WICReset : Firewall / IP / Port information

If you are attempting to use WICReset, iWIC or the Debian equivalent utilities via a protected network such as a school, college, etc… then the following information should help you (or your IT support team) to create the temporary access rules required to enable the utility to work. Server/IP: resetters.com / 178.63.104.69 Ports: 23457 (TCP) […]

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WICReset utility – Fake Version Circulating

It’s come to our attention that a version of the WICReset utility is in the wild that claims to be compatible but will not work with keys issued by OctoInkjet or any other authorised vendor for the WICReset developers. Please ensure that you only download utilities from: printerpotty.com octoink.co.uk (also octoinkjet.co.uk) 2manuals.com Other versions are […]

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USB connection required

A direct USB connection (between printer and computer with reset utility) is required to complete a waste counter reset. The reason for this is that the waste ink counter resides in the printer firmware and as such a stable connection is required. Network connections, particularly wireless, can be interrupted at a critical juncture and any […]

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WICReset – not commonly downloaded warning

With so many computer programs being infected as trojans, some other forum of virus and the like, there’s an increasing level of paranoia being built into Malware scanners and increasingly into web browsers. As a result, we’re starting to see reports that were originally associated with the AdjProg utilities, being linked to downloads of the […]

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WICReset :: About

The Waste Reset tool provided by Printer Potty is a custom version of the WICReset tool available through various outlets on the Internet. Our particular version includes links to our own support documentation, news updates and other localised resources that we hope improve or surpass anything you might receive with the original utility. Compatibility The […]

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WICReset :: Manual

Video Guide WICReset: Video Guide (The Basics) Updated video guide covers the basics for using our custom WICReset tool so you can reset your waste ink counter Topics covered include: Extracting (from the zip file) Running the utility Reading waste ink counter Resetting waste ink counter Locating additional information WICReset: Step-by-Step (Slideshow) Guide This guide […]

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WICReset :: Workforce 840 Compatibility Problems

This issue diagnosis is unconfirmed but various reports of WICReset problems and successes offer some clues about when/how the Workforce 840 can be successfully reset by the WICReset tool. Problems: The WICReset tool cannot successfully reset the waste counter in a way that survives a power cycle (ie: power on/off) if the printer has already […]

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WICReset/iWIC :: Troubleshooting

Three are some common problems/questions associated with the WICReset/iWIC utilities so this will act as a troubleshooting guide on how to resolve them. Common to both iWIC related (MacOS) WICReset related (Windows)   Common to both Utilities (iWIC/WICReset) Q. The utility fails with error: “Internet connection lost. Try again later” A1. Please check the WICReset […]

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