Epson Photo 1200 Printer User Manual

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Where to Find Information
The Setup & Daily Use guide
Read this manual first to set up and begin using your printer. This
manual includes the following information.
❏ Setup
Contains information on setting up your printer
and installing the printer software.
❏
Provides you with information on daily
operation, troubleshooting tips
and customer support contact information if
you need assistance.
Daily Use
USB User's Guide
❏ Read this guide if using a USB cable to connect your printer
to a computer.
Online Guides included on the CD-ROM
The guides on this CD-ROM will help you learn more about your
printer and color printing. To view these guides, you must have
a Web browser installed on your computer. For more information
on using this CD-ROM, see the included CD-ROM Booklet.
❏ Reference Guide Provides further information about printer
software settings, printing on special paper,
maintenance, and problem solving.
❏ Color Guide
Includes sample images, explanations and
troubleshooting information that will help
answer your questions about color printing.
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All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval
system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying,
recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of SEIKO EPSON
CORPORATION. The information contained herein is designed only for use with this EPSON
printer. EPSON is not responsible for any use of this information as applied to other printers.
Neither SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION nor its affiliates shall be liable to the purchaser of
this product or third parties for damages, losses, costs, or expenses incurred by the purchaser
or third parties as a result of: accident, misuse, or abuse of this product or unauthorized
modifications, repairs, or alterations to this product, or (excluding the U.S.) failure to strictly
comply with SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION's operating and maintenance instructions.
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION shall not be liable for any damages or problems arising from
the use of any options or any consumable products other than those designated as Original
EPSON Products or EPSON Approved Products by SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from
electromagnetic interference that occurs from the use of any interface cables other than
EPSON Approved Products by SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
EPSON and EPSON ESC/P are registered trademarks and EPSON ESC/P 2, ESC/P Raster
and EPSON Stylus are trademarks of SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
General Notice: Other product names used herein are for identification purposes only and may be
trademarks of their respective owners. EPSON disclaims any and all rights in those marks.
Copyright © 1999 by SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION, Nagano, Japan.
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Safety Instructions
Important Safety Instructions
Read all of these instructions before using your printer. Also be
sure to follow all warnings and instructions marked on the
printer.
❏ Do not block or cover the openings in the printer’s cabinet.
❏ Do not insert objects through the slots. Take care not to spill
liquid on the printer.
❏ Use only the type of power source indicated on the printer’s
label.
❏ Connect all equipment to properly grounded power outlets.
Avoid using outlets on the same circuit as photocopiers or air
control systems that regularly switch on and off.
❏ Avoid electrical outlets controlled by wall switches or
automatic timers.
❏ Keep the entire computer system away from potential sources
of electromagnetic interference, such as loudspeakers or the
base units of cordless telephones.
❏ Do not use a damaged or frayed power cord.
❏ If you use an extension cord with the printer, make sure the
total ampere rating of the devices plugged into the extension
cord does not exceed the cord’s ampere rating. Also, make
sure the total ampere rating of all devices plugged into the
wall outlet does not exceed the wall outlet’s ampere rating.
❏ Do not attempt to service the printer yourself.
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❏ Unplug the printer and refer servicing to qualified service
personnel under the following conditions:
The power cord or plug is damaged; liquid has entered the
printer; the printer has been dropped or the cabinet damaged;
the printer does not operate normally or exhibits a distinct
change in performance.
❏ If you plan to use the printer in Germany, observe the
following:
To provide adequate short-circuit protection and overcurrent protection for this printer, the building installation
must be protected by a 16 Amp circuit breaker.
Bei Anschluß des Druckers an die Stromversorgung muß
sichergestellt werden, daß die Gebäudeinstallation mit einem
16 A-Überstromschalter abgesichert ist.
A Few Precautions
When using the printer
❏ Do not put your hand inside the printer or touch the ink
cartridges during printing.
❏ Do not move the print head by hand; otherwise you may
damage the printer.
❏ Always turn the printer off using the P power button. When
this button is pressed, the P power light flashes briefly then
goes off. Do not unplug the printer or turn off the power to
the outlet until the P power light stops flashing.
❏ Before transporting the printer, make sure the print head is in
the home (far right) position and the ink cartridges are in
place.
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When handling the ink cartridges
❏ Keep ink cartridges out of the reach of children. Do not allow
children to drink or otherwise handle the cartridges.
❏ If ink gets on the skin, wash it off with soap and water. If it
gets in the eyes, flush them immediately with water.
❏ Do not shake an ink cartridge; this can cause leakage.
❏ Install the ink cartridge immediately after you remove it from
its package. Leaving the cartridge unpacked for a long time
before use may result in reduced print quality.
❏ Once you install an ink cartridge, do not open the clamp or
remove the cartridge except to replace it with a new one. The
cartridge may become unusable otherwise.
❏ Do not use an ink cartridge beyond the date printed on the
cartridge carton. For best results, use up the ink cartridges
within six months of installing them.
❏ Do not dismantle the ink cartridges or try to refill them. This
could damage the print head.
When choosing a place for the printer
❏ Place the printer on a flat, stable surface that is larger than the
printer. The printer will not operate properly if it is tilted or
at an angle.
❏ Avoid places subject to rapid changes in temperature and
humidity. Also keep it away from direct sunlight, strong light,
or heat sources.
❏ Avoid places subject to shocks and vibrations.
❏ Place the printer near a wall outlet where the plug can be
easily unplugged.
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Note for French-speaking users:
Placez l’imprimante près d’une prise de contacte où la fiche peut être
débranchée facilement.
ENERGY STAR Compliance
As an ENERGY STAR Partner, EPSON has
determined that this product meets the ENERGY
STAR guidelines for energy efficiency.
The International ENERGY STAR Office Equipment Program is
a voluntary partnership with the computer and office equipment
industry to promote the introduction of energy-efficient personal
computers, monitors, printers, fax machines, and copiers in an
effort to reduce air pollution caused by power generation.
Warnings, Cautions, and Notes
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Warnings must be followed carefully to avoid bodily injury.
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Cautions must be observed to avoid damage to your equipment.
Notes contain important information and useful tips on the operation
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Setting Up Your Printer
System Requirements
For PCs
To use your printer, you need Microsoft® Windows® 95,
Windows® 98, or Windows® NT 4.0; and a shielded, twisted-pair
parallel cable. If you want connect your printer to a USB port, you
need a Windows 98 pre-installed PC equipped with a USB port;
and a shielded USB cable.
