The Media Take-up Sensor cord is not connected to the
Right Media Take-up Unit correctly.
The size of clear film cannot be detected
The Platen is soiled with ink or other substances.
Margins are wide
Rolls are advanced a specific amount before cutting to
prevent problems with cutting and paper ejection.
When Cutting Mode in the Control Panel menu was set to
Manual, you selected Do not perform in response to the
Perform the detection of paper leading edge? message.
Reconnect the Media Take-up Sensor cord as follows.
1. Turn the printer off.
2. Disconnect the Media Take-up Sensor cord from the
Right Media Take-up Unit and reconnect it firmly, all the
3. Turn the printer on.
(See "Using the Media Take-up Unit (Optional).")➔User's
If the Media Take-up Unit continues rotating, contact your
Canon dealer for assistance.
Open the Top Cover and clean the entire Platen.
(See "Cleaning Inside the Top Cover.")➔P.56
This operation is normal.
Set Cutting Mode to Manual again, and select
Perform(recommend) when the Perform the detection of
paper leading edge? message is displayed.
Note that when you select Perform(recommend), if the
paper is strongly curled, the Printhead may rub against the
leading edge of the paper when the printing starts.
(See "Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls.")➔User's
iPF8400S Basic Guide