Fedora How-to Install Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Printer Driver, Software & Quick-Start Scanning+Faxing

March 20th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Printer Quick-Start on Fedora

Hello Fedora User! This Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Properly Install the Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Series Inkjet Printer Driver, Utility and Quick-Start Scanning+Faxing on Fedora 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

To Get the Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Printer Recognized and Running on Fedora Linux you need to Download and Install the Epson Proprietary Driver.

Epson Printer Utility for Linux Fedora provides the following functions:

  • Printer Status´╝łError / Warning)
  • Ink Levels
  • Paper Count Information
  • Nozzle Check
  • Head Cleaning
How-to Install the Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Printer Driver and Software on Fedora Linux - Featured
  1. Download Epson Printer Drivers for Fedora:

    Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 .rpm Driver

    Get Epson Printer Rpm Linux Driver.

  2. Open a Console/Terminal Shell emulator window

    How-to Install the Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Printer Driver and Software on Fedora - Open File Manager
  3. Access the Target location

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

    cd ~/Downloads


    cd /tmp

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

    ls .
  4. Installing the Epson Printer Driver

    For Fedora below 23:

    sudo yum install ./epson-inkjet-printer-escpr*.rpm

    For Fedora 23+:

    sudo dnf install ./epson-inkjet-printer-escpr*.rpm

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

  5. Download Epson Printer Utility for Fedora:

    Epson Printer Utility Fedora
  6. To Install Epson Printer Utility follow the Same Procedure as for the Drivers

    sudo dnf install ~/Downloads/epson-printer-utility*.rpm


    sudo yum install ~/Downloads/epson-printer-utility*.rpm

    Here below a Shot of the Epson Printer Utility with the well-market Features…
    How-to Install the Epson WF-4720/WF-4730/WF-4740 Printer on Linux - Epson Printer Utility

  7. How-to Getting-Started with Epson Scanning+Faxing on Fedora:

    Fedora Epson Scanner+Fax Quick-Start
  8. How-to Install Adobe Reader for Linux:
    Setup Adobe Reader for Linux.

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