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Old 02-23-2014, 11:31 AM   #1
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USB Scanners for Ubuntu 12.04

I need to add a scanner to my system. Any ideas as to which ones work with Ubuntu. None of the ones I have look at list Linux in their operating systems. I really do not want to reload Windows.
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I use one from Canon's LiDE range, which are supported by Xsane. Mine isn't used very often, but it's still OK after 10 years – I hope that's not a case of "famous last words"!
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