Reasons for an Epson® printer to stop working and ways to avoid it from jamming
What causes an Epson printer to stop working? What are the ways to keep it from jamming?
Epson printers are full-featured and versatile printers which offer good performance. It can be useful in everyday printing and can be used at home and office. They are multifunctional printers that deliver innovative performance. These printers are all-in-one printers which comes with scanners, fax machines and copiers. It also delivers quality printing output, and it is available at an affordable price. The purpose of this printer is to create a hard copy of the document, and installing a printer driver on your computer is little difficult task compared to the installation of other device drivers. Once your printer has been added, you can change some of its settings like location, printer model, and any other options using Printer Setup Utility.
Here are the different ways to avoid the printer jam in Epson printers and ways of resolving the printer jam problem:
- Causes of a printer jam
- Use correct paper size
- Keep the printer clean
Causes of a printer jam
There can be a variety of reasons for the issues that occur on a printer. Quite often, in every printer a paper jam occurs. Some types of paper, such as envelopes or specialty paper may get stuck or jammed in the printer. If system files get infected with harmful viruses, if the system registry is corrupt, a damaged printer driver, or dust in printer can a printer to malfunction.
Use correct paper size
If paper that is being used is too small, then the printer will get jammed. Each printer has minimum or maximum size of paper. So try to use the correct the size of paper in order to avoid a paper jam. Always remove the damaged paper from the tray. You need to load a minimum number of papers into a paper tray. Insert the same size of paper and use only the paper types that are recommended for Epson printers.
The main reason for a printer jamming is due to the presence of dust in ink or toner inside the printer. So in order to avoid this problem, you have to clean the printer properly. Printers have a built in cleaning system and it may consist of printer software. And while you perform the cleaning process, it goes through several pages.
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