Epson XP-2100 Setup Mac
- Initially, unpack the printer and remove all the protective tapes from the printer.
- Connect the Epson printer to a power outlet using the supplied power cord.
- Install the ink cartridges on the printer.
- Load enough paper on the rear paper feeder.
- Now, once the printer hardware setup is done, connect the printer to your Mac computer using a USB cable.
- Download the printer driver from the official support page of the printer.
- Initiate the printer driver installation on your Mac computer and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the Epson XP-2100 setup.
Epson XP-2100 Driver Download
You can download the driver for the Epson XP-2100 printer from the official Epson support page.
- Open a browser and enter the Epson support URL in the address bar.
- Enter Epson XP 2100 in the search bar and press the Enter button.
- Go to the Support & Download section and extend the driver tab.
- Click the Download button beside the required driver.
- The Epson XP 6100 driver will be downloaded.
- You can also click the Driver Download button available on this page.
Epson XP-2100 Setup Manual Download
- Enter the official Epson URL in the address bar of a browser and press the Enter button.
- On the official Epson page, enter the Epson printer model number in the search bar and press the Enter button.
- Go to the Manuals & Documentation section on the page.
- Scroll down to the User Manual and click the Download button.
Epson XP-2100 Driver Installation
- Once the Epson driver is downloaded to the computer, open the downloads section in the browser.
- Perform a double-click on the downloaded file to run the installation.
- Click on the checkbox that reads, “I agree to the terms in the license agreement.”
- Follow the on-screen instructions.
- Choose the type of connection and follow the on-screen instructions.
- The driver installation for the Epson XP 2100 printer will be completed.
How To Change Ink in Epson XP-2100?
There are two methods to replace the ink cartridges on this Epson XP-2100 setup.
With the Ink Lights On:
- Open the Scanner unit with the Document cover still closed.
- You will see the cartridge slot move to the droplet with a cross button for the cartridge that is low on ink.
- Press the inverted triangle button on the printer and remove the empty ink cartridge.
- Take out the new cartridge from the sealed package.
- Remove the yellow tape on the cartridge and push it into its slot until you hear it click.
- Close the Scanner Unit.
With the Ink Lights Off:
- Open the Scanner unit.
- Press and hold the inverted triangle button for about 10 seconds.
- You will see the cartridge holder move to the replacement position.
- Remove the cartridge from the slot and keep it aside.
- Take out the new cartridge from the sealed pack and shake it to redistribute the toner.
- Remove the yellow tape from the cartridge.
- Insert the cartridge and push it in the slot until you hear it click.
Guide: Epson XP-2100 Wifi Setup
To connect the Epson XP-2100 setup to a wireless network using the WPS Push Button method, make use of the following steps.
- If your router has a WPS button, connecting the printer to a wireless network is easy.
- Press the Wi-Fi button on the printer until you notice the wireless lights on the printer flash.
- Now, press the WPS button on the router within 2 minutes.
- You will now see the printer light blinking rapidly, indicating that the printer is finding the wireless connection.
- The light will turn solid once the connection is secure.
- Now, proceed to install the printer driver on your computer and make sure to choose wireless as the connection method when prompted.
Epson XP-2100 Wifi Direct Setup
- Press and hold the Wi-Fi button on the printer. Now, press the Network button to the right of the Wi-Fi button until you see the network lights flash alternatively.
- Load some paper in the printer.
- Now, press the Network button and hold it for 5 seconds to print the network status sheet.
- Note down the Wi-Fi Direct SSID and password of the Epson XP-2100 setup.
- Now, you can connect your wireless device to the printer using the SSID and password directly without a wireless router.
Steps: Epson XP-2100 WPS Pin
- Press the Network button on the printer for at least 10 seconds.
- The Network sheet will now print. This is where you will see the WPS PIN printed.
- Press and hold the Wi-Fi button and then simultaneously press the Inverted Triangle button.
- While doing so, you will see the Wi-Fi light flash alternatively.
- Within the next two minutes, you have to enter the WPS pin in your router’s setup page to finish pairing the Epson XP-2100 setup to the wireless network.
Epson XP-2100 Double Sided Printing
- Load enough paper in the Epson printer. Make sure the printer and your computer are connected.
- On your computer, open the file you want to print.
- Choose the print option in the application in which you have opened the file to be printed.
- Select the 2-sided printing option and then select the Manual (Short-edge or Long-edge binding) option.
- Make appropriate changes to the settings and click the OK button.
- Click Print.
Guide: Epson XP-2100 Print from iPad
Since the Epson XP-2100 setup does not support the AirPrint feature, you have to download the Epson iPrint app from the Apple Store to print from your iPad.
- Turn on your iPad.
- Tap the App Store icon, search for Epson iPrint.
- When the App page opens, tap the Get button and the app will be downloaded.
- Make sure the iPad is connected to the same network as the Epson printer.
- Add the Epson printer to the app.
- Select the media you want to print and complete the process.
How to Scan on Epson XP-2100?
- You need to download and install the Epson Utility from the official Epson Support page.
- Place the documents to be scanned on the scanner glass.
- Press the Scan button on the printer and complete the Epson XP-2100 setup scan.
- One more alternative way to scan is by using the Epson Scan Utility.
Steps: Epson Xp 2100 Scan To Computer
- Place the document to be scanned on the scanner glass.
- Open the Epson Scan utility you have downloaded to your computer.
- Click the Mode and select the Document Mode option.
- Set the document size, the color, and the resolution.
- Select the image format from the drop-down list.
- Set a file name and select a file location to save the scanned file.
- Select the Preview button to have a view of the document and then click Scan.
Epson Xp 2100 Scan Software
- Download the Epson XP-2100 setup Scan driver from the official Epson support page.
- Open a browser on your computer and enter the Epson support URL in the address bar.
- Enter Epson XP 2100 in the search bar and press the Enter button.
- Navigate to the Drivers & Software section and expand the driver tab.
- Select the Scan driver and click the Download button located right next to it.
How to Connect Epson XP-2100 to Computer?
Once you have the Epson printer software downloaded to your computer, you will be able to connect your printer to the computer.
- Perform a double-click on the downloaded driver file and follow the on-screen instructions.
- You will come to the screen where you have to choose the type of connection, and you will have two options:
- Connect via Wireless Network
- Connect via USB cable
- After selecting the connection type, carry out the remaining prompts to complete the setup.
- Finally, print a test page from the computer.
Epson XP-2100 Setup Troubleshooting
Like any other printer, the Epson XP-2100 printer is also subject to certain issues. When there is an issue in the printer, it is indicated by the lights on the control panel of the printer. By looking at the combination of the lights, you can easily identify the cause of the issue and troubleshoot it. Usually, problems used to occur due to network connectivity, paper feeding, paper jam, ink cartridges, etc. To solve the printer issues, get support from our technical experts by clicking the Call button on this page.
Fixed: Epson XP-2100 Paper Feed Problem
- Make sure that you use the paper that is supported by the Epson XP-2100 setup.
- Make sure that the paper is properly installed in the printer.
- Do not load papers more than the maximum capacity.
- Make sure you do not have any folds or cut edges in the papers.
- If you find any paper jammed in the feeder, remove the paper and then load a stack of paper in the paper feeder.