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    Blurred/ faded horizontal line (only on certain colours) on Canon iX6850

    Okay, so this may seem a silly question and I apologise in advance, but I'm lost at this point... My printer is printing beautifully - for most colours - however some come out with a horizontal smudge/ fade about an inch from the bottom. (Photo attached). I've tried everything I can possible...
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    Your thoughts on Sponge-less Canon PGI-250 CLI-251 Refillable Cartridges? Spongeless

    Hello again, Here's another mystery that's been gnawing at me. I couldn't find any videos about these, actually I couldn't find a single article on the internet that even mentioned these. Have any of you ever seen or used spongeless Canon PGI-250 CLI-251 Refillable Cartridges? They look just...
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    I need advice on refilling Canon CLI 251 ink cartridge CLI-251xl

    Hello and Happy New Year I read this thread, it's similar to my question, only it refers to a different Canon printer. https://www.printerknowledge.com/threads/replace-all-cartridges-at-the-same-time-when-switching-to-refillables-pgi-550-cli-551.10724/page-2 This is my first post on here...
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    Canon PIXMA G7000 series (G7020, G7070, etc) color balance and pale issue

    Hi, i just bought a canon pixma g7000 series, and i found out that the print result although it's quite detail (based on plain paper printing), it lacks the color balance and kinda pale compared to that i got from my previous canon pixma printer (PIXMA MG8100 series) that print on the same plain...
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    Canon MP540 - PGBK doesn't print anything

    Dear all, I was given a printer - Canon MP540, which works mostly correctly with one exception, the pigment black (PGBK) doesn't produce any output. Printer doesn't print any error messages, ink level for all cartridges is reported correctly, other colors (CMY+photo black) prints correctly, just...
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    Canon Pixma iX6850 CISS

    Hi, I have a Canon Pixma iX6850. I am using this printer to print images/pictures but using the genuine canon inks are costly. After some research, I found out CISS for printers. I am wondering if they are reliable for picture printing and is there any CISS system for Pixma iX6850 and good ink...
  7. kaicoenen

    Hi there, First post, first question! Clogged Pixma pro-1

    Hi there, if I may, I need some help. Today I picked up a Canon PIXMA Pro-1. It's a used model, and the test print the previous owner tried to make only shows magenta and a tiny bit of cyan. He used to use cheap aftermarket ink cartridges. I have cleaned the machine today. Used paper towel to...
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    PIXMA IP3000 HELPPPP

    So in this quarantine I decided to setup my printer and get my life together. I got new ink all around, and this is what my nozzle check looks like. I have done everything I can possibly think of and am tuckered out. Please tell me somebody can help me :/
  9. TamiS

    Canon Pixma MX922 Printing Issues - Banding? Pinstripes?

    Hi everyone! I'm hoping someone here can help me with a problem I'm having with my Canon Pixma MX922. I'm getting tiny, thin lines, like pinstripes thru everything I print. I noticed this problem a couple weeks ago. Since then I've tried cleaning the nozzles multiple times, deep cleaning...
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    Canon pixma ip8750 unknown part!!!

    Hey everyone! I have a canon pixma ip8750 that has a huge ink spill and left ink everywhere inside the printer. I’ve taken the printer apart but sadly there’s just one part I cannot remember where it goes and cannot see it in my photos, is there anyone out there that can help?? The part is...
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    Purchase help for Small Business

    Hello all, So glad I've stumbled onto this web. Everybody here seems nice n very informative. :)) I'm in Bangladesh and so, we have very limited choice when it comes to printers and even less information on them available online. But, since the pros are here - I think you guys can help make my...
  12. KoaBrook

    Canon ip8750 - smudges on bottom corners of print

    Hi there, I own a Canon Pixma ip8750 printer which I use for art prints. Today, it began smudging black ink onto the bottom corners of each print. The print size is 5" x 7" I am using genuine OEM ink cartridges, both an older set and a brand-new set just to test and the problem exists on both...
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    White spots / dust issue, how to eliminate?

    Hi, I am using a Canon iP8750 and around 1 in 3 prints are ruined by dust (ink not hitting the paper so leaves a white spot). They are small, but still, I sell these prints so want them to be perfect. I am trying to be as careful as possible, keeping the paper boxed and loading just before...
  14. depanninfo06

    Looking for Canon Référence : QK2-0247 Scanner Maxify MB5450

    Hello, I have a new problem, a customer brought me a Canon Maxify MB5450. It is a black band when scanning and copying. I disassembled the printer to find the reference of the part (the scanner module), the reference is QK2-0247 2090401570 next to the barcode when searching on Google I found...
  15. depanninfo06

    Service Mode Locked on Canon PIXMA MG6450

    Hello, A customer gave me a Canon PIXMA MG6450 printer to reset the ink meter. I found no problem handling to enter the service mode. Unfortunately, when I do this procedure (6 times for the MG Series), nothing happens neither on the printer nor on the computer, I think my client tinkering...
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    Printer is wrinkling and also folding corner on top right paper when I print from tray

    I have a Canon imageCLASS 5770 all-in-one monochrome laser printer running on Windows 7 that I bought in 2006. I had always used Canon and Staples brand toner cartridges, and it was fine. Last year I used one discount cartridge from Amazon, and it was also fine. I recently just tried two...
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    Canon pixma ip7250 - blinking 3 times

    Hello I wonder if anyone could help me please. I have a Canon Pixma ip7250. It blinks 3 times. white light, orange light... x3 before pausing. I have had a look on Canon's site. "Support Code=1300, 1304, 1311, 1312, 1313 Number of flashes=Three flashes Paper jams" There is no jammed paper...
  18. KasperDM

    How to find and trust iP4500 X replacement print head

    Dear all, Hope you are well. I recently bought a secondhand Pixma iP4500 X over ebay. User said it worked perfectly. I just installed it and connected it to my mac and I got error 1401 - print head error. I read this thread and learned that this means my print head is dead. I also learned...
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    Have I bricked my G2000?

    Hi all, I was experiencing severe print head misalignments with my G2000 (Color portion) which could not be fixed with manual and automatic alignment, and therefore cleaned the interiors and attempted to 'reset the printer to factory defaults' because I took the print heads out and the ink...
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    For sale: Canon ipf6300 $975

    I am selling my Canon ipf6300 printer. It is in perfect running condition. I was very pleased with the printer, but decided to upgrade to a 44" Canon for larger prints. The printer and print heads are in perfect working condition. Nozzle check printout available. Perfect! The nozzle check is...
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