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Printer is printing whole page/page instead of highlighted lines.

I have an Epson Stylus C88+ Ink Jet printer that is two years old and all of a sudden it's printing all the page/pages Instead of what I've highlighted to print. Contacted Epson and followed their instructions for update of drivers and still having the problem. Have scanned for viruses. Would someone help me with this problem. Thanks, Robert Argo

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  • rtargo20 Mar 23, 2009

    I've tried twice to answer that I found my problem. I can't find where to post my "problem has been solved" Thanks......

  • rtargo20 Mar 23, 2009

    I've tried twice to answer that my problem is solved. I was not checking the " print selection". Thanks

  • Gerry Millward
    Gerry Millward May 11, 2010

    Hi Robert

    It makes it very difficult to help you if you don't respond to our queries. Please provide the requested answers in a new post.


  • Gerry Millward
    Gerry Millward May 11, 2010

    Hi Robert - the printer only prints what the computer sends it. Does this occur with all applications or just one e.g. Word?

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In view of rtargo20's lack of interest in this problem, I think we may declare it "solved by poster"

Posted on Mar 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Epson C88 communication error 600

yes you have to go to control panel and remove the drivers and install the drivrs again ok

Posted on Dec 09, 2008

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SOURCE: Epson Stylus C88 InkJet Printer

Are you confident the new cartridges are full and in-date? Can you confirm that the old cartridges were not removed until immediately before the new cartridge was installed. Did you remove the yellow tape from the new cartridges before you installed them? Were the cartridges changed properly such that an ink charging cycle occurred. Have you carried out any head cleaning cycles recently? If not, do it. Then do a nozzle check print. Any improvement? Yes, but not perfect? If so do a couple more head cleans and nozzle checks. If still not perfect, let it rest for 24 hours to disperse air bubbles. Then repeat.

If you have already done lots of head cleans with no result, and you're sure you have good ink cartridges properly installed, then you can try soaking the print heads for 24 hours (or more), as follows. Turn the printer on, and as soon as the print head moves pull the power cord out of the back, or turn the printer off at the mains. You may now carefully move the print head by hand over to the left hand side out of the way. Look inside the print head parking area on the right and you will see a small rubber cup that comes up to cover the print nozzles when the head is parked (to stop it drying out). Use a syringe or dropper to fill this cup with head cleaning fluid or distilled water. DO NOT USE TAP WATER. Carefully push the print head fully into its parking position so that the cup full of fluid comes up over the print head. Leave this for at least 24 hours, then try a head clean/nozzle check again. If still nothing, post a new comment detailing what you have done and the results.

Posted on Mar 01, 2009

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From the lack of interest by koolcorgipro in this problem, I think we may say it has been solved by the poster.

Posted on Mar 26, 2009

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If you have carried out 4 to 5 head cleans, waited about 8 hours and done another 3 or head cleans doing nozzle checks after each clean (as recommended by the manual) and there is still no improvement then you will need a third party head cleaning solution such as this one:
http://websites.uk-plc.net/UK_Inkjet_Cartridges_PLUS/products/Print_Head_Cleaner.htm
Other makes & brands are available just google "inkjet head cleaning solution" Hope this helps.

Posted on Apr 03, 2009

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It looks like storm_christ has lost interest in this problem, so we may call it "solved by poster".

Posted on May 06, 2009

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