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Why my Epson Printer Won’t Recognize the Ink Cartridge?

Why my Epson Printer Won’t Recognize the Ink Cartridge?

Epson printer is a mostly used printing device. But sometimes Epson printer won’t recognize the ink cartridges. This issue can be caused due to different reasons. This issue is very common and easily solved by simple steps.

Causes of Epson Printer won’t recognize the ink cartridges:

The Epson printer won’t recognize ink cartridge issues that can be caused due to various reasons.

  • Ink Cartridge not installed
  • Outdated Printer Drivers
  • Dried or Empty ink
  • Ink is running out in cartridges
  • Outdated Firmware

Solutions to Fix Epson Printer Ink Cartridges Issue:

  • Check the Ink Cartridges: If you are installing more than one ink cartridge, try installing one at a time instead. More than one installed ink cartridge might be the error that arises. If you have been trying to install the ink cartridges, reboot the printer once and then install the ink cartridge one by one.

  • Remove & Reinsert the Ink Cartridge: Sometimes Epson printer is not installed properly, that’s why the Epson printer won’t recognize the ink cartridge. Remove the old ink cartridges from the printer and reinstall the new ink cartridge.

  • Clean the Printer Cartridge Chip: The “Ink cartridges cannot be recognized” due to dirty cartridge chips. Remove the cartridge metal contact chip and clean it with a dry cloth. After that install the cartridge contact chip again.

  • Hard Reset Printer: When you’ve cleaned the chip and reinstall the cartridge turn off the printer from the plug cord, wait some seconds and then turn it back on.

  • Still Getting the not recognized Error: If ink cartridges do not recognize issues persists again then you need to contact the Epson printer experts team. Epson printer technical support experts are available 24/7 for customer support. You can contact Epson printer experts through printer-free live chat.

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