Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer

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Q:
How do I uninstall the Epson printer and Epson Scan software?
A:
Follow the instructions below for your operating system.

Windows
  1. Turn off the product.


  2. If the product is connected with a USB or Ethernet cable, disconnect it from the product.


  3. Click Start or , and select Programs or All Programs.


  4. Select EPSON, then select your product, then select EPSON Printer Software Uninstall.

    Note:
    If you see a User Account Control window, click Yes or Continue.


  5. Select your product and click OK. Then follow the on-screen instructions.


  6. Open the Windows Control Panel.


  7. In Windows 7 and Windows Vista, select Programs and Features—or, if you’re using Classic view, select Programs, then click Uninstall a program.


  8. In Windows XP, double-click Add or Remove Programs.

  9. Click Epson Event Manager in the list of currently installed programs and click Uninstall/Change (Windows 7 or Windows Vista) or Change/Remove (Windows XP). Click Yes or Continue if necessary.


  10. Click EPSON Scan in the list of currently installed programs and click Uninstall/Change (Windows 7 and Windows Vista) or Change/Remove (Windows XP). Click Yes or Continue if necessary.


  11. Click Next.


  12. In some cases, a message may appear to prompt you to restart the computer. If so, make sure Yes, I want to restart my computer now is selected and click Finish.

  13. Restart your computer, then see the Start Here sheet to reinstall your software.
Mac

If you need to reinstall your printer software on a Macintosh, see the Start Here sheet for instructions. You do not need to uninstall the printer software first.
Published: January 20, 2011

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