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Epson Stylus Photo 950 printer. This morning, I ran out of paper while printing, then I put more paper in and pressed the Load Paper button. It didn't load. (I may have pressed the change ink button by mistake). Nothing happened. I switched the printer off and then on. The status monitor came up with GENERAL ERROR. Both the Load Paper and the Ink Change but flashed alternately. A thorough search of the internet gave me the impression that the problem was not what I'd been doing, but the ink pad full. I cleaned the inkpad and, again, on the general advice of the internet, used the SCC utility to reset the counter. It said it had done it, but I suspect it didn't get through to the printer, because when I asked it to read the counter before I reset, it replied "Some Problem". I switched the printer off and on, but it's still sitting there flashing away. I know there is a Master Reset procedure, which might put the printer in a more receptive mood and I hope may solve my problem, but I can't find out what the reset procedure is. I've tried various button-press combinations without success. Anyone help?

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Another thing is that you uninstall the software of the printer and reinstall again, and check the power supply of the printer is working perfectly.

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I had the same Problem and checked the solution:
This is a Printer Maintenance request.
Ink Overflow -
you sould change the waste ink pads under the printer mechanic.

Solution:
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Posted on Feb 16, 2009

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If both lights are flashing, it means the Waste Ink Pads in your printer are saturated with ink and the waste ink "protection" counter has exceeded its limit. The Waste Ink Pads should be replaced as soon as possible. You can restore your printer to a working condition immediately by using the SSC utility - download from

http://www.ssclg.com/epsone.shtml

and use it to reset the Protection Counter. This will stop the lights flashing and restore normal operation.

However, remember that eventually ink will overflow from the waste ink area and make a dreadful mess, so you must change the waste ink pads before this happens. This requires the disassembly of the printer.

If you decide to have a go at replacing the ink pads yourself, report back and I will provide further help.

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Manual reset methods several EPSON Stylus Color. Actually there are two methods to reset epson printers counter, that is using software resetter such as adjustment program or SSC service utility or using manual by combination pressing button on the printer. If Reset using software resetter you can follow the way of usage the software but sometimes software resetter for the printer is not available. The only way to reset the printer if software resetter not available you can use manual reset.
The Following manual reset for some EPSON Stylus Color Printers:
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Pressing and holding ALT+FONT+LOAD+PAUSE buttons combination
press POWER button
Release all buttons
2. EPSON Stylus Color 300
3. EPSON Stylus Color 400, 600
Pressing and holding LOAD/EJECT and CLEANING buttons
press POWER button and hold it until you will see blinking INK OUT and PAPER OUT leds
Release all buttons
In 2-3 seconds time press LOAD/EJECT and CLEANING buttons again.
4. EPSON Stylus Color 440, 640, 740, 460, 660, 670, 760, 860, 880, 1160
Pressing and holding LOAD/EJECT and CLEANING buttons
press POWER button and hold it until You will see blinking INK OUT and PAPER OUT leds.
Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time press and hold CLEANING button, until all leds will blink.
5. EPSON Stylus Color 680
Pressing and holding LOAD/EJECT and CLEANING buttons,
press POWER button and hold it until You will see blinking INK OUT and PAPER OUT leds.
Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time press and hold LOAD/EJECT button, until all leds will blink.
6. EPSON Stylus Photo 785, 895
Pressing and holding Maintenance and Roll Paper buttons
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Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time until led is blinking press and hold for 10-12 seconds Roll Paper button, until all leds will blink.
7. EPSON Stylus Photo 890, 1280, 1290
Pressing and holding Maintenance and Roll Paper buttons, press POWER button, You will see blinking Power led
Release all buttons
In 2-3 seconds time until led is blinking press and hold for 10-12 seconds Roll Paper button, until all leds will blink
In 2-3 seconds time press LOAD/EJECT and CLEANING buttons again.
8. EPSON Stylus Color 800, 850
Pressing and holding LOAD, CLEANING Color and CLEANING Black buttons
press POWER button and hold it until You will see blinking INK OUT and PAPER OUT leds.
Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time press and release CLEANING Color button, You will see leds blinking.
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Pressing and holding LOAD/EJECT and CLEANING buttons
press POWER button, You will see blinking INK OUT led
Release all buttons
In 2-3 seconds time press and hold CLEANING button for 10-12 seconds.
10. EPSON Stylus Color 3000
Pressing and holding PAUSE, LF/FF and DOWN ARROW buttons
turn on printer.
Release all buttons.

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Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time press and hold CLEANING button for 10-12 seconds.
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Release all buttons.
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Pressing and holding Maintenance and Roll Paper buttons, press POWER button, You will see blinking Error led.
Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time until led is blinking press and hold for 10-12 seconds Roll Paper button, until all leds will blink.
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Pressing and holding Maintenance and Roll Paper buttons, press POWER button, You will see blinking Power led.
Release all buttons.
In 2-3 seconds time until led is blinking press and hold for 10-12 seconds Roll Paper button, until all leds will blink.

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http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes&infoType=Doc&oid=60202&prodoid=58654761

"Epson Stylus Photo R220 Series Printers"

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Solution:
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