User's Guide


Printer Software

About Your Printer Software

The Epson software includes the printer driver software and EPSON Status Monitor 3.

The printer driver is software that allows your computer to control the printer. You need to install the printer driver so your Windows software applications can take full advantage of the printer's capabilities.

EPSON Status Monitor 3 program allows you to monitor the status of your printer, alerts you when errors occur, and provides you with troubleshooting tips. EPSON Status Monitor 3 is automatically installed when you install the printer driver. If you want to install EPSON Status Monitor 3 later, see Installing EPSON Status Monitor 3 for instructions.

  • Before proceeding, make sure you have installed the printer driver on your computer described in the Start Here.
  • Make sure the software setting is set to ESC/P 2. The printer driver software and EPSON Status Monitor 3 can only function in ESC/P 2 mode.


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