EPSON ECOTANK ET-2800 WIRELESS SETUP

Epson EcoTank ET-2800 is an all-in-one wireless printer that can print, scan, and copy. Its fascinating feature is the innovative cartridge-free printing technology as you don't need any expensive cartridges anymore. If you want to know the wireless setup for the Epson EcoTank ET-2800 printer, continue to read the following sections.

IMPORTANCE OF A PRINTER DRIVER

  • A printer driver is essential for establishing communication between your printer and computer. When there is no such thing called a printer driver, communication between a printer and computer is impossible.
  • Thus, you need the printer driver for the wireless setup of your Epson printer.
  • When you have bought this printer, you will be provided with an installation disk. In case you have misplaced the disk, or your computer doesn't have a CD drive, you can get the driver from the official page of Epson.
  • Visit the official website of Epson from your browser. Now, enter your printer model and then download the printer driver recommended for your Operating System.
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Install the printer driver

  • Once the printer driver is downloaded on your computer, locate it within the Downloads folder. Run the setup file and click Yes in the User Account Control dialog box.
  • When the license agreement screen appears, accept the terms and conditions.
  • If the "Wi-Fi capable product found. Do you want to connect it to the network automatically" message pops up, choose Yes.
  • On the Select your Connection Method screen, choose the radio button next to the Connect via Wireless network (Wi-Fi) option and click Next.
  • On the Connect to Wireless LAN automatically screen, click Next. Now, choose Wi-Fi setup on your printer's home screen.
  • Follow the instructions, and the installer will connect your printer to your network.
  • If the installer cannot find your wireless settings, you need to choose the network connection method.
  • On the Select the Network Connection Method screen, choose the connection method you prefer. If you have a WPS-enabled router, choose the Connect using the WPS button option and click Next. If you don't have the WPS-enabled router, you can select Connect by entering a network name (SSID) and password manually and click Next.
  • On your printer control panel, press Home and navigate to the Wi-Fi Setup Wizard option. When it shows you a list of available networks, choose the one you prefer and enter the valid password.
  • If you cannot locate your SSID, go ahead and enter the credentials manually. When prompted, enter the SSID and password of your router in the respective fields.
  • Make sure that you have connected your printer to the same network to which your computer is connected. If you don't do that, you cannot print anything wirelessly.
  • Follow the commands on the screen and complete the wireless setup.

 In this manner, you can complete the wireless setup of your Epson EcoTank ET-2800 printer. If you have any other queries, get back to us.