Printer Busy 188


Issue: The LCD on the 5400N/5410N/3400/3410 displays PRINTER BUSY 188. 

Resolution: Reflash the printer firmware.

Tip: If you are using Remote Desktop Connection to run this updater remotely, you must uncheck the Printer box on the Local Resources tab prior to connecting.

  1. Download the Everest Firmware Updater and extract the executable.
  2. Double click the executable to run.
  3. Check the box for "Printer is already in firmware update mode (LCD is showing 'PRINTER BUSY 188').
  4. Press the Update Flash button. 
  5. Once the update is complete, press the OK then Exit buttons.

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