Setting up an Epson XP-830 printer is necessary to start printing using it. Without a proper setup of this printer, you won’t be able to make use of its multiple functions like scanning, printing, and copying.
However, a lot of Epson printer users have reported that they do not know the setup process of the Epson XP 830 printer.
Keeping that in mind, we have come up with this guide. Here, you will get to know the complete procedure of the Epson XP 830 wireless setup.
Epson XP 830 Setup: Step by Step
In this segment, we will be discussing the Epson XP 830 set up process on the Windows system. Go through the steps and perform them accordingly as instructed below:
Set up the Printer Components
First of all, you need to configure the Epson printer. Follow the steps below for doing that correctly.
At first, remove all the protective materials from the printer and open the scanner unit. After that, remove protective materials inside and shut the scanner unit.
Place the printer near the wall outlet. After that, connect one end of the power cord to the backside of the printer and the other end into the power supply board.
After that, switch on the printer. Once the Epson XP-830 is switched on, select your language. Select your country or region. Select the data format and enter the current date.
Now you need to install the cartridge that came with the printer. Remove the cover from the cartridge and then shake it.
Open the scanner unit. Do not touch the white cable. After that, insert the cartridge headfirst into the cartridge holder. Gently press the bottom of the cartridge down until it clicks into place. Do the same thing to Insert all the four-color ink cartridge to the printer and make sure the cartridges are fitting tightly. After that, shut the scanner unit.
Press the Start button and wait until the initialization is complete. Once it is done, load A4 size paper in the paper tray at the top of the printer. After setting the paper, now select the paper size and paper type that you loaded.
Install the Epson Printer Driver
After configuring the printer, you need to install the driver on the system. Follow the steps given below:
Firstly, insert the CD that came with your Epson printer. If you do not have a CD, you can download the software from the official Epson website.
Click on the Install option. After that, follow the instructions on the screen to install the software. It can take several minutes to install.
Now, the Printer Setup window will appear on the screen. From that window, select any one option on that you want to connect to. Since you want to print wirelessly, select the Wireless connection option and click on the Next option.
Once the driver installation process is complete, restart the printer.
Connect to the WiFi
After installing the driver, you need to connect the printer to the WiFi. If you do not know how to do that, follow these steps:
Once the printer is turned On, go to the printer’s Control Panel and press the Home option. After that, select Setup and then press the OK option.
Press the Right or Left arrow button to find the Network Settings, tap it. On the Network Settings window, find the Wireless Setup, tap it. After that, tap the WiFi Setup Wizard button.
Select the SSID that you want to connect to. If the Wireless network is not found, then manually enter the SSID and security key to connect to the router. After doing this, press the OK option. Now the printer is connected to the WiFi.
Now the setup process will be completed. Close the setup page and start printing.
We hope the above steps help you in setting up Epson XP-830 wirelessly. Let us know in the comments whether these steps worked or not.