Epson printer Wireless network setup


Epson Wireless Printer Setup

From the Control Panel:
Before you set up a wireless network on your printer, make sure you install the necessary software and driver from the CD, or by downloading it.

    1. Tap on the Home button.
    2. Press the Wireless/Network icon from the printer’s control panel screen.
    3. Choose Wi-Fi Setup from the list of options available.

Epson printer wifi setup

  1. Click on Wi-fi Setup Wizard on the new screen
  2. In the new dialogue box, choose your wireless network’s name or enter it manually. (NOTE: If you want to enter the network name manually, select Other Networks and then choose Network (SSID) field. Now, use the keypad to enter the wireless network’s name.)
  3. In the Password field, type the password using the keypad displayed on screen.
  4. Once you finish entering the password, click on the enter button and then tap on Proceed.
  5. Double check the displayed network settings and click on the OK option to save the settings. (NOTE: In case you want to change the settings, press the back button and enter the correct details.)
  6. Click Done and then go back to the Home screen by tapping the Home button.

When the connection is successful, a Wireless icon appears on the upper right hand corner of the home screen.

Epson wifi connect

How to enable a wired network connection?

It is possible to disable the working wireless connection and change it to a wired network connection.

  1. Firstly, disable the features of your printer’s Wi-Fi connection if you have already enabled Wireless connection.
  2. Now, connect one end of the Ethernet network cable to the LAN port of the printer.
  3. Attach the cable’s other part to any accessible LAN port on your modem/router.
  4. Download and install the Epson printer software from the driver CD-ROM or from the Epson printer’s website.
  5. When you stumble upon the Select your connection screen, choose Wired Network Connection.
  6. Select Setup printer for the first time, in the Select Setup Option screen.
  7. Follow the on screen directives to complete the setup process.


How to enable a Wi-Fi Direct mode in Epson printer?

You can choose to enable direct communication between the printer and computer or with other devices, without the use of a wireless router or an access point.

  1. Tap on the Home button and then press the Wireless icon.
  2. Select Wi-Fi Setup and wait till you are directed to the next step,
  3. From the list of options available, choose Wi-Fi Direct Setup.
  4. Tap on the Connection Setup and then choose Change Password. Tap Yes.
  5. Enter the Wi-Fi Direct’s password that should be at least 8 characters and then Press the Enter button.
  6. Keep scrolling down to view the SSID (Wi-Fi network name) and password.
  7. Using your computer or any wireless device, select the SSID (Wi-Fi network name) and then enter the password shown.
  8. Click on the Home button to go to the Home screen.

How to enable a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) to connect a network?

  1. Click on the Home button and select the Wireless icon.
  2. Now, tap on Wi-Fi Setup.
  3. From the available list, select Push Button Setup (WPS).
  4. Follow the on screen instructions to complete the WPS Setup.
  5. When you are done completing the steps, click on the Home button to return to the Home screen.

How to disable Wi-Fi features?

If you need to alter the network connection type, you have to disable your Epson printer’s Wi-Fi features. Prior to disabling the Wi-Fi features, make sure that you make a note of SSID, password and other network settings used for the Epson Connect services.

Disable Espson Wifi