Epson photo r300 series User`s guide

EPSON Stylus Photo R300 Series
If you have the EPSON Stylus Photo R300M, you need to attach the preview monitor.
1
Unscrew cap
EPSON Stylus Photo R300 Series
®
Start
Here
Unscrew the cap from the end of the screw on the base. Then remove the screw.
2
Remove screw
the
3 Install
Ink Cartridges
1
Flip open the paper support
and pull up the extension.
2
Open the output tray,
then pull out the extension.
3
Lift the printer cover.
4
Unwrap the ink cartridges.
Position the monitor into the base as shown, lining up the holes for the screw.
Place monitor
in base and
line up holes
3
Push the screw through the holes (it can fit only one way) and screw the cap back onto the
end of the screw.
4
Remove the plastic cover from the printer.
Don’t touch the green circuit
board or remove any labels.
Remove cover
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5
Insert the tabs on the monitor base into the slots on the printer.
5
Open the cartridge cover and
remove the paper insert.
6
Lower each cartridge into its holder with
the green circuit board facing the front.
The color of the cartridge label should
match the marker on the holder.
1 Unpack
1
Attach monitor
base to printer
Then gently push each ink cartridge
down until it is firmly seated.
Connect to preview monitor port
Remove everything from the box.
6
Small CD
insert
Remove the cap from the end of the monitor cable, then connect it to the preview monitor
port on the back of the printer.
7
Close the cartridge cover.
8
Press forward on the front left corner of
the cartridge cover to lock it in place.
9
Press the
Maintenance button
and close the printer cover.
Ink cartridges
Quick Reference
CD position
check paper
Printer
CD/DVD Tray
2 Turn On the Printer
1
Preview Monitor
(included with EPSON
Stylus Photo R300M only)
2
Preview Monitor Base
(included with EPSON
Stylus Photo R300M only)
Printer Software
CD-ROM
Plug the printer’s power cord into a grounded electrical outlet.
User’s Guide
Remove all the tape and
packing material from
the printer.
CAUTION: Don’t turn off the
printer or interrupt charging
while the light is flashing or
you’ll waste ink.
STOP: Do not connect the printer to your computer yet. Wait until you are instructed
to connect the USB cable in section 5, “Install Software.”
A progress bar is displayed on the
LCD panel during ink charging.
2
3
Press the
power button
to turn on the printer.
10
Open the output tray and lift the printer cover.
Then remove the tape.
Make sure the CD/DVD tray guide
is closed completely.
CAUTION: Never use an external
switch, such as a wall switch or
power strip switch, to turn the
printer on or off.
Make sure the
tray guide is up
continue
continue
After ink charging is finished,
press OK.
Turn over
EPSON Stylus Photo R300 Series
If you have the EPSON Stylus Photo R300M, you need to attach the preview monitor.
1
Unscrew cap
EPSON Stylus Photo R300 Series
®
Start
Here
Unscrew the cap from the end of the screw on the base. Then remove the screw.
2
Remove screw
the
3 Install
Ink Cartridges
1
Flip open the paper support
and pull up the extension.
2
Open the output tray,
then pull out the extension.
3
Lift the printer cover.
4
Unwrap the ink cartridges.
Position the monitor into the base as shown, lining up the holes for the screw.
Place monitor
in base and
line up holes
3
Push the screw through the holes (it can fit only one way) and screw the cap back onto the
end of the screw.
4
Remove the plastic cover from the printer.
Don’t touch the green circuit
board or remove any labels.
Remove cover
CPD-17016
4044644-00
XXX
5
Insert the tabs on the monitor base into the slots on the printer.
5
Open the cartridge cover and
remove the paper insert.
6
Lower each cartridge into its holder with
the green circuit board facing the front.
The color of the cartridge label should
match the marker on the holder.
1 Unpack
1
Attach monitor
base to printer
Then gently push each ink cartridge
down until it is firmly seated.
