How to Install HP Scanner in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic GNU/Linux

November 16, 2018 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

HP Scanner Driver Ubuntu 18.10 - Setting Up

  1. Finally, to Install HP Scanner Driver
    Change to the Directory containing the Downloaded HP Scanner Drivers Installer

    cd ~/Downloads

    Give Execution Permissions

    chmod +x hplip*.run

    Run the HP Scanner Drivers Installer

    sudo ./hplip*.run

    Confirm to “Install as Root” to avoid potentials installation issues…
    In Case of Upgrade when Prompted Confirm ro Re-Install with “i”
    For the others just Confirms the Defaults.
    The Installer will Provide Automatically to Manage all the Software Dependencies!
    During Installation You may be Prompted about to Unplug and Re-Plug the USB Connected Scanners:
    How to Install HP Scanner Driver in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic - Re-Connect usb Scanner

    In any cases you can Plug-In a New HP Device simpy by Running this Command:

    sudo hp-setup

    And then Following the Wizard…
    How to Install HP Scanner Driver in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic - New Device Setup


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