Your computer should also meet the following system
requirements:
Minimum system
Recommended system
i486/25 MHz for Windows 95 and NT 4.0
i486/66 MHz for Windows 98
Pentium or higher
processor
16MB RAM
32MB RAM or more for
Windows 95 and 98
64MB or more for
Windows NT 4.0
10MB hard disk space for Windows 95 and 98
20MB for Windows NT 4.0
50MB or more free disk
space for Windows 95,
and 98
100MB or more for
Windows NT 4.0
VGA monitor
VGA or better monitor
Your computer dealer can help you update your system if it does
not meet these requirements.
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For Macintosh computers
To use this printer, your Apple® Macintosh® must meet the
following system requirements. You also need a standard Apple
System Peripheral-8 cable (8-pin mini-circular connector) or
equivalent.
If you want connect your printer to a USB port, you need an iMac
computer with a USB port; and a shielded USB cable.
Applicable computer models (as of September 1, 1998)
Macintosh LC475, LC575, LC630
Macintosh Quadra Series
Macintosh Centris Series
Macintosh PowerBook™ Series (PowerBook 190, 520, 540, 550
or later)
Macintosh PowerBook Duo 280, 2300c/100
Macintosh Performa 475, 575, 588, 630, 5210 or later
Power Macintosh Series
iMac Series (for USB)
Environment
Minimum system
Recommended system
System 7.5.1
System 7.6 or later
5MB of available memory
10MB of available memory when
background printing is turned on.
16MB or more of available
memory
25MB of available memory when
background printing is turned on.
Note:
❏ The amount of available memory varies according to the number and
kind of applications that are open. To see how much memory is
available, choose About This Macintosh from the Apple menu and
refer to the memory size (listed in kilobytes) under “Largest Unused
Block” (1,024K=1MB).
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❏ The memory requirements above are for printing on Letter size
paper. These requirements may vary depending on the size of the
paper, the type of application you are using, and the complexity of
the document you want to print.
In addition to these system and memory requirements, you also
need 10MB of free hard disk space to install your printer software.
To print, you need extra hard disk space amounting to about
double the size of the file you want to print.
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Printer Parts and Control Panel Functions
paper support
edge guides
printer cover
output tray
sheet feeder
output tray extension
adjust lever
control panel
ink cartridge clamps
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Buttons
Button
Function
P
Turns the printer on and off.
Clears the printer's memory if pressed twice while the
power is on.
Power
E
Load/Eject
R
Cleaning
Loads or ejects paper if pressed and released within 2
seconds.
Resumes printing if pressed and released after a paper
out error.
Moves the print head to the ink cartridge replacement
position if pressed for 3 seconds while the B or A ink out
light is flashing or on.
Returns the print head to its home position after ink
cartridge replacement.
Performs print head cleaning if pressed for 3 seconds
when the B or A ink out light is off.
Lights
Light
Printer Status
On when the printer is on.
P
Power
S
Paper out
Flashes when receiving data, replacing an ink cartridge,
charging ink, or cleaning the print head.
On when the printer is out of paper. Load paper in the
sheet feeder; then press the E load/eject button to
resume printing.
Flashes when paper is jammed. Take all the paper out
of the feeder, and reload the paper. If the light
continues to flash, turn off the printer and gently pull all
the paper out of the printer.
B
Flashes when black ink is low. The black ink cartridge is
nearly empty.
Black ink
out
On when black ink is out. The black ink cartridge is
empty. Replace the black ink cartridge (S020187).
A
Flashes when color ink is low. The color ink cartridge is
nearly empty.
Color ink
out
On when color ink is out. The color ink cartridge is empty.
Replace the color ink cartridge (T001✽✽✽ ).
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Attaching the Paper Support
Insert the paper support into the slots at the rear of the printer.
Plugging in the Printer
1. Make sure that the printer is turned off. It is off when the P
power button protrudes slightly from the surface of the control
panel.
2. Check the label on the back of the printer to make sure the
voltage required by the printer matches that of the electrical
outlet you will be plugging it into. Also, make sure that you
have the correct power cable for your power source.
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Caution:
It is not possible to change the printer's voltage. If the rated
voltage and your outlet voltage do not match, contact your
dealer for assistance. Do not plug in the power cord.
3. If the power cord is not attached to the printer, connect it to
the AC inlet on the back of the printer.
4. Plug the power cord into a properly grounded electrical
outlet.
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Installing the Ink Cartridges
Before installing the ink cartridges, note the following.
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Warning:
The ink cartridges are self-contained units. Under ordinary use,
ink will not leak from a cartridge. If ink does get on your hands,
wash them thoroughly with soap and water. If ink gets into your
eyes, flush them immediately with water.
Note:
❏ Do not open the ink cartridge packages until just before you install
them, or the ink may dry up.
❏ Use the ink cartridges packed with your printer the first time you
install ink cartridges, otherwise the printer may not charge ink
properly.
Install the ink cartridges as follows:
1. Lower the output tray; then open the printer cover.
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2. Turn on the printer.
The print head moves to the left, which to the ink cartridge
install position. The P power light flashes and the B and A ink
out lights come on.
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Caution:
Do not move the print head by hand. Doing so may damage
the printer.
3. Lift up the ink cartridge clamps.
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4. Open the ink cartridge packages that came with your printer.
Next, remove only the yellow tape seals from each cartridge.
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Caution:
❏ Remove the yellow tape seals from the cartridges before
installing them; otherwise the cartridges may become
unusable.
❏ Do not remove the blue portion of the tape seals from the
cartridges; otherwise the cartridges may become clogged
and cannot print.
❏ Do not remove the tape seals from the bottom of the
cartridges; otherwise, ink will leak.
5. Place the cartridges gently into their holders with the labels
face-up. The color ink cartridge, which is larger, goes on the
right and the black goes on the left. Do not press down on the
cartridges.
Note:
Install both ink cartridges. If either of the cartridges is not installed,
the printer will not work.
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6. Press the ink cartridge clamps down until they lock in place.
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Caution:
Once you install the ink cartridges, do not open their clamps
again until you replace the ink cartridges. Otherwise, the
cartridges will become unusable.
7. Press the R cleaning button. The printer moves the print
head and begins charging the ink delivery system.
The ink charging process takes about a minute and a half to
complete, during which time the P power light flashes and
the printer produces a variety of mechanical sounds. These
sounds are normal. When the ink delivery system has been
charged, the print head returns to its home (far right) position
and the P power light stops flashing.
