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FAQ# 1025: How do you use the regular Com port settings instead of using Epson's installed ESD port when installing a serial printer?

Question

How do you use the regular Com port settings instead of using Epson's installed ESD port when installing a serial printer?

Answer

To use the regular Com port settings, follow these instructions:

  • Under printer properties, un-check "use bidirectional printing"
  • Choose the appropriate windows com port. To do this, go to the Device manager.
  • Once in the device manager, click on the Ports (COM) arrow.
  • Right click on the specific COM port being used, and click on Properties.
  • Under properties, go to Port Settings, and click Advanced.
  • Choose the appropriate windows com port under the COM Port Number section.
This should allow you to use the regular Com port settings.



Updated: 12/4/2007 11:35:33 AM NH

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