Epson Maintenance Reset Utility Please explain the message I am getting in my printer driver that says parts inside my printer are reaching their end of service life. Like so many other products, all Epson consumer ink jet products have a finite life span due to component wear during normal use.
SSC Service Utility
for Epson Stylus Printers.
SSC Service Utility allow you to do many amazing things with Your Epson printer :
1) Work directly with CSIC in Epson Stylus printers cartridges.
2) Reset or rewrite any chip using special addon device.
3) Freeze internal ink counters.
4) Reset internal ink counters even with empty cartridges.
5) Separate cleaning of color and black heads for all Epson inkjet printers, powerful cleaning mode.
6) Hot swapping of cartridges supported.
7) Resetting of protection counter (even then it is already full).
8) More then 100 different Epson printers supported
This allow many people with high printing demands to save some money (program works with both black and color cartridges).
Up to day this software works under Windows 95/98/ME/2K2/XP with both the LPT and USB printers.
NOTE ! You can lost Epson lifetime guarantee on print head by refilling ink cartridges!
Latest versions changes:
New in 4.30:
- support for R270
- support for R240
- support for R340
- support for CX2800
- support for CX3900
- support for CX4900
- support for CX5900
- support for C58/C59
- support for RX640
- improved support for C2100/2200
- improved support for RX700
- improved support for R2400
- improved support for 785EPX/825/895/915
- some other improvements and bug fixes
New in 4.20:
- support for CX4200/CX4700/CX4800/DX4200/DX4800
- support for C47/C48
- support for RX430
- support for CX6500/CX6300
- improved support for CX6400/CX6600
- improved support for RX500/RX510
- improved support for RX600/RX610
- improved support for R1800
- improved support for CX3700/CX3800/DX3800/DX3850
- improved support for C67/C68/D68
- improved support for C87/C88/D88
- many new chip models supported
- some other improvements and bug fixes
New in 4.10:
- support for PM-970C
- support for PictureMate
- support for RX700
- support for R2400
- support for PM-A700
- support for PM-G720
- support for RX520
- support for CX7800
- support for CX4100
- support for DX3800
- support for CX3800/CX3810
- support for CX3700
- support for C67/68 and Photo Editions
- support for C87/C88/D88 and Photo Editions
- support for R220/R230
- support for R320
- support for CX4500
- support for CX3650
- various bug fixes
New in 4.00:
- ability to work with additional reset device
- support for CX4600
- support for CX5300
- support for CX5100
- support for RX420
- support for RX425
- support for RX620
- support for R1800
- improved support for almost all other printers
- improved ink freezer
- improved ink monitor, implemented status information
- protection counter reset improvements
- various bug fixes
Full version history is in the help file included in distribution.
Please, read all instructions in help file before doing anything with Your printer!
Please, post filled test report form generated by the program (test report button) to us in case of any software problem or if Your printer is unsupported by this software (read instructions how to make test report in this case in help file) !
This menu can be accessed by right clicking on the application icon located in tray.
1) This is freeware project, so it is illegal to take money for this software.
2) Distribution of this software from any site other then www.ssclg.com or one of our official partners sites is prohibited!
(ñ) 2002-2007 SSC Localization Group
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Send your test reports and support requests (with reports) to this e-mail
You can discuss software in this forum.
End user agreement
1) This software is provided 'as is' without any express or implied warranty of any kind including, without
limitation, warranties of merchantability, non-infringement or fitness for any particular purpose.
2) You are liable for all risks in relation to the quality or performance of this software. In no event shall SSC Localization Group or personally, author of this software, be liable for any damages whatsoever caused to you or the third party arising out of the use or inability to use this software. Damages include general damages, special damages, accidental damages or consequential damages (including, without limitation, loss of data or accuracy or unfitting interface for other programs, or problems with peripheral equipment).