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Caution:
Never turn off the printer while the P power light is flashing.
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8. Close the printer cover.
Now you are ready to connect the printer to your computer. To
connect the printer to your PC, see the next section. To connect
the printer to a Macintosh, see “Connecting the Printer to Your
Macintosh” on page 21.
Connecting the Printer to Your PC
Note:
To connect and use the USB connector, see the USB User’s Guide
shipped with your printer.
Connecting to a parallel interface
To connect the printer to your computer using the built-in parallel
interface, you need a shielded, twisted-pair parallel cable.
Follow these steps to connect your printer.
1. Make sure both the printer and computer are turned off.
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2. Plug the cable connector securely into the printer's interface
connector. Then squeeze the wire clips together until they lock
in place on both sides. If your cable has a ground wire, connect
it to the ground connector below the interface connector.
3. Plug the other end of the cable into the computer's parallel
interface. If there is a ground wire at the computer end of the
cable, connect it to the ground connector at the back of the
computer.
See “Installing the Printer Software in Your PC” on page 18 for
instructions on installing the printer software. You must install
the printer software before using your printer.
Installing the Printer Software in Your PC
After connecting the printer to your computer, you need to install
the software included on the “Printer Software for EPSON Stylus
Photo 1200” CD-ROM shipped with your printer.
Your printer software includes:
❏ Printer driver
The printer driver is the software that runs, or “drives,” your
printer. With it, you can make settings such as media type,
print quality, speed, and paper size.
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❏ Utilities
The Nozzle Check, Head Cleaning, and Print Head
Alignment utilities help you keep your printer in top
operating condition.
❏ EPSON Status Monitor 2
EPSON Status Monitor 2 notifies you of printer errors and
displays printer status information such as the amount of ink
remaining. The Status Monitor also guides you when
replacing ink cartridges.
❏ HIGH QUALITY IMAGES
HIGH QUALITY IMAGES allows you to quickly and easily
see the kind of high-quality printout available from the
EPSON Stylus Photo 1200.
If you are using the floppy disk version of the software, make a
backup copy of the EPSON printer software disk before you begin
installation. If you wish to make a floppy disk version of the
printer software included on your CD-ROM, insert the printer
software CD-ROM, then click the Driver disk creation utility
button and follow the on-screen instructions.
Installing in Windows 95, 98, and NT 4.0
1. Insert the printer software CD shipped with your printer in
the CD-ROM drive. The Installer dialog box appears. (For
floppy disk users, insert the disk in a disk drive, then doubleclick the drive icon and double-click the Setup.exe icon.)
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2. Double-click Install Printer Driver/Utility to start the printer
software installation.
3. When the installation is complete, click OK.
EPSON Status Monitor 2 installation starts automatically.
Follow the on-screen instructions.
Note:
❏ If the New Hardware Found screen or any other Wizard appears
when you turn on your computer, click Cancel and follow the steps
above.
❏ Installation time varies depending on your computer.
For information on opening and using the software, see “Printing
Your First Page for Windows” on page 28. See also “Using the
Printer Software for Windows” in the online Reference Guide.
If you use your printer on a network, see “Network Printing” in
the online Reference Guide.
Installing in Windows 98 with USB interface
If you connected your printer using the USB interface, you need
to install the EPSON USB Printer Device Driver and the printer
software included in the printer software CD-ROM. Follow the
instructions in the USB User’s Guide that came with your printer.
For information on opening and using the software, see “Printing
Your First Page for Windows” on page 28. See also “Using the
Printer Software for Windows” in the online Reference Guide.
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Connecting the Printer to Your Macintosh
Note:
To connect to an iMac computer using the USB port, see the USB User’s
Guide shipped with your printer.
To use the printer's built-in serial interface, you will need an
Apple System Peripheral-8 cable.
Follow these steps to connect the printer:
1. Make sure both your printer and Macintosh are switched off.
2. Connect one end of the interface cable to the serial connector
on the back of the printer.
3. Connect the other end of the interface cable to either the
modem port or printer port on the Macintosh. The ports are
marked with the following icons.
modem port
printer port
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See the next section for instructions on installing the printer
software. You must install the printer software before using your
printer.
For information on opening and using the software, see “Printing
Your First Page for Macintosh” on page 30. See also “Using the
Printer Software for Macintosh” in the online Reference Guide.
Installing the Printer Software in Your Macintosh
After connecting the printer to your Macintosh, you are ready to
install the printer software included in the “Printer Software for
EPSON Stylus Photo 1200” CD-ROM shipped with your printer.
Your printer software includes:
❏ EPSON Printer Driver Package
SP1200
This is the printer driver software that runs your printer. With
it, you can make settings such as media type, print quality,
speed, and paper size.
EPSON Monitor3
Monitors and manages background printing jobs. You must
turn on background printing in the Chooser to use this utility.
StatusMonitor
Keeps track of the current status of your printer, and alerts
you when printer errors occur.
Utilities
The Nozzle Check, Head Cleaning, and Print Head
Alignment utilities help you keep your printer in top
operating condition.
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ColorSync 2.0 and Profiles
Matches the colors in your printout with the colors displayed
on your screen automatically. Use this when printing scanned
photographs or computer graphics.
If you are using the floppy disk version, make a backup copy of
the EPSON Macintosh printer software disk before you begin
installation.
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Caution:
Turn off all virus protection programs before you install your
printer software.
Follow these steps to install your printer software:
1. Turn on your Macintosh and insert the software CD in the
CD-ROM drive. (If you are using the floppy disk version,
insert it in a disk drive.)
2. The EPSON printer software disk opens automatically.
3. If a single Installer icon appears, double-click the icon. If
separate folders containing installer icons for several
languages appear, double-click the folder for your preferred
language, then double-click the Installer icon inside it.
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4. After the initial screen appears, click Continue. The following
dialog box appears.
5. If you want to install all of the printer software included on
your printer software CD-ROM, make sure the Install
Location box shows the correct disk drive and click Install.
If you are low on disk space, select Custom Install from the
pop-up menu and click Serial Driver Package. Confirm the
destination for installation, then click Install.
Note:
Click the
icon to get information on each component.
6. When a message appears informing you that installation is
finished, click Restart to complete the installation and restart
your computer.
