WICReset :: App not microsoft verified

Scenario: When trying to open/run or install the WICReset utility on a Windows you keep being redirected to the Microsoft Store with a message “The app you’re trying to install isn’t a microsoft verified app”. Cause: Your Windows App settings are set to install from the Microsoft store only and because the app is not officially recommended/verified by Microsoft you’re […]

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WICReset – Security warnings

How the Apps work… The WICReset (and iWIC) apps have been designed to read and write data to/from compatible printers firmware/memory. This allows you to diagnose and/or have issues (particularly the waste ink counter) resolved by resetting/rewriting certain values in your printers memory. Why Security/Anti-virus often warn about the Apps Unfortunately, similar behaviour/functionality is found […]

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Deactivated Keys

Due to a security breach, a number of WICReset keys were exposed to a third party. As a result, all unused keys issued before the breach were deactivated and replacements issued to suppliers. If you are reaching this post as a result of an error with this message: This key has been deactivated: << KEY […]

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Tip: Releasing cartridges when error locks printhead carriage

Sometimes when a printer has been reset in some way it hits another error code that requires you to gain access to the cartridges in the printhead carriage. Sometimes the new error blocks that so here’s one way that often works to release the carriage lock and free it up.   Scenario: Your Epson printer […]

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Version 5.0.16 released

The WICReset and iWIC tools have been significantly updated to resolve errors  when communicating with target printers. For MacOS the error given was: USB interface open error 536870203 The new versions should now resolve this issue and are available using the following links: iWIC v5.0.16 WICReset v5.0.16 Note: The links above are static and newer […]

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Mac OS :: Reset Tools

A Mac compatible version of the WICReset tool (iWIC) has now been released that now provides Mac users with the ability to read and reset their Epson printer waste ink counters. Systems Requirements MacOS version 10.7 or newer Intel based chipset (Not iMac compatible) Downloading The iWIC utility can be downloaded >> here << Note: […]

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