Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 40.88 MB
Operating System: Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.2180 / 19 Jun 2006
Epson ELP-5000 is described as a mono laser printer. The printer comes with a 250 capacity sheet tray and a 20 pages per minute (ppm) printing speed. For connectivity, in addition to a Parallel, the printer also comes with a USB. Installing the Epson ELP-5000 is relatively easy for first time users. First users are advised to make use of only the most recent versions of the Epson ELP-5000 drivers. The reason behind this is that recent driver versions allow use to optimally use the functions of the Epson ELP-5000. The problem with old drivers is that they result in device conflicts and also in print errors. All users should update their Epson ELP-5000 drivers as often as possible. In addition, only the correct drivers should be used. To avoid the loss of information, Window backups as well as installing anti virus on computers comes highly recommended.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
In order for the installation process to commence, downloading the Epson ELP-5000 file from the manufacturer's website, saving it on the desktop and subsequently connecting the Epson ELP-5000 to the computer is crucial. At this point, users may click on the My Computer icon on their desktop ‚Äì Properties ‚Äì Hardware tab ‚Äì Device Manager. By now the Epson ELP-5000 printer will be openly visible on the printer category. The user should then double click on the printer device ‚Äì Reinstall Driver button. It is crucial that the user chooses the location where the printer is to be mounted and select the Install button ‚Äì Include the location ‚Äì Browse ‚Äì Next. Once the user clicks on the Finish button, the process of installing the Epson ELP-5000 driver will be complete. If the installation was appropriately carried out, the Epson ELP-5000 should be visible in the device manager. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Epson ELP-5000 errors before installing any driver updates.