Epson XP 8500 Connect

The Epson XP 8500 all-in-one wireless printer is best for scanning, Copy, and Print. It has an automatic two-sided printing feature and supports wireless, as well a USB setup. Download the smart panel app to print with iPhone, iPad, Smartphone, and Android tablets. Its ISO print speed is ten ppm for black and 5.0 ppm for color.
The Epson XP printer also supports voice-activated and hands-free printing. It is suitable for printing borderless photo collages and stationary. The printer has four ink cartridges- Cyan, Magenta, Black, and Yellow, and its minimum ink droplet size is three picolitres. The XP 8500 printer is compatible with Mac and Windows devices.

Epson XP 8500 Setup

The simple steps for setting up Epson XP 8500 printer are:

  1. Open the printer package and take the XP 8500 printer out.
  2. Keep the Epson printer adjacent to a wall socket.
  3. Take a stable USB cable and connect it to the printer and wall socket.
  4. Switch ON the Epson XP 8500 printer and wait for some time so that it configures.
  5. Access the printer ink cartridge slots and open the slots.
  6. Insert appropriate ink cartridges into the printer cartridge slots and close them.
  7. Place a set of compatible sheets on the printer tray.
  8. Download and install the Epson xp-8500 connect printer utility to print emails from anywhere.

Epson XP-8500 Driver

Downloading and setting up the Epson XP-8500 driver on devices is easy. The general steps for Epson printer driver setup on Mac and Windows devices are:

Epson XP-8500 Driver Windows

The simple steps for downloading and installing Epson XP 8500 driver on Windows OS are:

  1. Initially, switch ON the Windows operating system.
  2. Know your Epson printer type and choose the option- download.
  3. Choose the given option- Driver and select the button- Start.
  4. Go to the section- Device Manager and access – Device Hardware Categories.
  5. Select your desired device and move on to tab- Driver.
  6. Choose – Update driver; the device begins searching for the upgraded version driver.
  7. If driver updates are available, upgrade it using the wizard procedure.
  8. Keep compatible sheets on the paper tray of the Epson XP 8500 printer.
  9. Lastly, print a page as a test.

Epson XP-8500 Driver Mac

The instructions for installing the Epson XP-8500 driver on a Mac computer are:

  1. ON the Epson XP 8500 printer and a list of several languages will be on it.
  2. Touch your preferred language and move on to the computer.
  3. Access the software CD pack and take the software CD from it.
  4. Place the software CD on the CD slot of the Mac computer.
  5. Close the Mac computer CD slot, and the setup CD begins functioning on the device.
  6. Carry on with the on-screen procedure and finish installing Epson XP-8500 driver.
  7. Take a test print to make sure the driver installation is proper.

Epson XP-8500 Wireless Setup

Wireless setup using the Control Panel

  • Save Epson XP-8500 driver setup file on the preferred device.
  • Open the driver setup file and install it using the instructions given on the screen.
  • Activate the Epson XP 8500 printer and select- wireless symbol.
  • Carry on with the on-screen procedure and choose your wireless network name.
  • Move on, type the network passcode and finish the process as per the wizard steps.

Epson XP-8500 – Using WPS to Connect to a Network

  • Activate your Epson XP 8500 printer and desired device.
  • Check the device wireless connection and confirm that it is stable.
  • Access the Home icon and choose the menu- wireless setup.
  • The Push Button option will appear on the screen, select it.
  • Press the wireless router WPS button and do not leave it for some time.

Epson XP-8500 Troubleshooting

Epson XP-8500 Printer offline

Follow the below procedure to fix the Epson XP 8500 printer offline issue:

  • Firstly, confirm that your Epson XP printer is perfect.
  • Make sure that the USB cables connected to the printer are stable.
  • Switch ON your Windows or Mac computer and click- Start.
  • Access the Devices and Printers section and click on the symbol- Printer in Question.
  • See what’s printing option will appear, choose it and go for Epson XP 8500 printer name.
  • Next, click – drop-down icon and go for – Printer Online.
  • Now, cancel the pending print jobs and uninstall Epson XP 8500 driver from your OS.
  • Reinstall the driver of the Epson XP-8500 printer and remove the Epson XP-8500 driver printer from your device.
  • Then, reinstall your Epson XP 8500 printer using the on-screen steps.

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Epson XP 8500 printer won’t print

The procedure to solve this Epson XP printer problem is:

  • Firstly, check and confirm that the cable connection in the XP printer is stable.
  • Now, make the Epson XP 8500 your default printer.
  • Upgrade the version of your installed XP 8500 driver.
  • Access the Print Spooler service and make sure that it is perfect.
  • Finally, stop all the print jobs.

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Epson XP 8500 printing blank pages

The step-by-step instructions to fix Epson XP 8500 printing blank pages are:

  • To begin with, access the printer ink cartridges and check to confirm the proper ink level.
  • If any problem with the ink level, consider using new ink cartridges.
  • Go to the printer paper tray and keep compatible sheets on it.
  • Choose a document to print and make sure that the document does not have blank pages.
  • Finally, print a sample page.

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Epson XP 8500 Printer Paper Jam

The instructions for solving the paper jam problem with Epson XP 8500 printer are:

  • Switch ON the device and stop the print tasks.
  • Check the output printer tray and if you see any jammed paper, remove it.
  • Move on to your printer start button and press it to start the printing.
  • Now, if your Epson printer shows the same issue, press its power button.
  • Move on the printer scanner unit, open it, and take out the jammed papers.
  • Close the XP printer scanner unit and Switch ON your printer.
  • Place a compatible set of sheets on the paper tray and print a test document.

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Epson XP 8500 won’t connect to wifi

The Epson XP 8500 printer failing to connect with the Wi-Fi is not a big issue. You can fix this issue using the following procedure:

  • Power up the Epson XP 8500 printer and choose the home icon.
  • Access the printer network setup option and move on to the wireless settings.
  • Now, choose the Mac or Windows device Wi-Fi name and provide its password.
  • Complete the wireless setup process and try to print a sample file.

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