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Q: Problem with a printer canon pixma ip1300 and printing only in black and white

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Hello guys.

I'm having trouble with one very annoying thing I have stumbled upon recently.

I have a canon pixma ip1300 color inkjet printer and I wanted to print only in black and white. I went in the printer preferences and selected to use only the black cartridge for my printing but now every time i print something I get with the following message which I have to click on the "OK" in order to get the printing started.
That is justo so annoying. I print a lot and every time I have to clik .. OK, OK, OK ,pfff

How can I turn off that warning ?

Any ideas ?

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Ok so the symptoms:

Green light and orange light alternating and blinking.

Ink cartridge holder won't move or make any noise or anything when i open the printer lid.

Gives me Service Error 6000 when i try to print

I have looked everywhere on the net, would appreciate help!

Thanks!
 

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55 views and no one can help me?
come on, even if it's just a guess! i really need help with this.
 

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I changed my black ink and since doing so have only very partial printing every third line. I have cleaned and deep cleaned several times and also printed full pages 8 times but the problem still persists. There is no problem with colour. I only use canon inks and have replaced the new ink but the problem persists and has not improved. Please help.
 

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I recently used Magic Flush to unblock my printer heads (Canon PIXMA ip32000). This has worked befoire and, for a week or so I was able to print as normal. Today I found that black wasn't printing. When i looked at the print head I found that the ink didn't seem to be getting through to the print head (whilst the coloured heads looked cyan, yellow and magenta the black head was clear/white). I have tried aligning the heads manually and automatically but to no effect. I am afraid that I might have mucked up things completely, so I would like to know how I can reset the alignment back to its default settings (ie start from scratch) and why black isn't printing (could it be a faulty ink cartridge).
 

A:Canon PIXMA ip3000 not printing black

I was looking for a solution to a similar problem with an MP780, which uses the same inks I think. The answer there was to wash the print head with warm water. Try looking for the thread for MP780 and good luck
 

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I have the tray for my Pixma ip4900, and have the image loaded, and accepted for printing, but, no matter what I do, I get "tray not inserted properly or printable disc not loaded on tray." I align the arrows on the tray, printable disc side facing up, with the small gray arrows, and press PRINT. The printer whirrs, pulls in the disc, pauses, then sends it out again, with the error message. I've been at it for two days, even trying different programs (including Canon's own ImageGarden) on the chance that it might be a program confusion, but still can't print a disc. Can anyone help me?
 

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I'm having problems printing black and white photos using ADOBE Photoshop 7 and Canon i965. On Standard printing, plain paper, and to a lessor degree on other paper types, am getting parallel horizontal lines with a pink/magenta cast when printing a single colour such as blue. Recommended Adobe conversion features, I convert colour pictures to black and white, all produce BW prints having a Brown colour cast. I have replaced cartridges and used all printer maintenance actions to no avail. Inserting a picture into Word and then converting it to BW has the same effect. Is this a solvable problem?
 

A:Help-Black & White printing problems with Canon i965

What is happening with the black I think is that most printers print raster images by mixing the colors to get black. Some don’t do a great job of it. You might run a nozzle check to see that nothing is clogged.

If you scan the document originally in one bit it might print better. One bit is “line art” or “black and white” on most scanners. You can also try Image>Mode>Bitmap in Photoshop. Then use the threshold command to clean it up so you don’t get the extraneous stuff. Once you get it into bitmap you can select a solid color.

If it won’t let you switch to bitmap you could mess with levels or contrast to try to get the extraneous stuff out. You might mess with the histogram in the scanner to clean it up as well. It sounds like your scanner is picking up the extra stuff you are seeing.

If you have a HP printer most have a “black only” under grayscale. That won’t help printing in a solid color though. With black only you use only the large pigmented black tank.
 

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As the subject suggests I have a problem with the Canon MP130 printer. Well not actually the printer itself but the built-in card reader. For a while I have had a long pause during startup, also a "USB mass storage device" lost it's driver. I thought it may be due to crap on the computer so I formatted and reloaded Windows XP, but alas to no avail. I then searched google and found the microsoft article "Long Pause During Windows Startup Process". So I thought can't do much. Then I found in the hardware profile the entry under the failed usb device "USB\04a9" this turned up results in google to some printer components. I tried changing USB ports on the computer but no good. I then disconnected the USB Printer from the computer, and "voila" the computer started fine and no "USB Mass storage device" error. I do not use the printers card reader so is there anyway to disable the reader.
 

