How-to Install Epson Inkjet Printer Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS and Quick-Start Scanning

October 13th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Epson Inkjet Printer Driver for Ubuntu 14.04




Welcome Ubuntu User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Epson InkJet Printer on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS i386/amd64 Linux Desktop.

Especially relevant: before to Install the Driver Check on the Download page if your Epson Model is Included in the specifications.

Otherwise Search this WebSite or the Epson Support site with the initials of the Epson model as e.g. “L300”.

To Get the Epson Printer Installed on Ubuntu Linux you need to Download and Install the Epson Proprietary Driver.

Then to Get the Scanner Working on Ubuntu Linux Follow the Guide on Getting-Started Easily with Epson Image Scan! Software on Ubuntu.

How-to Install the Epson Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  1. Download Epson Printer .deb Generic Driver for Linux:

    Get Epson Printer Generic Driver

    Get the Epson Printer Generic Driver for Linux.

  2. Then Double-Click on the Printer Drivers Package
    And Click on Install in the Ubuntu Software Center

    How-to Install the Epson Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Ubuntu Software Center

    Of from the Shell:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi
    sudo gdebi ~/Downloads/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr*.deb
  3. Download Epson Printer Utility for Ubuntu:

    Epson Printer Utility Ubuntu
  4. To Install Epson Printer Utility follow the Same Procedure as for the Drivers

    How-to Install the Epson L810 Printer Driver and Software on Ubuntu - Ubuntu Software Center Installing Epson Printer Utility

    Instead from Command Line:

    sudo gdebi ~/Downloads/epson-printer-utility*.deb

    Here below a Shot of the Epson Printer Utility with the well-marked Features…
    How-to Install the Epson L810 Printer on Ubuntu - Epson Printer Utility

  5. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

    How-to Install the Epson Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  6. How-to Getting-Started with Epson Scanning on Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start
  7. How-to Install Adobe Reader for Ubuntu
    Setup Adobe Reader for Ubuntu.

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