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I have moved into a new house and can't get my Epson printer

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I have moved into a new house and can't get my Epson printer to connect to wifi ? what do I need to do?
thanks
Caroline
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Electronics
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
I have pressed the wifi button on printer and have a flashing ***** *****ght
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
Hi,My name is ***** ***** certified professional with over 10 years experience. I will be glad to assist you with this. I am sorry to hear that you are having this issue.Do you have a new wifi name and password ***** the new location?
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Yes I do but I can't see where I enter the password
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
press the Home button on the printer control panel to return to the Home menu.2. Press l or r to select Setup, then press OK.3. Press l or r to select Network Settings, then press OK.4. Press u or d to select Wireless LAN Setup, then press OK.5. Press u to select Yes, then press OK. Connecting to Your Wireless Network 56. Press d to select Enable, then press OK.7. Press d to select Manual Wireless LAN Setup, then press OK.8. Press OK to continue.9. Press u to select Yes, then press OK.10. Press OK to select Infrastructure Mode. Continue with the next section. Searching for Your Wireless Network1. Press OK to select Search SSID.2. Press u or d to select the name of your wireless network, and press OK. Then continue with “Selecting Security Settings”
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Is the printer control panel on the printer or the do I access this via the laptop windows control panel?
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
most models have the control panel on the printer.
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Well I have several buttons but none seem to be a home button as you describe,there is a power switch, s wifi button that I pressed continuously and got the amber flashing button then there is a button which had a yellow circle with an amber triangle in the circle
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
okay, what is the model number of the printer?
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
It is an Epson XP 205 printer
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
okay, does it have Setup (icon looks like a wrench)on the printer's control panel.
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
No the buttons on the front off the printer are: wifi light that lights up when working , this was where the ***** *****ght flashed from, a green lit power button, a network symbol with a I sign , a button with Amber two interlinking pages , a button with two interlinking pages on it, a button with a orange circle with an orange downward facing triangle and finally a button with a page and ink drop above
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
okay, you will need to use your computer. Download and install the Epson Connect Printer Setup Utility.Agree to the End-User License Agreement, then click Next. Click Install, then Finish.Select your product, then click Next. Select Printer Registration, then click Next. Select Agree, then click Next. When you see the Register a printer to Epson Connect message, click OK.Do one of the following: If you're creating a new account, fill out the Create An Epson Connect Account form, then click Finish.If you're registering a new product with an existing account, select I already have an account, fill out the Add a new printer form, then click Add.
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Ok I will try that
Many thanks for your advice and help
Kind regards
Caroline
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 12 months ago.
Your welcome.!
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