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Canon i850 printer vs. Canon Pixma MP600 All-in-One

Q: Canon i850 printer vs. Canon Pixma MP600 All-in-One

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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A: Canon i850 printer vs. Canon Pixma MP600 All-in-One

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This is an extremely basic question ...

I only turn my printer on when I need to use it, which is not too often. By chance, I happened to look at Control Panel/System/Device Manager/Disk Drives while it was connected, and I was quite astonished to see the following entry:

Canon MP600Storage USB Device

followed by all my regular HDs (3 in all).

Is this normal under VISTA? I ask as I have some problems with certain USB-attached devices, and am trying to isolate the problem.

Thanks in advance.

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Hallo - am jjust a beginner, well pushing 70, but but am now out of my depth so if anyone can help would be most grateful

Just bought a Canon Pixma MP600R and a HP DV9823EA laptop which runs on Vista

I also have a PC - MAXDATA which is about a year old.

I have managed to make the Wi-Fi link between the PC and Canon but try as I might I cannot link the laptop. I followed the instructions - search but cannot find
Thanks
 

A:Wi-fi link Canon Pixma MP600 to laptop

Suggest you click on Edit at the lower right of your post and edit out your email address--else you're going to be pushing a lot of spam out of your inbox.

Please start by describing your network. It sounds like you are trying to set up an ad-hoc wireless network among your two PCs and a printer. But I'm wondering if you really have a router or anything else involved.
 

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I installed the Canon i 850 software and clicked on that software to change to USB when I saw that "you must specific a valid port to print to . What does it mean? Do I get the new port? I looked at the device management and saw the yellow ! over the Canon in the usb folder. Can anybody help me?
Thanks,
 

A:Canon i850 printer problem ?

Something went wrong in your setup.

In device manager remove the i850, the go to Adf/Remove Programs and uninstall all the Canon drivers/software. If you prompted to reboot you must disconnect the printer before rebooting. Then follow the instructions to install the printer - in most cases you do NOT plug the printer in until it prompts you too or until the installation is done. You can also download th e latest drivers from www.canon.com

If the printer installs correctly then it should automatically be setup for USB - if not somethings wrong.
 

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Hi guys! I'm getting eight orange flashes on the power light of my i850 printer which means the waste ink tank is full, I guess. It flashes green, then 8 orange flashes, back to green, etc.
What can I do? Can I replace the tank myself. The shop wants $80 to do it. Can I buy the parts and put them in? What's involved in this fix? I'd need instructions I think and wonder if there would be help for me.
Hope you guys can advise me! Thanks.
 

A:i850 Canon Printer Waste Tank Full

See here for the reset codes and cleaning instructions: http://www.neilslade.com/Papers/inkjetstuff11.html
 

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Hi
Just recieved my new Canon MP600 multi function printer. All is well apart from when I put something in the scanner to scan, I click scan on the LCD and it asks me to press the diamond button. When I press it nothing happens. Why is this. What do I need to do to get it to scan?

Thanks
 

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I've had my Canon for 8 months and it has worked perfectly until 4 days ago.

Suddenly when I tried to send a document to print I get a message that says 'Printer Offline-Check power and communication cables' I have done so several times. That really doesn't make sense though, because the scan and copy features work fine, as long as I just save them to files on my PC, and anything I send to print gets to the print queue.

When I went to the printer and looked at the display it was in an Asian language I was finally able to get the online manual up and change it back to English, but I can't find anything that deals with my problem.
 

A:Canon MP600 'Printer Offline' message

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Does anybody know what alarm '6A00' is that appears on the screen of my printer. I cannot get rid of it. PLease help me.
 

A:Solved: canon MP600 printer alarms

Try clicking on this site http://www.fixya.com/support/t137767-error_code_6a00_alarm_light_flashing
 

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Just wondering if anybody can help me to solve the problem I have with a Canon MP600 printer. Its about 11 months old now and when I switch on all I get on the screen is a alarm code '6A00'. Can anybody tell me what it means and how canI get rid of it.
 

A:Solved: Alarms on Canon MP600 printer

Since it's probably under warranty, I'd call Canon.

2) Code 6A00 error

On page 13/57, 1-8, Manual Service, you will find specifications which could cause the problem: Sheet feed links (QM2-2211), Logic board ***' y (QM2-2670), Purge links (QM2-2208).

According to several incidents announced in various forums, the origin of the cause could be simpler. For an unspecified reason, the carriage of the heads would remain stuck to its home position. To separate it, after a Setting NOT UNDER Tension/UNDER Tension, open the top of the higher casing to have access to the cartridges. Instead of being driven towards the center, the carriage will remain with its home position. Try, gently, to move it towards the left by drawing it manually.

