Installing EPSON Stylus RIP for Windows
Checking the Printer
Before you install the EPSON Stylus RIP software, follow the
instructions in your printer's setup guide to set up your printer
for use, making sure you perform the following steps:
Load paper, install ink cartridges, and allow your printer to
complete its entire ink charging cycle.
Connect the printer to your computer via a parallel cable
and your computer's LPT1 port.
Install the standard non-PostScript EPSON driver and
utilities that came with your printer.
Send a sample print job with the standard driver to make
sure the interface connection and cable are secure and
software is installed correctly.
Once the printer is set up and tested fully, you're ready to
install the EPSON Stylus RIP software on your system.
Installing the EPSON Stylus RIP
Before you start, make sure Windows is running and all
applications on your system are closed. Turn off all virus
protection and disk-monitoring software, following the
instructions included with your utility software or your
The installation options you choose in the setup program to install
EPSON Stylus RIP on a client computer will be different than the
ones you choose for a standalone or server computer.