A:Canon Pixma MP130 Printer problem

It sounds as if the boot sequence in bios has "boot from usb " before the hard drive and is trying to boot from the card reader
Go into bios and change the boot order to hard drive first, remember to save the settings when you exit
 

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Hi,
I've been having a problem with my Canon printer (I feel like throwing it against the wall!). It has new ink cartridges in it, however, it doesn't seem to be printing correctly. It misses out lines of text/only prints the top half of a line of text/prints very faint etc etc. I have cleaned/deep cleaned it numerous times (!) using the maintenance tools and printed off the nozzle test pages only to see that it still has this problem. This isn't the first time that I've experienced this issue - I had to send it away for repair (whilst it was still under warranty thankfully!). Anyway, if anyone has any tips on how to improve my printing then I would be most grateful. If not, any recommendations on a new printer would suffice hehe.
Thanks for your time!
 

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We bought this printer, a Canon Pixma ip6000D, about 3 years ago, used it maybe five times, and then one day it stopped working. Here's what it does now:

Sometimes when I plug it in the green power light will come on and the computer will recognize it and install the driver...but it doesn't power on or responded to any commands.

Sometimes when I plug it in the power light alternates repeatedly between green and orange and still doesnt power on.

Other times nothing at all happens when I plug it in.

Also, very rarely, the LCD powers on in addition to the power light turning on...but it shortly dies after this. When it does this I still hear nothing going on inside the printer.

Any ideas? Or is it busted/in need of repair?

Thanks a bunch.

P.S. I am willing to open it up if need be.
 

A:Canon Pixma IP6000D Printer Problem

zack: If your PC recognizes the printer and installs drivers, that's wrong.
Try this, first, find the START HERE Instructions that came with your Printer. Then find the CD that came with it. Follow the instructions exactly. You don't want Windows drivers.
In Control Panel ADD/Remove, uninstall any software and drivers for the Canon Printer. Also remove the printer from Printers and Faxes.
When you have all Canon stuff removed, use the START HERE sheet and install everything back.
If there is no mechanical problem with your printer, you should be good to go.
If you have a mechinical problem, you're on your own because if it were mine, I'd junk it and buy another.
I have had just a little luck repairing printers at the shop, but for the most part, they are cheaper to replace.
Since you have used it only 5-6 times in 3 years, get a cheap one.
 

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I have a Canon Pixma 4300 printer on an XP sytem that worked well. Because the original cartridges cost so much, I've purchased a Premium Inkjet Refill kit from Uni-kit and the first time refilled the ink cartridges, everything worked fine.

However, I just refilled two cartridges and used the chip resetter, which did flash, and this time the printer is not recognizing the refilled cartridges. I get 15 flashes on the orange light on the computer, which signifies that there is an inktank problem. However, it's the same inktank that was working before I filled it.

Each of the two new tanks flash red on the tank lights in one second interval. When I close the cover and then let the print head go back into viewing position, those lamps are then out, suggesting that the ink tank is out of ink. It's filled.

Futher, now, when going to the properties tab on the printer and going to maintenance, all the inktanks are not showing any ink whatsover. Before filling these two tanks, some were close to full and all the non-filled tanks were showing up.

Now Canon suggests that you don't take out more than one inktank at a time. I took out two when I was filling them. I don't know if this has any bearing on the problem and if something other than the chip on the inktank has to be reset.

The other thing is that the Canon User manual says you can shut off the ink counter by pressing the resume/cancel button for 5 seconds (nowhere in the manual is this button lis... Read more

A:canon pixma 4300 printer inktank problem

The Canon user manual also advises you to use genuine Canon ink cartridges, not copies or refill-kits.
You can't pick and choose which parts of the manual to follow and which to ignore.
 

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This inkjet printer gives me an error message about not having certain colors when I'm printing in b&w.

How can I force it to print just b&w? I've instructed the printer page on my Mac to print just b&w.

Secondary question: I've never printed in color. How can it be out of colored ink?


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
 

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I have a Canon i850 printer which I have immensely enjoyed using these past four+ years. For one thing, I've never had even one paper-jam during that time.

