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Online Manual

Read Me First
Useful Functions Available on the Machine
Overview of the Printer
Printing
Troubleshooting
English
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  • Page 1: Online Manual

    Online Manual Read Me First Useful Functions Available on the Machine Overview of the Printer Printing Troubleshooting English Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Troubleshooting Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center........
  • Page 3 Safety Guide............86 Safety Precautions.
  • Page 4 Cleaning the Print Head............139 Aligning the Print Head.
  • Page 5 Canon IJ Network Tool Screen........
  • Page 6 Tips for Ensuring Optimal Printing Quality........253 Useful Information about Ink.
  • Page 7 Canon IJ Status Monitor Description........
  • Page 8 Troubleshooting..........411 Problems with Network Communication.
  • Page 9 Problems with the Printer..........457 The Printer Cannot Be Powered On.
  • Page 10 1700..............503 1701.
  • Page 11 6946..............537 6A00.
  • Page 12: Read Me First

    In addition, Canon may suspend or stop the disclosure of this guide due to unavoidable reasons. Canon shall not be liable for any damage suffered by customers as a result of changes in or deletion of information in this guide, or suspension/stoppage of disclosure of this guide.
  • Page 13: How To Use The Online Manual

    How to Use the Online Manual Symbols Used in This Document Warning Instructions that, if ignored, could result in death or serious personal injury caused by incorrect operation of the equipment. These must be observed for safe operation. Caution Instructions that, if ignored, could result in personal injury or material damage caused by incorrect operation of the equipment.
  • Page 14: Trademarks And Licenses

    • Photo Rag is a trademark of Hahnemühle FineArt GmbH. • Bluetooth is a trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc., U.S.A. and licensed to Canon Inc. Note • The formal name of Windows Vista is Microsoft Windows Vista operating system.
  • Page 15 1. Definitions. "License" shall mean the terms and conditions for use, reproduction, and distribution as defined by Sections 1 through 9 of this document. "Licensor" shall mean the copyright owner or entity authorized by the copyright owner that is granting the License.
  • Page 16 their Contribution(s) with the Work to which such Contribution(s) was submitted. If You institute patent litigation against any entity (including a cross-claim or counterclaim in a lawsuit) alleging that the Work or a Contribution incorporated within the Work constitutes direct or contributory patent infringement, then any patent licenses granted to You under this License for that Work shall terminate as of the date such litigation is filed.
  • Page 17 goodwill, work stoppage, computer failure or malfunction, or any and all other commercial damages or losses), even if such Contributor has been advised of the possibility of such damages. 9. Accepting Warranty or Additional Liability. While redistributing the Work or Derivative Works thereof, You may choose to offer, and charge a fee for, acceptance of support, warranty, indemnity, or other liability obligations and/or rights consistent with this License.
  • Page 18: Search Tips

    Enter keywords in the search window and click (Search). You can search for target pages in this guide. Search Tips You can search for target pages by entering keywords in the search window. Note • The displayed screen may vary. •...
  • Page 19 Note • The displayed screen varies depending on your product. • Searching for Application Functions Enter your application's name and a keyword for the function you want to learn about Example: When you want to learn how to print collages with My Image Garden Enter "My Image Garden collage"...
  • Page 20: Notes On Operation Explanations

    Notes on Operation Explanations In this guide, most of the operations are described based on the windows displayed when Windows 8.1 operating system (called Windows 8.1 below) or Windows 8 operating system (called Windows 8 below) is used. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 21: Useful Functions Available On The Machine

    Useful Functions Available on the Machine Connect Wirelessly with Ease in "Access Point Mode" Print Photos Easily Using My Image Garden Print Items with Easy-PhotoPrint+ (Web Application) Print Photos on Facebook Easily Using a Facebook App "Print Your Days" Connection Methods Available on the Printer Notice for Web Service Printing Use PIXMA Cloud Link Printing with Google Cloud Print...
  • Page 22: Connect Wirelessly With Ease In "Access Point Mode

    Connect Wirelessly with Ease in "Access Point Mode" The printer supports "access point mode" in which you can connect to the printer wirelessly from a computer or smartphone even in an environment without an access point or wireless LAN router. Switch to "access point mode"...
  • Page 23: Print Photos Easily Using My Image Garden

