Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How to Download & Install

June 13th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 Installation

Hello Linux Mint User! This Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Download and Install Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 LTS GNU/Linux 32/64bit Desktop.

And the Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 Installation guide include also instructions on How to Getting-Started Scanning on Linux Mint.

Especially relevant: using the Epson Printer Utility Software, you can check Ink Levels, View Error and other Status… on EPSON XP-257 Series Printer.

Finally to Get the Epson XP-257 Series Printer Installed on Ubuntu Linux you need to Download and Install the Epson Proprietary Driver.

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  1. 1. Launching the Shell Emulator

    Open a Terminal window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. 2. Updating Linux Mint Repo

    Then Update Linux Mint Repositories:
    This step is a precaution in case the sources are not Up to Date.
    So if you prefer try first to Install it directly like shown here below…

    sudo apt update
  3. 3. Downloading Epson XP-257 Driver for Linux Mint

    Download Linux Mint Epson XP-257 Driver

    Epson XP-257 Driver .deb

    On Firefox prompt if possible on Prompt Select directly “Open with Linux Mint Software Center”!

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Open with Linux Mint Software Center

    Or with Chrome Click on Bottom’s Button, otherwise Double-Click on it in the File Manager…

  4. 4. Installing Epson XP-257 Driver on Linux Mint

    Next follow with Ubuntu Epson XP-257 Driver Installation
    Click on “Install”:

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Start Installation

    Then Authenticate with your Admin Password to Start the Installation process:

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Authentication

    In Few Time the Software should be Successfully Installed!
    Or if you prefer from Terminal execute:

    sudo apt install gdebi
    sudo gdebi ~/Download/epson*.deb install

    And if downloaded with Firefox it may be inside to the /tmp/[youruser]* Folder…

  5. 5. Accessing Linux Mint Settings

    Then Open Linux Mint Settings:

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Open Settings

    Simply Hit ‘Cmd’/’Win’ and Search for ‘Settings’.

  6. 6. Installing Epson XP-257 Printer

    And Add Epson XP-257 on Linux Mint

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Linux Mint Settings Devices

    Click the Add Printer Button:

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Add Printer
  7. 7. Downloading Epson Printer Utility for Linux Mint

    Download Linux Mint Epson XP-257 Printer Utility

    Epson XP-257 Utility .deb

    Get the Epson Printer XP-257 Utility for Linux Mint.
    And proceed the Same as for the Driver.

  8. 8. Installing Epson XP-257 Utility on Linux Mint

    And to Install Ubuntu Epson XP-257 Utility Tool
    Again Click on “Install”:

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Start Installation

    Then Authenticate with your Admin Password to Start the Installation process:

    Driver Epson XP-257 Linux Mint 19 How-to Download and Install -  Authentication

    In Few Time the Software should be Successfully Installed!
    Or if you prefer from Terminal execute:

    sudo apt install gdebi
    sudo gdebi ~/Download/epson*.deb install

    And if downloaded with Firefox it may be inside to the /tmp/[youruser]* Folder…

  9. 9. Epson Scanning Quick-Start Guide

    How-to Quick-Start with Epson Scanning on Linux Mint:

    Ubuntu Epson XP-257 Scanner Quick-Start Guide
  10. Ubuntu Best Software:
    Best Software to Install on Linux Mint.

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