Epson WorkForce 40 Inkjet Printer

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Q:
What should I do if the printout contains incorrect characters?
A:
Try the following:
  • Check the following if you’re using a USB connection:

    • Make sure the USB cable is a shielded “AB” cable not more than 6.5 feet (2 meters) long.


    • If you’re using a switch box or USB hub with the printer, connect the printer directly to your computer.


    • Turn off the printer, check that the cables are securely connected, turn it back on, then try printing again.


    • You may need to uninstall your printer software (Windows or Macintosh) and then reinstall your software using the instructions for your connection type: USB, Wireless Network or Wired Network.


  • If you’re using a wired network (Ethernet) connection, turn off the printer, check that the cables are securely connected, turn the printer back on, then try printing again.


Published: August 20, 2008

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