How to Reset Epson Waste Ink Counters with WIC Reset Utility
If you have an Epson printer that shows an error message like "The Printer's Ink Pads at the end of Their service life" or "A printer's ink pad is at the end of its service life. Please contact Epson Support", you may need to reset the waste ink counters with WIC Reset Utility.
WIC Reset Utility is a software tool that allows you to reset the waste ink counters of your Epson printer in a few clicks. It is compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems. You can download it for free from https://www.wic.support/download/.
To use WIC Reset Utility, you will need a reset key, which is a code that you can buy online or get for free by trial. You can buy reset keys from https://www.wic.support/buy/ or https://inkchip.net/reset-key/. You can also get a free trial reset key from https://www.wic.support/trial-reset-key/. Note that the trial reset key will only reset the waste ink counter to 80% one time only.
Once you have the reset key, follow these steps to reset your Epson printer:
Connect your printer to your computer with a USB cable and turn it on.
Run WIC Reset Utility and select your printer model from the drop-down list.
Click on "Read waste counters" button to check the current status of your waste ink counters.
If any of the counters are more than 100%, click on "Reset waste counters" button and enter your reset key.
Wait for the confirmation message and then click on "OK".
Turn off your printer and then turn it on again.
Check the waste ink counters again to make sure they are reset to zero.
Congratulations! You have successfully reset your Epson printer's waste ink counters with WIC Reset Utility. Now you can enjoy printing without worrying about the ink pad error.
WIC Reset Utility is not only useful for resetting the waste ink counters, but also for other functions such as checking the ink level, cleaning the printhead, reading and writing the serial number, and updating the firmware. You can access these functions from the main menu of WIC Reset Utility.
However, WIC Reset Utility is not a magic solution for all printer problems. Sometimes, you may need to replace the ink pads or other parts of your printer if they are worn out or damaged. You can find the replacement parts and instructions on how to replace them from https://www.octoink.co.uk/ or https://www.2manuals.com/.
Also, WIC Reset Utility may not support all models of Epson printers. You can check the compatibility list on https://www.wic.support/supported-models/. If your printer model is not supported, you may need to use another tool such as Epson Adjustment Program or Epson Service Tool.
In conclusion, WIC Reset Utility is a handy tool that can help you reset your Epson printer's waste ink counters and perform other maintenance tasks. However, you should also take care of your printer's hardware and use the appropriate tool for your printer model. 061ffe29dd