If you are using an Epson printer, you will probably receive an error and the name of the error is Epson Error Code 0x97. This error occurs when the hardware internally has some problem.

During printing time, this error mostly occurs and your printer suddenly stops printing.

Solutions to Resolve Epson Printer Error Code 0x97:

To correct this mistake, here are some solutions:

1) Unplug your Epson printer and plug-in it:

Follow the steps given below for this procedure:

Firstly, you have to open the printer and verify that every document is or is not jammed. If it is stuck, then you need to carefully remove the stuck file.

  • Now delete from the printers all the cartridges.
  • Unplug from the printer all the USB cables and power cord.
  • You have to push the power button on your Epson printer after you unplug the printer.
  • Connect all the USB cables and the power cord back to the printer after a few seconds.
  • Start with your Epson printer now.

If the Epson Error Code 0x97 still persists or not, then go for the other fixes if it still persists.

2) Unplug and plug-in the printer in the opposite way:

Follow the steps given below for this process:

  • First, turn your printer off.
  • Then unplug all the printer-connected cables.

You now have to keep the power button for at least 1 minute and press it.

  • Now, connect the cables into the printer again.
  • Then hold and push the power button again for 60 seconds.

Now, check whether or not the error is still shown.

3) Using wet tissue for mechanical pad cleaning:

Follow the steps given below for this process:

  • First, turn the printer off and cut all the wires, including the power cord, from the printer.
  • Now, you must open the case for the printer.

Now, a tissue needs to be taken and dipped into warm water.

Now, switch your printer 's head toward the middle.

Place the tissue on the mechanical pad 's head after this.

You have to put the head back in its place for 10 minutes now.

  • You have to cut the cloth after 10 minutes and close the printer casing.
  • Turn your printer on now.

To solve the Epson Error Code 0x97, you can do this step two to three times.

4) Download a patch for the fix:

An Epson 0x97 repair patch can be downloaded by Epson users to correct the 0x97 bug. To download a patch for the repair, follow the steps below:

  • First, go to the 0x97 repair patch official site.
  • Download the patch file for the 0x97 update. The size of the printer driver's file is 1 MB.
  • Click on the scan button after downloading.
  • You need to click on Patch, then.

All of these processes above work to eliminate the Epson error code 0x97 from your device.