Connect to preview monitor port
Remove everything from the box.
6
Small CD
insert
Remove the cap from the end of the monitor cable, then connect it to the preview monitor
port on the back of the printer.
7
Close the cartridge cover.
8
Press forward on the front left corner of
the cartridge cover to lock it in place.
9
Press the
Maintenance button
and close the printer cover.
Ink cartridges
Quick Reference
CD position
check paper
Printer
CD/DVD Tray
2 Turn On the Printer
1
Preview Monitor
(included with EPSON
Stylus Photo R300M only)
2
Preview Monitor Base
(included with EPSON
Stylus Photo R300M only)
Printer Software
CD-ROM
Plug the printer’s power cord into a grounded electrical outlet.
User’s Guide
Remove all the tape and
packing material from
the printer.
CAUTION: Don’t turn off the
printer or interrupt charging
while the light is flashing or
you’ll waste ink.
STOP: Do not connect the printer to your computer yet. Wait until you are instructed
to connect the USB cable in section 5, “Install Software.”
A progress bar is displayed on the
LCD panel during ink charging.
2
3
Press the
power button
to turn on the printer.
10
Open the output tray and lift the printer cover.
Then remove the tape.
Make sure the CD/DVD tray guide
is closed completely.
CAUTION: Never use an external
switch, such as a wall switch or
power strip switch, to turn the
printer on or off.
Make sure the
tray guide is up
continue
continue
After ink charging is finished,
press OK.
Turn over
EPSON Stylus Photo R300 Series
If you have the EPSON Stylus Photo R300M, you need to attach the preview monitor.
1
Unscrew cap
EPSON Stylus Photo R300 Series
®
Start
Here
Unscrew the cap from the end of the screw on the base. Then remove the screw.
2
Remove screw
the
3 Install
Ink Cartridges
1
Flip open the paper support
and pull up the extension.
2
Open the output tray,
then pull out the extension.
3
Lift the printer cover.
4
Unwrap the ink cartridges.
Position the monitor into the base as shown, lining up the holes for the screw.
Place monitor
in base and
line up holes
3
Push the screw through the holes (it can fit only one way) and screw the cap back onto the
end of the screw.
4
Remove the plastic cover from the printer.
Don’t touch the green circuit
board or remove any labels.
Remove cover
CPD-17016
4044644-00
XXX
5
Insert the tabs on the monitor base into the slots on the printer.
5
Open the cartridge cover and
remove the paper insert.
6
Lower each cartridge into its holder with
the green circuit board facing the front.
The color of the cartridge label should
match the marker on the holder.
1 Unpack
1
Attach monitor
base to printer
Then gently push each ink cartridge
down until it is firmly seated.
Connect to preview monitor port
Remove everything from the box.
6
Small CD
insert
Remove the cap from the end of the monitor cable, then connect it to the preview monitor
port on the back of the printer.
7
Close the cartridge cover.
8
Press forward on the front left corner of
the cartridge cover to lock it in place.
9
Press the
Maintenance button
and close the printer cover.
Ink cartridges
Quick Reference
CD position
check paper
Printer
CD/DVD Tray
2 Turn On the Printer
1
Preview Monitor
(included with EPSON
Stylus Photo R300M only)
2
Preview Monitor Base
(included with EPSON
Stylus Photo R300M only)
Printer Software
CD-ROM
Plug the printer’s power cord into a grounded electrical outlet.
User’s Guide
Remove all the tape and
packing material from
the printer.
CAUTION: Don’t turn off the
printer or interrupt charging
while the light is flashing or
you’ll waste ink.
STOP: Do not connect the printer to your computer yet. Wait until you are instructed
to connect the USB cable in section 5, “Install Software.”
A progress bar is displayed on the
LCD panel during ink charging.
2
3
Press the
power button
to turn on the printer.
10
Open the output tray and lift the printer cover.
Then remove the tape.
Make sure the CD/DVD tray guide
is closed completely.
