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

February 3rd, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Installing Epson Inkjet Printer Driver on Mageia Linux




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Properly Quick-Start with a Epson InkJet Printer on Mandriva 2008/2009/2010 and Mageia 1/2/3/4/5 and Cauldron i586/x8664 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 Mageia Linux you need to Download and Install the Epson Proprietary Driver.

Then to Get the Scanner Working on Mageia Linux Follow the Guide on Getting-Started Easily with iSCan Scanning on Mageia.

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

    Installing Epson Printers Driver on Mageia/Mandriva Linux - mageia Open Terminal
  2. Download Epson Printer .rpm Generic Driver for Linux:

    Get Epson Printer Generic Driver

    Get the Epson Printer Generic Driver for Linux.

  3. Installing Epson Printers Driver for Mageia/Mandriva

    cd ~/Downloads
    su -c "urpmi ./epson*printer-escpr*lsb*.rpm"

    Urpmi Package Installer will provide to Manage the Software Dependencies…

  4. How-to Getting-Started with Epson Scanning on Mageia/Mandriva:

    Mageia Epson Scanner Quick-Start

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