My understanding always has been that it is best to have separate components, so that's why I've always owned a dedicated printer. However, it appears that the present-day trend is more toward all-in-one units. Actually, I'm in the market only for a printer, but if the Canon MP600 all-in-one is technologically advanced far beyond my i850, then I would strongly considering buying one.

The MP600 has a scanner (which I don't need, although it would provide me with a back-up) and it has several modern features of convenience which my i850 doesn't have. What I would especially like to know is whether or not the MP600 produces appreciably better results with both text and photos than my i850. Also, would it be faster and cheaper in the long run than the MP600? While quality of results is more important than anything else, speed, economy, and convenience also enter into the equation.

(I was also considering the Canon PIXMA iP6700D photo printer, but from what I've read so far it appears that the MP600 all-in-one is more highly-regarded.)

I would appreciate hearing from anyone who has an opinon on this matter. Thank you very much.
 

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My Canon printer stopped printing any black ink. I spent hours searching forums and trying to fix it, and finally found a solution that actually worked so I wanted to share it with others.

My printer (Canon MP500) was printing zero black ink in documents and the colors were all off. First, I took out the printer head. (After removing the ink cartridges, remove the device that holds in the printer cartridges). Then put it under warm running water for 2 minutes (running the water through the same place the ink sets into) to flush out all the built up ink. Then I let it air try on a cloth towel for 24 hours. When I reinstalled it, the colors were more accurate and working much better. However, I still had no black ink printing when printing documents, though I could see that when I did a test print with the nozzle check, there was some black there so I knew it was possible.

Then I tried the trick of putting glass cleaner on the print pads as described in another forum. I took q-tips and dipped each into a spoon full of glass cleaner until it was very saturated. Then I dabbed a q-tip (using a flash light to see) into the printer, to the bottom right, where the ink cartridges return to after they are in the middle of the printer when you open the cover. The pads are rectangle in shape, maybe half an inch by 2 inches. They look a little like ink pads you would use with a stamp. I put the q-tip to the two pads so that the glass cleaner would transfer. I had to do this several time... Read more

A:Canon MP500 Printer not printing black - solution for fixing it

I typically use alcholol, not water based products.
 

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Hi

I have installed a new canon printer irc2550i on a 2003 server (AD environment) twice and I named it as :

CanonIRC2550BW and CanonIRC2550Colour

For the black and White
http://i55.tinypic.com/332qcll.jpg

For the Security tab I have got this :
Group “Everyone” only first option (print) is ticked
http://i56.tinypic.com/vsgxs3.png


For the Color one

http://i56.tinypic.com/28l6fkl.png



For Security tab I have got this

I removed the group “Everyone” and I am looking to add proper users
http://i55.tinypic.com/dffsp0.png

Problem domain user still can change properties for the printer!!!!
Thanks
 

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Greetings,
Can anyone tell me which resolution is best to print photos with this printer.
Every time I print a photo the person is either too tall or to large.
Thanks,
Leirum
 

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Having an issue printing from Outlook to Canon Pixma Mx870.....it is overriding all settings for the printer and reverting to the rear tray instead of the cassette. How do I fix this? Canon says it is an outlook issue since all other programs print correctly. Thoughts?
 

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So i plug my printer into my mac, it automatically installs, prints absolutly great. Next day, it won't print whatsoever. Now it won't work in my windows laptop either despite again, being installed. The mac could see it was there originally, but I then reset my printer settings on the mac and the mac forgot all the printers. The printer no longer registered on the mac at all. It was literally nowhere despite being connected with the usb. Its like im plugging in air. I then downloaded the correct drivers and software, yet still nothing happened. I don't understand what is going on!
It won't connect via bluetooth either on both my mac and my windows laptop, despite trying! The mac simply will not let me add another printer via ip address, and i can't even if i could because I cannot find the ip address because the printer won't respond.
I printed off a network configuration page and the connection is inactive if that helps anything.
PLEASE SOMEONE HELP ME THIS IS DRIVING ME MAD
 

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Have you first of all tried plugging in printer into the laptop and seeing if this prints fine with the cable connected? If not then look in control panel for devices and printers and click on this, does the printer have a green ticket next to it?
 

