Epson is a company best known for its printers, although it also produces a wide variety of other hardware products.

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Ubuntu 12.x USB printer “Stopped - Waiting for printer to become available.”

My wife was consistently having issues printing to her Epson Sylus Photo R200 USB printer on Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Noted the error in the printer properties Printing State: Stopped - Waiting for ...
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Installing Epson print driver gives 404 on Ubuntu.com

I am installing the generic Epson print driver from Epson here http://download.ebz.epson.net/dsc/search/01/search/?OSC=LX. When installing with Ubuntu software centre I get an immediate error to check ...
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How to check the ink level in Epson Stylus DX 4400?

I have a Epson Stylus DX 4400. I need to see its ink levels in the 4 tanks it has. I tried MTink but I can't get it to work. The printer can't print anymore. I need to know which tank is empty but I ...
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14.04 can't get Epson ME-103 scanner to work

I got a brand new computer and would like to use Ubuntu 64 bit tried 13.10 for a month and got stuck with getting my Epson ME-301 scanner to work. Now 14.04 is released, I gave another try but did ...
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Epson Stylus NX420 - Scanner fails, prints OK

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04.3. My Epson Stylus NX 420 Printer works OK w/ its driver, but I can't get the Scanner to work. It is connected to my network, and not directly plugged into my computer (I ...
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I need to load driver for Epson Perfection 4180 Scanner

The scanner doesn't seem to have an easy to load driver that I can get at the Epson site. The options that are available seem to need to be installed at the terminal prompt. I am lost at that point. ...
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How does one get an Epson Stylus SX425W to work with ubuntu 12.04

Have tried down loading it from computer but it will only go so far then says that there is an error see /var/log/jockey.log. The printer will respond to the command print but will not print, it ...
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Epson printer driver needs libqt4-gui

I'm trying to install a driver for the Epson SX440. I've downloaded the .deb from: http://openprinting.org/printer/Epson/Epson-SX440_Series but it needs lsb installed. I'm on 10.04, and I go to ...
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Epson 2400 scanner doesn't work

My Epson Perfection 2400 Photo usb-scanner doesn't work in 12.04. The scanner is recognized, but in snapscan.conf, the backend eswf41.bin gave me an error. I have tried to start the scanner with ...
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Epson L800 lsb error Ubuntu 16.04

This particular printer doesn't work with esc-pr and has a driver and a useful interface utility that shows ink level and nozzle cleaning options. This driver explicitly needs lsb-core and in 14.04 it ...
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Printer connectivity

I have Ubuntu 15.10 and am trying to connect my printer - an Epson stylus SX445W. This printer has wifi and usb connectivity. Via the system settings, not a single printer appears nor does Ubuntu ...
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How exactly do I install an epson wf-2630 printer onto my new ubuntu studio OS?

I've read that there's some sort of package that has to be installed before I can even get the "linux version" of setup file or drivers, but nothing I see tells greenhorns where to go do this stuff ...
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How to print using only color cartridge WHEN OUT OF BLACK INK?

My printer ran out of black ink, but the color cartridge still has a lot of ink. I want to print using only ink from the color cartridge. I used to be able to do this using advanced printer settings ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 and Epson Artian 837

I just installed Ubuntu 15.10 and would like to install drivers for my Artisan 837 printer. Using System Settings and Printers, the driver epson-201112W is highlighted for download but the install ...
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Epson NX430 colors print misaligned

My Epson NX430 works in Windows, but on Linux ( 14.04 ), the colors are misaligned. It seems that Epson send you to some weird site for Linux drivers: ...
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Where can I find a driver for an Epson XP-424? What is the process to install the driver once I find one?

I'm looking for a driver for an Epson XP-424 printer. Where can I find one and what is the process to install once I find one?
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Wireless Feature of Epson XP-225

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I have an Epson XP-225. I downloaded the Linux driver off their site. It's working fine from my desktop. I would like to get the wireless feature to work, but I don't see ...
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Epson V500 Photo + Kubuntu + iscan plugin package

I'm trying to install Epson V500 Photo printer and I have followed these instructions I downloaded the drivers in right order but the last one "iscan plugin package" does not install to my computer. ...
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Scanner problem - Espon Stylus NX420 All-In-One

I have an Epsom NX420 all-in-one printer. The printer was just plug & play and works fine as a wireless network printer....but I cannot get the scanner to work. It seems that this printer is not ...
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hardware - EPSON L365 Scanner

I've managed to install some packages provided by Seiko Epson and have my printer work normally. However, I can't get the scanner to work. It's a EPSON L365 Multifunction printer/scanner/photocopier. ...
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Installing printer Epson SX235W in Ubuntu 14.04

I am fairly new to installing/fixing things on Ubuntu if this does not involve the graphical interface of Software Centre. I want to get my Epson Stylus SX235W working, but unable to do it so far. ...
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Epson XP-202 driver for Ubuntu 15.04

I did install Ubuntu 15.04 today...my printer Epson XP-202 is not working! Am looking for the driver...Does anyone know where I can find it?
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Scanner Not Found On Wireless Ubuntu 14.04

I was able to get the printer epson workforce wf-3520 to print wirelessly, but it can not find the scanner. Does anyone know the steps to get Ubuntu 14.04LTS to find the wireless scanner? It only ...
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Scanning with an Epson xp-310 on Ubuntu 12.04

I've got an Epson xp-310 all-in-one which I'm able to print on but will not allow me scan. It says "computer not found" or simply "unavailable". My guess is that I need a scanner driver. I have tried ...
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Ubuntu and a Epson Artisan 835 printer not installing (Install locks up)

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Epson artisan 835 printer not installing (Install locks up). I use set-up, printers, and choose the Epson. It starts to install and locks up about half way. Is there a way to ...
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Epson XP-212 does not print

I've been trying to get an Epson Expression Home XP-212 printer/scanner working on Ubuntu 12.04. From Epson's website I have downloaded and installed the following drivers: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 will not recognise my Epson WP4545 printer.