    Print Photos Easily Using My Image Garden Organize Images Easily In My Image Garden, you can register the names of people and events to photos. You can organize photos easily as you can display them not only by folder but also by calendar, event, and person.
  • Page 24 Place Photos Automatically Delightful items are created easily as the selected photos are placed automatically according to the theme. Other Various Functions My Image Garden has many other useful functions. Refer to "What You Can Do with My Image Garden" for details. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 25: Print Items With Easy-Photoprint+ (Web Application)

    Print Items with Easy-PhotoPrint+ (Web Application) You can easily create and print personalized items such as calendars and collages, anytime and anywhere, by simply accessing Easy-PhotoPrint+ on the web from a computer or tablet. By using Easy-PhotoPrint+, you can create items in the latest environment without going through the trouble of installation.
  • Page 26: Print Photos On Facebook Easily Using A Facebook App "Print Your Days

    Print Photos on Facebook Easily Using a Facebook App "Print Your Days" Use Print Your Days to collect Facebook photos of memories of parties and travel, recent activity of your family and friends, your hobbies, etc., then create and print a work of art. Print Your Days is available from the Print Your Days Facebook page.
  • Page 27: Connection Methods Available On The Printer

    Connection Methods Available on the Printer The following connection methods are available on the printer. Wireless Connection With an access point Without an access point USB Connection Wireless Connection There are two methods for connecting the printer to your device (such as a smartphone). One method is to connect using an access point, and the other method is to connect without using an access point.
  • Page 28: Usb Connection

    Connection without Using an Access Point • Connect the printer and a device without using an access point. Connect a device and the printer directly using the printer's access point mode function. • When establishing a connection in access point mode, Internet connection may become unavailable. In that case, web services for the printer cannot be used.
  • Page 29: Connection Without Using An Access Point (Windows Xp)

    Connection without Using an Access Point (Windows XP) Restrictions (Appears in a new window) 1. Hold down the Wi-Fi button (A) on the printer until the POWER lamp (B) flashes 3 times, then release the Wi-Fi button after the third flash. The printer's access point mode will be enabled.
  • Page 30 5. Enter the network key, then click Connect. 6. When connection is complete, click Back until the screen below appears. Proceed with the setup. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 31: Restrictions

    Restrictions When connecting another device while a device (such as a smartphone) is already connected to the printer, connect it using the same connection method as the connected device. If you connect using a different connection method, the connection to the device in use will be disabled. Connection Using a Wired Network cannot be performed on printers that do not support a wired connection.
  • Page 32 • When connecting a device and the printer in access point mode, Internet connection may become unavailable. In that case, web services for the printer cannot be used. • In access point mode, you can connect up to five devices at the same time. If you try to connect a sixth device while five devices are already connected, an error will appear.
  • Page 33: Notice For Web Service Printing

    Canon shall not be held responsible for any damages resulting from such actions. • In no event shall Canon be liable for any damages whatsoever resulting from the use of the web services.
  • Page 34 When printing downloaded template forms: 1. The copyright of each material (photos, illustrations, logos, or documents: hereinafter referred to as "the materials") provided on the web template printing service belongs to their respective owners. Issues pertaining to Rights of Publicity may arise regarding the use of any of people or characters displayed on the web template printing service.
  • Page 35: Use Pixma Cloud Link

    Use PIXMA Cloud Link By using PIXMA Cloud Link, you can connect your printer to a cloud service, such as CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, Evernote, or Twitter, and use the following functions from your printer or from the web browser on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.
  • Page 36: Using Pixma Cloud Link From Your Smartphone, Tablet, Or Computer

    Using PIXMA Cloud Link from Your Smartphone, Tablet, or Computer Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Preparations Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Adding a Printer Troubleshooting Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center...
  • Page 37: Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center is a service that links with the cloud function of the printer and allows you to perform operations such as registering and managing apps from your smartphone or tablet device, and checking the print status, print error, and ink status of the printer.
  • Page 38: Requirements For Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Operation

