Kali Linux Scanning with HP, Brother, Canon and Samsung Getting-Started Guide

February 11th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Non Epson Scanners Quick-Start for Kali Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Scanner Driver and Getting-Started with HP, Brother, Canon and Samsung Scanning on Kali Linux 32-64bit Desktop.

And All the Non Epson Scanners are Working Nicely with the Simple Scan Linux Software. When Epson instead is Performing Best with a Proprietary Scanning Software: iScan.

Kali Linux  Scanning with HP, Brother, Canon and Samsung Getting-Started Guide - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Scanner Quick-Start for HP, Brother and Canon Kali - Open Terminal
  2. How-to Install Scanner Driver on Kali Linux:

    Scanner Installation Kali Linux

    Inside the Printer Driver Installation you Find Instructions also for Scanner Setup!

  3. Check if Simple Scan is Installed

    which simple-scan

    Eventually to Install it:

    su -c "apt-get install simple-scan"
  4. Turn On & Connect Printer/Scanner

  5. Finally Launch Simple Scan to Start Scanning

    Simple Scan Getting-Started Guide - Scan Gui

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