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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 both.)...
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EPSON XP-235 Expression Home printer installed but WONT JUST PRINT

So I recently got an Epson XP-235 Expression Home printer and I have tried everything to the best of my ability, but IT WONT JUST PRINT. My computer is a Sony vaio with a 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Samsung SCX-4200 Scanner not working (printing OK) 14.04

I have somehow lost the possiblity of scanning using my Samsung SCX-4200 3in1 printer. Priting works fine using the Linux driver, provided at initial instalation, however scanning stalls and fails. ...
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Installing scanner

I am trying to install a new scanner (a Canon Canoscan 9000F Mark II, which is fully supported by SANE, according to the list of SANE-supported scanners. I have downloaded and compiled the current ...
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Does XEROX WorkCentre 3025V_BI work with ubuntu 14.04?

I'm planning to buy a XEROX WorkCentre 3025V_BI Multifunction Printer/Scanner. Its specifications says that it's compatible with Ubuntu 10.04-13.04. Does anyone of you have one? Can you reinforce me ...
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Does Samsung SL-M2070 work with ubuntu 14.04?

I'm planning to buy a Samsung SL-M2070 Multifunction Priter. Can you reinforce me that this device works with ubuntu 14.04? In particular to the scanner functionality. Thank you,
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Epson GT-10000 Scanner problem

I have an Epson GT-10000 scanner hooked up to a SCSI card (Adaptec PCI SCSI 7850 (2904) card on my computer. The furthest I got with it is that I got Epson Scan opened up and it tried to scan but then ...
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How often do scanners work in a Windows Virtual Box under an Ubuntu host?

Please note that I am not asking how to set up this, as there are already excellent answers regarding that on this site. I'm asking how often this generally works: The host is an Ubuntu system (any ...
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Installing Iscan for Epson SX425W

I downloaded the All-In-One package for the SX420, as this was the one listed for my specific printer, extracted it, and ran intall.sh in a terminal. The output was as follows: draganglas@draganglas-...
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In application Simply Scan ver 3.18.2 under Lubuntu 15.10 after open app is comment “ Failed to scan. Unable to connect to scanner.”

Condition: Lubuntu 15.10 Simple scan ver 3.18.2 Brother DPC7030 Program Simple Scan do not see scanner. Application message "Failed to scan. Unable to connect to scanner". In preferences app see ...
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canon lide does not scan the bottom of the page in text mode

When I scan a page in text mode, only the top 70-80% of the page is scanned (regardless of page settings; my paper is letter size, the page setting is letter, but the same result happens with a4 & ...
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saneimage with Canon MP280 on 15.10

I attempted to run scanimage against a Canon MP280 multi-function printer including scanning using the following command: scanimage -d "pixma:04A91746" >image with the following result: ...
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HP Scanner not working in Ubuntu 15.04

I manually installed hplip ver. 3.16.3 in order to get my printer + scanner combo to work. My hardware is an HP LaserJet Pro MFP M125A. Here is the output of hp-scan -g HP Linux Imaging and Printing ...
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OCR Scan (Scan Snap IX500)

I do have a question related to IX500. When it comes to scan documents I face trouble when running OCR scan. Can anybody out there describe how you manage to get that running properly. best regards ...
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scanimage only recognizes scanner as ADF suddenly

I was using scanimage to scan some documents with my Brother DS-620 sheetfed scanner with the following command: scanimage --device 'dsseries:usb:0x04F9:0x60E0' \ --format=tiff \ --...
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Canon mf4820d scanner is not working

I have already installed followed printer driver on Ubuntu 15.10 and it is working well while printing but its scanner doesn't work. I use SIMPLE SCAN package for scanning but it shows an error. Is ...
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accessing scanner through Ubuntu 15.10

I am learning about Ubuntu Linux and have converted a computer from Windows 7 to U. My scanning function is now gone (Brother MFC-J4310DW 3-in one). I have got the fax and printing okay, but it seems ...
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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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CanoScan LiDE90 Driver/configuration

It's been long time since I try it with Ubuntu 10 or may be 11.xx (2009-2010 or so. TT_TT ) I still having a Canon Scan "LiDE90", and then was not working properly in Ubuntu. After years out running ...
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What these make messages mean while compiling sane-backends?

I tried to compile the sane-backends from source but getting the following messages after running make, to configure, I ran ./configure --enable-avahi BACKENDS='canon genesys test' make[1]: Leaving ...
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Using an epson DS-40 scanner on linux

I just got a little epson scanner (DS-40) and I have been having problems getting it working. I installed the drivers from this page and the device powers on and shows up under lsusb Bus 001 ...
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Issue related with unmet dependencies after installing new libraries

After upgrading from Ubuntu 15.04 to 15.10, I had an issue with my scanner on Canon PIXMA MX870 that was not recognized by Simple Scan or Xsane. I've found my answer on how to make it work: Original ...
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Barcode Scanner Input Manipulation

I'm facing some problems with a barcode scanner from Cygnal Inc, model Sweda SL-20. Info from lsusb -v: Bus 003 Device 003: ID 10c4:ff11 Cygnal Integrated Products, Inc. Device Descriptor: bLength ...
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How to install EPSON L220 printer and scanner in XUbuntu 14.04

i got the issue to install in XUbuntu, i try to find by the Printers, but i didnt found. The printer i got is EPSON L220 in the webpage say Epson EcoTank L220, can help me how to install? or how to ...
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Driver 138a:0090 Fingerprint reader Validity Sensors

I know that there has been similar posts about certain Fingerprint devices not being recognized, so I hope I'm not double posting. In my case it's the VFS7500 sensor from Validity Sensors lsusb: Bus ...
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Medion Scanner MD90093