    Mac OS X v10.6-OS X Mavericks v10.9 Safari 5.1, 6, 7 * When you use Internet Explorer 8, the web pages may not display correctly. Canon recommends that you upgrade to Internet Explorer 9 or later, or use another browser.
  • Page 39 • In an in-house network environment, the 5222 port must be released. For confirmation instructions, contact the network administrator. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 40: Preparations Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    Preparations Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center To use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, you need to follow the steps described below and register the user information. 1. Check that the printer is connected to the Internet Important •...
  • Page 41 There will be no error display even if you could not receive the e-mail because of the spam filter setting or if you entered an incorrect e-mail address. 7. When an e-mail with the subject "Information on Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center" is sent to the e-mail address that you entered, select the URL 8.
  • Page 42 9. In the user information entry screen, enter your Password, and select Next Enter your password for logging in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 43 Important • There are character restrictions for the Password, as shown below. • The password needs to be between 8 and 32 characters long, using single-byte alphanumeric characters and symbols (!"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[\]^_`{|}~). (Alphabets are case-sensitive) 10. Enter the User name Enter the name that identifies the user. Important •...
  • Page 44 11. Specify the Time zone setting, and select Next Select your region on the list. If you cannot find your region on the list, select the one closest to your region. Apply daylight saving time This appears only when there is a daylight saving time in the Time zone that you selected. Select whether or not to apply the daylight saving time.
  • Page 45 When you select the OK button in the message, the login screen is displayed. Enter the registered e-mail address and password, and log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 46: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Window

    Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center window This section describes the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screens that are displayed on your smartphone, tablet device, or computer. Description of the Login screen Description of the Main screen Description of the Login screen This section provides the description of the Login screen of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center.
  • Page 47 This displays the descriptions of this service. Description of the Main screen When you log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, the Main screen appears. With this service, the functions available to Standard user of the printer are different from those available to the printer Administrator.
  • Page 48 For general users, the Select printer screen appears. Mng. printer screen (Select printer screen) From the Mng. printer screen (Select printer screen), you can check*and update* printer information registered to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, change printer names, delete printers,...
  • Page 49 When transferring the ownership of the printer, select Clear the information saved on the printer. • Add printers Select this to add printers to be used in the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Note • Up to 16 printers are guaranteed to operate for each e-mail address.
  • Page 50 Manage users screen From the Manage users screen, you can check user information registered to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, delete users, users, and change the Administrator and Standard user settings. • User deletion Select the check box of the user to be deleted, and select Delete.
  • Page 51 • Sort This displays the screen to sort registered apps. You can use the buttons to change the display order of apps. When you finish sorting, press the Done button to confirm the order. • Latest notices* This displays the latest notices. The symbol indicates that there is a new unread notice.
  • Page 52 • Help/legal notices* The description of the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen and various reminders are displayed. • Log out* This opens the Log out screen of the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. (4) Display area The display changes based on the menu you select.
  • Page 53 On the Search apps screen, the apps that you can register by using the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center are displayed by category. ◦ When you select , the details of the app are displayed. When you select , you can choose to register or unregister the app.
  • Page 54 : Can be used with genuine Canon ink. • Properties* This screen displays the status of the printer that is currently selected. You can check how much ink is remaining or details about an error that occurred. You can also access the ink purchasing site and the Online Manual.
  • Page 55 When you select the Mng. printer (Select printer) button, the Mng. printer (Select printer) screen appears. From the Mng. printer screen (Select printer screen), you can check*and update* printer information registered to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, change printer names, delete printers,...
  • Page 56 When transferring the ownership of the printer, select Clear the information saved on the printer. • Add printers Select this to add printers to be used in the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Note • Up to 16 printers are guaranteed to operate for each e-mail address.
  • Page 57 Set the Destination printer and the Source printer. Then select OK. (2) Manage users button When you select the Manage users button, the Manage users screen appears. From the Manage users screen, you can check user information registered to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, delete users, users, and change the Administrator and Standard user settings.
  • Page 58 The Registered screen lists registered apps. You can check the information of these apps or deregister them. On the Search apps screen, the apps that you can register by using the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center are displayed by category.
  • Page 59 • Description of displayed icons : Cannot be used because it is not yet released, not available in your region, or does not support your model. : Can be used with genuine Canon ink. • Properties* This screen displays the status of the printer that is currently selected.
  • Page 60 (5) Notices area This displays the latest notice. Nothing is displayed in this area if there is no notice. When you select Notice list, you can display up to 40 items. (6) Information area This display other information, including the privacy statement and other companies' licensing information.
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  • Page 62: Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center When the user registration is completed, you can log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center and use the service. 1. From your PC, smartphone, or tablet, access the service login URL (http://cs.c-ij.com/) 2.
  • Page 63 • This is available if you are using a smartphone or tablet. Note • You can use CANON iMAGE GATEWAY to print jpg and jpeg file formats. 1. On the Main screen, select the app to be used 2. Enter the information according to the instructions on the authentication screen, and then select Log in 3.
  • Page 64 4. In the displayed image list, select the image that you want to print, and then select Next 5. Make the necessary print settings, and then select Print Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 65 6. A print job completion message appears, and printing starts To continue printing, select Continue, and perform the operation from Step 3. To end the printing, select Apps. The screen returns to the apps list screen. Important • If a print job is not printed within 24 hours after the print job is issued, the print job will expire and cannot be printed.
  • Page 66: Adding A Printer

