Why My Epson Printer Not Connecting To My Phone?  

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Epson Printer Not Connecting To The Phone 

Why My Epson printer not connecting to my phone? - Probably there might be network issues. Ensure that you have connected both devices over the same wireless network. Also, check whether your printer supports mobile printing. In case your printer does not support mobile printing, you cannot connect it to your Android phone using the Epson iPrint app. To troubleshoot the network issues further, keep reading the instructions below.

Epson Printer Not Connecting To My Phone
  • Ensure that your printer and Android phone are within the Wi-Fi range.
  • If necessary, restart your router and reconnect your devices to the wireless network.
  • To verify the wireless connection, print a Network Status Sheet.
  • For non-touchscreen models, press the Menu button and use the navigation keys to select Network Settings –> Print Network Status Sheet.
  • Finally, press the Color button to print the Network Status sheet.
  • If you find the Wi-Fi signal strength to be poor, move the printer closer to your router and ensure that no large metals or objects are present in between to avoid Wi-Fi interference.
  • Try printing a test page remotely from your phone to the Epson printer and check if the problem has been resolved.
  • Still, if your Epson printer is not connecting to your phone, move on to the next step.

Troubleshooting Epson iPrint App On Android Phone

  • On your Android phone, open the Epson iPrint app.
  • Tap the Printer is not selected tab at the top of the page and go to the Local tab to choose your printer that is connected over the wireless network.
  • If your printer’s name is not listed, tap the Search button at the bottom.
  • In case you cannot see your printer, navigate to the Manual IP tab and tap the Add button.
  • Enter your printer’s IP address in the required field and tap Done.
  • Now, your printer and phone should be connected.
  • If still the Epson printer not connecting to my phone, reinstall the Epson iPrint app.