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Selecting Your Printer in the Chooser
After you install the printer software, you need to open the
Chooser to select your printer. You have to choose the printer the
first time you use it or whenever you want to switch to another
printer. Your Macintosh will always print using the last printer
selected.
Note:
If you are using a Macintosh Quadra 950 or 900, you need to choose
Compatible in the Serial Switch dialog box before selecting your
printer from the Chooser. To open the Serial Switch dialog box, choose
Control Panel from the Apple menu, then choose Serial Switch.
1. Make sure the printer is connected to your Macintosh and is
turned on.
2. Choose Chooser from the Apple menu. Then click your
printer's icon and the port your printer is connected to.
Note:
❏ If you are using an iMac computer, you must select the USB
port.
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❏ If you are using an AppleTalk network, an alert message may
appear when you click the port. In this case, reselect the other
port, or make AppleTalk setting Inactive then select the port
again.
3. Click the Background Printing radio buttons to turn
background printing on or off.
When background printing is on, you can use your Macintosh
while it is preparing a document for printing. You must turn
on background printing to use the EPSON Monitor3 utility to
manage print jobs.
4. Close the Chooser.
For information on opening and using the software, see “Printing
Your First Page for Macintosh” on page 30. See also “Using the
Printer Software for Macintosh” in the online Reference Guide.
Loading Paper
Follow these steps to load A4 or letter size plain paper in the
printer.
You can also print on ink jet paper, photo-quality glossy film or
paper, photo paper, transparencies, envelopes, index cards, and
adhesive sheets. For details on using such media, see “Loading
Special Paper” on page 33, or “Paper Handling” in the online
Reference Guide.
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1. Lower the output tray and slide out the extension. Next, slide
the left edge guide so that the distance between the edge
guides is slightly wider than the width of your paper.
edge guide
output tray
2. Fan a stack of paper; then tap it on a flat surface to even the
edges.
3. Load the stack of paper with the printable side up and the
right edge of the paper resting against the right side of the
sheet feeder. Then slide the left edge guide against the edge
of the paper.
printable
side up
Note:
❏ Always load paper into the sheet feeder short edge first.
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❏ Make sure the paper stack fits under the arrow mark inside the
edge guide.
Printing Your First Page for Windows
After loading paper, you are ready to print your first page. In
order to check the operation of your printer, we recommend
printing the README file provided with your printer software.
The README file contains the latest information about your
printer software.
If you choose to print your own document instead, select the
appropriate Paper Size setting in your application software, then
print the document as explained from step 3, below. (See your
software manual for details on how to use your application.)
Follow these steps to print the README file:
1. Make sure A4 or letter size paper is loaded in the printer.
2. Click Start, point to Programs, point to Epson (for Windows
95, and 98) or EPSON Printers (for Windows NT 4.0), and then
click EPSON Stylus Photo 1200 Readme.
3. Click Print on the File menu. The Print dialog box appears.
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4. Make sure your printer is selected and then click Properties,
or Options. You may need to click a combination of these
buttons. The driver settings window appears.
5. Click the Main tab if necessary, then click anywhere in the
Media Type box and select the media you loaded in the
printer.
6. Select Color as the Ink setting.
7. Make sure the Mode option is set to Automatic.
When Automatic is selected, the printer software optimizes
other settings according to the Media Type and Ink settings
you make.
8. Make sure the correct paper size is displayed in the Current
Settings box. If it is not, click the Paper tab and select the
correct paper size from the Paper Size list.
9. Click OK at the bottom of the window. You return to the Print
dialog box (or a similar dialog box).
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10. Click Close, OK, or Print to print. You may need to click a
combination of these buttons.
While printing, the EPSON Progress Meter will appear, showing
the printing progress and the status of your printer. For details,
see “Monitoring and Managing Print Jobs for Windows” in the
online Reference Guide.
After printing, check your results. If everything printed
satisfactorily, your EPSON printer is now fully setup and ready
to help you create wonderful printouts. If the printed image is
unexpectedly faint or dots in the printed image are missing, see
“Checking the Print Head Nozzles” on page 41 for help on
checking and cleaning the print head.
For further information about your printer, see the online
Reference Guide. For details about the printer software, see online
help. To learn more about color printing, see the online Color
Guide.
Printing Your First Page for Macintosh
After loading the paper, you are ready to print your first page. In
order to check the operation of your printer, we recommend
printing the README file located on your printer software CD.
The README file contains the latest information about your
printer software.
If you choose to print your own document instead, select the
appropriate Paper Size setting in your application software, then
print the document as explained from step 4, below. (See your
software manual for details on how to use your application.)
Follow these steps to print the README file:
1. Make sure A4 or letter size paper is loaded in the printer.
2. Insert the printer software CD.
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3. Open the EPSON folder and double-click the README file.
4. Choose Page Setup from the File menu. This brings up the
dialog box shown below.
5. Select the paper size you loaded in the printer from the Paper
Size list.
6. Select
option.
Portrait or
Landscape as the Orientation
7. After making your settings, click the OK button to close the
Page Setup dialog box.
Note:
You cannot print from the Page Setup dialog box. You can only print
from the Print dialog box.
8. Choose Print from the File menu. This brings up the dialog
box shown below.
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9. Select the media you loaded in the printer from the Media
Type list.
10. Select Color as the Ink option.
11. Make sure the Mode option is set to Automatic.
When Automatic is selected, the printer software optimizes
other settings according to the Media Type and Ink settings
you make.
12. Click Print to start printing.
After printing, check your results. If everything printed
satisfactorily, your EPSON printer is now fully setup and ready
to help you create wonderful printouts. If the printed image is
unexpectedly faint or dots in the printed image are missing, see
“Checking the Print Head Nozzles” on page 41 for help on
checking and cleaning the print head.
For further information about your printer, see the online
Reference Guide. For details about the printer software, see online
help. To learn more about color printing, see the online Color
Guide.
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Loading Special Paper
You can print on a wide variety of special media, including ink
jet paper, photo-quality glossy film or paper, photo paper,
transparencies, envelopes, index cards, and adhesive sheets.
When loading special paper, read the instruction sheets packed
with your special media first, and keep the following in mind. For
more details on using such media, see “Paper Handling” in the
online Reference Guide.
Note:
If you want to use plain paper, see “Loading Paper” on page 26.
❏ Make sure the printable side of the paper is face up when
loading media into the sheet feeder. See the instruction sheets
packed with the media to determine which side is the
printable surface. Some media have cut corners to help
identify the correct loading direction.