    Adding a Printer With one account, you can use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center services on multiple printers. The procedure for adding a printer is as follows: 1. Check that the printer is connected to the Internet Important • To use this function, you must connect this printer to the Internet.
  • Page 67: Troubleshooting Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    If the information is still not updated, then check that the product is connected to the Internet. If you do not receive the registration e-mail You may have entered a different e-mail address during the user registration of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center.
  • Page 68 If you are unable to log in correctly even after entering the correct password in iOS or Mac If you are using iOS or Mac, and the password contains the ¥ symbol, enter a backslash instead. For instructions on entering a backslash, see the OS help. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 69: Printing With Google Cloud Print

    Printing with Google Cloud Print The printer is compatible with Google Cloud Print™ (Google Cloud Print is a service provided by Google Inc.). By using Google Cloud Print, you can print from anywhere with applications or services supporting Google Cloud Print. Preparations for Printing with Google Cloud Print Printing from Computer or Smartphone with Google Cloud Print Important...
  • Page 70: Preparations For Printing With Google Cloud Print

    Preparations for Printing with Google Cloud Print To print with Google Cloud Print, you need to get Google account and register the printer with Google Cloud Print in advance. Getting Google Account If you already have Google account, register the printer. Registering the Printer with Google Cloud Print Getting Google Account First, get your Google account in order to register the printer with Google Cloud Print.
  • Page 71 3. Select Google Cloud Print setup -> Register with Google Cloud Print Note • If you have already registered the printer with Google Cloud Print, the confirmation message to re-register the printer is displayed. 4. When the confirmation screen to register the printer is displayed, select Yes 5.
  • Page 72: Printing From Computer Or Smartphone With Google Cloud Print

    Printing from Computer or Smartphone with Google Cloud Print When you send print data with Google Cloud Print, the printer receives the print data and prints it automatically if the printer is turned on. When printing from a smartphone, tablet, computer, or other external device by using Google Cloud Print, load paper into the printer in advance.
  • Page 73 • If you select plain paper as media type or if you select B5/A5-size as paper size, the print data is printed with border even when you select the borderless print setting. • The print results may differ from the print image depending on the print data. •...
  • Page 74: Printing From Airprint Compliant Device

    Printing from AirPrint Compliant Device This document explains how to use AirPrint to print wirelessly from your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch to a Canon printer. AirPrint enables you to print photos, email, Web pages and documents from your Apple device directly to your printer without installing a driver.
  • Page 75 3. From the menu options, tap Print. 4. From Printer Options, select the model that you are using. Important • Because some app does not support AirPrint, Printer Options may not be displayed. If an app does not let you use printer options, you cannot print from that app. Note •...
  • Page 76: Paper Size