Ubuntu 14.04 does not recognise my Epson WP4545 wireless printer. When Add printer, it finds it, and the proper driver, but when I try to download the driver it freezes. I have un-installed Ubuntu and ...
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How to fix: Epson wireless networked printer aborts after printing half a page

Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS Epson Stylus TX550W multifunction printer (copies, scans, but no fax): The first time I managed to discover the printer on my wireless LAN. However, when printing the Ubuntu Test ...
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Error installing printer driver

I am trying to install the driver for my Epson WP-4530 printer. I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. My printer is connected to my home network router. The Printer install utility is able to ...
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I am looking for drivers for my Epson Stylus CX4300 for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I haven't been able to find software drivers for my Epson Stylus CX4300. This is a multi-function device consisting of a printer and scanner. The articles on the forums refer to older versions of ...
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How to install Epson xp-750?

I am a first time user of Ubuntu, and struggle to install a printer, my printer is Epson xp-750 A link to how this is done is appreciated.
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Assigning ehci-pci to an Epson V33 scanner instead of xhci_hcd

I have recently installed Xubuntu 14.04 on two computers. Computer A is a DELL Aptitude E5430 laptop, whereas Computer B is a home-mounted desktop, with an ASUS H87-Plus motherboard. I have been ...
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color problem Epson XP215

I just installed Epson XP 215. Printing plain black text works,only the CMYK colours are not lined up correctly: there is a vertical shift... Can someone help me on fixing that problem? Thanks in ...
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linux epson driver fast printing

Windows epson inkjet printer driver offers "fast printing" option that provides 1.5-2x faster printing without noticeable quality loss (by printing in a bi-directional manner, printing head prints ...
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Epson ink levels above 100% using ink

I am using an EPSON Stylus DX4050 printer on my Ubuntu machine, and since I upgraded to 14.04, my ink level tools are giving incoherent results: $ sudo ink -p usb ink 0.5.1 (c) 2010 Markus Heinz ...
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How to connect to Projector (EPSON EX7220) wirelessly

I've got my hands on a projector (EPSON EX7220) and I've got it connected to my LAN over Wi-Fi. How might I connect my laptop to it? (Thinkpad X1 Carbon with Ubuntu Gnome 13.10) Any help would rock!
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Epson Printer with Ubuntu 16

sudo apt-get install printer-driver-escpr not working with Ubuntu 16. Epson L130 printer added but with a different driver which is not for inkjet printers or is not working with Epson L130, Now what ...
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Epson WF 36xx series shooting blanks driver not installing 16.04

As the title states, my printer isn't working right and things aren't installing easily. I have this networked on wireless. The test pages printed directly from the printer were fine. I am using the ...
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Trying to use Epson XP-420 printer as a scanner

I have an Epson XP-420 all-in-one printer. The printer works OK. However, I cannot get the scanner working. I installed the linux driver and had the Image Scan for Epson application showing up. But, ...
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How to install Epson L375 printer in Ubuntu 16.04

I have installed now Ubuntu 16.04 in my computer, but the installation of my Epson Ecotank L375 printer failed. I can not find the driver of the printer and there is not a lsb file for the drivers ...
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How to find ppd's in printer-driver-escpr?

I am installing an Epson XP-830 printer. Openprinting doesn't list it (it's new), but the -820 seems like a close match. (Epson's own website also gives similar if not identical instructions for ...
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Epson SX425W in Ubuntu 14.04.1

I have a problem with the Epson SX425W in Ubuntu 14.04.1. I installed the proprietary driver, but the printer does not work; exactly, it starts printing, and after a few seconds stops and does not ...
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Scanner Epson L210 Ubuntu 15.10 no funciona

English (translated) text: I 've tried many methods to run my scanner Epson L210 and does not recognize Sane: it only tells me that you have a USB-connected scanner "epson" but tells me that the ...
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Epson Printer Printing Weird Symbols

My Epson Workforce Pro (can't remember model.) is printing symbols like @,!,?. (Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS) I plugged it in to my windows 7 pc and it worked. I installed the drivers like it said when I ...
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How can I connect to an Epson Data Projector using USB on 15.04?

I am using an Epson EB-X9 data projector at work, the VGA cables that we normally use are constantly breaking and giving problems. My computer connects fine in Windows 10 mode but will not detect the ...
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Scanner not Working, in Conjunction with USB Ports not Working - How Diag & Fix?

Epson Perfection 1240U Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit How do I diagnose & fix the problem? See also: USB Ports not Working for "in conjunction with usb ports not working" As with the usb ports not ...
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Epson printer installation

I'm trying to install my Epson Workforce Pro WF-4630 printer on Ubuntu 14.04. The printer installation process recognizes the printer that's attached via USB and confirms to install EPSON-ESCPR ...
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I need help with my printer installation

What should I do? I have an Epson XP-360 printer and I'm using the generic driver and it won't print.
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Epson xp-610 not using driver properly

This morning I had my Epson XP-610 printer installed. It wasn't printing because I couldn't convince it that I'd installed a new ink cartridge. I decided to try removing the printer from the printers ...
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when trying to use Epson NX125 tells me cannot print because of broken pipe

when trying to use Epson NX125 tells me cannot print because of broken pipe can you please advise