If you are an Epson printer user, you may have encountered situations where your cartridge seems to be out of ink even when it is not. In such cases, resetting the cartridge can be the solution to your problem. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to reset an Epson cartridge.
Firstly, you need to remove the cartridge from your printer. Locate the cartridge holder and carefully take out the cartridge that needs to be reset.
Next, find the “gold” or “chip” contacts on the cartridge. These contacts are responsible for communicating with the printer and indicating the ink level. Using a soft cloth, gently wipe these contacts to remove any dust, ink residue, or dirt that may be hindering the proper communication between the cartridge and the printer.
After cleaning the contacts, you can proceed to reset the cartridge. Epson printers usually have a printer utility software that allows you to reset the cartridge. Open the printer utility software on your computer and look for the option to reset the cartridge. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the reset process.
If your printer does not have a utility software or if you prefer a manual method, you can try using a reset button or chip resetter. Some cartridges have a reset button that can be pressed to reset the ink level. Alternatively, you can purchase a chip resetter, which is a small device that connects to the cartridge and resets the chip.
Once you have successfully reset the cartridge, reinstall it back into the printer and perform a test print to ensure that it is working correctly.
By following these simple steps, you can reset an Epson cartridge and save yourself from unnecessary expenses of purchasing a new cartridge. However, it’s important to note that resetting the cartridge may not always solve the issue, especially if the cartridge is actually empty. In such cases, it’s recommended to replace the cartridge with a new one.
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How to Reset Epson CX3500
1. Read Epson CX3500 Waste Ink Pad Counter:
If Resetter shows error: I/O service could not perform operation… same as below picture:
==>Fix above error with Disable Epson Status Monitor: Click Here, restart printer/computer and then try again.
2. Reset Epson CX3500 Waste Ink Pad Counter
Buy Wicreset Serial Key
3. Put Serial Key:
4. Wait 30s, turn Epson CX3500 off then on
5. Check Epson CX3500 Counter
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