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xsane exits with “Invalid argument” while scanning with Brother DCP-J725DW, what does it mean?

Brother DCP-J725DW scan is not functioning in Ubuntu 13.04. xsane error: Failed to open device 'brother4:bus1;dev2': Invalid argument.
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Is there package I can install for using a webcam as a document scanner?

My scanner recently broke and I'm looking for a way to scan multi-page documents using my web camera. Ideally, I'd like some sort of program that would analyse/average multiple images from the webcam ...
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How to get Canoscan LiDe 25 to work with simple scan in Ubuntu 13.10?

After upgrading to 13.10 my scanner stopped working. Simple scan can kind of detect my scanner, but fails to scan. It keeps trying, instead of just telling that "no scanner has been found". I also ...
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Canon MP600 USB-connected Scanner is not recognized by sane-find-scanner

I have a Canon Pixma MP600, which is supported by xsane with pixma backend. I have Xubuntu 12.04, this is the result of sudo sane-find-scanner -v command: searching for USB scanners: checking ...
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Fujitsu S1300i advances document but doesn't scan

I'm using a Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i. sudo sane-find-scanner (using sudo as a temporary workaround to minimise any permissions problems) returns: found USB scanner (vendor=0x04c5 [FUJITSU], ...
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Scan problem -Fujitu Scansnap S1300i

I'm trying to install a Scansnap s1300i scanner on ubuntu 13.10. It is still not working. My question: With a sudo scanimage -L command, I receive the response : device ...
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Canon Pixma MG 5150 scanning using buttons

I managed to get both the printer and the scanner (with scangearmp) working on my 12.04 by installing the packages from Canon website (gutenprint wouldn't work properly and xsane doesn't support this ...
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How to Get the Canon 8400F Scanner to Function with Ubuntu 13.04 (64bit)

I have been unable to find advice on how to get the Canon 8400F Scanner to function with the 64 bit version of Ubuntu 13.04. The scanner works with Window 7 (64 bit). Which would mean that the ...
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How can I use a WS-Scan device with ubuntu OS and variants?

Although I'm fairly sure this is not network scanner/printer specific, I'm attempting to use this with an OKI MC342dn. It also has a "network TWAIN" option (among many others) but WSD-scan seems to ...
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scanner of Samsung SCX-4200 does not work on ubuntu 12.10

I have a Samsung SCX-4200 multifunction printer/scanner which works fine under Windows 8. The printer works fine under Ubuntu 12.10, but the scanner doesn't work. "sudo sane-find-scanner" find ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 cannot connect to scanner

Upgraded from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04. Scanner HP CM1312 MFP worked flawlessly, untill upgrade. After upgrade ´unable to connect to scanner´, both in ´Simple Scan´ and ´Gscan2pdf´. Could this bug be ...
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Setting Up Scanning With Konica Minolta Bizhub 350

I'm trying to get a Konica Minolta Bizhub 350 network printer to send scanned documents to a desktop station. I've been trying to achieve this through smb but with no luck, I'm not exactly sure what ...
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Canon LIDE 110: should reconnect USB for each scan

I have a Canon LIDE 110 scanner which works by default on ubuntu 12.10 64bit. The problem is after first scan I can not scan for second time. I should reconnect USB cable to use scanner again. I use ...
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How do I get a Brother 8065DN scanner to work over network?

I've looked for instructions at the brother website but it seems terribly outdated. I can use it as a printer but not as a scanner in my office, but I need several machines with the ability to scan ...
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How can I make the scanner of a Canon E500 work?