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When I tried to install a new Canon Pixma ip6220D printer on my Sony Vaio Windows XP Media Edition w/ SP2 desktop I receive an error that the computer cannot detect the printer after I hook-up the USB cable to the computer from the printer. This is after a balloon dialog appears in the system tray noting that new hardware was found - the hardware being a Canon ip6220D. The Canon software notes that it could not detect the printer and that there was a printer driver failure. Eventually a Windows error box appears noting that an error occurred installing the new hardware.

I have the same problem with a printer that previously had no problems. That printer is a HP Photosmart 3210xi.

I ran malware check using Threat Fire 3 which didn't find anything.

I have tried different USB ports with no success. I have tried USB ports that other devices use with no success.

Any suggestions on how to attack this problem would be appreciated.
 

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can you help me about my printer
coz its print with a yellowish picture
 

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Error code 5100. Recommended action to turn off printer and turn back on again. Does not work. Any ideas?
 

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I have just bought a Canon PIXMA MP220 printer, I have followed the instructions to the manual book but when I go to print from using an example in Word, it comes up with the error 'Printer not responding'.
I have no idea what it can be, I can't register my printer either because I cannot the serial number on my printer at all.

Help please?

Thanks guys.
 

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I have a Canon Pixma 4200 printer OSwindows XP.How can I make sure that only black ink is used for printing pages of text?
 

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you may not be able to
if you look at the printer properties and all the settings in the driver - look to see if there is a black only option - if not then it wont
I have tried this on a few printers for people and not found the setting - and the printer for black uses the colour ink
2 family members had this issue - where they did a LOT of text printing , reports and business documentation from home and used NO colour and had to replace colour inks
 

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Hey Guys
I have a problem that i need some help in, i have a canon mp530 all in one and i have two questions that i hope you guys can really help me out with.
the first question is this: how do i go about resetting all the configerations on the printer to the point like it just came out the box and question #2 is: i also have a regular lan line phone and im trying to connect it to the canon and for some reason its making my phone go nuts. it either the phone rings and the fax dosent pick up or the phone rings and when i pick the phone all you hear a fax ring. i dont know what to do anymore im either going to throw this out the window or just take a dam hammer and smash it to pieces. please help me out here i would really appreciate any kind of help you can offer,

thank you
 

A:Canon Pixma MP530 All-In-One Printer

There is a firmware upgrade from Nov 08 that might be applicable since it specifically is for FAX problems. There is a list of serial numbers that need the firmware upgrade – be sure to read the instructions as firmware can be tricky. http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/c...tegoryid=2613&modelid=13371#DownloadDetailAct

The latest driver is 1.10 from 2006 that is probably already what you are using.

Probably your best approach for resetting everything to default is to just uninstall the software and reinstall it. If that doesn’t work you would want to check “Printers and Faxes” & “Cameras and Scanners” to make sure they are removed and also look in Program Files to remove any residual folder left by the software. Usually an uninstall and reinstall works fine.

I take it you read the manual and set the machine to FAX/TEL Auto SW.

I take it you have a “land” line for your phone – a LAN is a local network. If it is a DSL line you usually don’t want the regular phone filter on the modem connection. The hookup varies according to the type of DSL – Canon recommends contacting the DSL provider.

If it is just a regular phone connection you could have a poor line connection. I had some modem problems many years ago and also had a little noise on the phone. The phone company traced the problem and I had no more modem problems. The firmware is supposed to help with tha... Read more

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My Canon PIXMA MX700 Printer isn't functioning as a network printer. During installation of it as a network printer, what it does is say "Communicating with printer." for a while and
then it says "The printer in the network could not be detected
automatically. Set the IP address of the printer to be connected." And no
matter what I select it starts over with "Communicating with printer." I corresponded with Canon via email, but in the end they just said to call their technical support. The printer is wired into the modem and plugged into the computer via USB, so I don't get the problem.

A:Canon PIXMA MX700 Printer

On my Canon MX870 I use the wireless connection but there is also an eithernet port. I believe what you are seeing is the wireless wizard attempting to connect wirelessly to the printer.

If you are using the wired or wireless connection you should not need to use the USB connection on the printer. Perhaps this has something to do with the problem?

Does the printer show up on the Windows 7 network map? Does it show as being connected in the routers settings?

