Epson cpd7424 manual


Go to page of

A good user manual

The rules should oblige the seller to give the purchaser an operating instrucion of Epson cpd7424, along with an item. The lack of an instruction or false information given to customer shall constitute grounds to apply for a complaint because of nonconformity of goods with the contract. In accordance with the law, a customer can receive an instruction in non-paper form; lately graphic and electronic forms of the manuals, as well as instructional videos have been majorly used. A necessary precondition for this is the unmistakable, legible character of an instruction.

What is an instruction?

The term originates from the Latin word „instructio”, which means organizing. Therefore, in an instruction of Epson cpd7424 one could find a process description. An instruction's purpose is to teach, to ease the start-up and an item's use or performance of certain activities. An instruction is a compilation of information about an item/a service, it is a clue.

Unfortunately, only a few customers devote their time to read an instruction of Epson cpd7424. A good user manual introduces us to a number of additional functionalities of the purchased item, and also helps us to avoid the formation of most of the defects.

What should a perfect user manual contain?

First and foremost, an user manual of Epson cpd7424 should contain:
- informations concerning technical data of Epson cpd7424
- name of the manufacturer and a year of construction of the Epson cpd7424 item
- rules of operation, control and maintenance of the Epson cpd7424 item
- safety signs and mark certificates which confirm compatibility with appropriate standards

Why don't we read the manuals?

Usually it results from the lack of time and certainty about functionalities of purchased items. Unfortunately, networking and start-up of Epson cpd7424 alone are not enough. An instruction contains a number of clues concerning respective functionalities, safety rules, maintenance methods (what means should be used), eventual defects of Epson cpd7424, and methods of problem resolution. Eventually, when one still can't find the answer to his problems, he will be directed to the Epson service. Lately animated manuals and instructional videos are quite popular among customers. These kinds of user manuals are effective; they assure that a customer will familiarize himself with the whole material, and won't skip complicated, technical information of Epson cpd7424.

Why one should read the manuals?

It is mostly in the manuals where we will find the details concerning construction and possibility of the Epson cpd7424 item, and its use of respective accessory, as well as information concerning all the functions and facilities.

After a successful purchase of an item one should find a moment and get to know with every part of an instruction. Currently the manuals are carefully prearranged and translated, so they could be fully understood by its users. The manuals will serve as an informational aid.

Table of contents for the manual

  • Page 1

    EPSON ® USB/Parallel Adapter User’s Guide for the EPSON Stylus COLOR 440, EPSON Stylus COLOR 640,[...]

  • Page 2

    ii EPSON and EPSON Stylus are regist ered trademarks of SEIKO EPSON CORPORA TION. General Notice: Ot[...]

  • Page 3

    iii FCC Compliance Statement For United States Users This equipment h as been teste d and found to c[...]

  • Page 4

    iv WARNING The connection o f a non-shield ed equipment i nterface cable to this equipment wi ll inv[...]

  • Page 5

    v Contents Introduction 7 Setting Up the Printer 8 Getting Started on an iMac 8 Connecting the Cable[...]

  • Page 6

    7 Introduction The EPSON USB/P arallel Adapter allows you to use smart cable technology to connect y[...]

  • Page 7

    8 Setting Up the Printer If you’v e been using your EPSON printer with your computer , the pr inte[...]

  • Page 8

    9 F or instructions on using the printer software, see the follo wing: ◗ If you ha ve an EPSON Sty[...]

  • Page 9

    10 Connecting the Cable Y ou can connect the USB/P arallel Adapter directly to a USB por t on your i[...]

  • Page 10

    11 T o connect the adapter to one of the USB por ts on the iMac keyboard, hold the adapter’ s USB [...]

  • Page 11

    12 2 Connect the adapter’s parallel connector to the para llel port on the back of the printer, th[...]

  • Page 12

    13 Installing the Printer Software IMPORT ANT: Y ou can’t use the adapter with the printer driver [...]

  • Page 13

    14 8 Click the printer icon for your printer. Note: The printer icons are labeled SC 600 (EPSON Styl[...]

  • Page 14

    15 Getting Started on a Windows 98 System The instructions on the next f ew pages e xplain how to co[...]

  • Page 15

    16 Connecting the Cable Y ou can connect the USB/P arallel Adapter directly to a USB por t on your c[...]

  • Page 16

    17 USB/Parallel adapter optional USB hub OR[...]

  • Page 17

    18 3 Connect the adapter’s parallel connector to the para llel port on the back of the printer, th[...]

  • Page 18

    19 Installing the Printer Software The steps you f ollow to install the USB printer dr iver software[...]

  • Page 19

    20 4 Click the View tab. Under Hidden files, select Show all files . Clic k Apply to save the settin[...]

  • Page 20

    21 4 Select Specify a location , then click Browse to locate the USB printer software. The software [...]

  • Page 21

    22 5 Click Next . The Add New Ha rdware Wizard now displays EPSON USB Conversion Cable . 6 Click Nex[...]

  • Page 22

    23 Windows 98 detects y our pr inter and displays a screen similar to the follo wing: 7 Click Nex t [...]

  • Page 23

    24 If you’re performing a new installation Don’t install the printer driver software that came w[...]

  • Page 24

    25 2 Follow the instructions to begin installation of your printer software. When you see a screen s[...]

  • Page 25

    26 Checking your installation T o verify that your USB softw are installed proper ly , check the De [...]

  • Page 26

    27 Setting Up Your System to Print to the EPSON Stylus COLOR 600 The EPSON Stylus COLOR 600 printer [...]

  • Page 27

    28 4 Select Use Print Manager , then cli ck OK to close the Queue Setup dialog box. 5 Close the Spoo[...]

  • Page 28

    29 Appendix A: Using Monitor3 with Your iMac The Monitor3 utility lets you continue to work on your [...]

  • Page 29

    30 Monitoring Print Jobs with Mon itor3 While you’re printing, click th e EPSON Monitor3 icon on t[...]

  • Page 30

    31 To set priorities for jobs waiti ng to print, click the job, the n click the Show details arrow a[...]

  • Page 31

    32 The Priority list becomes active. Click the arrow and select one of the following settings: ◗ N[...]

  • Page 32

    33 Appendix B: Specifications USB/Parallel Adapter Specifications USB connector : USB series A; comp[...]

  • Page 33

    34 System Requirements Macintosh Computer : Apple iMac Operating system: Macintosh OS 8.1 with iMac [...]

  • Page 34

    35 Windows Computer : An IBM ® compatible PC with at least a 486/ 66 MHZ processor (P entium ® pro[...]

  • Page 35