It is a bit difficult to find a printer that offers a good combination of quality print, scan, copy, fax, price, and features. Epson Workforce WF 2660 seems to be a good find to have it for your office or home use. Embedded with PrecisionCore printhead technology, the Epson WF 2660 features a larger number of nozzles than Epson’s other printheads which allows it to render enhanced print quality.
Also, the printer offers fast prints, Photo quality color and saturation on photo paper, Duplex printing and ADF, and much more. Whether you are looking to print via USB, WiFi, Ethernet, cloud-based services or even NFC (Near Filed Communication), this printer is smartly packed with great functionality and compatibility with another device that lets you print or scan from any computer or mobile device with ease.
Capable of printing at a maximum resolution of 4800X2400 dpi and scanning at a resolution 1200×2400 dpi, Epson WF 2660 is a remarkable printer to go for.
Features of Epson WF2660
What do you get in the Box?
Begin by installing the driver software for your Epson WF 2660 from the installation CD which came with your printer in the box. If you can’t install the driver software from the installation CD, you can download and install the latest version from the link http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/SupportIndex.jsp. After that follow these steps:
1.) Select the Home button on your printer and then press the Wireless/Network icon on the control panel screen.
2.) Now, go to the Wi-Fi Setup Wizard option under the Wi-Fi Setup list. You will see a new dialogue box. Find and select the name of your Wireless network on the screen.
3.) If your Wireless network is not displaying in the list, you can enter it manually by going to the Other Networks option and then selecting the Network (SSID) field to enter the name of your Wireless network and typing the password in the Password field.
4.) After entering the Wireless network and password, press the Enter button and then tap on the Proceed option. After that, press the OK button once you have verified the display network settings.
5.) Next, hit Done and then select the Home button to get back to the Home screen. Once the connection sets up, a Wireless icon will appear on the top right corner of the home screen.
1.) Begin by installing the Epson Connect printer setup with the installation CD that you have got with your printer. Once installation gets complete, open the program.
2.) Now, you will notice that application has started searching for the printer automatically. Once the result gets displayed, select your Epson WF 2660 printer and proceed to the next screen.
3.) Next, select Printer Registration and read the License Agreement. Accept the agreement to get to the next step.
4.) Provide the required details when prompted on the next screen. Hit Finish to complete the Epson Connect registration process.
Red Light Blinking Problem
Epson WF 2660 comes integrated with a unique feature that works as a warning. This warning alert is identified by constant blinking of red light on the printer. The red light warning on the printer which is considered as an issue by many is actually an alert sign that notifies the user about the low ink level.
This warning system is mated in such a manner that whenever the print count crosses above 3800 or 4000, it assumes that ink level to be getting lower or about to get empty and thus starts blinking red light. The warning system works according to an ink tank having a capacity of printing 4000 pages.
In order to fix this red light blinking error, once just need to disconnect the ink tanks from the printer while the light is blinking and lacing them back.
Cartridge Recognition Problem
In order to prolong the life of its printers, Epson always recommends the users to always use genuine products with its printers. And that is why Epson WF 2660 is integrated with special IC chips that restrict the installation of third-party ink tanks or cartridges by not recognize them.
To bypass this Cartridge recognition error, simply restart your printer and check if the printer still shows the error. In case the error still displays, it is best to replace non-authentic parts with authentic ones. This will not only fix the issue but also help in maintaining the efficacy of your Epson printer.