The Stylus CX won't operate properly if it's tilted. Place it on a flat, stable surface. There is a REVIEW of the "Print Head Cleaning Solution", as well as general "Print Head Cleaning Instructions", that is available to view at http://www.inkjetprinterhelp.us/EKR.html ...Good Luck! See Printing With Windows, Printing With Macintosh OS8.6 to9.x, or Printing With Macintosh OSX. useful reference
GeneraznXz Member Messages: 181 Hello everyone Thank you for looking at my thread and trying to help me out. I took the cover off of the printer, and pulled the seating pad over to the right. You might want to try using the "Epson Stylus Head Cleaning Solution", available through fixyourownprinter.com, at http://www.fixyourownprinter.com/kits/epson . appropriate to those of us who have suffered a beating by Epson, don't you think? https://files.support.epson.com/htmldocs/cx54__/cx54__rf/problems.htm
I took the cover off of the printer, and pulled the seating pad over to the right. Press the On button to turn off the EPSON Stylus CX5400, then press the button again to turn it back on. If that doesn't work, take a look at this site, it might help you out: Click me! All Rights Reserved. | Affiliation of any organization with iYogi, Inc is not implied, unless expressly stated.
We ran out of black ink, put a new cartridge and the printer stopped printing. If you're printing over a network, see Setting Up Network Printing. The printer prints blank pages. Epson Stylus Cx5400 Manual Thats simply a chance that you take.
If paper jams, turn off your Stylus CX, lift up the scanner, and remove any paper that's inside, including any small pieces that may have torn off. Epson Stylus Cx5400 Scan Software Make sure the document table glass is clean; see Cleaning the Stylus CX. I replaced with the more pricey Epson and works ok. I just changed the black cartridge & boom, lo & behold nothing is printing.Would it be easier if I just returned this since it is less than a year old?
Turn MicroWeave® off (Macintosh only) and High Speed on in your printer software. The ink cartridges may be old or low on ink; see Replacing an Ink Cartridge. Epson Stylus Cx5400 Error See Your Documentation The Error warningand message to see your document Or call for servicewill not go away. Epson Cx5400 Printer Error You might want to check out the "Dura Brite Blank Output Information Page", at http://inkjetprinterhelp.us/duraink.html .
I was then able to use a pair of needlenose pliers and a pair of tweezers to put these 2 hoses back together again. see here And the lesson is? Weeeee...I tried out what the article said, which reset the lights, reset the printer and cured the problem. "The Printer Reset (not the Cartridge)" This works on an Epson Stylus 760, Make sure the USB cable is securely connected at both ends. Epson Stylus Cx5400 Troubleshooting
Try increasing your monitor's color palette to view a greater range of colors. Epson Stylus CX5400 is an all-in-one printer that can be used for printing, copying and scanning. If I can help you fix your problem on her I'd like to help. 60046762 Type Your Printers Question Here... this page by unknown on Jul 5, 2005 at 10:13pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 I can't get my CX5400 to print at all - it's almost like it's not
If anyone is interested, I was successful in repairing my C82's problem with printing blank pages. Epson Stylus Cx5400 Ink Mine was not. Until that chip is reset, it will not work in your printer.
I was going to follow thru and order the cleaning solution to unclog my print head but decided to run the head cleaning a few more times and was successful. Get a Professional Answer Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.Ask follow up questions if you need to. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee Rate the answer you receive. Print Quality Problems You see banding (light lines) in your printouts or copies. Epson Stylus Cx5400 Not Printing I cleaned up, then removed the hose clamp from the hose which is visible at the front of the assembly.
The most common problem found on some of the newer "C" & "CX" printers, is the tubing on the cap assembly becomes disconnected. If that doesn't work, scan in Manual mode. I can scan and print the scan fine and I can do a nozzle check and I get the ZM1938 and 19D5 then some lines - so I think my cartridges http://deepfrom.com/epson-stylus/epson-stylus-cx5400-printer-error.html I am very impressed that this has worked out as well as it did.Now I have to package the old / broken printer & ship it back.
After some investigating I found that its not the disconnected tube issue that seems to be so common but that same tube is clogged with solid ink. Sometimes you might have to use the fluids several times to be able to dissolve the clog in the print head nozzles. Please advise...thanks!This is what I'm going to start with:http://inkjetprinterhelp.us/cx52003.htmlRight? My printer is still under warranty and I was told that they do not manufacture the CX5400 anymore.
My interpretation is that the print head does great as it traverses the paper in one direction, then shuts down going in the other direction. If it's wrinkled when it ejects, the paper may be damp or too thin. The most common failure seems to happen most of the time, just by simply repacing the ink cartridges, or simply happens during normal use of the printer. Epson printers use a completely different print head inking system than most other brands of printers and correct epson ink formulation is vital.
Jim by unknown on Apr 24, 2005 at 12:05pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 Check carefully the waste ink tube as explained in Wes' site:http://inkjetprinterhelp.us/duraink.htmlYour explanation of the by Anonymous on Apr 3, 2005 at 4:01pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 OMG, THIS PROBLEM HAS PLAGUED ME FOR EONS!, I'm glad I know that I bought I actually waited for a few days after reconnecting my tube. Copy errors Epson Stylus CX5400 copier also produces error messages from time to time.
Epsom said the waist ink tank was probably full, and the machine needed a service, during which they would empty the tank etc., for Â£45-00. Ladybug113 by unknown on May 20, 2005 at 10:51pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 I have the same problem but can't get access to the inkjetprinterhelp site (not I've only used Epson cartridges. Perhaps you should do what I did.
by Anonymous on Oct 2, 2008 at 3:19pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 The scanner cable has been damaged, when you open scanner unit to change cartridges. Remove all 4, unclip the case at the four points marked by arrows (one on each side and two on the bottom, then the last retainer is on the inside of The pad itself is on a 'drawer' that slides to the right of the printer, so you can access underneath it. It sounds like the EPSON Stylus CX5400 is printing, but nothing prints.
If the check page prints, make sure your EPSON Stylus CX5400 software is installed correctly.