Epson frequently releases an update for the printer. So, if you do not perform Epson firmware update from time to time, then you will find several issues while using it. An improper or incomplete update of Epson printer firmware or due to outdated Epson printer firmware, your device might become unusable. In these cases, you need to replace the printer.
If you are not aware of how to update your Epson printer firmware properly, then go through the upcoming section.
You will be notified when Epson releases a new update for the printer. But in case, if you do not know how to install the updated version of the newest version of the printer, then follow this guide.
Go through the steps mentioned in the section below carefully and apply them accordingly in order to update the Epson printer firmware.
You can update the printer firmware directly from the official website of the Epson. Follow the steps mentioned in the section below.
Before moving to the steps, you need some essentials things along with you, like a system with a proper internet connection. Also, your system should have an updated version of the web browser installed on it.
First of all, launch a web browser and move to the official website of the Epson. In case, if you want to perform Epson 5040UB firmware update, then type the model number in the search box.
Make sure that you have selected the right operating system. Thereafter, click on the Utilities section and then download the Remote Panel Utility.
After that, move back and choose the Firmware section. Next, download the latest version of it. When the downloading process gets completed, install the Remote Panel Utility on your device. It will take some time to complete the installation process.
Now, you need to decompress the files to execute the Firmware download. Make a note of the directory where you have saved the downloaded files.
Next, you need to go to the Remote Panel Utility on your device and then click on the right printer model from the liter of the printers. After getting your printer model, right-click on it.
A drop-down menu will appear on the system screen. Choose the Firmware Update from the drop-down menu. Do not let the software check for the Firmware update automatically.
Simply, browser to the firmware files and then choose the files. But before that, you need to make sure that you have selected the right printer model and check whether the checkbox is marked.
It is advisable not to skip any steps otherwise, you need to again apply the whole steps one by one from the very beginning.