CAUTION: Never use an external
switch, such as a wall switch or
power strip switch, to turn the
printer on or off.
Make sure the
tray guide is up
continue
continue
After ink charging is finished,
press OK.
Turn over
4 Load Paper
1
2
7
When installation is complete, you see this screen:
Mac OS X 10.x
To install EPSON Software Film Factory, click
EPSON Software Film Factory, then click Install.
Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation
is complete, click Back.
1
TM
Fan a few sheets of paper and load them against
the right side of the sheet feeder.
TM
If the Stylus Photo R300 appears in the printer list, go to step 2. If you don’t see it, make
sure your printer is turned on and connected. Then click Add or Add Printer, and select
EPSON USB at the top of the screen and Stylus Photo R300 below. Then go to step 3.
If you’re using Adobe Photoshop 6, 7 or Adobe
Photoshop Elements 1 or 2, click P.I.M. II Plug-In,
then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions.
When installation is complete, click Back.
®
Slide the left edge guide against the paper.
NOTE: For instructions on loading and printing
on CDs or DVDs, see your User’s Guide.
Open the Applications folder, then open the Utilities folder and select Print Center.
You see the Printer List window.
®
2
To add a link to EPSON PhotoCenter,SM click EPSON PhotoCenter Link, then click Add.
Click Back.
Click the Stylus Photo R300 printer name and
then click the Add or Add Printer button.
You see another window listing your printer.
If it isn’t already selected, choose EPSON USB.
8
5 Install Software
When you’re done installing software, click Exit. The registration screen appears.
9
Follow the on-screen instructions to register your printer.
10
When you see a message telling you to restart your computer, click OK.
Remove the CD, then restart your computer.
NOTE: Be sure to restart your computer to enable all of your printer software features.
Windows
®
Click the printer name, then open the Page Setup
menu at the bottom of the screen and select All.
4
Click the Add button. You see the Printer List
again with the printer features available.
5
Close Print Center.
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
Make sure your printer is NOT connected to your computer, then follow the steps below.
1
3
Macintosh®
Turn on your computer. Wait for the system
to start up, then insert the EPSON® CD-ROM
in your drive.
1
Connect your printer to your computer: connect the
square end of your USB cable
to the printer and the
flat end of the USB cable to your computer.
NOTE: To print from Macintosh Classic
applications in OS X, restart your Macintosh
in OS 9 and follow the “Install Software”
steps again.
(You can connect to any open port.)
Macintosh OS 8.6 to 9.x
Open the Chooser from the Apple® menu, then select these options:
• SP R300 Series
• Your USB port
• Background printing (on or off)
NOTE: If you see a screen like this,
click Cancel and disconnect the
printer from your computer.
Close the Chooser.
Square end
2
3
Read the license agreement that appears
and click Agree.
2
Turn on your Macintosh and wait for it to start up.
You see a message like this:
3
Insert the EPSON CD-ROM in your drive.
4
Double-click the CD-ROM icon, if necessary,
then double-click
EPSON.
5
Read the license agreement that appears
and click AGREE.
Click OK to begin installing your printer driver.
4
Flat end
When you see this screen, connect the
square end of your USB cable to the back of the printer
and the
flat end of the USB cable to your
computer. (You can connect to any open port.)
6
NOTE: For Windows XP, if you don’t have USB 2.0,
you see a message. Click the Close button to close
the message.
6 Print
You see the Install Menu.
Now you’re ready to print. For instructions, use these resources:
Click Install Printer Driver and Utilities and follow
the on-screen instructions. (In OS X, you will need to
enter your Administrator password for each item.)
• Your User’s Guide
7
When prompted, click Restart to restart your computer.
8
When your system restarts, double-click the CD-ROM
icon, if necessary, then double-click
EPSON.
9
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
Learn about loading paper, printing, maintaining your printer,
solving problems, and contacting EPSON.
• Your Quick Reference card
See how easy it is to print without a computer.
