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How to Fix Epson 3540 Printer 0x60 or 60H Errors on your own?

When you look around yourself, you will find technology and gadgets everywhere. Gradually with time, we have grown dependent on these devices for even doing simple tasks. For instance, if we take a printer as an example then imagine the effort which it will take if we have to make some copies of a document. However, with printers, you can accomplish this task within minutes. All you need to do is feed the paper and get your job done. When you surf the market for finding alternatives, then you will come across several brands, but one who is leading this herd is Epson. With its class apart range and wide variety in all segments, it has captured the whole industry.

From organizations to the individual they specialize in catering need of all type of consumers. However, sometimes these gadgets can collapse too. Regular use, component failure and much more can be the reason behind issues in your printer, and one of them is error codes.

Generally, Epson users encounter an error which is known as Epson error code 0x60 or 60H. When your printer suffers from sensor issues, then this error shows up. These sensors are also known as PW sensors. You will find them attached to the printers. There are some models of Epson which are vulnerable to this error such as B-500, B-300, B-508DN, B-308, B-518DN, B-310N, B-318N, B-510DN. However before panicking and finding an Epson printer repair service provider you can try to fix this error on your own. DIY is a new trend of today’s generation.

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Maybe it’s a need of the hour as in such a fast moving life, it is difficult to take out time for going to a repair center. Below in this blog, I have mentioned a process through which you can resolve this issue. Here it is mandatory to follow all the steps in the same manner in which they are written as any deviation from the procedure will not yield you any benefit.

  • Step 1: Clean the sensor

First, you have to clean the sensor part with cotton. Moisturize it a bit and then apply on the sensor. If you are unable to locate it, then you can look for the exact place in the manual.

  • Step 2: Remove all jammed paper

Check if there are pieces of paper or tiny object left under the carriage at the right side. Sometimes jammed paper bits can also be responsible for Epson Printer Error Code 0x60 or 60H. Open the printer with care and clean it carefully. Make sure that you take out even the tiniest pieces so that any chances of error due to jammed paper can be eliminated.

  • Step 3:  Remove recently installed programs

Go to the control panel and then click on “uninstall a program” option. Now right click on the software which you want to remove or uninstall and click on the “Uninstall” option.

  • Step 4: Check and download latest updates              

Find and click on the “Start” button and type the Windows update message in the search box. After typing, click on “check for update” option. Now find the latest updates and download it.

  • Step 5:  Run a tool

For fixing Epson XP-322 error code 0x60, you need to use and run a tool which is capable of performing an in-depth scan process and can also restore the corrupted Windows system files. Here all you need to do is click the “Start” button and then, type the “CMD” command in the search box which you will find below. Now right-click the “CMD” to run the administrator account. In command prompt section, type “sfc /scannow,” and press the “ENTER” button to proceed further.

  • Step 6: Log into safe mode

By utilizing a networking tool, check that whether the error still comes up in Windows or not. Click on “Start” button and type MSCONFIG. Tap the “Boot” icon from the pop-up dialog and click the Safe Boot icon in the Boot section. After this, click on “Network and Reboot the PC’ option and end the process.

By following this process, you will be able to fix Epson fatal code 0x60 without any hassle. However, if it fails to provide you a result then contacting Epson repair center will be a wise decision as now only an expert will be able to help you.