❏ Always load paper into the sheet feeder short edge first.
❏ Make sure the paper stack fits under the arrow mark inside
the edge guide.
❏ Loading capacity for envelopes and EPSON special media is
explained below.
Envelopes
Up to 10 envelopes.
Note:
If the total thickness of the stack
of envelopes exceeds 10 mm,
press each envelope flat before
loading.
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360 dpi Ink Jet Paper
and Photo Quality
Ink Jet Paper
Up to the arrow mark on the
left edge guide.
Photo Quality Ink Jet
Card, Ink Jet Note
Card, and Ink Jet
Greeting Card
Up to 30 index cards. Always
place the included support
sheet under the cards.
Photo Quality
Glossy Film
One sheet at a time for best
results. Always put a
support sheet* or a sheet of
plain paper under the glossy
film.
For A6 size, load one sheet at
a time.
If you wish to print with
multiple sheets, load up to 20
sheets (A3, Super A3/B or B,
up to 5 sheets) and set the
minimum top margin of the
page to 30 mm.
Ink Jet
Transparencies
Up to 30 transparencies.
Always put a sheet of plain
paper under the stack of
transparencies.
Photo Quality
Self Adhesive Sheet
One sheet at a time.
Photo Paper
Up to 20 sheets. For 4 × 6 inch
Photo Paper, always put a
support sheet* under the
stack of Photo Paper.
Photo Stickers 16
and Photo Stickers 4
One sheet at a time. Always
put the included Support
Sheets A and B under the
stack of Photo Stickers.
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Panoramic Photo
Paper and Iron-On
Cool Peel Transfer
Paper
One sheet at a time.
Photo Paper Cards
One sheet at a time. Always
put a support sheet* under
the Photo Paper Card.
Back Light Film
One sheet at a time. Always
put a sheet of plain paper
under back light film.
*Take care not to not print on support sheets loaded under special media.
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Replacing Ink Cartridges
Using the printer's control panel
The printer’s indicator lights will inform you when it is time to
obtain a replacement ink cartridge and when it is time to replace
an empty cartridge.
This table describes the status of the lights on your printer and
the actions you need to take.
Lights
Action
f B
Obtain a replacement black ink cartridge
(S020187).
o B
Replace the empty black ink cartridge.
f A
Obtain a replacement color ink cartridge
(T001✽✽✽).
o A
Replace the empty color ink cartridge.
o = on, f = flashing
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❏ EPSON recommends the use of genuine EPSON ink
cartridges. Other products not manufactured by EPSON
may cause damage to your printer not covered by EPSON's
warranties.
❏ Leave the old cartridge installed in the printer until you have
obtained a replacement. Otherwise, ink remaining in the
print head nozzles may dry out.
Note:
If the ink runs out, you cannot continue printing until you replace the
empty cartridge, even though the other ink cartridge still contains ink.
To replace an ink cartridge using the printer’s control panel,
follow these steps.
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1. Make sure the printer is on. The P power light should be on,
but not flashing. (Determine which cartridge needs to be
replaced as indicated by the B black and A color ink out light.)
2. Lower the output tray at the front of the printer, then open
the printer cover.
3. Hold down the R cleaning button for three seconds until the
print head moves left slightly to the cartridge replacement
position and the P power light begins flashing.
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Do not move the print head by hand. Always use the R
cleaning button to move it. Otherwise you may damage the
printer.
Note:
If you press the R cleaning button for three seconds when the B
and A ink out lights are off, the printer starts cleaning the print
head.
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4. Lift up the clamp that holds the cartridge you want to replace
as far as it will go. When you do, the cartridge will rise partly
out of the cartridge holder.
The illustration shows color
ink replacement. To replace
black ink, lift up only the
smaller clamp on the left.
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Once you open the ink cartridge clamp, the ink cartridge
becomes unusable and cannot be reinstalled even if ink
remains.
5. Lift the cartridge out of the printer and dispose of it properly.
Do not take the used cartridge apart or try to refill it.
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Warning:
If ink gets on your hands, wash them thoroughly with soap
and water. If ink gets into your eyes, flush them immediately
with water.
6. Remove the ink cartridge from its protective bag. Next,
remove only the yellow tape seal from the cartridge.
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Caution:
❏ You must remove the yellow tape seal from the cartridge.
Leaving the tape on when you install the cartridge will
permanently damage it.
❏ Do not remove the blue portion of the tape seal from the
top of the cartridge; otherwise, the cartridge may become
clogged and cannot print.
❏ Do not remove the tape seal from the bottom of the
cartridge; otherwise, ink will leak.
7. Place the ink cartridge gently into the cartridge holder with
the label on the cartridge face up. Do not press down on the
cartridge.
8. Press the ink cartridge clamp down until it locks in place.
The illustration shows color
ink replacement. To replace
black ink, press down the
smaller clamp on the left.
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Caution:
Do not open the ink cartridge clamp after installing a
cartridge. If you open the ink cartridge clamp, the ink
cartridge becomes unusable and cannot be reinstalled even if
ink remains.
9. Make sure the B and A ink out lights are off. Then press the
R cleaning button. The printer moves the print head and
begins charging the ink delivery system. This process takes
about one minute to complete. When the ink charging process
is finished, the printer returns the print head to its home
position and the P power light stops flashing.
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The P power light continues to flash while the printer
performs the ink charging operation. Never turn off the
printer while this light is flashing. Doing so can result in
incomplete charging of ink.
10. Close the printer cover.
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Maintenance
Checking the Print Head Nozzles
If you find that the printed image is unexpectedly faint or dots in
the printed image are missing, you may be able to solve these
problems by checking the print head nozzles.
You can check the print head nozzles from your computer with
the Nozzle Check utility in the printer software, or from the
printer itself by using the printer’s control panel buttons.
Note:
Do not start the Nozzle Check utility while printing is in progress;
otherwise your printout may be marred.
Using the Nozzle Check Utility
For Windows users
1. Access the printer software window.
2. Click the Utility tab, then click the Nozzle Check button.
3. Follow the messages on your screen.
For Macintosh users
1. Access the Print dialog box.
2. Click the Utility icon button, then click the Nozzle Check
button.
3. Follow the messages on your screen.
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Using the control panel buttons
1. Hold down the E load/eject button and press the P power
button to turn on the printer. After printer operations start,
release both buttons.
