Getting-Started with Epson Images Scanning for Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS i386/amd64 Linux Mate/Cinnamon/Kde/Xfce Desktop.

Epson Image Scan! for Linux is a Software that provides Graphical User Interface for Scanning on Linux Desktops.
It Includes the Driver – called backend (Epkowa) – an the Graphical Interface which enables you to Scan in Black & White.

To Get Installed the imageScan Software for Epson Scanners on Linux is enough to Search on Epson Download Center with a Generic Epson Scanner Model

Getting-Started with Image Scan Software on Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS - Featured
  1. Download Epson Image Scan Driver & Software for GNU/Linux

    Search “MY-MODEL” (Eg.:WF-3640) and Linux
  2. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Getting-Started with Image Scan Software on Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS - Mate Open Terminal
  3. Install Image Scan! for Mint Linux.

    Change to the Epson scanner driver download Location

    cd $HOME/Downloads

    Decompress the driver package

    tar xvzf ./*scan*.deb.tar.gz -C /tmp/

    Install drivers Dependencie

    sudo apt-get install xsltproc

    Then Install the drivers one-by-one with

    sudo dpkg -i ./iscan-bundle*/data/iscan*.deb
    sudo dpkg -i ./iscan-bundle*/core/iscan*.deb
    sudo dpkg -i ./iscan-bundle*/plugins/iscan*.deb
  4. Launch imageScan and Start Scanning :).

    From Terminal simply with:

    imagescan

    Getting-Started with Image Scan Software on Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS - Image Scan! GUI

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