Epson printers can display various error codes to indicate specific issues or problems. Below are some common Epson printer error codes along with their descriptions:
E-01: Paper Jam. This error indicates that there is a paper jam in the printer. Check the printer for any jammed paper and remove it carefully.
E-02: Paper Feed Error. The printer is having difficulty feeding the paper correctly. Check for any obstructions in the paper path and ensure that the paper is loaded correctly.
E-10: Ink Cartridge is Empty or Not Installed. This error indicates that an ink cartridge is empty or not properly installed. Check the ink levels and install the cartridges correctly.
E-11: Ink Cartridge is Not Recognized. The printer is not recognizing one or more ink cartridges. Try reseating the cartridges and ensuring they are genuine Epson cartridges.
E-90: Communication Error. There is a communication problem between the printer and the connected device (computer, smartphone, etc.). Check the cable connections or wireless settings.
W-05: Paper Jam. Similar to E-01, this error code indicates a paper jam. Check the printer for any jammed paper and remove it.
W-10: Ink Cartridge is Empty. One or more ink cartridges are empty. Check the ink levels and replace any empty cartridges.
W-11: Ink Cartridge is Expired. The printer is warning that one or more ink cartridges have reached their expiration date. Replace the expired cartridges.
W-12: Ink Cartridge is Incorrectly Installed. The printer is not detecting one or more ink cartridges. Ensure that the cartridges are installed correctly.
W-13: Paper Out. The printer is out of paper. Reload the paper into the paper tray.
W-41: Service Required. This error indicates a mechanical issue with the printer. Contact Epson support for further assistance.
W-61: Service Required. Similar to W-41, this error indicates a mechanical problem that requires service.
It’s important to note that the specific error codes and their meanings can vary based on the Epson printer model. For more accurate information on error codes and troubleshooting steps, refer to the printer’s user manual or visit the Epson support website for your printer model.