Quick-Start with Epson Scanner with imageScan on Elementary OS 0.3 Freya 32-64bit Linux Easy Guide

October 28th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Quick-Start with Epson Scanning for Elementary OS Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Getting-Started with Epson Images Scanning with the imagescan 3.x Software for Elementary OS 0.3 Freya i386/amd64 GNU/Linux 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 Every Scanner on Linux is Enough to Search on Epson Download Center for a Generic Epson Scanner Product

Getting-Started with imageScan Scanning on Elementary OS - Featured
  1. Download Epson Image Scan! Software on Download Center:

    Search imagescan packages for Linux

    Insert Your Epson Printer Model (Example: XP-220)
    Then select the Scanner Driver All-in-one
    Get the Scanner Driver package .deb for ‘Ubuntu 14.04’ x86/x64!

  2. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Epson Scanner Quick-Start with imageScan on Elementary OS 0.3 Freya Linux - Pantheon Open Terminal
  3. Extract the Package contents into /tmp
    Double-Click on Archive
    Or from Shell:

    tar xvzf /tmp/imagescan*.deb.tar.gz -C /tmp/
    Linux Elementary OS Epson Scanning Quick-Start - Archive Extraction
  4. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  5. Install imageScan for Elementary OS Linux

    cd /tmp/imagescan*/core
    sudo chmod +x ./imagescan*.deb
    sudo gdebi ./imagescan*.deb

    Confirm for starting Installation
    Epson Scanner ImageScan Quick-Start for Elementary OS - Elementary OS Installing ImageScan

  6. Launch imageScan and Start Scanning :)
    Also from Terminal simply with:

  7. How Install Spotify Client on Elementary OS:
    Setup Spotify Elementary OS.

Getting-Started with imageScan Scanning on Elementary OS - imageScan GUI

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