Service tool 5204.Does anyone know the correct
service tool for resetting the waste Ink pads on the Pro 10?
I have been printing with the PRO 10 for 4 1/2 years. I plan on rerouting the waste ink tubes and hopefully resettingQuestion:- Why would you need a reset this early in your printers life..
Nothing is guaranteed, the sources of the tool are vague and changing, but it has been reported on this forum - among others by myself - that it does work. I also was able to reset the Canon Maxify, a printer launched several years after the PRO-10.I have been printing with the PRO 10 for 4 1/2 years. I plan on rerouting the waste ink tubes and hopefully resetting
the counter. However, the service tool mentioned above (5204) does not list the Pixma Pro 10. Or am I missing its' listing?
I wish I could report that I was more intelligent. Having registered the 5204 tool, I learned I locked the EEPROM earlier by stupidly trusting a 5103 tool. This was not long ago, before I had the social will to ask for help in a public forum. (I am a younger, retired inorganic chemist and until now did not participate in any social media).Service tool 5204.
You can find it on eBay for a few bucks, you have to register for 1 PC.
Will give a false virus warning (triggered by the hack code), set your antivirus software accordingly.
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