10 years ago I thought I made a BIG mistake when I bought my Laser LBP800. Getting it to work with Ubuntu was disastrous. Now, 10 years later, I thought things had improved. So I got this Canon E500 ...
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sane usb scanner works, but sane-find-scanner doesn't find it

I am trying to make my Canon pixma MP540 work under Ubuntu 12.10. I have installed SANE using their install instructions file. Now, I did sudo sane-find-scanner and it found no devices. I started ...
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Wifi connection to scanner not working

I have a Samsung NC10 running Ubuntu 12.04 with wifi connection to a Netgear DG834PN router with wifi connection to an Epson SX515W multi function printer. I also have a desktop machine running 12.04 ...
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Installing Cannon LiDe 25 Scanner

I am new to Ubuntu and after installing 12.04 I cannot get my Cannon LiDE 25 scanner to work, although when I followed the instructions for installing SANE via sudo install, it told me it had ...
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Unable to install scanner software for Cannon Scanner

I am getting the following message when I am trying to do a CanonScan 5600F installation and setup from CD-ROM Archive: /media/CANOSCAN/MSETUP4.EXE [/media/CANOSCAN/MSETUP4.EXE] ...
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Detecting an HP Scanner (Scanjet 3800)

First of all can I just point out please that I am in no way technically minded so looking for a very simple simon answer (with any necessary checks/steps) if possible please - thank you :-) I have ...
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Canoscan Lide 60 not working in Ubuntu 13.10

After Installing Ubuntu 13.10, my scanner not working, or not detected in xsane, please help me to connect my scanner.
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Epson Perfection 3490 Scanner + 13.10 - no longer supported?

This really is a question for Canonical & anyone who has worked on selecting scanner modules to go in the current kernel. I'm running Ubuntu 13.10, and my scanner, the very old Epson Perfection ...
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Mustek BearPaw 2400CU Ubuntu 13.10

I try to install my old Mustek BearPaw 2400CU scanner to my Ubuntu 13.10. I have installed xsane and PS2fw.usb is in folder /usr/share/sane/gt68xx. I edit /etc/sane.d/gt68xx.conf lines with BearPaw ...
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Epson V330Photo Scanner not recognised after installation

I have an Epson V330 Photo, which until now was running on Windows. Now iḿ trying to install the device on my linux laptop but experience some troubles. Well actually no troubles. its just doesnt work ...
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Help installing canon D530 Drivers

I downloaded the drivers from the Canon support website and followed the instructions in the help file but it is not working and when ran the terminal commands nothing happened and I don’t know what ...
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hp printer scanner re-installation problem

I have Hp all in one deskjet 1050 that time and again do not identifies scanner in ubuntu 12.04. Almost two months ago I re-installed the latest driver from hp website for all in one (printer worked ...
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How to get scanner recognized after installing drivers?

I installed ScanGear MP for Linux on 12.04 LTS. Packages installed are: scangearmp-common_1.90-1_amd64.deb and scangearmp-mx890series_1.90-1_amd64.deb. Simple Scan is also installed. Packages aren't ...
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Is the a way to make hp-scan or scanimage to automatically select de right area to scan?

I'm trying to make an non network scanner to work with linux running via command line and hiding it with php/html. The commands to scan hp-scan and scanimage are working well but they don't ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.10 Canon Pixma MX320 Sane starts to scan and then fails with Error during device I/O

The scanner works fine when plugged directly into my Xubuntu laptop. Then I had the brilliant idea that it would be nice to have it plugged into the server instead. I have followed this guide to set ...
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Does the Epson Perfection V600 Photo Scanner or V550 Work with SANE

Before buying either the Epson Perfection V600 Photo Scanner or the Epson Perfection V550, I would like to confirm from a person who has used either of these scanners under Linux that they work with ...
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How to UNINSTALL Brother drivers?

How do I fix this? /sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libbrscandec2.so.1 is not a symbolic link /sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libbrcolm2.so.1 is not a symbolic link More relevantly, how do I uninstall ...
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Epson L350 Intank printer/scanner

I have one of the new Epson Intank series L350 and the printer itself installed fine on Ubuntu, however even with drivers off Epson's support site, namely iscan-data and iscan-*ltd7, I am not able to ...
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Use Canon MX510 as scanner

I'm trying to scan from my Canon PIXMA MX515 via the network. What I've tried so far: SimpleScan recognizes Scanner, but says it couldn't establish a connection. xsane tells me Error while opening ...
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Where I can get drivers to install Genius CP-SF600 scaner in ubuntu 12.04?

