Wirelessly connecting your printer to a computer or smartphone makes your print job easier. How? Once your printer and the computer or smartphone are connected to the same Wi-Fi network, you can access the printer from anywhere within the network range.
Setting up the printer over a wireless network is also pretty easy. This page shows you how to perform the Epson WorkForce Pro WF 7840 wireless setup process in detail.
Epson WF-7840 Wi-Fi setup
You can set up your Epson printer wirelessly from its control panel using the following:
Wi-Fi Infrastructure Mode Setup
To use this setup mode, get a router connected to a stable internet connection.
For this method, you need a router with a WPS button and connected to a stable internet connection.
Both these methods are pretty easy. You can also use your smartphone to set up this printer wirelessly.
Turn on the printer.
Install and open the Epson Smart Panel app on your smartphone.
Perform the on-screen instructions to set up your Epson printer wirelessly.
Preparing the router, printer, and computer
Switch on your wireless router, printer, and computer if they are turned off.
Place all the devices closer or in the same room.
Download the Epson WF-7840 printer driver for your OS type if you haven’t downloaded it yet.
Check to ensure that your printer’s hardware setup is completed.
Connecting the printer to a wireless network
Ensure that the Home screen of your printer is opened.
Tap on the Wi-Fi icon on the home screen of your printer.
Select the Wi-Fi (Recommended) or Router option on the Network Connection Settings screen.
Tap Start Setup > Wi-Fi Setup Wizard or Push Button Setup (WPS).
Now, if you have selected the Wi-Fi Setup Wizard option, the printer looks for the available networks and displays their SSIDs on the screen. Choose your network’s SSID and type its password in the given field.
Similarly, if you have selected the Push Button Setup (WPS) option, locate and press the button named WPS on your router to connect the printer to it.
Once your printer is connected to the wireless network, run and install the printer software on the computer to complete the Wi-Fi setup.
Installing the printer software
Double-click on the Epson WF-7840 Pro printer driver file.
Accept the license agreement of the printer and follow the prompts displayed on the screen.
Once you reach the Select Your Connection screen, select the Wireless Connection option to set up your printer over a wireless network.
Choose the “The printer is already on my wireless network” option on the Select Setup Option screen.
Complete the rest of the Epson WF-7840 Pro Wi-Fi setup process by following the prompts displayed on the screen.
Contact our technical experts if you need further assistance in setting up your Epson WorkForce pro wf 7840 wireless setup.