Remove the ink cartridge from the printer, and place the small pins of the Epson chip resetter against the chip of the ink cartridge. Hold it there for approximately six seconds to reset the chip to its original "full" setting. If the resetter has an indicator light, a green light reveals that the reset was successful.Know More
The memory chips in Epson printers are made to calculate how much ink is left in a printer and prevent use if the cartridge is nearly empty. However, this presents a problem for users who wish to refill their cartridges, as the chip does not reset automatically. Additionally, the cards often indicate that no ink is left when the cartridges are not completely empty.
Handheld Epson chip resetters are inexpensive devices equipped with internal batteries specifically made to revert these chips to their original settings. These products often cost less than $10, and universal resetters are compatible with most Epson printer cartridges. For instance, the SK168 Universal Resetter works with all cartridges except for Epson wide format cartridges.
Epson printers can also be reset using a free software solution, such as the SSC Service Utility, which is capable of resetting a variety of USB-connected Epson printers for users using Windows 2000 and Windows XP.Learn more about Printers
Refill an ink cartridge by attaching a small piece of cardboard on the hole on the bottom, pulling out the stopper and then filling the cartridge with ink. Many ink refill kits have all the tools you need, but if they don’t, use some supplies from around the home.Full Answer >
To change an ink cartridge, determine the brand and model number of the printer to purchase suitable ink cartridges, remove the old cartridges, remove the ink dispenser protector, and insert the cartridges properly. Avoid leakage by shaking the cartridges before removing the bag.Full Answer >
Specifications of the Epson Stylus Pro 4900 include base printing technology, nozzle configuration, droplet technology and a number of resolutions. Other specifications include Epson intelligent ink cartridges, line accuracy and high display permanence ratings.Full Answer >
Solutions to common Epson printing problems are available on Epson.com, Epson Connect, 2manuals, Digital Camera World, Hardware Secrets and Drivers.com, as of 2015. Epson.com is the main source of information on solutions to common Epson printing problems.Full Answer >