How to Reset Epson Printer to Factory Settings?

Hello, Please let me know that how to reset Epson Printer to factory settings. I am facing some issue while printing with printer. Help me.

  •   Mick
  • lay  1  Ans
  • lay  2 years ago
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Reset Epson Printer To Factory Settings:

If you are using the Epson printer for your work and it is showing you an alert message like ‘maintenance required to the printer” although it is working smoothly. In such a situation you need to reset your system. In this blog, I will share some easy methods to Reset Epson Printer to Factory Settings with you.

Before we jump to the methods to reset the setting lets discuss some features of the Epson printer which have made it the most recommendable printer in the world.

Methodology To Reset Epson Printer To Factory Settings-

In this section of the blog, we will discuss some of the easy techniques which will help you to reset factory settings of Epson Printer.

Method 1:- With The Help Of Control Panel

To factory reset Epson printer with the help of this method, you just need to follow the instructions given below:

Step 1) Press the home button available on your printer then go to its setup. After this click on the home menu from that setup.

Step 2) With the help of navigation buttons (left and right button) try to run the setup menu. Then hit the ok button.

Step 3) Now again use that navigation button and search for the ‘default restore setting” option. Once you find it then press enter on the ‘ok’ button.

Step 4) Time to use the top-down navigation button to look for the ‘network restore’ settings. After you find it click on the ‘OK’ button.

Step 5) Turn off your printer and restart it again.

Hence, you have successfully factory reset the printer’s settings.

Method 2:- With The Help Of Reset Button on Epson Printer

All the models of the printer have a factory reset option button at the back of the printer’s body. Following are the step by step procedure to reset Epson printer to factory settings.

Step 1) With the help of the power button turn OFF your printer.

Step 2) Press the Reset button present at the back of your printer. You can do this using any pointed pin.

Step 3) Turn ON your printer. Make sure you press the reset button of the printer for at least 5 seconds more.

Step 4) Once you get the print out of the warning page then release your hand from the reset button. After that within a few seconds, you will get one more print out which e]will consist of the default IP address.

Step 5) Use that printed IP address to reconfigure the computer with the printer.

This method takes less time, less than a minute to factory reset the printer and is also used very often.

Method 3:- With The Epson Adjustment Program

This method is useful in situations when the printer button is not working. To reset the printer with the help of this method you need to be patient. The steps to be followed to Reset Epson Printer to Factory Settings are given below.

Step 1) Download the latest version of the Epson Adjustment Program of the Epson printer. After that install it in your system.

Step 2) Open that downloaded Program.

Step 3) Hit on the select button to make all necessary selections.

Step 4) Now choose the modal and port number of the printer that is to be connected to the computer.

Step 5) Hit enter on the ok button.

Step 6) The window with the Adjustment and Maintenance option will appear on the screen. Choose the waste ink pad for the maintenance section.

Step 7) Press enter on the ‘ok’ button.

Step 8) Navigate to the bottom right corner and select the initialize button.

Step 9) Hit on the finish button.

Step 10) Restart your printer.

Hence, the factory reset is done successfully.

Key Features Of Epson Printer-

Some of the benefits of using this printer are as follows.

  • The resolution of the printout is 5760 * 1440 dpi.
  • The speed of the print is at around 27 ppm for black/white and 15 ppm for the colored one.
  • It requires a genuine bottle of ink for the prints.
  • It provides the on-demand print technology of inkjet.
  • Hi-Speed connection through USD is 2.0.
  • Best one is that it can also provide ultra high yield and 4R borderless printing.

There are many more features but I have discussed the important one.


I hope the method provided to Reset Epson Printer to Factory Settings turns out to be beneficial to you.

  •   Keith
  • lay  3 months ago