Epson Stylus Pro 4800
Reference Guide


Paper Handling

Notes on Epson Special Media and Other Media

Using Epson special media
Using paper other than Epson special media

Although most types of coated paper provide good printing results, the print quality varies depending on the paper quality and the manufacturer. Test the print quality before purchasing a large amount of paper.

Keep fingers off the printable surface of the media, as fingerprints may reduce the print quality. Whenever possible, use gloves to handle media.

Using Epson special media

Epson provides special media that can enhance the usage and expressive power of the printing results. When using Epson special media, make sure the appropriate settings are made in the printer driver. See Making Settings on the Main Menu for Windows or Page Setup for Mac OS X. For information on Epson special media, see Epson Special Media.

  • Use Epson special media in a normal room environment (temperature and humidity) for best results.
  • When using Epson special media, read the enclosed instruction sheets first.

Storing Epson special media

To keep the quality of Epson special media:


Using paper other than Epson special media

When you use paper other than Epson special media, or print using the RIP (Raster Images Processor), see the instructions included with the paper or RIP system, or contact your supplier for more information.


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