Click Install EPSON Print CD, then click Install
and follow the on-screen instructions.
• Your on-screen Reference Guide
Square end
10
Click Install Optional Software.
You see the following menu:
11
To install EPSON Software Film Factory, click EPSON Software Film Factory,
then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation is complete,
click Back.
Flat end
Double-click the SPR300 Reference Guide icon on your desktop
to view more information about your printer.
Wait while Windows detects your hardware.
If you’re using Adobe Photoshop 6, 7 or Adobe Photoshop Elements 1 or 2, click P.I.M. II
Plug-In, then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation is complete,
click Back.
5
When you see this screen, click Continue.
To add a link to EPSON PhotoCenter, click EPSON PhotoCenter Link, then click Add.
Click Back, then click Back again.
6
Follow the on-screen instructions to
install your software.
12
From the Install Menu, click Install Printer Manual to install your on-screen
Reference Guide.
13
When you’re done installing software, click Exit. The registration screen appears.
14
Follow the on-screen instructions to register your printer.
EPSON and EPSON Stylus are registered trademarks of SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
EPSON Software is a trademark and EPSON PhotoCenter is a service mark of Epson America, Inc.
General Notice: Other product names are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.
EPSON disclaims any and all rights in those marks.
continue
Go to the section for your operating system to finish setting up your printer.
continue
© 2003 Epson America, Inc. 9/03
Printed in XXXXXX XX-XX.XX
4 Load Paper
1
2
7
When installation is complete, you see this screen:
Mac OS X 10.x
To install EPSON Software Film Factory, click
EPSON Software Film Factory, then click Install.
Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation
is complete, click Back.
1
TM
Fan a few sheets of paper and load them against
the right side of the sheet feeder.
TM
If the Stylus Photo R300 appears in the printer list, go to step 2. If you don’t see it, make
sure your printer is turned on and connected. Then click Add or Add Printer, and select
EPSON USB at the top of the screen and Stylus Photo R300 below. Then go to step 3.
If you’re using Adobe Photoshop 6, 7 or Adobe
Photoshop Elements 1 or 2, click P.I.M. II Plug-In,
then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions.
When installation is complete, click Back.
®
Slide the left edge guide against the paper.
NOTE: For instructions on loading and printing
on CDs or DVDs, see your User’s Guide.
Open the Applications folder, then open the Utilities folder and select Print Center.
You see the Printer List window.
®
2
To add a link to EPSON PhotoCenter,SM click EPSON PhotoCenter Link, then click Add.
Click Back.
Click the Stylus Photo R300 printer name and
then click the Add or Add Printer button.
You see another window listing your printer.
If it isn’t already selected, choose EPSON USB.
8
5 Install Software
When you’re done installing software, click Exit. The registration screen appears.
9
Follow the on-screen instructions to register your printer.
10
When you see a message telling you to restart your computer, click OK.
Remove the CD, then restart your computer.
NOTE: Be sure to restart your computer to enable all of your printer software features.
Windows
®
Click the printer name, then open the Page Setup
menu at the bottom of the screen and select All.
4
Click the Add button. You see the Printer List
again with the printer features available.
5
Close Print Center.
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
Make sure your printer is NOT connected to your computer, then follow the steps below.
1
3
Macintosh®
Turn on your computer. Wait for the system
to start up, then insert the EPSON® CD-ROM
in your drive.
1
Connect your printer to your computer: connect the
square end of your USB cable
to the printer and the
flat end of the USB cable to your computer.
NOTE: To print from Macintosh Classic
applications in OS X, restart your Macintosh
in OS 9 and follow the “Install Software”
steps again.
(You can connect to any open port.)
Macintosh OS 8.6 to 9.x
Open the Chooser from the Apple® menu, then select these options:
• SP R300 Series
• Your USB port
• Background printing (on or off)
NOTE: If you see a screen like this,
click Cancel and disconnect the
printer from your computer.
Close the Chooser.
