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Epson Printer Error Code 0x97

Epson Printer Error Code 0x97

“Epson Error Code 0x97” is a type of warning message that appears on your Epson printer’s screen if it has an internal hardware problem. There could be several causes. For instance, a motherboard or other internal component failure. Your Epson printer will be unable to print after receiving the Epson error code 0x97. If you want to solve this 0x97 code, follow the steps outlined below.

Step 1: Reconnect your Epson printer after it has been disconnected.

  1. First, see if there are any papers or pieces of paper stuck in your Epson printer’s printer case. If any paper is stuck inside. Then simply take off all of the paper straps from it.
  2. The cartridges must then be removed from your Epson printer.
  3. You must now disconnect the USB cables from your Epson printer.
  4. After that, you must turn off your printer by pressing the power button.
  5. Allow a few moments before reconnecting the USB cables that were removed from the Epson printer.
  6. You must now restart the printer to determine whether the Epson error code 0x97 has been resolved.
  7. If the error has not been resolved, move on to the next step.

Step 2: Finish installing and updating the drivers.

Malware, viruses, spyware, and trojans on your printer can occasionally result in the 0x97 error code. As a result, you should use the most secure security software and keep your Epson printer updated with the most recent virus or malware protection software.

Step 3: Unplug the printer and replug it in the opposite direction.

In contrast to the previous method, this troubleshooting method works in the opposite direction. You should determine whether the “0x97 error” is caused by an internal hardware problem during this procedure:

  1. To begin, turn off the Epson printer by pressing the power button.
  2. Make sure that all USB cables are unplugged.
  3. You’ll have to wait about five minutes here.
  4. You must now hold down the power button on the printer for approximately one minute.
  5. Connect the various USB cables as you attempt to press the power button.
  6. You must now hold down the power button on the printer for approximately one minute.
  7. After that, reconnect the cables as soon as possible.
  8. Connect the power cable and deactivate the power button in this step.
  9. Examine your Epson printer to see if the 0x97 error is still present.

Step 4: To clean the printhead and printer nozzles, wet tissue is used.

Despite your efforts, your “Epson printer is not printing.” Then, follow the steps outlined below to remove the 0x97 error code from your Epson printer:

  1. To begin, you must first open the printer case.
  2. Soak some soft cloth in warm water now.
  3. After removing the water, clean the ink from the nozzle until it is completely clean and free of ink.
  4. You can also soak your Epson printer’s print head in warm water for at least 10-12 minutes in a bowl.
  5. Remove it and the print head from the printer and clean it with a paper towel, wiping away all the water and ink dirt.
  6. Allow it to dry for at least 15-20 minutes.
  7. After drying, immediately insert the print head from your Epson printer into the “Print head section.”
  8. Insert the cartridges into your printer’s “cartridges section” correctly.
  9. Finally, restart your “Epson printer,” which should resolve the “Epson error code 0x97” issue.

If you continue to have Epson error code 0x97 problems with your printer, please contact us via our website’s live chat feature or toll-free number. We have an unrivalled team of printing experts who provide world-class technical support without burning a hole in your pocket.

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