I have a Genius CP SF600 scanner, very portable and easy to use, used before in windows, but after I got Ubuntu I can not install it....No drivers available...any suggestion?
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sane driver for fuji xeros DocuPrint CM205

Running Ubuntu 13.10 trying to install fuji xerox DocuPrint cm205 scanner. When running sane-find-scanner the scanner is not found, is there a driver to support this?
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Canon Lide 30 with 12.04

I would like to use my old Canon Lide 30 scanner on Ubuntu 12.04. However, neither Simple Scan nor XSane recognise the scanner. nilsholgersson@Plina:~$ sane-find-scanner # sane-find-scanner will now ...
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How to setting up Xerox DocuPrint M205 b on Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

Just bought the printer with scanner (copier) capability. Having trouble on setting up the printer/scanner. Tried to setup with Brother HL 2030 ...
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How To get IT Filmscan35 I installed & working on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

The device is a ITNS-300 35mm neg/slide scanner labeled FilmScan35 I. It is USB powered, and the installation CD from Innovative Technology is 'for' XP thru Win7. I assume it is much like a standard ...
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not able to add canon mf4570dw scanner

I have installed the driver for my printer mf4570dw from canon official site and I am able to print from it over the wifi network, but the problem arose when I tried to scan from the same. Firstly I ...
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Automatically select scan area in xsane

I'm using xsane to scan some documents (of various page sizes) and I'd like to configure it to automatically scan/select the document itself without needing a preview. The reason I ask is that I've ...
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Can't get Lexmark X6675 scanner to work

I have a problem with my Lexmark X6675 scanner on Ubuntu 13.1 64. I have installed driver and the printer works fine both via usb and wifi. But simple-scan doesn't detect scanner(device is connected ...
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**Child Process Error**

I am on Ubuntu 13.10 and scanning with XSane 0.998 and Kodak ESP 3200 Series AIO:002 and when I try to send a fax I get the error Child Process Error Failed to execute fax command:send fax:No such ...
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How to get the scanner working on HP CM1312 MFP and Ubuntu 13.10

I searched the AskUbuntu and got to two questions about the same issue, which I could not answer because I don't have enough karma :(. So I am posting the solution here. After clean install, and ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 - Printer Brother DCP j140w not work

Printer Brother DCP j140w installed without a problem, but it does not work. Why? What is the problem? Interestingly, the scanner is working. What's going on?
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Set up the Fingerprint Scanner on a Dell V131 (138a:0011)?

I have installed the Fingerprint GUI, however my fingerprint device (138a:0011) does not appear in the list of supported readers. What should I do? Specs: Dell Vostro V131 with Ubuntu 13.04 (64 ...
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open NEF file created from a coolscan scanner

Is there a way on linux to open a raw .NEF file created from a coolscan scanner? I'm not talking about .NEF files created from a digital Nikon camera but from a Nikon scanner. I've tried with ...
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Simple scan and ia32-libs not working

In XU13.10AMD64 simple-scan does not work. It used to work in other versions. Fragmentation error shows if program is run in terminal. The other think, stopping other software from working is ...
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Retrieving proprietary drivers removed from the software centre

Ubuntu was not recognizing my canon mg6360 as a scanner. I started to uninstall and re-install the drivers scangearmp-source-2.00-1 and scangearmp-mg6300series-2.00-1-deb using the software centre. ...
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Cannot install Canon Pixma MP630 driver for SCANNER

I am really disappointed. I was able to download from CANON webpage the PIXMA MP630 LINUX drivers as DEB packages. Content is Printer drivers and Scanner. actually the Ubuntu 13.04 I have did ...
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Simple Scan HP Deskjet connection

How can I use scan with HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 3516 by wireless on Ubuntu 12.04