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Printer wont install

I just purcahsed an epson cx8400 all in one injet printer. I put the installation disk in but my dell laptop will not read it. Is there away around it? Can I get the drivers some how?

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  • vernellj Nov 04, 2008

    I just purcahsed an epson cx8400 all in one injet printer. I put the installation disk in but my dell laptop will not read it. Is there away around it? Can I get the drivers some how? My op system is windows xp

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You need to make sure to install the correct driver for the correct OS.. This Printer is Discontinued product however below link might be able to help you to get your driver...

http://etech.maiila.com/epson-stylus-cx8400-series-driver-manual-and-software-download-including-for-vista

Good Luck...!

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I have an epson cx8400 and i replaced the black ink cartridge but theres an error message saying that i need to replace other ink coartridges. I just want to print in black, how do i bypass the error...


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i have this link below that gives you allinformation about your Epson printer. specifically the manual , required for review to address the issue with the ink cartridge error.

Run a Printer Check A printer check will help you determine if the Epson Stylus CX8400 Series is operating properly. 1. Turn off the Epson Stylus CX8400 Series and your computer, if connected. 2. Disconnect any connected USB cables. 3. Load plain paper in the sheet feeder. 4. Press Setup. 5. Select Maintenance and press OK. 6. Select Nozzle Check and press OK. 7. Press cx7400_cx8400_ug.1.109.1.jpg Start. 8. The Epson Stylus CX8400 Series begins printing the nozzle check pattern. • If the page prints, your Epson Stylus CX8400 Series is operating. Your problem may be caused by your computer, cable, software, or setting selections. Check for additional solutions or re-install your software. If the pattern on the page has gaps, clean or align the print head. • If the page does not print, the Epson Stylus CX8400 Series may have a problem. Check for additional solutions. If they don't work, contact Epson.

general= http://www.epson.ca/cgi-bin/ceStore/support/supDetail.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes&oid=90342


manual = http://files.support.epson.com/htmldocs/cx84__/cx84__ug/wwhelp/wwhimpl/js/html/wwhelp.htm

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Epson stylus cx8400 won't print web pages


There are 6 downloads for your printer, 5 are software and one is the driver.

http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?oid=90342&prodoid=63069506&BV_UseBVCookie=yes&infoType=Downloads&platform=Windows&x=20&y=9

The help is free because we are all users like you who hare or knowledge sometimes learned the hard way.

Now disconnect the printer and go to printers and faxes and uninstall/delete it.
Go to add/remove programs and uninstall all epson programs.

Install the driver and connect the printer when told to by install prog.

Install other epson software.

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Cannot Print from on Epson CX8400 from Mac OS X Leopard


I could only get my CX8400 to work with Leopard once I manually selected the driver located at /Library/Printers/PPDs/Contents/Resources/EPSON Stylus CX8400.gz

I think that may have appeared after installing a driver downloaded off the web, but I didn't track my steps carefully enough to be certain. I used http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes&oid=90342&prodoid=63069506&infoType=Downloads&platform=Macintosh

I know this is a bit jumbled, but hopefully it helps.

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Can't install my printer


Try disconnecting the printer and reinstalling the CD software program. After reinstalling the printer program, connect to the USB port and reboot the computer and see if it works.
May not work, but worth a try. Bud

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Instllation


Try the following link. Download the file & run set up. ( Do not plug the USB cable until you are been prompted)

Dec 31, 2008 | Epson CX8400 All-In-One InkJet Printer

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My printer


If you're using a MAC System

> Delete the printer in the printer list ( make sure that there's no printer left in the printer list for the CX 8400 )
> Click on the plus sign to add the printer again in the printer list
in the Printer Brouser window you should see the printer listed there via USB connection., Click on it and check under
"Print Using" if the CX8400 driver is listed ( not a guten print driver )

> If CX8400 driver is listed under Print Using., click on add and try to print.

> If "guten print driver" or no driver selected you may need to uninstall the printer driver and download a driver from the epson website.

Steps to uninstall the printer driver:
1.) Make sure that the printer is deleted from the printer list
2.) Click and open MAC or Apple HD / Library / Printer., and look for the Epson folder (drag the whole Epson Folder to your trash bin)
3.) Click and open MAC or Apple HD / Library / Receipts., and look for "Epson Printer driver package or Epson Printer driver.pkg and drag it toyur trash..
4.) disconnect the connection from your Computer to Printer (USB)
5.) Empty your trash bin and restart your computer

Steps to download printer driver:
1.) Download Printer Driver Ver 3.88 epson12439.dmg

try this link > http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes&oid=90342&prodoid=63069506&infoType=Downloads&platform=Macintosh

2.) Ones it is downladed to your desktop click and open the file or click on the "Vise X Installer" / Install and then quit
3.) Connect the printer to your computer (USB)
4.) Click on the Apple Icon / System Preferences / Print and Fax.,
Click on the plus sign to add the printer and print

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Can't print to Epson CX8400


I had the exact same problem with the endless blank pages "printing" out.  I have a MacBook Air with OSX 10.5.6.
Before I got a chance to try and delete and reinstall all the drivers all over again, my phone call was answered by a very helpful lady from Epson's support line US: 562-276-4382.                           
Here's how easy it was to fix: Go into Apple System Preferences, click Printer & Fax. HOLD CONTROL while clicking on the printer on the left side of the screen.  When you HOLD CONTROL, it allows you to choose the option to "Reset Printers".  
Click "Reset Printers", and you will see them all disappear.  Simply plug in your CX8400 and click the plus button to add new printer.  It will search for the driver for you if you have an internet connection.  It worked for me on the first try and took only about 2 minutes total!!!!
I'd wasted so much time installing drivers and screwing with the printer before this.  Save your time for things that make you happy!  Share help when you can!

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