EPSON WF 5690 2021-03-25T04:38:55+00:00

EPSON WF 5690

The Brother MFC-9330CDW printer allows you to perform printer-related operations over a wired or wireless network. Using this printer, you can print from mobile devices easily like never before. The printer comes with some great features like an ADF, 3.7 in TFT Color Touchscreen LCD & touch panel, color/black scan, etc. The interfaces supported by the printer are USB, Ethernet, and Wireless LAN. Scroll down this page to know how to perform the Brother MFC-9330CDW printer setup for the first time.

EPSON WF 5690

Setup Steps

  •    Let us now see the printer hardware setup in detail.
  •   Unpack the Epson WF 5690 printer from the carton.
  •   Remove the protective tapes surrounding the printer body.
  •   Open the front cover of the printer and remove the protective material present inside.
  •   Move the printer closer to the computer and make sure it’s placed on a flat surface.
  •   Remove the power cord from the sealed packaging, connect the plug to a power source, and connect the pin to the printer.
  •   Press the Power button on the printer control panel and turn on the printer.
  •   Open the front cover to install the ink cartridges.
  •   Take the ink cartridges from the carton and gently shake them to redistribute the toner.
  •   Unpack the ink cartridges one by one and install them into their respective color slots.
  •   Remove the paper cassette tray from the bottom of the printer.
  •   Move the paper guides to the side, place a stack of paper inside the cassette, and adjust the guides according to the loaded paper stack.
  •   Connect a phone cord to the phone jack and the LINE port on your printer.
  •    With the hardware setup completes, perform the software setup as well.
  •   Make sure the Epson WF 5690 printer and your computer are not connected in any way.
  •   Since the installation CD does not come with the printer, you have to download the printer software from this page or from the official Epson support page.
  •   Once the download is complete, run the setup program and start the software setup.
  •   Follow the on-screen commands.
  •   When the connection screen opens, you have to choose the connection type you want for the Epson WF 5690 printer.

EPSON WF 5690 DRIVER DOWNLOAD – STEPS

The driver for the Epson WF 5690 printer is available for download on this page. Click the Driver Download button to download the printer driver. You can also download the same driver from the official printer support page.

EPSON WF 5690 DRIVER WINDOWS – STEPS

 
  • There are two different ways in which you can download the driver for Windows. 
  • Click the Driver Download button on this page and the driver will be downloaded to your computer.
  • You can also download the driver from the official Epson support page.
  • Click the Downloads tab, select your Windows OS version, and click the ‘Recommended For You’ section.
  • Choose the printer driver and then click the Download button.
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EPSON WF 5690 DRIVER MAC – STEPS

 
  • Click on the Driver Download button on this very page and the driver download will begin immediately for your Mac OS.
  • An alternative way is to download the driver from the official Epson support page.
  • Click the Downloads tab on the Epson WF 5690 printer support page.
  • Click the Mac option from the Operating System drop-down list.
  • Click the Download button for the recommended driver.
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EPSON WF 5690 MANUAL DOWNLOAD – STEPS

  • Click the Manual Download button on this page to get the manual for the printer.
  • If you wish to download the manual from the official Epson support page.
  • Go to the printer’s support page and click the Manuals & Warranty option.
  • Click on the PDF of your choice to download it.
 

EPSON WF 5690 WIRELESS SETUP – STEPS

The wireless setup for the Epson WF 5690 printer is quite simple. It can be done with the help of the WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) method. This method works only if you have a WPS-enabled router.

  •   Press the Home button on the Epson printer control panel.
  •   Press the Wireless icon.
  •   Select the Wi-Fi Setup option.
  •   You will find three options: Wi-Fi Setup Wizard, Push Button Setup, and PIN Code Setup.
  •   Select the Push Button Setup (WPS) option.
  •   Once the Wireless setup is initiated, press the WPS button on the router.
  •   Wait for the connection to get established and the wireless setup will be complete.
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EPSON WF 5690 AIRPRINT SETUP – STEPS

AirPrint is a mobile printing feature that is available only for iOS devices. Here are the steps to print via AirPrint on iPhone.