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 8.1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU 2020M @ 2.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 58 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3985 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics, -2039 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 458597 MB, Free - 382225 MB;
Motherboard: Gateway, EG50_HC_CR
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled

Previously used above mentioned all-in-one printer in the Windows XP operating system on my Dell 2400 Series machine. All applications worked. Tried to move printer to current computer within the Windows 8.1 environment. I can print and make copies with no problem. However, the scanner application does not function. Spoke with Canon technical support and did several tests including uninstalling, re-installing and rebooting system with no solution. Checked the Microsoft web site and spoke with technical support with no solution here as well.

Can anyone enlighten me as what is the possible solution for this issue? Thank you.
 

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I have a canon Pixma ip 1600 printer and been using refilled cartridges.All of a sudden my printer has stopped detecting color cartridge and as such I can not print blck prints either.No amount of hardare/software settings would do.
Is there any way by which I can take black only prints, using black cartridge only? Any method for bypassing the color cartridge completely?
Any advise is most welcome.
Thanks
 

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I have a simple question that i cant seem to find a solution for. I have a Canon Pixma IP 6600 Printer. When I print borderless and the paper is taken from the upright feeder rather than the cassette no matter the size of the paper there is always a white line on the paper on one side. This line is not straight it is crooked across the paper. I use Canon Paper and when I emailed Canon this question I got a useless form letter in reply. Can somone help me. Thank you.
 

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Hey Guys
I have a problem that i need some help in, i have a canon mp530 all in one and i have two questions that i hope you guys can really help me out with.
the first question is this: how do i go about resetting all the configerations on the printer to the point like it just came out the box and question #2 is: i also have a regular lan line phone and im trying to connect it to the canon and for some reason its making my phone go nuts. it either the phone rings and the fax dosent pick up or the phone rings and when i pick the phone all you hear a fax ring. i dont know what to do anymore im either going to throw this out the window or just take a dam hammer and smash it to pieces. please help me out here i would really appreciate any kind of help you can offer.
if by any chance this is not the place to ask for help on a technical issues, may you please direct me where in the forum should i go to get a answer.
 

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Did everything instructed for troubleshooting printing problems i.e. all maintenance, print head alignments (including manual alignment) etc. Printer will NOT print black and white TEXT. I have all new cartridges including black. Color prints ok but no black and white text printing. What could be the problem here?
 

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Your print head has likely failed. Thats the piece thats under the cartridges and it is removal to be cleaned or replaced. Instructions for manually cleaning the printhead can be found here: http://www.inkjetoasis.ca/io_help.asp

To order a new print head you can call Canon @ 1-800-OK CANON, I think its about $70 but if you like the printer then its worth it since most new Canon's use considerable more expensive cartridges because they have the print head built into the cartridge.
 

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Recently purchased a new laptop. During installation of above printer I received a message that I should contact Microsoft for a new scanner driver for the printer. Have looked everywhere on Microsoft website without any luck in finding a driver for Windows Vista Home Basic operating system.

Can you help?

Thanks
Judy
 

A:Canon Pixma MP 150 Printer Driver

Here is the correct web page for printer driver download
http://software.canon-europe.com/products/0010247.asp

If you have any problems with regards to conflicts etc just come back to this same thread and most folk will be able to assist further.
 

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When I try to print, I get a message, "Printer is performing another operation", there are no jobs in queue; also the LCD display reads " Set ink cartridge". Please help!
 

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I have just purchased a mp620 and have been trying to install it for the past 2 hours!!!

First I let win7 try to detect it, but it could not print out a test page due to "printer not responding" error on the print queue. I tried to trouble shoot, but this was pointless.

So then I tried to install with the supplied CD. this was even worse. I could not get past the printer detection phase - the printer was switched on, and the usb was plugged in, but it could not detect.

I tried swapping it out with a different usb cable to make sure it wasn't the cable, but still nothing.

I then tried to install the latest mp drivers from the canon website, rebooted, but still nothing.

does anyone, and i mean ANYONE, have any ideas what i can do?!?

