Setting up the Epson TM-m30 Receipt Printer in the network

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To add and use the Epson TM-m30 Receipt Printer in enforePOS, you need to register the printer in your network. In the first part of this How-To you will learn which network settings are necessary. In the second part, you set up the Receipt Printer in the Epson User Interface. After setting up, you can add the Receipt Printer in enforePOS. 

Requirements:

  • You have an Epson TM-m30 Receipt Printer with an inserted receipt roll and a Wi-Fi adapter for the Epson TM-m30
  • You have a tablet, laptop or computer
  • The Wi-Fi adapter is plugged into the USB port on the bottom of the Receipt Printer (see picture below)
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Reset the network settings of the Receipt Printer

The menu of the TM-m30 Receipt Printer is operated with the (Paper Feed) button. The Receipt Printer prints the information that is important for the next step.    

  1. Turn off the Receipt Printer.
  2. Hold the button epson_Feed_Taste.png and switch on the Receipt Printer with the key epson_einausTaste.png.
  3. Let go of both buttons.
    ⮕ The Receipt Printer prints the device information.
  4. To access the Receipt Printer menu, press the button epson_Feed_Taste.png for more than 1 second.
    ⮕ The Receipt Printer prints the settings of the device menu Mode Selection.
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  5. At 5: To access Interface Setup, press the button epson_Feed_Taste.png 5 times shortly and once long.
    ⮕ The Receipt Printer prints the settings in the Interface Setup menu. 
    Bondrucker_InterfaceSetup.png
  6. At 1: To access Wi-Fi & Ethernet Setup, press the button epson_Feed_Taste.png once shortly and once long.
    ⮕ The Receipt Printer prints the settings from the Wi-Fi & Ethernet Setup menu.
    Bondrucker_WIFI_EthernetSetup.png
  7. At 2: To open Simple AP, press the button epson_Feed_Taste.png twice shortly and once long.
    ⮕ The Receipt Printer prints the settings in the Simple AP menu and starts the internal access point to reconfigure the Wi-Fi settings.
    Bondrucker_SimpleAP.png

Connecting a computer or tablet to the Epson Printer network 

  1. Search for the Epson Printer network on your computer or tablet.
  2. Enter the password 12345678 (WPA2-PSK).

Setting up the Wi-Fi network via the web interface of the Receipt Printer

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If your computer or tablet is connected to the Epson Printer network, you can edit the network settings of the Receipt Printer via the web interface. To do this, follow these steps:

  1. Open a browser.
  2. Enter https://192.168.192.168 in the address bar of the browser.
    If you get a message that the connection is not secure, you can establish an unsecure connection. 
  3. Log in with the username epson and the password epson.

    If your printer shows you an error message at this point, you can alternatively enter the username epson and the serial number of the printer as a password. 

  4. Go to Configuration > Network > Wireless.
  5. Enter the name of your Wi-Fi network in the SSID field.

    Please note that your router SSID does not contain special characters, the ß and the file number.

  6. Under Encryption Type choose WPA-PSK (AES).
  7. Enter the password for your network under WPA Pre-Shared Key.
    TM-m30_WebInterface.png
  8. Confirm the setting with Send.
  9. In the next window tap on Reset.
    EpsonNet_Config_Rev_1_0_Reset.png

    ⮕ The Receipt Printer is connected to your Wi-Fi network and prints information about the IP address in the network.

Connecting the printer to the enforeDasher or enforeComet

If you have included the printer and your enforeDasher or enforeComet in the same network, you still need to configure your printer and assign it as a Receipt Printer.

To find out how to connect your printer to your enforeDasher or enforeComet, see our How-To Add a Receipt printer to the enforePOS Business Account. 

Connect printers to the enforeDonner

If you have connected the printer and your enforeDonner to the same network, you still need to configure your printer and assign it as a Receipt Printer. 

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