  •   Open a document on your iPhone.
  •   Make sure the printer has enough paper in it.
  •   Tap the Share icon and select Print.
  •   Select the Epson WF 5690 printer from the list.
  •   Select the number of copies and tap the + or – icon.
  •   Tap Print.
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EPSON WF 5690 FAX SETUP – STEPS

  •   Connect a phone cord to the phone wall jack and to the LINE port on the Epson WF 5690 printer.
  •   Press the Home button on the printer control panel.
  •   Select the Setup option.
  •   Use the scroll bar and select the System Administration option.
  •   Select the Common Settings option and select Country/Region.
  •   Select your country and region and select Yes. Set the date and time from the same.
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Steps to download Epson Fax Utility

  •   Download the Epson Fax utility from the official Epson support page.
  •   Open the Epson support page.
  •   Click the Downloads tab.
  •   Scroll down the page and select the Utilities option.
  •   Select the Epson Fax Utility option and click the Download button.
  •   Open the Fax Utility downloaded to your computer.
  •   Click the Fax Settings for Printer option.
  •   Follow the prompts and complete the setup.
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To send a fax

  •   Press the Home button on the Epson printer control panel.
  •   Select the Fax option.
  •   Tap on the Enter a Fax Number field to manually enter a fax number.
  •   Start the Fax.
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HOW TO SCAN ON EPSON WF 5690 – STEPS

 
  •   Place the original document on the Epson WF 5690 printer.
  •   Press the Home button on the printer control panel.
  •   Select the Scan option.
  •   Based on the type of scan you want for the document, you can choose one of the options from the list on the printer screen.
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EPSON WF 5690 SCAN TO COMPUTER – STEPS

  •   Press the Home button on the Epson printer.
  •   Select the Scan option.
  •   In the Scan To screen, select the option Computer (WSD).
  •   Select the computer from the list and start the scan.

EPSON WF 5690 TROUBLESHOOTING 

 

The Epson WF 5690 printer tends to have some problems over a period of use. Some of the common errors you will face with the printer are discussed in the following sections.

EPSON WF 5690 PAPER FEED PROBLEM – STEPS

     
  •   Remove the excess paper from the paper input tray or from the rear feeder.
  •   Remove the paper from the printer and reload them properly. Make sure the paper are not damaged in any way.
  •   Align the paper properly and make sure to adjust the paper guides according to the edges of the paper.
  •   If you are feeding multiple paper at once, take out the paper and even them out.
  •   Make sure to not exceed the paper tray limit. You can check the indicator on the tray.
  •   Make sure to choose the printing preferences that suit the paper.
  •   Set the proper media for the print you have chosen.
  •   See if you are using the Epson-supported print media for your prints.
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EPSON WF 5690 PAPER JAM- STEPS

Paper jams occur in three places in the Epson WF 5690 printer.

 

PAPER JAM INSIDE THE PRINTER:

  •   Cancel the current print job if necessary.
  •   Open the front cover of the printer.
  •   See and remove the jammed paper from the inside.
  •   Also, make sure to remove the torn pieces present inside and close the front cover.
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PAPER JAM INSIDE THE DUPLEXER:

  •   Cancel the print job if necessary.
  •   Turn the printer to the rear side.
  •   Press the tab buttons on either side of the rear cover and remove the cover.
  •   Gently locate and remove the jammed paper from the inside.
  •   See and remove the jammed paper from the duplexer.
  •   Press the buttons and reattach the cover to the back of the Epson printer.
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PAPER JAM IN THE CASSETTE TRAY:

  •   Pull the paper output tray from the bottom of the printer.
  •   Remove the paper present inside and remove the jammed paper present inside.
  •   Remove other foreign objects if there are any present and close the paper cassette tray.
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EPSON WF 5690 PRINTER OFFLINE – STEPS

If your Epson WF 5690 printer goes offline, there are several methods to bring it back to the online status.

 

FIX 1: MAKE EPSON WF 5690 PRINTER AS DEFAULT

Windows:

  •   Open the Control Panel window.
  •   Click the Devices and Printers option.
  •   Select Epson WF 5690 printer that is offline. 
  •   Do a right-click on the printer icon and select the Set as default printer option.
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Mac:

  •   Click the Apple icon on your Mac computer.
  •   Click the System Preferences option.
  •   Select either the Print & Scan option or Printers & Scanners option.
  •   Select the Epson WF 5690 printer.
  •   Click the Print tab.
  •   At the bottom of the same window, click the Default Printer drop-down list and select the Epson printer from the list.
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FIX 2: RESTART PRINT SPOOLER SERVICE (Windows)

  •   Open the Run command (Windows key + R).
  •   Type services.msc in the Run command field and press the Enter button.
  •   The Windows Services window will now open.
  •   Locate the Print Spooler service.
  •   Do a right-click on the option and select the Restart option.
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