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I have a canon MP560 pixma printer that I am not able to print using the canon black ink. The cartridges are new OEM Canon cartridges. The printer has been idle for 1 year and is essentially new. I did a couple of black only deep cleanings but still prints black in a blue tone. I had Canon customer service tell me it could be a malfunctioning print head. Is there a way to clean the print head using alcohol and will this possibly clean the head without damaging it? I have used this method on other printers. Does anyone have another suggestions.
Thanks
 

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Hi all,

When i turn on my printer i get:
"One of the USB devices attached to this computer has malfunctioned, and Windows does not recognize it"
"Windows has stopped this device because it has reported problems. (Code 43)"

There is no reason for this to happen as it is fairly new and I've only ever used it twice.

Do i have to get a new printer or is there a fix?

Please help.

Thanks.

A:Code 43 on Canon MP640 Pixma printer

Welcome to Seven Forums

First off please try and fill in more detailed information on your system, you can use one of these programs to help Speccy - System Information - Free Download Or |MG| HWiNFO32 3.65 Download
On some laptops removing the USB device then turning off the system and then removing the battery for about 5 minutes and then reversing the above will fix the problem.

With a PC it's about the same as resetting the CMOS. Which you can find out detailed information on how to do this on your motherboard by going to the manufacturers site and downloading the manual for instructions. Unplug your printer and then give that a try.
Thanks for updating your system specs in advance.
Fabe

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W8 Release Preview 64 bit found my USB connected Canon Pixma iP5000 printer, but didn't install a driver. WU says there is an update available, but that will not install. Error is WindowsUpdate_80070BC8, which doesn't help much. I haven't been able to find a 64 bit driver on any of the Canon sites, but I have found an XP 64 driver, on another site.

Checking properties for this printer in Devices & Printers throws up the following event:?
Driver Management concluded the process to install driver prnca00m.inf_amd64_26559657092dd606\prnca00m.inf for Device Instance ID USBPRINT\CANONIP5000\7&8F48641&3&USB005 with the following status: 0xBC8.

This status code is listed as ERROR_CORE_DRIVER_PACKAGE_NOT_FOUND

Attempting to update the driver from the printer properties finds a couple of drivers, but they also fail to find a core driver package. Add printer wizard finds a compatible driver on my machine, but that also fails for the same reason.

This printer is installed OK on my W7 installation on the same machine.

The 64 bit XP driver installed OK on this W8 RP installation, and printed a file OK, but attempting to upgrade results in the same error. After installing this XP driver, WU reported that the update installed, but Update History shows 'Failed'. Now WU isn't offering the update.

TIA for any help.

A:Driver for Canon Pixma iP5000 printer

Does anyone know where I can get a W8 32bit driver for my Canon Pixma iP5000 printer? Canon just wash their hands of any responsibility.

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I have connected a Canon Pixma 450 printer to my computer via USB cable. The computer is operating on ubuntu 12.04. The system recognises the printer and I follow the procedure step by step to set up the printer. Eventually I reach the stage where a window opens asking if I want to print a test page. I accept, but after a moment or two a window opens saying : CUPS Server error. Can anyone tell me how to resolve this. The printer works fine on another computer with Windows 8.
 

A:Linux ubuntu 12.04 and Canon Pixma MX 450 printer

im not too familiar with Ubuntu but cups is the printing service, you may want to read more here:
http://fixunix.com/ubuntu/126696-cups-server-error.html
 

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My mp160 printer/scanner has no power when on switch is operated. Does this printer have an internal fuse and if so how do i get at it? The power cord tests OK.
 

A:Canon Pixma MP160 printer failure

i have a printer in same model series. the scanner part isnt all that good when you have to scan big items & after 6 months the writing head on the mem. card reader died

as for your prob i can only say this if its still warrented take it in. if its not dont bother with trying replace parts because it would cost less to replace the entire printer than paying more for a single part. but if it was a power surge that fried it theres really no way to fix that unless you have an store issued extended warrenty.
 

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I am having some trouble with my WiFi enabled Canon Pixma mp495 printer. I have three computers on my home network and all but one of those computers are having problems printing. All have Windows 7 Home Premium and are all connected through wifi. Here is the problem: Whenever I try to print any type of document, the printer will print only half of the first page, and then continue to repeatedly print that first page over and over again. It will not even try to print the other pages within the document. I have tried removing the printer from all three computers (at the same time) using devices and printers, as well as completely removing the drivers using the printui command in cmd. I have also tried re-installing the printer by letting Windows discover it as well as manually entering the IP address of the printer. Another thing I tried was updating the current driver but Windows tells me it is already up to date. I am an intern for an IT department and have asked multiple co-workers but none seem to have a good answer. This problem is very frustrating so any help at all would be appreciated.
 

