Questions tagged as ['scanner']
I am running Ubuntu 20.04 on my Asus Vivobook X512FL and it has a embedded fingerprint scanner on the touchpad and it works fine with windows 10 but it is not detected in ubuntu
Here is output
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub Bus 001 Device 003: ID 13d3:56dd IMC Networks USB2.0 HD UVC WebCam Bus 001 Device 006: ID 046d:c534 Logitech, Inc. Unifying Receiver Bus 00 ...
My Brother "all in one" scanner-printer-copier was working fine for months with ubuntu 20.04 via USB cable. I can still use the laser printer, but the first time I try to start a scan, it makes scanner noises for a few seconds and then the scanner program (xsane, gscan2pdf, or simplescan) says
sane_start: Invalid argument
On second and succeeding attempts I get
I am trying to use my HP printer. First I plugged it in and it showed up as a printer but I couldn't print from it. I eventually used the sudo chmod +x ./hplip-3.21.6.run successfully writing over the hplip-3.20 version that was native to 20.04.3 with ./hplip-3.21.6.run But this didn't work.
Currently, I have an HP circle in the top right menu bar but clicking it has it claim that there are "No I ...
My system is:
- HP LaserJet MFP m236dw
- Ubuntu 18.04
- HPLIP ver. 3.21.8
hp-scan gives gray picture up to 300 dpi with no problems.
However, in color mode "hp-scan -m color" it gives the following error:
error: SANE: Error during device I/O (code=9)
Doesn't matter if USB or Network connection.
I've tried all solutions I could find on the Internet.
I tried s ...
Kubuntu 20.04 with all updates $ uname -a Linux temo-Lenovo-T420 5.11.0-27-generic #29~20.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Wed Aug 11 15:58:17 UTC 2021 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
Comp: Lenovo T420, RAM 16, SSD 512 GB + HDD 1.5 GB
Small home network, router is "Residential Gateway" from provider, chinese Noname 813-G. 50 megabits FO link.
I've got HP LaserJer MFP m125a printer/scanner/copier with ONLY US ...
Canon MG5370 printer&scanner is connected to the same network as Ubuntu 20.04. Using
Add, Ubuntu 20.04 is able to detect this printer. However, when I try to "Test Print", nothing happens.
I believe this happens because it is using a generic printer driver. See picture below.
On a Ubuntu 18.04 system in the same network, this same printer works and I can see it is usi ...
I'm new to ubuntu. I've recently installed Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS 64 bit.GNOME 3.36.8.
I found this question similar to my problem.
so I tried to use this project freedesktop / libfprint and successfully build and compiled but am not sure about the next step.
How can I enable this now?
any help would be greatly appreciated. screenshot attached.
I was able to get the printer working by following the post instruction from Xian on May 1, 2021. Now I am trying to install SANE Airscan and I cannot find instructions on how to install. I have tried all the suggestions given from Ubuntu forum even the one from a Michael Cruz. No go with the instructions. I would like for someone to guide me in the right direction to get my scanner working within U ...
Which Scanners or Scanners/Printers will work with Ubuntu 20.04.3 LS, using XSane or Document Scanner software? My Epson Perfection 1200U gave me years of service, using Document Scanner, but has now developed a fault. I have an Epson Perfection V39, but it will not work with Ubuntu, infuriatingly it does work with Windows, which I try to avoid using. In purchasing a new scanner or scanner/printer, how ...
When I try to scan using Xsane, I get an error message "Failed to start scanner: invalid argument".
I have an HP Laserjet MFP M227fdn on ethernet that prints OK. I am running Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS on an Intel Xeon CPU E5-2670 0 @ 2.60GHz × 16. When I start Xsane, it searches for scanners and sees three devices:
escl:http//192.168.4.68:8080 hpaio:HP_Laserjet_MFP_M227-M231?zc=NPIF3C167 hpaio:HP_Laserje ...
My fresh installed GScan2PDF fails with Error msg (Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS) gscan2pdf: "must open device before starting scan" I use the scan feature of a HP OfficeJet Pro 6970. It worked fine under Ubuntu 18.04.
scanner found in terminal and in simplescan, but does not work for xsane in simplescan or gimp, says “unable to connect to scanner”
found USB scanner (vendor=0x03f0 [Hewlett-Packard], product=0x332a [HP Color LaserJet Pro Bus 003 Device 003: ID 03f0:332a Hewlett-Packard roger@roger-desktop:~$ sane-find-scanner found USB scanner (vendor=0x03f0 [Hewlett-Packard], product=0x332a [HP Color Laser ...
