The WICReset service is currently offline after things went down at around noon, GMT on 26th October 18. No news as yet to explain outage but waiting for further information.
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 […]
You may have been issued with a key that is no longer being accepted. In most cases this is because you’ve used the key some time ago and don’t remember doing so. To check, please use the “Check Key” functionality in WICReset/iWIC to retrieve the record for your key. However, if you have received […]
When it comes to resetting the waste ink counter on Epson inkjet printers there’s a lot of confusion about what options there are, which utilities work with Mac, require a key, cost money and more besides so here’s a detailed introduction to the different ways to reset the waste ink counter on your printer. Buttons […]
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 […]
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. This key has been deactivated: <KEY-REF-HERE> Please follow this link to reactivate it… A. The key […]
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 10.6.7 or newer Intel based chipset (Not iMac compatible) Downloading The iWIC utility can be downloaded here Note: Even if […]