If you have an Epson printer, then you must be aware of the Epson error 0x69. This error is like any other error that causes any model of the printer to stop working. Epson is such a good brand; if you want to want to purchase a printer for work or work at home. The ultimate choice is any of its models. Whether you have wf-3640 or wf-4630, the error is pervasive in both of them.
The errors in the Epson printer are not significant and can be solved quickly. Mainly, the errors are caused due to misconfiguration of the files in the operating system. Because the operating system of a device can make or break the device, any problem in it can do significant harms in the device and sometimes cause printer driver is unavailable error. But don’t worry, Epson error code 0x69 is not that big of a deal and is easily solvable.
Generally, if the configuration of the operating system is correct, then there must be some hardware problem. Because of the hardware problem, the error can cause motherboard failure and breakdown of other internal parts of the device. Such errors demand an upgrade of the operating system that can cause your printer to stop working. Sometimes due to errors like this, the printer turns itself off automatically.
Systems upgrade procedure to solve Epson error code 0x69
To update the system, you first have to restore your important files and documents. Otherwise, you may lose them. Follow the simple steps to upgrade the version of the operating system of your device:
- On the device, go to start.
- Search for “all programs and accessories, system tools” by typing it.
- Click on system restore.
- In the opened window, click on “restore my computer for earlier time.”
- Then, click on next.
- After this, you will see the latest version of your OS, click on the “latest system restore.”
- After the restoration procedure, click on “next about the confirmation window.”
This will upgrade your device, and now you can try printing the documents by connecting the device to the printer. This method will also work with Epson printer error code 0x97 because eventually, the process is updating your device, and that is why it helps in solving all other errors.
Other methods to solve code 0x69
If updating the version of the operating system doesn’t work, then you can try one of the below-mentioned methods to remove the Epson error code 0x69 from any of your Epson printer models.
Removing the cartridge from the printer can solve the error in the printer. For this, you have to turn your printer off and unplug it from the socket. If you do not have a wireless printer, then you also have to disconnect the printer from the device. As if you do not turn off the printer for the removal of the cartridge, you might face a far big problem regarding the printer.
- Cleaning of nozzle
In order to clean the nozzle, you need to have an expert by your side as you have to open the printer. The nozzle of your printer might be clogged, and that is the reason you are facing such an error. It would help if you clean the nozzle in such a way that the flow of ink would be acceptable in the next print. If you cannot perform such activity by yourself, take your printer to the service center or to any printer shop that provides the services of the cleaning of printers.
- Troubleshooting software
You can troubleshoot the device for Epson error code 0x69 in few simple steps.
- Click on Start on your PC/Laptop and then search for troubleshoot.
- Troubleshooting will appear, click on it.
- In the newly opened window, click on view all and then on the printer.
- When the next window appears, click on advanced.
- Select “Run as administrator,” click on next.
- Then, you have to select the printer you want to troubleshoot and click on Next.
All the problems that you are facing with the printer are detected automatically by troubleshoot, and you can solve them accordingly. You can also solve the Epson m200 printer error with this troubleshooting method.
- Unplugging the printer
This is a simple solution to all your printer problems in which you have to turn off the printer, disconnect it, and leave it for some time. In that period, you can clean the printer with the liquid solutions they provide. You can also remove the paper if there is any stuck in it.
If you still are not able to solve the error, then you can call us on our toll-free number that is 24-hours at your service to help you with printer error.