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Epson Print Driver wf-2760

asked 2018-05-21 10:14:17 -0500

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Epson print driver wf-2760 does not install fedora 28

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Did you install epson-inkjet-printer-escpr? It's in Fedora.

fcomida gravatar imagefcomida ( 2018-05-21 12:11:05 -0500 )edit

I installed the epson-inkjet-printer-escpr package, but does not recognize it and install a generic driver, thanks

21mdm50 gravatar image21mdm50 ( 2018-05-22 01:54:56 -0500 )edit

How about manually configuring it? localhost:631 for CUPS web interface.

fcomida gravatar imagefcomida ( 2018-05-22 06:37:50 -0500 )edit

Good evening, following the instructions of PaulD I was able to configure and operate the printer epson wf-2760 in fedora 28. Thanks

21mdm50 gravatar image21mdm50 ( 2018-05-23 13:01:06 -0500 )edit

Thx,fcomida. I was struggling with my Epson Printer. I could add it, but lots of settings where not working. Configuring it over the browser did the trick.

fordprefect gravatar imagefordprefect ( 2018-11-17 03:51:14 -0500 )edit

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answered 2019-02-13 04:04:49 -0500

I have installed the Epson Print Driver wf-2760 and after installing I am getting Epson Printer Error Code 0x9d and cant able to find out the valid way to solve such kind of printer related error. Can anyone help me?

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answered 2018-05-22 12:35:57 -0500

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updated 2018-05-23 10:29:12 -0500

I was facing a similar issue with WF-2750: https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/ques...

You wiil find in my post some help to configure your printer.

EDIT: As suggested by fcomida, the better solution is to choose the fedora hosted package which automatically deploy filter and ppd files in the right place. Then you should be able to manually configure the printer, using appropriate PPD file in /usr/share/ppd/Epson/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr.

sudo dnf remove epson-inkjet-printer-escpr
sudo dnf install epson-inkjet-printer-escpr
sudo systemctl restart cups

# if driver not automatically found you can manually select it (if it also failed you can runned gunzip before select it)
sudo gunzip /usr/share/ppd/Epson/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr/Epson-WF-2750_Series-epson-escpr-en.ppd.gz
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epson-inkjet-printer-escpr in Fedora is the same from Epson, README included, just repackaged and hosted by Fedora.

fcomida gravatar imagefcomida ( 2018-05-22 13:22:41 -0500 )edit

Thx good to know! Do you know if after installing this kind of package, there are common manual operations to perform like copy/link files to cups directories?

srjjio gravatar imagesrjjio ( 2018-05-22 14:37:18 -0500 )edit

No to my knowlege. After installing the package you have to add a printer either using your DE printing configuration utility or from CUPS web interface. CUPS most of the time is able to detect the printer and assign a proper driver to it, otherwise do it manually picking the right one from the list of installed drivers.

fcomida gravatar imagefcomida ( 2018-05-22 16:13:03 -0500 )edit

Some files were missing. I have updated my own topic with full detail. Thank you very much for your help.

srjjio gravatar imagesrjjio ( 2018-05-23 04:16:12 -0500 )edit

@srjio I have an Epson XP 432 and its ppd driver is zipped: /usr/share/ppd/Epson/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr/Epson-XP-432_435_Series-epson-escpr-en.ppd.gz. I installed it long ago without any problem (it was automatically recognized). I do not understand why you had to unzip the ppd for your model. Anyway I'm glad it's now working.

fcomida gravatar imagefcomida ( 2018-05-23 06:17:38 -0500 )edit

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