Square end
2
3
Read the license agreement that appears
and click Agree.
2
Turn on your Macintosh and wait for it to start up.
You see a message like this:
3
Insert the EPSON CD-ROM in your drive.
4
Double-click the CD-ROM icon, if necessary,
then double-click
EPSON.
5
Read the license agreement that appears
and click AGREE.
Click OK to begin installing your printer driver.
4
Flat end
When you see this screen, connect the
square end of your USB cable to the back of the printer
and the
flat end of the USB cable to your
computer. (You can connect to any open port.)
6
NOTE: For Windows XP, if you don’t have USB 2.0,
you see a message. Click the Close button to close
the message.
6 Print
You see the Install Menu.
Now you’re ready to print. For instructions, use these resources:
Click Install Printer Driver and Utilities and follow
the on-screen instructions. (In OS X, you will need to
enter your Administrator password for each item.)
• Your User’s Guide
7
When prompted, click Restart to restart your computer.
8
When your system restarts, double-click the CD-ROM
icon, if necessary, then double-click
EPSON.
9
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
Learn about loading paper, printing, maintaining your printer,
solving problems, and contacting EPSON.
• Your Quick Reference card
See how easy it is to print without a computer.
Click Install EPSON Print CD, then click Install
and follow the on-screen instructions.
• Your on-screen Reference Guide
Square end
10
Click Install Optional Software.
You see the following menu:
11
To install EPSON Software Film Factory, click EPSON Software Film Factory,
then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation is complete,
click Back.
Flat end
Double-click the SPR300 Reference Guide icon on your desktop
to view more information about your printer.
Wait while Windows detects your hardware.
If you’re using Adobe Photoshop 6, 7 or Adobe Photoshop Elements 1 or 2, click P.I.M. II
Plug-In, then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation is complete,
click Back.
5
When you see this screen, click Continue.
To add a link to EPSON PhotoCenter, click EPSON PhotoCenter Link, then click Add.
Click Back, then click Back again.
6
Follow the on-screen instructions to
install your software.
12
From the Install Menu, click Install Printer Manual to install your on-screen
Reference Guide.
13
When you’re done installing software, click Exit. The registration screen appears.
14
Follow the on-screen instructions to register your printer.
EPSON and EPSON Stylus are registered trademarks of SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
EPSON Software is a trademark and EPSON PhotoCenter is a service mark of Epson America, Inc.
General Notice: Other product names are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.
EPSON disclaims any and all rights in those marks.
continue
Go to the section for your operating system to finish setting up your printer.
continue
© 2003 Epson America, Inc. 9/03
Printed in XXXXXX XX-XX.XX
4 Load Paper
1
2
7
When installation is complete, you see this screen:
Mac OS X 10.x
To install EPSON Software Film Factory, click
EPSON Software Film Factory, then click Install.
Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation
is complete, click Back.
1
TM
Fan a few sheets of paper and load them against
the right side of the sheet feeder.
TM
If the Stylus Photo R300 appears in the printer list, go to step 2. If you don’t see it, make
sure your printer is turned on and connected. Then click Add or Add Printer, and select
EPSON USB at the top of the screen and Stylus Photo R300 below. Then go to step 3.
If you’re using Adobe Photoshop 6, 7 or Adobe
Photoshop Elements 1 or 2, click P.I.M. II Plug-In,
then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions.
When installation is complete, click Back.
®
Slide the left edge guide against the paper.
NOTE: For instructions on loading and printing
on CDs or DVDs, see your User’s Guide.
Open the Applications folder, then open the Utilities folder and select Print Center.
You see the Printer List window.
®
2
To add a link to EPSON PhotoCenter,SM click EPSON PhotoCenter Link, then click Add.
Click Back.
Click the Stylus Photo R300 printer name and
then click the Add or Add Printer button.
You see another window listing your printer.
If it isn’t already selected, choose EPSON USB.
8
5 Install Software
When you’re done installing software, click Exit. The registration screen appears.
