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Epson stylus color 740i

I used to use this printer for a long time, and now when I turned it on all lights, that indicates problem with cartridges and paper begun to flushing. Paper in the tray, and cartridges just replaced, but all these lights continue to flush. Could please suggest me what to do.

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  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2008

    I used to use this printer for a long time, and now when I turned it on all lights, that indicates problem with cartridges and paper begun to flushing. Paper in the tray, and cartridges just replaced, but all these lights continue to flush. Could please suggest me what to do.

  • m1inland1 Apr 28, 2009

    I tryed this about 8 times and all 3 lights still light up and blink. Any more sugestions would be helpful. Thank you

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If you have cleared any paper jams and checked that the cartridges are seated correctly the next thing to do is unplug the printer and hold down the power button for 30 seconds. This will reset the firmware and chip-set to defaults.

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740i is recognized and seems to be printing but nothing appears on page in either color or b/w. New black cart installed.


It sounds like the print heads are clogged and need to be flushed. This especially happens to printers that have gone unused for an extended period of time while still loaded with in cartridges. A local technician can probably flush these heads for you.

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My epson 740i printer indicates the tanks of ink are fine but the page is blank.


take out cart and clean/soak bottom of cart where ink comes out in rubing alcohol. or replace cart

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New black cartridge won't print


try removing the cartridge and make sure that the printer looks for it. Then reboot your printer and install the cartridge, if it wont work, try reinstalling your device printer driver. Pm me if these options wont work. i will provide another option. Thank you. :) i hope this works.

Aug 07, 2009 | Apple Epson Stylus Color 740i InkJet...

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Error inkcartridge


Error message: No color or black ink cartridge-->Press the Color Copy button to install a new ink cartridge.
Solution: The indicated ink cartridge is not installed. Please install the necessary cartridge(s).

Error message: Color or black ink out -- >Press the Color Copy button to begin replacing the ink cartridge.
Solution: The indicated ink cartridge is out of ink. You will need to replace the necessary ink cartridge(s).


Error Message: Ink cartridge error -- > Press the Color Copy button to begin replacing the ink cartridge.
Solution: There is something wrong with the ink cartridge. Make sure the cartridge is genuine Epson ink. Also, try reseating the cartridge (remove it, and then reinstall it).

Error Message: Paper jam or misfeed -- > Press the Color Copy button and clear the paper jam by hand if necessary.
Solution: Paper is jammed. Check for any obstructions under the unit's cover, and in the paper tray.

Error Message: Paper out -- > Load paper in the sheet feeder and press the Color Copy button.
Solution: Load paper in the sheet feeder, and then press the Color Copy button to continue printing.

Error Message: Scanner unit open -- > close the scanner unit
Solution: Carefully close the scanner and press it down until it clicks securely into place.

Error Message: Scanner error -- > See your documentation and call service if necessary.
Solution: Press the ON button to turn off the Epson Stylus CX3200. Unlock the transportation lock, if necessary. If it is already unlocked, toggle the lock back and forth, 5-10 times. Turn on your Stylus CX3200 again.


Error Message: Printer error -- > See your documentation and call service if necessary.
Solution: Press the ON button to turn off the Epson Stylus CX3200. Disconnect it from power, and then reconnect it to power. Press the ON button to turn on the Stylus CX3200

Nov 28, 2008 | Epson Stylus CX3200 All-In-One InkJet...

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Archival ink for epson 740i?


Hello,

Great question and one I handle for Professional Photographers here in my area.

First of all, are you working in a museum environment or not or another type environment where chemistry of the paper needs to e controlled because of what it emits when decomposing, or is this an issue of the paper and ink being exposed to flash photogrpahy, klieg lights, or UV -A or B sun rays?

To what factor is cost involved?

Regards,
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Jul 11, 2008 | Epson Stylus Color 740i InkJet Printer

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Help Epson CX3200


Hi,

I just like to ask to where specifically you can see the red light. It will help us determine what cause the red light. To give you heads up as well, the Printer's LCD screen can help us determine what exactly the offline condition of the CX3200 is:


Error message: No color or black ink cartridge-->Press the Color Copy button to install a new ink cartridge.
Solution: The indicated ink cartridge is not installed. Please install the necessary cartridge(s).

Error message: Color or black ink out -- >Press the Color Copy button to begin replacing the ink cartridge.
Solution: The indicated ink cartridge is out of ink. You will need to replace the necessary ink cartridge(s).


Error Message: Ink cartridge error -- > Press the Color Copy button to begin replacing the ink cartridge.
Solution: There is something wrong with the ink cartridge. Make sure the cartridge is genuine Epson ink. Also, try reseating the cartridge (remove it, and then reinstall it).

Error Message: Paper jam or misfeed -- > Press the Color Copy button and clear the paper jam by hand if necessary.
Solution: Paper is jammed. Check for any obstructions under the unit's cover, and in the paper tray.

Error Message: Paper out -- > Load paper in the sheet feeder and press the Color Copy button.
Solution: Load paper in the sheet feeder, and then press the Color Copy button to continue printing.

Error Message: Scanner unit open -- > close the scanner unit
Solution: Carefully close the scanner and press it down until it clicks securely into place.

Error Message: Scanner error -- > See your documentation and call service if necessary.
Solution: Press the ON button to turn off the Epson Stylus CX3200. Unlock the transportation lock, if necessary. If it is already unlocked, toggle the lock back and forth, 5-10 times. Turn on your Stylus CX3200 again.


Error Message: Printer error -- > See your documentation and call service if necessary.
Solution: Press the ON button to turn off the Epson Stylus CX3200. Disconnect it from power, and then reconnect it to power. Press the ON button to turn on the Stylus CX3200.

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Ink not empty


You have confused the software in either changing a cartridge when not required or having a chip failure whilst changing multiple cartridges.
Full info on how to get out of this is on my site.

Please go to my website http://www.the-inkstore.co.uk . I have the latest version of SSC Service Utility to download directly onto your computer and instructions on how to use it, what to click on etc etc. Click any of the Epson links if you can't find it, everything you need to know will be there, including printer Firmware resetting which sorts out a multitude of problems.

The 'maintenance required' problem with Epson printers has absolutely nothing to do with which cartridges you are using, it is a built in page counter in your printer firmware, which has a different maximum amount for each Epson model. Don't listen to old wives tales and heresay, we are the experts and it's an Epson scam to cause a lot of people to pay for maintenance or throw their printers away.
I haven't found a model that can't be reset with the latest version of SSC Serve or the manual reset on my site.

For Epson RX500 users there is also a manual reset on my site, as the SSC Serve software won't do it for you.
When using the program & choosing your printer from the list, it may have a weird name with 'x' in the model number, this is because some configurations are for many models in a series. For example, the C46 will be listed as C4x as it is for the C42, C44 & C46 models.

I hope this helps all Epson users to overcome the Epson scam of page counting and locking out until you pay their dealers money for maintenance.

If you like what I've done for Epson users, please show your appreciation by spreading the word and perhaps buying your ink from my site.

Happy trouble free printing

The INK Store (UK & Europe)

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Is there a fix to bypass the fault?


Hi,

You may want to try resetting the Epson printer(s). There is a 3rd party utility/software specifically for that purpose. It may be downloaded from here.

Hope this be of use/help to you. Pls post again how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Nov 13, 2007 | Epson Stylus Color 740i InkJet Printer

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