I have a Medion Scanner MD90093, how i can install this in Ubuntu 15.10 ? I like to use with XSANE but the Program tell: NO SCANNER FOUND ! Thanks
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Canon CanoScan 9000F Mark II with Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I can't get my Canon CanoScan 9000F Mark II to work on ubuntu 14.04 64bit. sane-find-scanner and sudo sane-find-scanner both produce: found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Canon], product=0x190d ...
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which flatbed scanner are supported in 12.04 and abow

I have use 12.04 and And above Ubuntu OS... But i have faced this problem is only two flatbed scanner is support in Ubuntu like cannon LID 110 & HP-G2410, So any alternate scanner are supported ...
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Network PIXMA MX925 on Ubuntu 15.10

Following these steps from this question, I've managed to discover my scanner over the network with scanimage -L but I'm still getting an error with scanimage -T: [sanei_debug] Setting debug level of ...
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Scanning over WiFi with Dell e525w multifunction printer

How to get scanning over WiFi up and running with the Dell e525w multifunction printer. Not really a question, just posting here since it hasn't been asked yet and it needed a bit of research to find ...
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Multifunction canon MG2520 printer installed scanner not detected

I have been through I can't even remember all the edits. Yet my scanner is not detected. Used all the efforts names and this printer scanner is supported yet there fails to be a comprehensible guide ...
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Have xsane convert multi-image scan to single PDF before emailing it?

I'd like to use xsane to scan several pages, merge them into a single PDF, and email that PDF. Essentially, combining the 'Multipage' and 'E-mail' project types into one step. Anyone know how? Or, ...
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Simple Scanner fails to find wifi MG3222 all in one scanner, Printer works

I'm trying to get the Simple Scanner to connect to wifi MG3222, the printer connects good and prints a test page and any other doc. The desk top is running Ubuntu 14.04 up to date software, 32bit ...
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Scanning function HP Deskjet 1514

I am trying to get the Scanner function to work on my HP Deskjet 1514 all in one printer having installed new genuine ink cartridges. I can print the Alignment page for aligning the printers - but ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and hplip wifi, hp photsmart scanner always acquires old image

I've a hp photsmart plus on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 (wifi hplip driver) and all was scanning well until yesterday. Now happens that the scanner show me always an image acquired yesterday. If I put a new ...
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help me set up drivers to my Epson printer

I have Ubuntu installed on my computer but I honestly don't know a thing about running programs off of this OS. I'm trying to set up a printer to this computer through a USB connection for the ease of ...
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HP 4280 Deskjet all in one printer. Scans

I have HP 4280 Scanjet all in one printer. Scans are Automatically sent to an HP Photosmart application. How do I change the automatic scan settings to a file of my choosing in windows?
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Samsung CLX-6220FX (scanner part)

I was not able to make my Ubuntu 15.10 recognize the scanner part of this device which is cable-connected to my LAN. No problem with the printer part of the device. Any suggestions?
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Problems with scanner and simple scan

When I try to scan an image in simplescan (and also other applications like scanimage or VueScan) the error message "Scanner not found" appears. But Ubuntu seems to recognize the Canon LIDE 110 as ...
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XSane fails to open device (invalid argument)

I'm new to Linux and installed Ubuntu 15.10 few days ago. I can successfully print on my Canon i-SENSYS MF4890dw, but when trying to scan with Xsane I get the following: Failed to open device 'pixma:...
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How to install EPSON l210 scanner

I am trying to install the Epson scanner driver... I have extracted the tar.gz. file but on ./configure shows the error checking for GIMP - version >= 1.0.0... checking for gimp-config... no no ...
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Is the scanner Canon Pixma MG2450 working in Ubuntu?

The Canon Pixma MG2450 printer has an integrated scanner that should work with a tool like Simple Scan (or xsane or Skanlite). There are two sets of drivers (provided by Canon as deb files): two ...
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Xsane does not recognize scanner Brother DCP-135C - Xsane não reconhece scanner Brother DCP-135C

Já palmei vários tópicos mas ainda não resolvi este problema. A impressora funciona direitinho, mas o scanner não, Drivers e xsane estão instalados. Tentei resolver alterando o ficheiro /lib/udev/...
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Canon MB2300 Scanner - everything works except doc feeder

The system is Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. After adding ppa:rolfbensch/sane-git to software sources, scanning functionality through xsane was achieved for the subject device. Except, that is, for the ...
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xsane cannot be launched from Dash

I recently installed xsane on a new computer running 15.10. When I try to launch it from the Dash by typing "xsane" or "XSane", nothing comes up. I know I can launch it from a terminal, but that ...
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Installing Samsung Multifunctional printer and scanner SCX3404FW under Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and now I am trying to install the printer. My printer is multi functional printer and scan device - Samsung SCX3405FW Please advise how to install them as wi fi network ...
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Slow start, video and Canon printer problems on Ubuntu 14.04

I would not say that I've read everything and I did not find an answer, but I did some research before to post this and I have find nothing to help my issues... I have a HP with i7 octa-core and 8 GB ...
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how to setup simple scan on a local USB brother printer

There are similar questions out there, no answers yet. I have found; Brother-L2540D: setup brscan4 for usb printer Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Can print to network printer but cannot use ...
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Connecting FireWire scanner to Thunderbolt port

Is it possible to connect an old FireWire film scanner to a Thunderbolt port by using a Thunderbolt to FireWire adapter (Apple MD464ZM/A)?
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Newbie, Unable to install scanner Software for Brother MFC L8850CDW?

Newbie, Unable to install scanner Software(S/W) for Brother MFC L8850CDW? Hi, I've tried to install the Brother scanner S/W onto my pc. I tried both the Scanner & the Printer downloads but ...