9
Follow the on-screen instructions to register your printer.
10
When you see a message telling you to restart your computer, click OK.
Remove the CD, then restart your computer.
NOTE: Be sure to restart your computer to enable all of your printer software features.
Windows
®
Click the printer name, then open the Page Setup
menu at the bottom of the screen and select All.
4
Click the Add button. You see the Printer List
again with the printer features available.
5
Close Print Center.
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
Make sure your printer is NOT connected to your computer, then follow the steps below.
1
3
Macintosh®
Turn on your computer. Wait for the system
to start up, then insert the EPSON® CD-ROM
in your drive.
1
Connect your printer to your computer: connect the
square end of your USB cable
to the printer and the
flat end of the USB cable to your computer.
NOTE: To print from Macintosh Classic
applications in OS X, restart your Macintosh
in OS 9 and follow the “Install Software”
steps again.
(You can connect to any open port.)
Macintosh OS 8.6 to 9.x
Open the Chooser from the Apple® menu, then select these options:
• SP R300 Series
• Your USB port
• Background printing (on or off)
NOTE: If you see a screen like this,
click Cancel and disconnect the
printer from your computer.
Close the Chooser.
Square end
2
3
Read the license agreement that appears
and click Agree.
2
Turn on your Macintosh and wait for it to start up.
You see a message like this:
3
Insert the EPSON CD-ROM in your drive.
4
Double-click the CD-ROM icon, if necessary,
then double-click
EPSON.
5
Read the license agreement that appears
and click AGREE.
Click OK to begin installing your printer driver.
4
Flat end
When you see this screen, connect the
square end of your USB cable to the back of the printer
and the
flat end of the USB cable to your
computer. (You can connect to any open port.)
6
NOTE: For Windows XP, if you don’t have USB 2.0,
you see a message. Click the Close button to close
the message.
6 Print
You see the Install Menu.
Now you’re ready to print. For instructions, use these resources:
Click Install Printer Driver and Utilities and follow
the on-screen instructions. (In OS X, you will need to
enter your Administrator password for each item.)
• Your User’s Guide
7
When prompted, click Restart to restart your computer.
8
When your system restarts, double-click the CD-ROM
icon, if necessary, then double-click
EPSON.
9
You’re ready to print! See section 6, “Print.”
Learn about loading paper, printing, maintaining your printer,
solving problems, and contacting EPSON.
• Your Quick Reference card
See how easy it is to print without a computer.
Click Install EPSON Print CD, then click Install
and follow the on-screen instructions.
• Your on-screen Reference Guide
Square end
10
Click Install Optional Software.
You see the following menu:
11
To install EPSON Software Film Factory, click EPSON Software Film Factory,
then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation is complete,
click Back.
Flat end
Double-click the SPR300 Reference Guide icon on your desktop
to view more information about your printer.
Wait while Windows detects your hardware.
If you’re using Adobe Photoshop 6, 7 or Adobe Photoshop Elements 1 or 2, click P.I.M. II
Plug-In, then click Install. Follow the on-screen instructions. When installation is complete,
click Back.
5
When you see this screen, click Continue.
To add a link to EPSON PhotoCenter, click EPSON PhotoCenter Link, then click Add.
Click Back, then click Back again.
6
Follow the on-screen instructions to
install your software.
12
From the Install Menu, click Install Printer Manual to install your on-screen
Reference Guide.
13
When you’re done installing software, click Exit. The registration screen appears.
14
Follow the on-screen instructions to register your printer.
EPSON and EPSON Stylus are registered trademarks of SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
EPSON Software is a trademark and EPSON PhotoCenter is a service mark of Epson America, Inc.
General Notice: Other product names are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.
EPSON disclaims any and all rights in those marks.
continue
Go to the section for your operating system to finish setting up your printer.
continue
© 2003 Epson America, Inc. 9/03
Printed in XXXXXX XX-XX.XX