epson xp-600 scanner not detected

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ralph
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epson xp-600 scanner not detected

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In lmde 2 the scanner on my epson xp-600 worked but no printer , when I finally was able to get the printer to work ,Simple scan cannot find the scanner any more

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Re: epson xp-600 scanner not detected

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Re: epson xp-600 scanner not detected

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Open Synaptic and search for epson, check the iscan package is properly installed, if so mark for re-installation, otherwise go to epson and download the deb and install..
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Re: epson xp-600 scanner not detected

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Make sure you are member of the group »scanner« — this wasn't necessary formerly and changed during some upgrades.
To check, type in terminal —

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To add, type in terminal —

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sudo adduser <yourloginname> scanner

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