fw-1

PRINTER SETUP

PRINTER INSTALLATION

PRINTER REPAIR

Epson XP-452

Epson XP-452 Setup

The Epson XP 452 printer supports print, scan, and copy. The scanner type used in this printer is Flatbed. The scanner resolution is 1200 dpi (main scan) or 2400 dpi (sub-scan). Epson XP-452 setup for the first time, follow the quick steps.

  1. Unpack the Epson XP 452 printer.
  2. Make sure the essential components are included in the printer box.
  3. Connect the power cable between the printer’s rear port and a wall outlet.
  4. Power up the Epson printer.
  1. Install the ink cartridges in their slots.
  2. Load some paper into the rear paper feed slot.
  3. Install the Epson printer software using the installation CD.

Epson XP 452 Driver For Mac

  1. To download the Epson XP 452 printer driver, click the Driver Download button on this page. Also, it can be downloaded from the Epson XP-452 setup manufacturer website.
  2. On your Mac computer, navigate to the Downloads folder and double-click the downloaded file.
  3. Carry out the instructions on the computer screen to finish the installation.

Epson XP 452 Driver For Windows 10

  1. Click the Driver Download button on this page to download the Epson XP 452 printer driver on your Windows 10 computer.
  2. Search for the downloaded file in the Downloads folder and double-click it.
  3. Perform the instructions on the screen to complete the printer driver installation.

Epson XP 452 Manual Download

  1. Access the official Epson XP 452 website.
  2. Navigate to the Manuals & Documentation section and download your preferred manual.
  3. Alternatively, click the Manual Download button on this page.
  4. The downloaded Epson XP-452 setup manual will be saved in the Downloads folder by default.
Epson XP-452 Setup Manual Download

Epson XP 452 Wifi Setup

Use one of these methods to set up a wireless network on the Epson XP-452 setup.

Method 1 – Using wireless settings

  1. On the printer’s home screen, select the Wi-Fi Setup option and press OK.
  2. Choose the Wi-Fi (Recommended) option and press the OK button twice.
  3. Select the Wi-Fi Setup Wizard option and press OK.
  4. Once you choose your SSID, press OK.
  5. Note: If your network name is not displayed on the control panel, select the Search Again option to update the SSID list. Still, if it is not shown, select the Other SSIDs option and manually enter the network name.
  6. Enter the network key, select the Done option, and press OK.
  7. When you see the network information on the display panel, check if they are correct. Press OK to confirm them.

Method 2 – Using Push Button Setup

  1. Select Wi-Fi Setup -> OK -> Wi-Fi (Recommended) -> OK -> OK -> Push Button Setup -> OK.
  2. Press the WPS button on your router.
  3. On the Epson XP-452 setup’s control panel, press OK.
  4. Continue with the instructions on the display panel to finish the wireless setup.

Method 3 – Using PIN Code Setup

  1. Select the options given below and then press OK.
  2. Setup
  3. Network Settings
  4. Wi-Fi Setup
  5. PIN Code Setup (WPS)
  6. The Epson XP 452 printer’s display panel shows an eight-digit PIN.
  7. Within two minutes, access the router’s web page on your computer.
  8. Enter the eight-digit PIN in the appropriate field.
  9. Once done, press OK on the printer’s control panel to complete the Wi-Fi setup.

How To Replace Ink Cartridge Epson XP 452?

  1. Select Setup -> Maintenance -> Ink Cartridge Replacement.
  2. Press the OK button followed by the Start button.
  3. Open the Epson XP-452 setup’s scanner unit.
  4. Take out the used ink cartridge from the printer.
  5. Remove a new ink cartridge from the package and peel off the yellow tape.
  6. Insert the new ink cartridge into its slot.
  7. After you close the scanner unit, press the Start button.

Epson XP 452 Print Setup

  1. Open the printer’s feeder guard. Pull out the paper support and flip it backward.
  2. Move the edge guide and place the paper in the rear paper feed slot.
  3. Adjust the edge guide and close the Epson XP-452 setup’s feeder guard.
  4. Pull out the output tray and lift its stopper.
  5. On your Windows computer, open a file for printing.
  6. Navigate to the File menu and choose the Print or Print Setup option.
  7. Select the Epson XP452 printer.
  8. To access the Epson printer driver window, click Preferences or Properties.
  1. Specify the following print preferences.
  2. Document Size – Choose the size of the paper that you placed in the printer.
  3. Orientation – Select Portrait or Landscape.
  4. Paper Type – Set the type of paper.
  5. Quality – Choose your preferred quality. Choosing the High option provides high-quality printing.
  6. Color – Click Color or Grayscale.
  7. To exit the printer driver window, select the OK option.
  8. Click Print to start printing the file.

Epson XP 452 Double Sided Printing

  1. Load some paper into the rear feed slot.
  2. Open the file for printing and click File -> Print.
  3. Choose the Epson XP-452 setup and then click the Preferences or Properties button.
  4. In the Main tab, navigate to the 2-Sided Printing drop-down menu and choose Manual (Long-edge binding) or Manual (Short-edge binding).
  5. Select the Settings option.
  6. Specify your settings and click the OK button.
  1. Go back to the Main tab and click More Options. Make necessary changes and click the OK button.
  2. Set the other print preferences in the Main tab.
  3. Save the settings by clicking OK.
  4. To begin 2-Sided printing, select the Print option.
  5. Once the printer prints the first side, you will see a pop-up window on the computer screen. Continue with the instructions to finish printing.

