How to Install Epson Scanner Driver Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS

May 29, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Epson Scanner Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic

Hello Kubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Epson Scanner Driver on Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And Epson Image Scan! for Kubuntu is a software that provides Driver and Software for Scanning on Kubuntu 18.04 Desktops.

To Get Installed the proper Image Scan release for your Printer is enough to Search on Epson Download Center for your Epson Model.

Most Noteworthy, if you Cannot Find Epson Image Scan V3 on Epson Website then Follow this -> Guide.

Finally, this complication in the Workflow because Epson has Discontinued the Image Scan Linux Releases.

How-to Install Epson Scanner Driver Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install Epson Scanner Driver Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Open Terminal
  2. Download Epson Image Scan Software for GNU/Linux:

    Search “MY-MODEL” (Eg.:WF-3640) for Linux

    In Case No Bionic then Grab the Ubuntu 16.10 Release!

  3. Extract imageScan Bundle
    Double-Click and Extract into /tmp.

    How-to Install Epson Scanner Driver Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic - extraction

    Or from Shell:

    tar xvzf ./imagescan*.deb.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  4. Install the Software Dependencies

    sudo apt-get install xsltproc

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

  5. Enabling Ubuntu Zesty Packages Support
    Skip this Step if Image Scan for Bionic is Available!

    sudo su -c "echo 'deb http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ zesty main restricted universe multiverse' >> /etc/sources.list.d/extra.list"
    sudo apt update
  6. Then Install imageScan Software for Linux
    Change to the software Location:

    cd /tmp/imagescan*

    Then Run the Installer:

    sudo ./install.sh
  7. Disabling Kubuntu Extra Packages Source

    sudo rm /etc/sources.list.d/extra.list
    sudo apt update
  8. Launch imageScan and Start Scanning :)

    From Terminal simply with:

    imagescan

    How-to Install Epson Scanner Driver Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic - ImageScan Kubuntu Launcher

    How-to Install Epson Scanner Driver Kubuntu 18.04 Bionic - ImageScan GUI

  9. How Install Spotify Client on Kubuntu:
    Setup Spotify Kubuntu.


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