Epson FX-1180

Category: Printer
Manufacturer: Epson
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 48.06 Mb
Operating System: Windows XP, NT, 98, 2000, 95, Vista, 3.11 and ME
Latest Version / Release Date: 6.3.0 / N/A

Windows device driver information for Epson FX-1180

The Epson FX-1180 driver is for use with the corresponding printer manufactured by Epson. . The functions of the printer include control cod emulation, enhanced paper handling and advanced printing technology. In addition, the printer uses a flexible means of interfacing and it has a computer-based set-up. The printer utilizes the 9-pin dot matrix printing technology at 240 x 144 dpi resolutions. Consistent printing quality by the printer is maintained using ribbons, which have ink applied on both sides. The ribbons are manufactured using high quality nylon fabric, which not only ensures that the print edges are sharp, but also that the ribbons do not fray. The Epson FX-1180 drivers allow the PC to control the printer and take advantage of the 1180's printer capabilities. On purchase, the user includes the software in the device package. The same can be downloaded from Epson's website.

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The Epson FX-1180 printer has plug and play capabilities. However, to install drivers under plug and play, the user must ensure that their computer has a bidirectional parallel port that is IEEE-1284 standards compatible. Once the driver installation process is complete and the printer files copied to the machines hard disk, an icon is added to the printer folder with the printer's model on it. Without the proper installation of the device driver, the user may be unable to change the default settings of the printer from the computer screen. The Epson FX-1180 driver has the paper, device options and the graphics menu. The paper menu addresses the paper size, orientation and paper source. The graphics menu on the other hand addresses the printing resolution, dithering and intensity. The device options menu addresses the overall print quality. With the Epson Fx-1180, the user can print on a continuous paper. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Epson FX-1180 errors before installing any driver updates.