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Q: InkRepublic 7800/7880/9800/9880i-Refill Installation & Operation Tips
1. 7800 i-Refill Installation.
Step 1: ATTENTION !!!
A. Never insert any i-Refill cartridges or OEM cartridges to the printer if it has no chip on it. This may damage your printer's chip reader.
B. Whenever you power cycling your 7800 printer, please wait 20 seconds before powering it back on
C. Please read the instructions carefully before installing i-Refill!
D. Estimated Installation Time: 10 - 15 minutes.
Step 2: TEST YOUR PRINTER
Before you install the 7800 i-Refill ink system, you should set up the Epson 7800 printer with Epson supplied inks and driver. Conduct a nozzle check to make sure that the printer is working properly.
If the Nozzle pattern has any gaps whatsoever, run the clean cycle until it prints perfectly. DO NOT INSTALL THE INK SYSTEM IF YOUR PRINTER IS NOT FUNCTIONING PROPERLY!
Step 3: I-REFILL COMPONENTS
Check to ensure you have all components shown in the picture:
A. 9x i-Refill cartridges
B. 9x Ink bottles.
C. 9x Chips + 3x extra chips. Total is 12 pieces.
D. 1x Resetter.
E. 9x Bottle caps.
Step 4: INSTALL CHIPS
Insert each chip to the i-Refill cartridge chip slot.
Step 5: POWER OFF YOUR 7800 AND REMOVE YOUR ORIGINAL CARTRIDGES
Press on the gray power button to turn off your printer.
Remove all original cartridges from your printer.
Step 6: INSTALL ALL NEW i-REFILL CARTRIDGES
Simply plug in the empty i-Refill cartridges one by one to the right color slot. Each i-Refill cart has color label on it, please match it with the color label on the printer.
Step 7: FILL INK TO THE CARTRIDGE
Unscrew the ink bottle cap, and use a thin knife blade to gently poke the thin protected film sealed on top of the bottle.
Screw the ink bottle cap and cut the tip off.
For the easier and better way to transfer ink from bottle to the cartridge, you can attach a small tube to the bottle cap.
Unscrew and remove the sealed cap on the i-Refill cartridge.
Fill ink to the cartridge. (Each i-Refill catridge can hold up to 270ml inks.)
Put the sealed cap back.
Using the small cap to close the bottle tightly, and store the ink bottle in a safe area or original shipping package.
Repeat above steps and fill all the rest colors.
Step 8: FINAL CHECKS & SWITCH KEY
You are now in a position to perform the final checks before powering your printer on.
Please check that all cartridge caps are securely tightened. Check all the cartridges are firmly seated in the cartridge housing.
Once everything's been double checked, power on the printer and start your printing job!
2. How to reset Ink Level (Cartridges) and Waste Ink Maintenance Tank?
Step 1: PREPARE THE RESETTER
Remove the cartridge that has low-ink warning.
Step 2: CONNECT THE RESETTER TO 7800 CHIP
Use the resetter that comes with the iRefill system to connect to the chip.
Step 3: RESET
Wait till the resetter changes the LED light from Red to Green. Then disconnect the resetter from cartridge. Put the cartridge back to the printer.
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