Epson Printer troubles STM3S BackMonnot responding

  jonmac 21:43 30 Apr 2006
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After doing a single print to my Epson Stylus Photo 810 printer via Photoshop CS, if I try another the Photoshop CS stops responding and says "End Prog STM3S"

Also each time I do a print on the Epson my HP Laserjet prints a blank sheet with a smiley face on it!

Any thoughts? I'm running XP Home

  Strawballs 22:29 30 Apr 2006

Do you use anti spyware and virus software also have you tried uninstalling the epson software and re-installing

  goffer23 23:15 30 Apr 2006

I did use an Epson760 (now got an R320) with CS and the latter can sometimes throw a 'wobbly. I think STM3s may be to do with the Epson Status Monitor - I would reinstall CS and if necessary the Epson driver. My crashes disappeared after that.

  jonmac 06:39 01 May 2006

Thanks for that Strawballs and goffer23. The PC is a new one with the same software as the old but I was hoping to avoid reinstalling the Epson software as, for some reason, I always have difficulty with it. However since you've had the same fault I'll do that later today and see if it cures it.

  Hertz Van Rentyl 16:16 01 May 2006

If you can download newer drivers for printer and status monitor they usually install easily after unzipping.

  davidb4775 01:12 04 Nov 2006

Has anyone found a solution? I am facing the same thing...down to my HP spitting out a blank sheet.

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