Epson XP 452 Scan Setup

Scanning can be done in three ways, namely using the control panel, from a computer, and smart devices. Below are the steps to scan on the Epson XP-452 setup.

Epson XP 452 Scan To Computer

  1. Raise the printer’s document cover.
  2. If you see any dust on the scanner glass, clear them. 
  3. Place the document with its print side face down on the scanner glass.
  4. Close the printer’s document cover.
  5. Use the navigation button to select the Scan option.
  6. Press the OK button.
  7. Choose one of these options and press OK.
  8. Scan to Computer (JPEG)
  9. Scan to Computer (PDF)
  10. Select your computer and press the Start button.
  11. The Epson XP-452 setup scans the document and sends it to the computer as per the selected format (JPEG or PDF).
  12. Once done with the scanning, you can remove the document you placed on the scanner glass.

Epson XP 452 Scan To Email

  1. Connect both the Epson printer and your computer to the same network.
  2. On the Epson XP 452 printer’s scanner glass, place the document for scanning.
  3. Select Scan on the printer’s control panel and press OK.
  4. Choose the Scan to Computer (Email) option and then press OK.
  5. Select the name of your computer.
  6. Once you press Start, the printer begins to scan the document.
  7. After the scanning, the printer sends the scanned document (as an attachment) to your default email program on the computer.

Epson Xp 452 Scan Software

  1. On the Epson XP-452 setup’s scanner glass, place the document with its print side face down.
  2. To launch Epson Scan 2, perform one of the following depending on your computer’s OS.
  3. Windows 10 – Click the Start icon. Select Epson -> Epson Scan 2.
  4. Windows 8.1/8 – Go to the Search Charm. Type Epson Scan 2 and select the same from the search result.
  5. Windows 7/ Vista/XP – Choose the All Programs or Programs option from the Start menu. Click Epson -> Epson Scan 2 – > Epson Scan 2.
  6. Mac – Click the Go tab and select the Applications option. Click Epson Software -> Epson Scan 2.
  7. Check if the Epson XP 452 printer is selected from the Scanner drop-down menu. Fill the Mode List field.
  8. In the Main Settings tab, fill the Document Size, Image Type, and Resolution fields.
  9. To make any adjustments (like brightness or contrast), click the Advanced Settings tab and set your scan preferences.
  10. To preview the document before scanning, click Preview.
  11. Go to the Image Format drop-down menu and choose the format to save the scanned document.
  12. Select the folder to save the scanned document from the Folder menu.
  13. Once done, click the Scan button at the bottom.
Epson XP-452 Setup Firmware Downgrade

Epson XP 452 Firmware Downgrade

  1. Connect the Epson XP-452 setup to your computer using a USB cable.
  2. Remove the ink cartridges from the printer.
  3. Turn off the printer. Press the Stop, left arrow, Home, and Power button at the same time.
  4. Download the older printer firmware on the computer. Double-click it and follow the on-screen prompts. 
  5. After downgrading the printer firmware, press the OK button. This will turn off the printer. Turn on the Epson printer after a minute.
  6. Reinstall the ink cartridges.

Epson XP-452 Setup Troubleshooting

Printer offline status, printer not printing, and paper jam are the most commonly occurring problems on the Epson XP 452 printer. The troubleshooting steps to these problems are given below. If you need technical assistance from our support members, contact them.

Epson XP 452 Offline

  1. Make sure the Epson XP-452 setup is turned on.
  2. Ensure the connection between the Epson printer and your computer is secure at both ends.
  3. On your Windows computer, check if the printer status is not offline or pending. If so, deselect the Pause Printing and Use Printer Offline options.
  4. Also, check if there are no paused print jobs.

Fix Epson XP 452 Paper Jam

  1. Hold the jammed paper tightly and pull it out from the rear paper feed.
  2. Also, clear the jammed paper from the output tray.
  3. Make sure to take out the jammed paper without any tear.
  4. If a paper jam occurs inside the Epson XP-452 setup, lift-open the scanner unit. 
  5. The document must be closed.
  6. Clear the jammed paper, including torn pieces of paper from the inside of the printer.
  7. Close the Epson XP 452 printer’s scanner unit properly.

Epson XP-452 Ink Cartridges Not Recognized

  1. First, restart the Epson XP 452 printer and check if the issue resolves. If it persists, perform the following steps.
  2. Check if you are using Epson genuine ink cartridges. If not, remove the non-genuine ink cartridges from the printer. Install the new genuine ink cartridges correct in their slots.
  3. If you are already using the genuine ink cartridges, they might not be installed properly. In such a case, remove and reinstall them properly.

Epson XP 452 Not Printing

  1. Check if the connection between the Epson XP-452 setup and your computer is secure.
  2. Do not use a USB hub if you are using the USB connection.
  3. If necessary, re-establish a connection between the printer and the computer.
  4. Ensure that you have installed the correct printer software on the computer. If not, uninstall it and download the most recent printer driver from the manufacturer website. Double-click it and follow the steps on the screen to install.
  5. Cancel all the pending print jobs from Print Queue. Try to print and check if the problem resolves.

Epson XP 452 Hard Reset

  1. Select the Setup option followed by the Restore Default Settings option.
  2. Choose Network Settings, All Except Network Settings, or All Settings.
  3. Network – Restores all the network settings.
  4. All Except Network Settings – Restores all the settings except the network settings.
  5. All Settings – Restores all the Epson XP-452 setup’s control panel settings.
  6. When a prompt message appears on the display panel for confirmation, select the Yes option.
  7. This will reset the specified settings to the factory defaults.