    5. When printing a file type that has multiple pages, such as a PDF file, click Range and then click All Pages or select the range of pages to be printed. 6. For 1 Copy, click + or - to set the number of required copies. 7.
  • Page 77: Deleting A Print Job

    Deleting a Print Job To delete a print job with AirPrint, use one of the following two methods: • From the printer: If your printer has a LCD monitor, use the operation panel to cancel the print job. If you printer does not have a LCD monitor, press the Stop button on the printer to cancel the print job.
  • Page 78 Note • After you turn on the printer, it may take few minutes before the printer can communicate through a wireless LAN connection. Confirm that the printer is connected to the wireless LAN, and then try printing. • If Bonjour on the printer is disabled, AirPrint cannot be used. Check the LAN settings on the printer, and enable Bonjour.
  • Page 79: Android Print

    Android Print Use the Canon printing plugin Canon Print Service is a printing plug-in for Android 4.4 available for free on Google Play. Installing and activating the plug-in enables your Android smartphone or tablet to print wirelessly to a Canon printer.
  • Page 80: Checking Printer Information

    You can use your smartphone, tablet, or computer to check the Printer status and execute utility functions from apps such as Canon Inkjet Print Utility and PIXMA Printing Solutions. You can also use the convenient web services presented by Canon.
  • Page 81 Printer status This function displays printer information such as the remaining ink amount, the status, and detailed error information. You can also connect to the ink purchase site or support page, and use Web Services. Utilities This function allows you to set and execute the printer utility functions such as cleaning. AirPrint settings This function allows you to specify the Apple AirPrint settings, such as position information.
  • Page 82: Print Easily From A Smartphone Or Tablet With Pixma Printing Solutions

    Print Easily from a Smartphone or Tablet with PIXMA Printing Solutions Use PIXMA Printing Solutions to easily print photos saved on a smartphone or tablet wirelessly. PIXMA Printing Solutions can be downloaded from App Store and Google Play. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 83: Printing With Windows Rt

    When the connection is complete, the Canon Inkjet Print Utility software, which allows you to specify detailed print settings, is downloaded automatically. By using Canon Inkjet Print Utility, you can check the Printer status and specify detailed print settings. (The available functions will differ depending on your usage environment and connection method.)
  • Page 84: Overview Of The Printer

    Overview of the Printer Safety Guide Safety Precautions Regulatory and Safety Information Main Components and Basic Operations Main Components About the Power Supply of the Printer Loading Paper Loading Paper Replacing an Ink Tank Replacing an Ink Tank Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer Checking the Ink Status Maintenance When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors Are Incorrect...
  • Page 85: Specifications

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  • Page 86: Safety Guide

    Safety Guide Safety Precautions Regulatory and Safety Information Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 87: Safety Precautions

    Safety Precautions Choosing a location • Do not install the machine in a location that is unstable or subject to excessive vibration. • Do not install the machine in locations that are very humid or dusty, in direct sunlight, outdoors, or close to a heating source.
  • Page 88: Universal Ac Adapter

    Universal AC Adapter • When you pack the universal AC adapter for travel or storage, never wrap the cord around the body of the AC adapter to prevent the cord from splitting or separating from the body of the AC adapter and causing a short circuit.
  • Page 89: Regulatory And Safety Information

    20cm between the radiator and persons body (excluding extremities: hands, wrists, feet and ankles) and must not be colocated or operated with any other antenna or transmitter. Canon U.S.A., Inc. One Canon Park Melville, New York 11747 1-800-652-2666 Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 90: Users In Canada

    For more information about the recycling of this product, please contact your local city office, waste authority, approved scheme or your household waste disposal service or visit www.canon- europe.com/weee, or www.canon-europe.com/battery.
  • Page 91: Environmental Information

    For more information regarding return and recycling of WEEE products, please visit http://www.canon.co.in/environment/. Also, this product complies with the "India E-waste Rule 2011" and prohibits use of lead, mercury, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyls or polybrominated diphenyl ethers in concentrations exceeding 0.1 % by weight and 0.01 % by weight for Cadmium, except for the exemptions set in Schedule...
  • Page 92: Energy Star

