How-to Install Epson Inkjet Printers Driver & Quick-Start Scanning on Linux Mint Debian Easy Guide

February 3rd, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Installing Epson Inkjet Printer Driver on LMDE




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Properly Quick-Start with a Epson InkJet Printer on Linux Mint Debian Edition 2012/2013/2014 i386/amd64 Mate/Cinnamon 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 Linux Mint Debian you need to Download and Install the Epson Proprietary Driver.

Then to Get the Scanner Working on LMDE Follow the Guide on Getting-Started Easily with imageScan Scanning on Linux Mint Debian.

How-to Install the Epson Printer Driver on LMDE - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Installing Epson Printers Driver on LMDE - Kde4 Open Terminal
  2. Download Epson Printer .deb Generic Driver for Linux:

    Get Epson Printer Generic Driver

    Get the Epson Printer Generic Driver for Linux.

  3. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
  4. Installing Epson Printers Driver for LMDE

    cd ~/Downloads
    su -c "gdebi ./epson*printer-escpr*lsb*.deb"

    GDebi Package Installer will provide to Manage the Software Dependencies…

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

  6. How-to Getting-Started with Epson Scanning on Linux Mint Debian:

    LMDE Epson Scanner Quick-Start

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