How to solve Epson R1800 red light blinking error

Do you have an Epson R1800 printer. Now the printer’s red lights are flashing, and You don’t know how to solve this problem.

How to solve Epson R1800 red light blinking error

When using Epson R1800 printer, you can encounter several flashing issues. The flashing alert suggests reset the waste ink pad counter.

Normally, the printer’s red light blinking due to few reasons, but the major cause of flashing is: One of the Epson R1800 Waste ink pad counter is overflow.

What is Epson R1800 Waste Ink Counter overflow

The Epson printer counts the amount of ink flow to waste ink pad and places this number into printer’s memories.

This volume is named Waste Ink Counter and also Protection counter.

How to know my Epson R1800 printer Waste Ink Counters are overflow?

Full waste ink counter of Epson R1800 is 100%. Overflow shows that Epson R1800 waste ink counters amounts are more than 100%.

It is very simple to look at Epson R1800 waste ink counters with InkReset software.

To know Epson R1800 printer waste ink counter detail, open InkReset software then click on READ WASTE INK COUNTERS button:

To check waste ink counter number

When ever one or more than one counters are overflow – you can’t using printer – you have to RESET Epson R1800 WASTE INK COUNTERS.

Tips on how to resolve Epson R1800 waste ink counter overflow

Or how do you reset blinking lights mistake state on my Epson R1800 printer?

While Epson R1800 printer cleaning cycle, it dispels ink from its nozzles straight down a waste pipe into an absorbent pad.

Epson has put a counter within their printers (included Epson R1800 printer) that counts every page moved through the printer and has collection the Epson R1800 printer to shut down after a particular number to avoid overflow of the waste ink pad.

Usually, Epson R1800 printer’s waste pad is just about 35% to 75% whole if the printer starts displaying an error message. Immediately after the initial message, you can only print 19-20 pages before your Epson R1800 inkjet printer refuses to print anymore.

There is a workaround that you can use to reset to zero the counter to its first state. Try these techniques to solve “Epson waste ink pad counter in the printer is overflow” error.

Reset Waste Ink Pad Counter for Epson R1800 printer

Download the WIC Reset Utility here (WICReset). Use WinRar to extract the file.

Once extracted and before you begin, ensure that your Epson R1800 printer’s driver already are installed using the pc.

Double-click exe to run the WICReset Utility. Epson R1800 adjustment program screen will appear. Select your printer model (Epson R1800) in the left sidebar.

Watch video how to reset Epson R1800 printer waste ink counter overflow below:

video how to reset Epson R1800 printer red light blinking

Or you can read the instruction on the best way to make use of wic reset tool to reset Epson R1800 red light blinking problem here:

How to reset Epson R1800 printer red light blinking

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