• Inside the Workforce 600

    Inside the Workforce 600

    The Workforce 600 or BX600FW business inkjet printer has a few new tricks up its sleeve which don’t make fitting an external waste tank impossible but certainly indicate that Epson is taking waste ink issues a bit more seriously.

    Read on to find out a bit more about the tube shield in this double waste tube printer

    Produced with thanks to Carl Baxter for helping provide images of this printer model

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  • General 21.06.2009 No Comments

    This request crops up a lot from people who want to use an adjustment utility that requires you to change the date on your computer to fool the utility into letting you use it

    Tip: Remember to make a note of the current date before you start so you can return the date to today when you have finished

    1. Click on the Control panel from the Start menu.
    2. Go to “Clock, Language and Region.”
    3. Click “Date and Time.”
    4. Click the “Date and Time” tab and then “Change Date and Time.” Enter your password if prompted to do so.
    5. Double-click the hour. Click the up or down arrows to set the correct hour, or type it manually.
    6. Double-click the minutes. Use the up or down arrows to set the correct number of minutes after the hour, or type it manually.
    7. Select the correct month from the dropdown menu on the calendar to the left of the clock.
    8. Click the correct date on the calendar.
    9. Set the correct year by using the up or down arrows next to the box with a year in it.
    10. Click “OK” when you have finished setting the date and time.
  • 05 - holder plate released

    Pad Holder released

    This guide has been written and waiting for a few weeks now but due to a couple of potentially large “unknowns” I held off on it until now.

    The Artisan 800 or TX800FW is one of Epsons newest multifunction printers and with a new design has come a new approach to the waste ink pads

    This guide shows how Epson have opted for a much simpler service approach for waste pads so whilst this guide is provided for anyone who may want to try modifying their printer, it may actually be more cost effective and cheaper to get this model serviced.

    To see how this “Beta” modification can be done and see how this printer differs from the others, read on