Epson Printer Not Printing Wirelessly

Epson printers are the most preferred one among the economical printers available in the market. Although Epson printers are budget-friendly and do a great printing/scanning function, over time, users face issues with it as with any device.

At times, the printer may not print. If your Epson printer not printing wirelessly, carry out the steps given below.

Step 1 - Basic troubleshooting

Step 2 - Router connection

  • Print a network status sheet on the Epson printer. Verify whether the wireless network settings are correct. 
  • If you see the Disconnected message on the printed page, you have to initialize your wireless router as per the following instructions.
  • Disconnect your wireless router’s power cord from a power outlet.
  • Leave it for a brief period. Connect the wireless router’s power cord to the power outlet.
  • Perform a wireless setup again on the Epson printer. If you use the Wi-Fi Protected Setup method for the wireless network connection, you have to press the Wi-Fi button on the printer within 2 minutes of pressing the router’s WPS button.
  • Note: Your computer must be within the range of your wireless router. Also, avoid interference objects such as a microwave oven and 2.5 GHz cordless phone.
  • Try to print again. If the printer does not respond, restart your computer and perform printing.
  • If the Epson printer not printing wirelessly problem persists, proceed with the following steps.

Step 3 - Default printer

Go to the Windows Start menu, click the Settings icon, and select the Devices option.

  • Why is my wireless printer not printing?

    First, try restarting your computer, printer and wireless router. To check if your printer is connected to your network: Print a Wireless Network Test report from the printer control panel. On many printers pressing the Wireless button allows direct access to printing this report.

  • Why is my printer showing error?

    The other most probable reason for the printing error is the connection between your computer and the printer. If you are sure that the transmission cable is working okay (tested the printer on another computer), then the problem might be the drivers. This can be the printer drivers or the USB port drivers.

  • Why do my 3d prints keep failing?

    Another common fail is over extrusion. Over extrusion happens when your 3D printer pushes out too much plastic too fast, causing a jam in the end of the nozzle. ... Make sure YOURu layer height is less than your nozzle diameter. Increase your cooling fan's power (this will cool the plastic and cause it to slow down)

  • What is the WPS button?

    WPS stands for Wi-Fi Protected Setup. It is a wireless network security standard that tries to make connections between a router and wireless devices faster and easier. WPS works only for wireless networks that use a password that is encrypted with the WPA Personal or WPA2 Personal security protocols.

  • How do I reset my printer?

    To restore your HP printer to factory-default settings, follow these steps. Turn the product off. Disconnect the power cable from the product for 30 seconds and then reconnect. Turn the product on while you press and hold the Resume button for 10-20 seconds. The Attention light turns on. Release the Resume button.