Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 5.5 Mb
Operating System: Windows ME and 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 7.1aA / 2008
The Epson Picturemate PM 200 is a compact printer, which produces 4x6 photo prints. The printer has an embedded memory slot and a 2-inch LCD monitor, which enhances its operations. The ease to use feature of the printer include the one touch feature that enables border free printing. With the LCD monitor, the user does not have to connect the printer to a computer. As such, one can print directly from a memory card, mobile phone or from a digital camera. The printer is however compatible with both Mac and windows platforms. This is done by simply plugging the printer to a power sources, connecting the picture source and following the instructions displayed on the LCD. When using the printer on a computer, the printing time depends with the system configuration, page complexity and the software application in use on the host computer.
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
The Epson PictureMate PM 200 printer gives the user the option of either printing the photos in color or black-and-white. The printer also has photo-enhancing features, which allows the user to correct the lighting and color effects on the photos. This is done by adjusting the contrast or sharpness in the captured images. The downside with this feature is that the user does not have control over image enhancement and all he or she can do is turn the feature on or off. The printer uses bidirectional printing and the ink jet is only active upon demand. The connectivity details for the printer include a 2.0 and 1.1 USB ports. The high-speed connection transfers data at 480 mbps. For external device connectivity, the printer only supports USB series A devices. To full speed external devices, the printer bit rate is set at 12 mbps. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and EPSON PictureMate PM 200 errors before installing any driver updates.