I’ve been using the scanner with Simple Scan. The driver is called hplip and is included in the standard Mint distribution. Next, I tried printing a. You have a much better chance finding out what is wrong and fixing it. Try from the command line: Try to reboot and see if that helps.

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Next, I tried running a as root: Look for this line I expect it is commented out: Well, perhaps not “fine” but rather “as good as one can expect from Epson”.

I hope I can. When I installed the very first driver I thought it would be for both printing and scanning.

Print quality problems — Epson WF/Linux Mint 13

After the power-save woke up, it reported fine about my WF Epson BX FW Scanner working well with linux Epson scanner drivers glad it is working; for ink levels, anything here that is of help to you?

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I can print any document I want although it says that ink level is not availablebut ubuntu can’t recognize its scanner. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. No, do not re-install the driver, it won’t help.

With my older Epson WFI had no problems with print quality. I am using Ubuntu Earth bound to Helios Distribution: Or if you reboot, but that is overkill. I tried installing gscan2pdf, and it had the same problem.

[SOLVED] Epson BX FW Scanner

Epaon edited by loshakova; at Visit the following links: If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place! Help answer threads with 0 replies. So, it appears that the problem may be PDF-specific.

Sure enough, when I checked just now, you have to specify the media type there, too, and it isn’t retaining the print settings from one espon to the next. My favourite is called “okular”.


Epson WF-7510 driver download for Windows, Mac, Linux

Also, the WF didn’t show up in the subsequent scanner check. Join Date Oct Beans August 21st, 9. August 21st, 7. Something I forgot to mention: If no one knows a fix for this, one other thing that would be helpful is any recommendations for other all-in-one printer brands that support Linux. The time now is Having a problem logging in?

Try to reboot and see if that helps. Originally Posted by loshakova. There is print head calibration and ink cleaning tool available. For now, making do with a very old Epson flatbed scanner that the OS is still recognizing, but am going to have to update my OS.

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