I have an old scanner Mustek 1248UB and I decided to use it on my Ubuntu 12.04 64bit. Of course after plugged it in USB it doesn’t work, so I found solution in the internet. BTW Mustek 1248UB is still very popular scanner.

 

1248UB

 

You have to download file SBSfw.usb into a /usr/share/sane/gt68xx directory.

If you don’t have this directory, don’t worry and simply create it.

Copy of this file is on my private server here.

Terminal:

3 Thoughts to “Scanner MUSTEK 1248 UB on Ubuntu”

  1. Iam sorry i have an mustek 1248ub scaner  from  2005 I want to use it now but itdoesnot work propply. my computer now work with windows 7, befor was windows XP   . when I download mustek 1248ub they told me I must download the old program published in 2008 v 1.2 about (25mb) also, I couldn’t find it in google search .  thank you .

  2. Iam sorry , I need  an old program (mustek 1248 UB) established in 2008 v. 1.2.

    Ipurchase my scaner in 2005 from amman jordean . thank uou

  3. But this blog is about Linux not Windows. I’m sorry I can’t help you.

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