- If the operation succeeds, remove the cartridges, the block of the heads, press on the 2 felts (filters) of Waste Ink Tank, with the position rest of the heads, to reposition them. Then give the block of the heads and the cartridges/Faites energized NOT UNDER Tension/. Open the higher casing and check that the carriage of the heads positions in the center.

- If the carriage remains always blocked: Remove the whole of the higher external casing (see higher)/Enlevez the heads and cartridges/Appuyez gently on the 2 felts (filters) of Waste Ink Tank/Remettez then the block of the heads and the cartridges/Remettez the casing, pay attention to the cables of the control panel. Put the printer UNDER tension/Ouvrez the top of the higher ca... Read more

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

A:canon pixma mp 237 printer

This is the example
 

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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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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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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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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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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?
 

A:canon Pixma 4200 printer

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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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!
 

A:Canon Printer Pixma MX340

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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?
 

A:Canon Printer - Pixma iP6600D

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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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.
 

A:Help! Canon PIXMA MP220 printer.

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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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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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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.
 

A:Canon Pixma all-in-one printer MG2120

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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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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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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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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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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!
 

A:Canon PIXMA iP1500 Printer Problem

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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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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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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 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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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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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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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!
 

A:Printer Canon Pixma iP1300 not working at all

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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thinking of buying this printer Canon Pixma MP460 printer heads

it uses

it uses Canon ink cartridge (CL-41) for colour

Canon ink cartridge (PG-40) for black

are the print heads in the printer or the cartidges
 

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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 am getting a B200 error on my canon iP4300 printer. turning it off and on doesn't help. is there something else I can try?
 

A:canon Pixma iP4300 printer error

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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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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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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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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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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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Hi

I hope that someone can help. I have a computer operating windows 7 bit 64. I am trying to install my canon pixma ip8500 printer. I managed to find the official driver on the canon website (windows couldn't detect it automatically) and downloaded it. My computer then recognised my printer as ip8500 ... however I can't print or check the printer status.

When I attempt to print a screen pops up which says "collecting printer status" and then the computer print process gets stuck. I click on the "display print queue" button and the status is "error - printing".

Even aside from trying to print a document I am unable to check the printer status, (eg the ink levels). Whenever I try, the screen saying "collecting printer status" pops up. The status is "error - printing" size "9 bytes". The status will then alternate every couple of seconds ... "printing", then "error - printing", then "deleting - error - printing" and then back to "printing" again.

When I try to clear the queue ... the status query keeps alternating. I am not able to clear the status until I go into 'view' and click on "refresh".

In addition, I've noticed that the printer icon in "devices and printers" will have a green tick on the printer for a second and then a yellow exclamation mark.

I've tried uninstalling the printer and reinstalling it ... but without any success. An... Read more

A:computer can't connect with canon pixma ip8500 printer

Did you download the the 64bit drivers?

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This applies to emails, PDF's, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. However, if I convert the document to an image it prints perfectly. So far, I have replaced the black cartridges, reinstalled the driver, cleaned the heads, and restored Windows to 2 days ago just before this problem began, but still no change. Any ideas please?

A:Canon MP610 Pixma printer will not print text.

Hi there .... Have you done a printers self test ? Also what happens if you change the colour of the text ?

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Hi

I have a printer
There is no lighting up
The power supply give
red wire about 7 V
blue wire about 11 V

Holding down the power button en stop/reset won't work

How can I test the logic board is defect?

Image logig board






Cheers
Harrie
 

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I bought a new laptop and it came with Windows 7 Premium. I have a Canon Pixma ip3000 printer. I have looked everywhere.
My printer is not listed. I tried the trick of choosing USB virtual port and then searching for the latest printers. It still wasn't there.

I have the install disk, does not work.

Help!!!

A:Can not find printer driver - Canon Pixma iP3000

  
Quote: Originally Posted by CoCoSD


I bought a new laptop and it came with Windows 7 Premium. I have a Canon Pixma ip3000 printer. I have looked everywhere.
My printer is not listed. I tried the trick of choosing USB virtual port and then searching for the latest printers. It still wasn't there.

I have the install disk, does not work.

Help!!!


Hello CoCoSD,

Did you try to download the driver from Canon website?
Photo Inkjet Printers - Photo Inkjet Printers - PIXMA Pro Professional Inkjet Printers - PIXMA Corporate and Graphic Arts Printers - Photo Fun Projects - Photo Printer - PIXMA iP3000 - Canon USA Consumer Products

Select your OS and it should work.

I have a Canon iP PIXMA 1500, and it works perfect with downloaded drivers.

Best regards,

zx81

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