Kubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start Guide

March 26, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Kubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Quick-Start with Epson Scanner on Kubuntu GNU/Linux Desktop.

And at the same time this guide show also How to Install Epson Scanner Driver for Kubuntu.

Because 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.

Finally, to Get Installed the imageScan Software+Driver for Kubuntu is enough to Search on Epson Download Center with your Printer Model.

Kubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start Guide - Featured
  1. Download Epson Image Scan Software for GNU/Linux:

    Search “MY-MODEL” (Eg.:WF-3640) for Linux
  2. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Start Typing ‘term’ on Desktop.
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Kubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start Guide -  Kde5 Open  Terminal
  3. Extract iScan Bundle

    Eventually Double-Click on Archive in File Manager and Extract into /tmp:

    Kubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start Guide - extraction

    Or from Shell:

    tar xvzf ./*scan*.deb.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  4. Then Install imageScan Software for Linux
    Change to the software Location:

    cd /tmp/iscan*

    Then Run the Installer:

    sudo ./install.sh
  5. Launch imageScan and Start Scanning :)

    From Terminal simply with:

    imagescan

    Or Look into your Desktop Menu Apps…
    Kubuntu Epson Scanner Quick-Start Guide - Image Scan GUI


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