Install Epson L485/L486 Drivers, Software & Quick-Start Scanning for Debian Based Distros

March 9th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Epson L485/L486 Printer Quick-Start for Debian




Hello Linux User! This Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Download and Install Epson L485/L486 InkJet Printer Driver, Utility and Quick-Start Scanning on Debian / Kali / LMDE / Parsix / antiX / MakuluLinux / Elive 32/64bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

Using the Epson Printer Utility Software, you can check Ink Levels, View Error and other Status… on L485/L486 Printer.

To Get the L485/L486 Printer Installed on Debian Linux you need to Download and Install the Epson Proprietary Driver.

Then to Get the Scanner Working on Debian Linux Follow the Guide on Getting-Started Easily with Image Scan Software on Debian Linux.

How-to Install the Epson L485/L486 Printer Driver on Debian Based - Featured
  1. Download Epson L485/L486 Printer Driver for Debian:

    Get Epson L485/L486 Linux Driver

    Get Epson Printer Deb Driver.

  2. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
  3. Access the Target location

    (Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)

    cd ~/Downloads

    Or:

    cd /tmp

    To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:

    ls .
  4. Installing Epson Printers Driver for Debian

    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 Install Google-Chrome Browser for Debian
    Setup Google-Chrome for Debian.

  7. Download Epson L485/L486 Printer Utility for Debian:

    Get Epson L485/L486 Printer Utility .deb

    Get the Epson L485/L486 Series Printer Utility for Debian.

  8. Follow the Same Installation Procedure as for the Driver
    Here below a Shot of the Epson Printer Utility with the well-marked Features…

    How-to Install the Epson L485/L486 Printer on Fedora - Epson Printer Utility

  9. How-to Getting-Started with Epson Scanning on Debian:

    Debian Epson Scanner Quick-Start
  10. How-to Install Adobe Reader for Debian
    Setup Adobe Reader for Debian.

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