The Epson EcoTank Pro ET-16650 is an A3 size All-in-One multifunctional printer that enables you to print, scan, and fax. It comes with a 550 sheet tray capacity and a 50 sheet auto document feeder. It has a 250 sheet capacity front tray. You can print easily using mobile printing options, and it has an Ethernet interface. The printer can be accessed using the 11cm LCD touch screen along with the hard keys. It has a printing speed of 25ipm and an easy to use front tank that enables hassle-free refills.

Epson EcoTank Pro ET-5800 setup


Initial setup Epson EcoTank Pro ET-16650

The initial setup steps for the Epson EcoTank Pro ET-16650 printer are given below.

  1. Take out the printerand its accessories from the carton box.
  2. Keep the printer in one secure location and remove the protective tapes from the printer.
  3. Open the scanner unit and remove all the protective tapes from inside the product.
  4. Open the ink tank cover on the printer and open the tank cap.
  5. Then, unpack one ink bottle,open the cap to and invert it on the filling port of the printer to pour the ink in the cartridge slot.
  6. Follow the same steps for the other ink colors and close the ink tank coverwhen completed.
  7. Connect the power cord to the back of the printer and to the power outlet.
  8. Open the front tray of the printer, move the paper guide to the extreme end, and load a stack of paper within the maximum limit on the paper cassette.
  9. Once the papers are in, move the paper guide slowly to the sides to avoid paper jams.
  10. In case you wish to print the Fax, then connect the phone cord to the telephone line jack and the line port to the printer.Now, use the printer control panel to set the printer to the fax option.
    Epson EcoTank Pro ET-5800 setup
  1. After setting up the printer, install the printer driver on your computer and connect it to your printer or a wireless network.
  2. You can make use of the product CD to install the printer driver, or you can download the recommended driver from the Epson support page.
  3. Follow the instructions displayed on the installation wizard to complete the printer setup.


  1. If you do not have the printer installation CD, you can download the driver from the Epson support page.
  2. Ensurethat the computer is connected to the Internet.
  3. Open a browser on your computer and enter the Epson support page, and hit the enter button.
  4. When the page opens, on the right, you will see a search bar, enter the printer model number.
  5. Scroll down the next page and click the Downloads tab.
  6. Select the operating system of your computer.
  7. The recommended printer software package will be listed at the top. Click the Download button beside the printer software package.
  8. The required software package will be downloaded to your computer.
Epson EcoTank Pro ET-5800 setup Windows Driver


  1. You can download the manual from the Epson official support website.Make sure your computer is connected to a stable internet connection. In your web browser, enter the Epson support page web address.
  2. On the right side of the screen, you will see a search bar, enter the Epson printer model, and hit the enter button.
  3. This will load the support page of your printer.
  4. Click on the Manualsand Warranty option and click on the Installation User’s Guide.
  5. When the pdf file opens, click on the download button located at the top right corner of the screen.
  6. The manual will be downloaded to your computer.
Epson EcoTank Pro ET-5800 setup User Manual Download


  1. Once the driver is downloaded to your computer, locate the installer file anddouble-click on it to begin the installation.
  2. The Epson installer page will now open.
  3. Click the Install button on it.
  4. Follow the instructions displayed on the installation wizard until the connection type step.
  5. When the installation wizard prompts to select the connection type, select the appropriate option.
  6. Again follow the instructions on the wizard.
  7. Now, the printer driver will be installed on your computer, and you are allset to use the printer for performing tasks.
Epson EcoTank Pro ET-5800 setup


You will need the following:

  1. The Epson printer
  2. The router
  3. The computer with the wireless connection
  1. Make sure you have performed the initial printer setup.
  2. Check whether your computer is connected to the same wireless network to which the printer is to be connected.
  3. Run the printer driver installer file on your computer and proceed till the connection setup step.
  4. When you are prompted to select a setup option, select the Set up printer for the first time option, and click Continue.
  5. Select the Yes (recommended) option in the Wi-Fi Auto Connect window and click Next.
  6. If the installer is not able to find out your printer, click the Using control panel option in the next window and click the Next button.
  7. Make a note of the SSID and password of your wireless network.
  8. Then go to your printer’s control panel and press the home
  9. Now, tap the wireless icon and the network settings will open.
  10. Tap the Router button and select Start Setup or change settings depending on the current connection settings.
  11. Tap the Wi-Fi Setup Wizard, and you will be open to a list of wireless networks.
  12. Selectyour network and enter the Wi-Fi password, tap the OK button, and tap the Start Setup button. Your printer will be connected to the wireless network.
  13. Now, go to the installation wizard on your computer and complete the remaining prompts.
  14. Finally, perform a test print on your printer.


  1. Once you have paired the printer to your computer, you can use the printer’s control panelto scan your documents.
  2. You can also use the Epson interface window present on your windows.
  3. Initially, lift the scanned cover on your printer and place the original document on the scanner glass.
  4. If you wish to scan a double-sided document, then place it on the ADF.
  5. Press the home button and navigate to the scan option.You will find five sets of options to scan from:
  6. Scan to the memory device
  7. Scan to cloud
  8. Scan to computer
  9. Scan to Computer (WSD)
  10. If you wish to scan the document and save it to your computer, select the computer that is connected to the printer,  and set up the scan settings.
  11. Finally, tap the Start button to scan and save the document on your computer.


  1. You can replace the ink from the ink tanks in the Epson printer.
  2. Open the tank cover on the side of the printer.
  3. Open the cap of the ink tank you are going to refill.
  4. Unpack the new ink bottle and open its cover.
  5. Now, place the ink bottle upside down on the filling port and wait for the ink to be entirely out of the tank.
  6. When the tank is filled full, you can close the tank and keep it aside.
  7. You can perform the same steps for the other colors- Yellow, Cyan, and Magenta.


There are some common troubleshooting steps in resolving the Epson printer if it does not print.

  1. Cleanthe printhead on your printer.
  2. Clear the print queue on your Windows computer
  3. Set Epson Printer As The Default Printer
  4. Check Ink Cartridge For Low Ink
  5. Re-install Epson Printer On Your Computer
  6. Update Epson Printer Driver
  7. Check for paper jams and clear it.

Wait For Epson Printer To Resume


  1. You can troubleshoot the offline error from your windows:
  2. Initially, check whether your printer is turned on. If it is a network printer, check the network connectivity.
  3. Click the Start or Windowsicon on the desktop, select the Control Panel option, and select Devices & Printers.
  4. Right-click on the Epson printer and see what function the printer is undertaking.
  5. When the pop-up opens, click on Use printer online from the drop-down menu.
  6. You can also re-install the printer driver usingthe following options,
  7. Visit the Epson support website and download the printer driver, as explained in the driver downloadsection.
  8. You can proceed with the installation and add your printer again to your computer.
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