QDA currently offers two types of printers to students in our Little Lincoln curriculum. To install these printers, please follow the directions below. Please note, if you are using a personal printer on our QDA computer systems please go to the manufacturer's website and download the driver software for your model.
If you have an HP OfficeJet 4500, please click scroll to the bottom of the page.
Epson XP-410 Setup Guide
Please do not plug the printer into the computer system before you install the included software.
Step 1: Unpack the printer from the box and remove any tape found on the printer.
Step 2: Plug the power cord into the back of the printer (it's located in the middle) and then into a power outlet.
Step 3: Power the printer on adn insert the ink. You will need to lift up on the scanner bed to access the ink slots. Do not remove the plastic tape from the bottom of the ink cartridges.
Step 4: Insert the included CD in the computer system and follow the onscreen directions (You can also download the software here if you do not have a disc):
Select the top two check boxes and then press install.
The software will check to ensure that you have the latest version of the software. Please ensure your computer is connected to the Internet.
Select Direct USB connection and select Next.
Plug the USB cord into the printer and the computer. Select Next.
Select Print Test Message to ensure the printer functions properly and then select Next.
The software will check and download the latest firmware version. Select Next when the option is available.
Power the printer off and then turn the printer back on. After you have restarted the printer, select Start.
This will complete the installation process.
Using the Epson Printer to Scan
Step One: Double-click on the Epson Scanner shortcut on the desktop.
Step Two: Select the scan for a single JPEG file scan
Step Three: Select Customize on the home screen if you need to change the file type or other settings.
Step Four: Select File Save Settings to change the file type.
Step Five: Select the file type.
Once the scan finishes, the file will be located in your "My Pictures" or "Pictures" folder.
If your QDA printer did not have an installation disc with it, please download the driver here. After the download has completed, double-click on the file to run the installation wizard. Follow the on-screen directions to setup and configure the printer on your computer system.
Windows 8 - 64bit
Please note, the installation CD will not work with Windows 8 machines. To download the latest version of the HP OfficeJet 4500 software, please click here. After the download has completed, double-click on the file to run the installation wizard. Follow the on-screen directions to setup and configure the printer on your computer system.