2) You understand the risk of whole head or individual nozzles clogging in case of tardy replacing of empty cartridges, as well as risk of using hot swapping function (this include frequently cartridges replacement, or wrong deblocking of parking head on some models). You understand, that resetting the ink level counters or using ink freezer function implies responsibility to carefully watch ink levels in all cartridges and timely (as soon as You see any raw white bands, even in one color) replace cardridge.
Improving Print Quality Checking the Printer Status For Windows Using the progress meter When you send a print job to the printer, the progress meter appears, as shown in the illustration below. The progress meter indicates the progress of the current print job and provides printer status information when bidirectional communication between the printer and the computer is established. This meter also displays error messages as well as helpful tips for better printing.
Refer to the appropriate section below. Epson Printing Tips Tips for getting the most out of your Epson printer software appear in the text box at the bottom of the progress meter window.
A new tip appears every 30 seconds. For more details on the tip displayed in the window, click the Details button. Error messages If a problem occurs during printing, an error message appears in the text box at the top of the progress meter window. For more detailed information, click Technical Support to access the on-screen User's Guide. When the ink runs low or out, a How to button appears below the text box.
Click How to, and EPSON Status Monitor 3 will lead you step-by-step through the cartridge replacement procedure. Using EPSON Spool Manager EPSON Spool Manager is similar to Windows Print Manager. If it receives two or more print jobs at one time, it holds them in the order that they were received (with printers on a network, this may be called a print queue). When a print job reaches the top of the line, EPSON Spool Manager sends the job to the printer. From the spool manager, you can view print status information about the print jobs that have been sent to your printer.
You can also cancel, pause, and resume selected print jobs. Note: EPSON Spool Manager is not available with Windows XP and 2000. After you send a print job, an EPSON Stylus Photo R220 Series button appears on the taskbar.
Click this button to open EPSON Spool Manager. Using EPSON Status Monitor 3 EPSON Status Monitor 3 displays detailed information on the printer status.
Note: Before using EPSON Status Monitor 3, be sure to read its README file. To open this file, click Start, point to Programs (for Windows Me, 98, and 2000) or All Programs (for Windows XP), point to EPSON or EPSON Printers, then click EPSON Stylus Photo R220 Series Readme.
Accessing EPSON Status Monitor 3 There are two ways to access EPSON Status Monitor 3:. Double-click the printer-shaped shortcut icon on the Windows taskbar. See. Open the printer software, click the Maintenance tab, then click the EPSON Status Monitor 3 button. When you access EPSON Status Monitor 3, the following window appears. Viewing information in EPSON Status Monitor 3 EPSON Status Monitor 3 provides the following information:. Current Status: EPSON Status Monitor 3 provides you with detailed printer status information, a graphic display, and status messages.
If the ink runs low or out, the How to button appears in the EPSON Status Monitor 3 window. Clicking How to displays ink cartridge replacement instructions and moves the print head to the ink cartridge replacement position. Ink Levels: EPSON Status Monitor 3 provides a graphic display of the amount of ink remaining and an estimate of the number of pages that can be printed before ink runs out.
Ink Cartridge Information: You can view information about the installed ink cartridges by clicking Information. Online Support You can access the Epson technical support page.
If you encounter a problem, click Online Support in the EPSON Status Monitor 3 window. Mac OS X Using EPSON StatusMonitor EPSON StatusMonitor monitors the printer. If it detects a printer error, it will inform you with an error message. Accessing EPSON StatusMonitor Follow the steps below to access EPSON StatusMonitor.
Access the EPSON Printer Utility window. Click the EPSON StatusMonitor button.
The EPSON StatusMonitor window appears. When and ink cartridge is low or out of ink, a How to button appears. Click How to, and EPSON StatusMonitor will lead you step by step through the ink cartridge replacement procedure. You can also use this utility to check ink levels before printing. When open, EPSON StatusMonitor displays the amount of ink remaining at the time it was opened. To update the ink level information, click Update.
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