A:Printer Problems - Canon Pixma MP495

I think you have done most of the troubleshooting but have you tried checking the setting in printer to see if is a particular setting that is repeating the loop and try updating the firmware of the printer, since it has the current driver you might be needing a firmware update
 

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Hi Guys I am new to this site and have a pressing problem.
My printer keeps telling me it is offline and I do not know how to rectify this.
I do not have a pc, am using Asus chromebook, Samsung galaxy note tablet and samsung S3 mobile, none of which can figure out how to get my printer back online.
I need to pri t my boarding pass today so am desperate.
 

A:Canon pixma MG4250 printer offline

http://www.androidauthority.com/how-to-print-from-phone-tablet-236088/

Looking here
http://www.google.com/intl/en/cloudprint/learn/printers.html#info-canon
your printer is cloud ready
 

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Can anyone who owns either this model, or a similar one, help me with interpreting the keyboard? I previously owned an HP T-65 (all-in-one) which was relatively easy to setup for FAXing. I use a Sprint calling card for long distance and, with my HP, I was able to store the 800 number on "1", my calling card number on "2", and frequently called parties on 3 thru 10. So, when I wanted to send a FAX I merely clicked on "1", waited for the operator to respond, then clicked on "2" to enter my calling card number, and then "3", "4", "5" or... depending on which of the parties I wished to contact. I have just acquired this new printer and wish to set it up likewise but haven't figured out how to do it and the instructions aren't too helpful to me. Hope someone can simplify it for me! TIA.
 

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I have had the printer for a couple of years, and it was working fine, but for the last few months it has been touch and go if it will connect to my laptop (Mac).

Now it has stopped connecting all together.

I have downloaded the driver for Canon Pixma MG 3051 from Canon website, but it just says it's downloaded and then doesn't give me an option to run. Printer is visible on my list but says 'not responding', so definitely not connected.

I have just updated the operating system on my mac which was overdue - but printer had stopped working before this. I don't know how to find old installation files to erase them all.

I hope you can help, I have assignments I need to print urgently, thank you
 

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The Cyan color on my printer is creating bands about 1/4" wide on both plain and photo paper. I have done repeated cleanings and alignments using tools in the software. Canon support will not answer my questions. How do I clean (I am assuming that is the problem) the nozzles/head of this kind of printer? It is 2 1/2 years old and I'd sure like to no have to buy a new one.
 

A:Banding on Canon Pixma ip3500 printer

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I have finally got the printer up and running . The solution was to download a deb driver package from the Canon web site.
 

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I have Win7 (7000) installed. Everything working except Win7 did not recognize my Canon Pixma iP8500 printer. OK under Vista. I manually selected a driver for Canon Pixma Pro 9500 and then re-configured the printer as an 8500 via the "advanced" tab in printer properties. Printing seems to be OK, but the Canon status monitor application can't seem to talk to the printer over the USB interface. Any ideas?

A:Canon Pixma Printer Status Monitor

I've got the IP4200 and I downloaded the Vista64 driver from Canon...

Prints good, I get the status window for normal printing, but not when using my disc printing software...Acoustica CD label maker...

Didn't Canon have a driver for the IP8500 on thier site?

EDIT...sorry, you didn't say if you were running the 32bit or 64bit...

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hi friends, i have canon pixma ip 1600 printer installed on my machine which, till now, was working quite ok.after the ink in the cartridges finished, i got them refilled.
now whwnever i try to print any thing i get the message:-
"ink has run out,replace ink cartridge and close the cover cancel printing"
though the cartridges are full, i continue getting the same message again & again.

pl.suggest .thanks
 

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I had the black and colour ink cartridges refilled. The printer is now printing properly but there is a light flashing all the time (beside the letter c). There is a message coming up on the screen when I print telling me that the ink is low but they were just changed today. Why is this?
 

A:Canon PIXMA MP150 printer series

The cartridges are refilled so the printer does not realise that the cartridges still have ink in them. Try resetting the printer it should allow it should realise the cartridges have ink in it
 

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