The printer prints an operation check page including your
printer’s ROM version information, the ink counter code, and
a nozzle check pattern. Here is a typical printout:
Good sample
Print head needs to be cleaned
The above sample is in black and white, but the actual test prints in color
(CMYKcm).
2. Press the P power button to turn off the printer after it finishes
printing the nozzle check pattern.
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If the nozzle check page does not print satisfactorily, for
example, if any segment of the printed lines is missing, there
is a problem with the printer. This could be a clogged ink
nozzle or a misaligned print head. See the next section for
details on cleaning the print head. For information on aligning
the print head, see “Aligning the Print Head” on page 45.
Cleaning the Print Head
If you find that the printed image is unexpectedly faint or dots in
the printed image are missing, you may be able to solve these
problems by cleaning the print head, which ensures that the
nozzles are delivering ink properly.
You can clean the print head from your computer with the Head
Cleaning utility in the printer software, or from the printer itself
by using the printer’s control panel buttons.
Note:
❏ Print head cleaning uses both color and black ink. To avoid wasting
ink, clean the print head only if print quality declines.
❏ Use the Nozzle Check utility to confirm that the print head needs to
be cleaned. This saves ink.
❏ When the B or A ink out light is flashing or on, you cannot clean
the print head. Replace the appropriate ink cartridge first.
❏ Do not start the Head Cleaning or Nozzle Check utility while
printing is in progress; otherwise your printout may be marred.
Using the Head Cleaning utility
For Windows users
1. Access the printer software window.
2. Click the Utility tab, then click the Head Cleaning button.
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3. Follow the messages on your screen.
For Macintosh users
1. Click the Utility icon button in the Print dialog box. Then click
the Head Cleaning button.
2. Follow the on-screen messages.
Using the control panel buttons
1. Make sure that the P power light is on and that both the B
and A ink out lights are off.
Note:
If the B or A ink out lights are flashing or on, you cannot clean the
head. The printer will automatically start the ink cartridge
replacement procedure. If you do not want to replace an ink cartridge
at the time, press the R cleaning button to return the print head
to its home position.
2. Hold down the R cleaning button for three seconds.
The printer starts cleaning the print head and the P power
light begins flashing. Print head cleaning takes about one
minute to complete.
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Never turn off the printer while the P power light is flashing.
Doing so may damage the printer.
3. When the P power light stops flashing, print a few lines from
a document to confirm that the head is clean and to reset the
cleaning cycle.
If print quality hasn’t improved after repeating this procedure
four or five times, turn the printer off and leave it alone overnight.
Then do the head cleaning again.
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If the print quality still has not improved, one or both of your ink
cartridges may be old or damaged and may need to be replaced.
To replace an ink cartridge before it is empty, see “Replacing an
Old or Damaged Ink Cartridge” in the online Reference Guide. If
print quality remains a problem after replacing the ink cartridges,
contact your dealer.
Note:
To maintain print quality, we recommend turning on the printer for at
least one minute every month.
Aligning the Print Head
If you notice a misalignment of vertical lines, you may be able to
solve this problem from your computer using the Print Head
Alignment utility in your printer software.
Note:
Do not start the Print Head Alignment utility while printing is in
progress; otherwise your printout may be marred.
For Windows users
1. Make sure paper is loaded in the sheet feeder.
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Use paper at least 210 mm (8.27 inches) wide; for example,
A4 size paper loaded short edge first. Otherwise, the print
head will spray ink directly onto the platen.
2. Access the printer software window. If you need instructions,
see “Accessing the printer software” in the online Reference
Guide.
3. Click the Utility tab, then click the Print Head Alignment
button.
4. Follow the messages on your screen to align the print head.
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1. Make sure A4 or wider paper is loaded in the sheet feeder.
2. Click the Utility icon button in the Print dialog box. Then click
the Print Head Alignment button.
3. Follow the messages on your screen to align the print head.
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Troubleshooting
Error Indicators
You can identify many common printer problems with the lights
on your printer’s control panel. If your printer stops working and
the lights are on or flashing, use the following table of panel light
patterns to diagnose the problem, then follow the recommended
corrective measures.
Lights
Problem and Solution
Paper Out
oS
No paper is loaded in
the printer.
Load paper in the sheet
feeder; then press the E load/
eject button to turn this light
off. The printer resumes
printing.
Paper Jam
fS
nB
nA
Paper has jammed in
the printer.
Press the E load/eject button.
The printer ejects the jammed
paper and then resumes
printing. If the error is not
cleared, open the printer
cover and remove the
jammed paper. Then reload
paper in the sheet feeder, and
press the E load/eject button.
The printer resumes printing.
Ink Low (black ink cartridge)
fB
The black ink cartridge
is nearly empty.
Obtain a replacement black
ink cartridge (S020187).
Ink Out (black ink cartridge)
oB
The black ink cartridge
is empty.
Replace the black ink
cartridge with a new one
(S020187). See “Replacing Ink
Cartridges” on page 36.
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Ink Low (color ink cartridge)
fA
The color ink cartridge
is nearly empty.
Obtain a replacement color
ink cartridge (T001✽✽✽).
Ink Out (color ink cartridge)
oA
The color ink cartridge
is empty.
Replace the color ink
cartridge with a new one
(T001✽✽✽). See “Replacing
Ink Cartridges” on page 36.
Carriage Error
f
f
o
o
P
S
B
A
The print head carriage
is caught on jammed
paper or other foreign
material and cannot
return to the home
position.
If the paper is not ejected, turn
off the printer. Open the
printer cover and remove any
paper from the paper path by
hand.
If the error does not clear,
contact your dealer.
Unknown Printer Error
f
f
f
f
P
S
B
A
An unknown printer
error has occurred.
o = on, n = off, f = flashing
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Typical Problems and Solutions
Most printer problems have simple solutions. Define the problem
from those below and apply the recommended solutions. For
more information, see “Problem Solver”.
Print quality problems
If you are having print quality problems, try the solutions offered
here.
Horizontal banding
❏ Make sure the printable side of the paper is face up in the sheet
feeder.
❏ Run the Head Cleaning utility to clear any clogged ink
nozzles.
Vertical misalignment
❏ Make sure the printable side of the paper is face up in the sheet
feeder.
❏ Run the Print Head Alignment utility.
❏ Turn off the High Speed setting in your printer driver. For
instructions, see the printer driver’s online help for Windows.
For Macintosh, see “Using the Advanced settings” in the
online Reference Guide.
Color gaps
❏ Make sure your paper is not damaged, dirty, or old.
