How to Get & Install Epson L850 Linux Mint Driver & Software

March 17, 2016 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Epson L850 Linux Mint Quick-Start

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Properly Install the Epson L850 Series Printer / Scanner Drivers and Printer Utility Software on Linux Mint 32/64-bit Mate/Cinnamon/Xfce/Lxde Desktop.

To Get the L850 Printer Recognized and Running on Linux Mint you need to Download and Install the Proprietary Driver.

Epson Printer Utility Features:

  • Printer Status´╝łError / Warning)
  • Ink Levels
  • Paper Count Information
  • Nozzle Check
  • Head Cleaning

Then to Get the Scanner Working on Mint Linux Follow the Guide on Quick-Start with Image Scan! Software.

How to Install the Epson L850 Linux Mint Driver and Software - Featured
  1. Download Epson L850 Linux Mint Driver:

    Epson L850 .deb Driver

    Get L850 Linux Mint Drivers.

  2. Double-Click/Right-Click on the Printer Driver Package
    Or Select open with GDebi / QApt before Downloading.

    How to Install the Epson Printer L850 Driver on Linux Mint - Linux Mint Epson Printer Driver

    After Click on Install in the Package Installer.

    Quick-start with Epson L850 Printer on Linux Mint - Linux Mint GDebi Installing Epson Printer Drivers

    Of from the Shell:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi
    sudo gdebi ~/Downloads/epson*.deb
  3. Find the New Installed Printer

    How to Install the Epson L850 All-in-One Printer Drivers on Linux Mint - Linux Mint Desktop Printers
    How to Install the Epson L850 All-in-One Printer Drivers on Linux Mint - Linux Mint Installed Printer

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

    How to Install the Epson L850 Printer Driver and Software on Mint - Mint System Settings Printers
  5. Download Epson L850 Linux Mint Printer Utility:

    Epson Printer Utility Mint
  6. To Install Epson Printer Utility follow the Same Procedure as for the Drivers
    Instead from Command Line:

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

    Here below a Shot of the Printer Utility with the well-marked Features…
    How to Install the Epson L850 Printer on Mint - Epson Printer Utility

  7. How to Getting-Started with Epson Scanner:

    Mint iScan Quick-Start

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