- Posted by Haroun Arif
- On December 12, 2019
Have you decided to replace your old Epson printer with a more advanced wifi model? You certainly made a wise choice. However if you are finding yourself reading this article, it means that in terms of new technologies and information technology you are not a great expert or at least you are not very familiar. Don’t worry in this article we will see in detail how to install and configure your new device.
Before getting into the gist of the topic and explaining step by step how to install your new Epson printer, there are some preliminary operations to be performed without which there could not be the same installation. First thing to do, connect your printer to an electrical outlet through the appropriate cable contained in the box together with the printer.
On the front of the appliance there is a power button, press it in such a way as to start up the printer. After a few seconds the LCD display will come on and the Epson logo will appear, so you will see the menu where you can connect the printer to the network. go to wifi settings and immediately press it to wifi guided installation.
At this point you will be shown all the networks to which you can connect: select the one to which you want to connect the printer and enter the corresponding password (if you have one), then select OK. If, on the other hand, you intend to proceed “manually”, setting the various connection parameters, in the printer menu go to the section concerning the configuration of the printer, then press it to network settings , then to manual configuration by typing the name you want to give to the device.
At this point choose the network you want to connect to, enter the ip address, the DNS and at the end press ok to confirm everything. In the section on configuration of the printer you can check whether the device is actually connected to the network, as well as check the quality of the signal. In particular in the configuration section you will have to go to network settings and immediately after to network status.
Printer installation without CD
First, you need to download the device driver. Currently all the major printer manufacturers allow the download of the drivers through their official websites: this means that it is possible, feel the use of any disk, get the printer drivers through the Internet and in a totally free way. Open your browser and in the search bar type Epson driver windows(to install the printer on SI windows), then press enter.
From the various search results that will be shown to you, click on the Epson manufacturer’s website, then follow the step by step instructions to complete the download. In particular, type the printer model you want to install in the appropriate site bar: the bar is located under the heading find the model. After selecting the corresponding printer model, go to driver and software and check that the SI of your PC is shown in the drop-down menu, otherwise change it manually.
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Once the installation procedure of the Epson wifi printer is finished, to make it the default printer for your pc go to devices and printers inside the control panel , then click with the right mouse button on the figure representing your printer in the printers section and from the next menu that you are presented you can set the Epson printer as the default printer.
Do you still have problems with the installation?
If, despite having followed all the instructions step by step, you are still in the situation where you have not finished the procedure, the most honest advice is to go to the Epson company website and consult the support section. You can also contact to printer repair technician In particular, go to the site page (the one you went to to download the driver), and type in the name of your printer model again (under the heading find the model) . Then go to the FAQ section and find the one that may be close to your problem.