❏ Run the Head Cleaning utility to clear any clogged ink
nozzles.
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❏ Check the B black and A color ink out lights. If a light is
flashing, replace the ink cartridge. See “Replacing an Empty
Ink Cartridge” in the online Reference Guide.
Blurry or smeared printout
Try one or more of these solutions.
❏ Make sure the printable side of the paper is face up in the sheet
feeder.
❏ Make sure your paper is not damaged, dirty, or old.
❏ Set the adjust lever to the “+” position, and make sure the
Media Type setting is set correctly in your printer driver.
Paper feed or paper jam problems
If the printer doesn’t feed paper, feeds multiple pages, or paper
is jammed, remove and reload the stack of paper, then press the
E load/eject button. Also check the following:
❏ The paper isn’t old or creased.
❏ Paper isn’t loaded above the arrow on the left edge guide.
❏ The edge guides are set correctly.
❏ The paper isn’t too thin or rough. Use paper that meets the
paper requirements for this printer. See the online Reference
Guide for paper specifications.
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To cancel printing, follow the steps below.
For Windows
When you send a print job to the printer, the Progress Meter
appears on your computer screen.
Click the
stop button to cancel printing.
For Macintosh
When background printing is on
1. Select EPSON Monitor3 from the application menu.
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stop button to cancel the
Note:
If the printing is not cancelled by the above way, press the P power
button to turn off the printer.
When background printing is off
Hold down the J key on your keyboard and press the. (period)
key to cancel the print job.
Note:
If the printing is not cancelled by the above way, press the P power
button to turn off the printer.
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Where to Get Help
If your printer is not operating properly and you cannot solve the
problem using the troubleshooting information in your printer
documentation, contact customer support services for assistance.
We will be able to help you much more quickly if you give us the
following information:
Serial number of your printer
(The serial number label is on the back of the printer.)
Printer model
Brand and model of your computer
Printer software version
(Click About in your printer driver.)
Windows version you are using
Software application(s) you normally use with your printer
and their version number(s)
For United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland Users
If you purchased your printer in the UK or the Republic of Ireland,
EPSON (UK) Limited provides a range of customer services and
technical support.
World Wide Web
If you can connect to the Internet and have a Web browser, you
can access our Web site at http://www.epson.co.uk. Here you
will find information on the latest EPSON products, software
drivers, on-line user guides, and answers to frequently asked
questions.
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Faxon EPSON
Contact Faxon EPSON Faxback Service for support information
including troubleshooting tips, switch settings, and driver
information.
To use Faxon EPSON, call 01442 227332 in the UK or 0044 1442
227332 from the Republic of Ireland using a touch-tone phone.
You will be asked to follow a simple routine to register your
document request. Once you have entered your telephone and fax
numbers, Faxon EPSON will fax a copy of the document catalogue
to your fax machine.
When you have found the documents that you need in the
catalogue, call Faxon EPSON again and enter the document ID
numbers. The documents will be faxed to you automatically.
Bulletin Board Service for latest drivers and utilities
You can call the EPSON Bulletin Board Service on 01442 227479
in the UK or 0044 1442 227479 from the Republic of Ireland. No
membership is required. Make sure that your communications
software is set to 8 data bits, 1 stop bit, no parity bit, ANSI terminal
mode emulation, and a modem speed of up to 28.8 Kbps.
Downloading protocols supported include Xmodem, Ymodem
and Zmodem. See the documentation that came with your
communications software and modem for more information.
When you first connect to the Bulletin Board Service, you will be
asked for your name, company name, phone number and a
password (which you can invent yourself).
Customer and Warranty Support
Our Customer and Warranty Support teams can be contacted by
calling 0870 163 7766 in the UK or 0044 0870 163 7766 from the
Republic of Ireland. They can provide the following services:
❏ Technical information on installing, configuring, and
operating your EPSON products
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❏ Arranging for faulty EPSON products to be repaired within
the warranty period
A full list of EPSON Customer and Warranty Support services is
available on the technical support section of our world wide web
pages at http://www.epson.co.uk/support/ and on Faxon
EPSON Faxback service in document number 5085.
Pre Sales Enquiry Desk
The Enquiry Desk team can be contacted by calling 0800 220546
in the UK or 1 800 409132 from the Republic of Ireland, by faxing
01442 227271 in the UK or 0044 1442 227271 from the Republic of
Ireland, and via Email at info@epson.co.uk. They can provide
the following information:
❏ Pre Sales information and literature on new EPSON products
(also available via our world wide web site at http://
www.epson.co.uk)
❏ Where to purchase genuine EPSON consumables,
accessories, and options
For Australian Users
EPSON Australia wishes to provide you with a high level of
Customer Service. As well as the user’s guide, we provide the
following sources for obtaining information:
EPSON FAXBACK
EPSON FAXBACK will fax you the latest specifications and
pricing for most EPSON products offered in Australia. There is
also technical information including details of the latest software
and drivers available. Phone (02) 9903 9075 and the system will
guide you through a number of choices before faxing the
information to your fax machine.
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EPSON Bulletin Board System
This is where you can download the latest software and drivers.
Visit the BBS to check out the latest versions. If you have a modem,
phone (02) 9417 5090.
Internet URL http://www.epson.com.au
Access the EPSON Australia World Wide Web pages. Worth
taking your modem here for the occasional surf! You can get the
same information as offered on the EPSON FAXBACK and the
EPSON Bulletin Board plus more.
Your dealer
Don’t forget that your dealer can often help identify and resolve
problems. The dealer should always be the first call for advice on
problems. They can often solve problems quickly and easily as
well as give you advice on the next step to take.
EPSON Helpdesk
EPSON Helpdesk is provided as a final backup to make sure our
clients have access to advice. Operators on the Helpdesk can aid
you in diagnosing hardware and software problems. They can
also advise you on the latest EPSON products and where the
nearest dealer or service agent is located. Many types of queries
are answered here.
The Helpdesk numbers are:
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(02) 9903 9040
Fax:
(02) 9903 9189
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We encourage you to have all the relevant information on hand
when you ring. The more information you prepare, the faster we
can help solve the problem. This information includes the User’s
Guide for your EPSON product, type of computer, operating
system, application programs, and any other information you feel
is required.
For Singapore Users
Contact the telephone and fax numbers below:
Phone:
(065) 337-7911
Fax:
(065) 334-1185
For Hong Kong Users
To obtain technical support as well as other after-sales services,
users are welcome to contact EPSON Hong Kong Limited.
