Epson WorkForce 1100 Inkjet Printer

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Q:
What should I do if the printout contains incorrect characters?
A:
Try the following:
  • Make sure the USB cable is a shielded “AB” cable not more than 6.5 feet (2 meters) long.


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


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


  • In Windows, clear any stalled print jobs from the Windows Spooler:

    Windows 7: Click and select Devices and Printers. Then right-click EPSON WorkForce 1100 Series, select See what’s printing, right-click the stalled print job, and click Cancel and then Yes.

    Windows Vista: Click , select Control Panel, and click Printer under Hardware and Sound. Then right-click EPSON WorkForce 1100 Series, select Open, right-click the stalled print job, and click Cancel and then Yes.

    Windows XP: Click Start and select Printers and Faxes. (Or open the Control Panel, select Printers and Other Hardware if necessary, and then Printers and Faxes). Then right-click EPSON WorkForce 1100 Series, select Open, right-click the stalled print job, and click Cancel and then Yes.

    Windows 2000: Click Start, point to Settings, then select Printers. Then right-click EPSON WorkForce 1100 Series, select Open, right-click the stalled print job, and click Cancel and then Yes.


  • You may need to uninstall the software (Windows or Macintosh) and then reinstall it (Windows or Macintosh).
Published: October 29, 2009

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