I'm experiencing a similar issue as described here.
I've installed SANE. Made sure I'm all up to date with everything
$ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done 0 to upgrade, 0 to newly install, 0 to remove and 0 not to upgrade.
$ uname -r 5.4.0-77-generic
It detects okay: ...
I've just got a HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 2336 All-in-One Printer.
And turns out, they don't have support for any Linux system. I'm on Ubuntu20.04LTS.
I checked on: https://developers.hp.com/hp-linux-imaging-and-printing/hplip-web/plugin.html. It was all empty.
Although the printer is working, I can't scan any documents. Can anyone help me with this?
But I followed this: https://idroot.us/install-hplip ...
I have an HP Laserjet Pro MFP m130fn all-in-one printer. Connected with USB.
scanimage -L info: device `hpaio:/usb/HP_LaserJet_MFP_M129-M134?serial=VNH7C06822' is a Hewlett-Packard HP_LaserJet_MFP_M129-M134 all-in-one airscan-discover: [devices]
I just installed Ubuntu 21.04. Even though I can print with that device, I can not scan with it. After launching the app "Document Scanner" my printer appears ...
I have an Epson WF-2830. I have installed the Epson
imagescan app from http://download.ebz.epson.net/dsc/du/02/DriverDownloadInfo.do?LG2=EN&CN2=&DSCMI=124529&DSCCHK=486c7cbdc48f28f18c8e55472362893da954bc02. However, when I run
imagescan it does not find the scanner. It is not a network issue, since my Android phone (which is in the same network) can successfully scan from the printer. Any ide ...
While I seem to get almost daily system updates, I have lost the ability to manually open the UBUNTU software store, (using the embedded app). The app opens and I can use the search box, all software store options do nothing but show the "busy" circle for over 30 minutes. I thought I remembered seeing a "populating catalog" box when you first open it. That's gone and so are all the available packages ...
Thinking of buying the Fujitsu Scansnap ix1600. The ix1500 works well but initially it was very problematic until a new kernel release. Has anyone tried the ix1600? Thanks
Ubuntu 21.4 Scanner (multi function Samsung) only works after computer reboot. After scanning (following the reboot) the scanner fails to work again without another reboot of the computer. USB connected and printing works well.
$:sudo sane-find-scanner reports: found USB scanner (vendor=0x04e8 [Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.], product=0x343a [CLX-6220 Series]) at libusb:003:006 could not fetch string ...
I set up Ubuntu 21.04 and installed a Samsung 2675 FN printer/scanner that was working on other Ubuntu machines.
I installed the approprate Samsung driver, added the printer and it prints fine.
I also recognized the scanner
$ scanimage -L device `xerox_mfp:libusb:001:006' is a Samsung M267x 287x Series multi-function peripheral
However after scanning three pages I switched from "Single Page" to "A ...
Ubuntu 18.04.05, fully updated as of 4th July 2021. Scanning from Canon TS5150 multifunction. Connection via USB.
When scanning from Xsane 0.99, both preview and final scan are greyscale. Canon scangearmp2 installed from Canon website.
The printer function of the same machine works OK.
scanimage -L device `canon_pixma:libusb:001:006' is a CANON TS5100 series flatbed scanner
I wish to scan multiple pages with my HP ENVY scanner, it does not have a page feeder. I don't mind where the files are created or what name and type they are, I'll convert them to a single pdf file after scanning. Have tried:-
scanimage --batch --batch-prompt --resolution 150
And various other permutations but get
scanimage: sane_start: Invalid argument all the time.
Any advice would be welcome
When I try to follow the instructions here: Scanner driver 64bit (deb package)
I get this error when I run this command in 3:
dpkg -i --force-all brscan3-0.2.13-1.amd64.deb
error: required read/write access to the dpkg database directory /var/lib/dpkg
How do I resolve this issue? This is fresh install of Ubuntu 20.04 I think. I have no idea what this means and I am a linux newbie. All I ne ...