Internet home page
EPSON Hong Kong has established a local home page in both
Chinese and English on the Internet to provide users with the
following information:
❏ Product information
❏ Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
❏ Latest versions of EPSON printer drivers
Users can access our World Wide Web home page at:
http://www.epson.com.hk
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Electronic bulletin board system
An electronic bulletin board system (BBS) is also available to
obtain printer information and the latest versions of printer
drivers. You can log on to the following number for the BBS
service:
BBS:
(852) 2827-4244
Technical Support Hotline
You can also contact our technical staff at the following telephone
and fax numbers:
Phone:
(852) 2585-4399
Fax:
(852) 2827-4383
For Philippines Users
To obtain technical support as well as other after sales services,
users are welcome to contact the EPSON Philippines
Representative Office at the telephone and fax numbers below:
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(632) 813-6552
Fax:
(632) 813-6545
BBS:
(632) 814-0595
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Interface cables
You can use any interface cable that meets the following
specifications. See your computer manual for any additional
requirements.
❏ Parallel Interface Cable (shielded) C83602✽ from D-SUB 25pin (computer) to 36-pin Amphenol 57 Series (printer)
❏ USB Interface Cable (shielded) C83623✽ from Series A 4-pin
(computer) to Series B 4-pin (printer) (This cable not supplied
in all locations.)
Note:
The asterisk (✽) is a substitute for the last digit of the product
number, which varies by country.
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Caution:
Use only the interface cables listed above. Using other cables
not covered by EPSON warranties may cause the printer to
malfunction.
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Ink cartridges
Black ink cartridge
S020187
Color ink cartridge
T001011
T001051
T001091
T001311
EPSON special media
Most plain paper works well in your printer. In addition, EPSON
offers specifically designed media for ink jet printers to meet most
high-quality printing needs.
EPSON 360 dpi Ink Jet Paper (A4)
S041059
S041025
EPSON 360 dpi Ink Jet Paper (Letter)
S041060
S041028
EPSON 360 dpi Ink Jet Paper (A3)
S041065
S041046
EPSON 360 dpi Ink Jet Paper (Super A3/B)
S041066
S041047
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper (A4)
S041061
S041026
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper (Letter)
S041062
S041029
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper (Legal)
S041067
S041048
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper (A3)
S041068
S041045
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper (Super A3/B) S041069
S041043
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EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper (B)
S041070
S041044
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Card (A6)
S041054
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EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Card (5 × 8”)
S041121
EPSON Photo Quality Ink Jet Card (8 × 10”)
S041122
EPSON Photo Quality Self Adhesive Sheet (A4)
S041106
EPSON Ink Jet Note Cards A6
(with envelopes)
S041147
EPSON Ink Jet Greeting Cards 5 × 8”
(with envelopes)
S041148
EPSON Ink Jet Greeting Cards 8 × 10”
(with envelopes)
S041149
EPSON Photo Quality Glossy Film (A4)
S041071
EPSON Photo Quality Glossy Film (Letter)
S041072
EPSON Photo Quality Glossy Film (A6)
S041107
EPSON Photo Quality Glossy Film (A3)
S041073
EPSON Photo Quality Glossy Film (Super A3/B)
S041074
EPSON Photo Quality Glossy Film (B)
S041075
EPSON Ink Jet Transparencies (A4)
S041063
EPSON Ink Jet Transparencies (Letter)
S041064
EPSON Photo Paper (A4)
S041140
EPSON Photo Paper (Letter)
S041141
EPSON Photo Paper (4 × 6”)
S041134
EPSON Photo Paper (A3)
S041142
EPSON Photo Paper (Super A3/Super B)
S041143
EPSON Photo Paper (B)
S041156
EPSON Photo Paper (329mm × 10m)
S041233
EPSON Photo Paper Cards (A4)
S041177
EPSON Photo Stickers 16 (A6)
S041144
EPSON Photo Stickers 4 (A6)
S041176
EPSON Panoramic Photo Paper (210 × 594 mm)
S041145
EPSON Iron-On Cool Peel Transfer Paper (A4)
S041154
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S041155
EPSON Ink Jet Back Light Film (A3)
Note:
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EPSON OVERSEAS MARKETING LOCATIONS
EPSON AMERICA, INC.
EPSON UK LTD.
20770 Madrona Ave.
Campus 100, Maylands Avenue,
P.O. Box 2842
Hemel Hempstead, Herts,
Torrance, CA 90509-2842
HP2 7TJ, U.K.
Phone: (800) 922-8911
Phone: (+44) 01442 261144
Fax: (310) 782-5220
Fax: (+44) 01442 227227
EPSON DEUTSCHLAND GmbH
EPSON FRANCE S.A.
Zülpicher Straße 6,
68 bis, rue Marjolin
40549 Düsseldorf Germany
92300, Levallois-Perret, France
Phone: (0211) 56030
Phone: 33.1.40.87.37.37
Fax: (0211) 5047787
Telex: 610657
EPSON AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD.
EPSON SINGAPORE PTE. LTD.
70 GIBBES STREET, CHATSWOOD 2067 NSW.
No. 1 Temasek Avenue #36-00
Phone: 2-9903-9000
Millenia Tower, Singapore 039192
Fax: 2-9903-9177
Phone: (065) 33 77 911
Fax: (065) 33 41 185
EPSON HONG KONG LTD.
EPSON TAIWAN TECHNOLOGY &
Rooms 4706-10, 47/F,
TRADING LTD.
China Resources Bldg.,
10F, No. 287 Nanking E. Road, Sec. 3,
26 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Phone: 2585-4300
Phone: (02) 717-7360
Fax: 2827-7083
Fax: (02) 712-9164
EPSON ITALIA S.p.A.
EPSON IBERICA S.A.
V.le F.lli Casiraghi 427
Av. de Roma, 18-26
20099 Sesto S.Giovanni
08290 Cerdanyola del Valles
MI, Italy
Barcelona, Spain
Phone: 2-262331
Phone: 582. 15.00
Fax: 2-2440750
Fax: 582. 15.55
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
EPSON PORTUGAL, S.A.
(Hirooka Office)
R. do Progresso, 471, 1° Perafita
80 Harashinden, Hirooka
4460 Matosinhos, Portugal
Shiojiri-shi, Nagano-ken
Phone: (02) 996 14 02
399-0785 Japan
Fax: (02) 996 14 11
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