Solved

epson r200 printer problem

Posted on 2013-01-18
6
370 Views
Last Modified: 2013-03-02
Hi guys

A friend of mine has a problem with an epson r200 printer she has changed the black ink cartridge but the black is still not good i suspect its a print head problem but I have not found any info on google
0
Comment
Question by:IanTh
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
6 Comments
 
LVL 83

Accepted Solution

by:
Dave Baldwin earned 250 total points
ID: 38795918
Try running the Head Cleaning Utility to clear out old ink.  Here's the manual for it.
http://files.support.epson.com/pdf/r200__/r200__pb.pdf
0
 
LVL 30

Author Comment

by:IanTh
ID: 38795938
will try it later as its a friends printer she wont be up yet
0
 
LVL 4

Assisted Solution

by:webtechgal
webtechgal earned 250 total points
ID: 38795940
Was the cartridge a refill or original?  Could just be bad ink. But it may be the print head is worn out, too. The original release of that model was 2/11/2004.
0
 
LVL 30

Author Comment

by:IanTh
ID: 38848217
I will speak to her his week and see what going on ok
0
 
LVL 38

Expert Comment

by:hdhondt
ID: 38944945
This question has been classified as abandoned and is closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See the recommendation for more details.
0

Featured Post

Enroll in July's Course of the Month

July's Course of the Month is now available! Enroll to learn HTML5 and prepare for certification. It's free for Premium Members, Team Accounts, and Qualified Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When you try to share a printer , you may receive one of the following error messages. Error message when you use the Add Printer Wizard to share a printer: Windows could not share your printer. Operation could not be completed (Error 0x000006…
This article shows how to get a list of available printers for display in a drop-down list, and then to use the selected printer to print an Access report or a Word document filled with Access data, using different syntax as needed for working with …
In an interesting question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29008360/) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to split a single image into multiple images. The primary usage for this is to place many photographs on a flatbed scanner…
This video Micro Tutorial shows how to password-protect PDF files with free software. Many software products can do this, such as Adobe Acrobat (but not Adobe Reader), Nuance PaperPort, and Nuance Power PDF, but they are not free products. This vide…
Suggested Courses

624 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question