    Canon does not recommend extending the Activation Times from the optimum ones set as default. ® Energy Star ® The Energy Star programme is a voluntary scheme to promote the development and purchase of energy efficient models, which help to minimise environmental impact.
  • Page 93: Main Components And Basic Operations

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  • Page 94: Main Components

    Main Components Front View Rear View Side View Inside View Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 95: Front View

    Front View (1) print head cover Open to replace an ink tank or remove jammed paper inside the printer. (2) paper guide Align with the left side of the paper stack. (3) paper support Pull out fully to support paper loaded on the rear tray. (4) rear tray cover Open to load paper in the rear tray.
  • Page 96 * All lamps are shown lit in the above figure for explanatory purposes. (8) ON button Turns the power on or off. Turning the Printer On and Off (9) POWER lamp Lights after flashing when the power is turned on. Note •...
  • Page 97: Rear View

    Rear View (1) battery connector Connects the battery. For how to connect and use the battery, refer to the battery's instruction manual. (2) battery connector cover Covers the battery connector. When the battery is unplugged from the connector, use this cover to protect the battery connector.
  • Page 98: Side View

    Side View (1) AC adapter connector Plug in the supplied universal AC adapter plug here. (2) USB port Plug in the USB cable to connect the printer with a computer. Important • Do not touch the metal casing. • Do not plug in or unplug the USB cable while printing. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 99: Inside View

    Inside View (1) ink lamps Lights or flashes to indicate the ink tank status. Checking the Ink Status with the Ink Lamps (2) print head holder Install the print head here. (3) print head lock lever Locks the print head into place. Important •...
  • Page 100 Note • For details on replacing an ink tank, see Replacing an Ink Tank. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 101: About The Power Supply Of The Printer

    About the Power Supply of the Printer Confirming that the Power Is On Turning the Printer On and Off Notice for the Power Plug/Power Cord Notice for Unplugging the Power Cord Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 102: Confirming That The Power Is On

    Confirming that the Power Is On The POWER lamp is lit when the printer is turned on. Note • It may take a while for the printer to start printing immediately after you turn on the printer. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 103: Turning The Printer On And Off

    Turning the Printer On and Off Turning on the printer 1. Open the rear tray cover. The paper output slot cover opens automatically. 2. Press the ON button to turn on the printer. The POWER lamp flashes and then remains lit. Confirming that the Power Is On Note •...
  • Page 104 Important • When you unplug the power cord after turning off the printer, be sure to confirm that the POWER lamp is off. • If you stand the printer up or carry the printer before the POWER lamp goes off, this may cause the ink to leak or the printer to break.
  • Page 105: Notice For The Power Plug/Power Cord

    Notice for the Power Plug/Power Cord Unplug the power cord once a month to confirm that the power plug/power cord does not have anything unusual described below. • The power plug/power cord is hot. • The power plug/power cord is rusty. •...
  • Page 106: Notice For Unplugging The Power Cord

    Notice for Unplugging the Power Cord To unplug the power cord, follow the procedure below. Important • When you unplug the power cord, press the ON button, then confirm that the POWER lamp is off. Unplugging the power cord before the POWER lamp is turned off may cause drying or clogging of the print head and print quality may be reduced.
  • Page 107: Loading Paper

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  • Page 108: Loading Paper

    Loading Paper Loading Plain Paper / Photo Paper Loading Envelopes Media Types You Can Use Media Types You Cannot Use Printing Area Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 109: Loading Plain Paper / Photo Paper

    • If you cut plain paper into small size such as 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm) or 5" x 7" (13 x 18 cm) to perform trial print, it can cause paper jams. Note • We recommend Canon genuine photo paper for printing photos. For details on the Canon genuine paper, see Media Types You Can Use.
  • Page 110 4. Slide the paper guide (C) to the left, and load the paper against the far right (D) of the rear tray WITH THE PRINT SIDE FACING YOU. 5. Slide the paper guide (C) to align it with the paper stack. Do not slide the paper guide too hard against the paper.
  • Page 111 Note • If paper has print side (front or back), such as photo paper, load it with the whiter side (or glossy side) facing you. • Keep the paper stack height below the tab (G) of the paper guide. 6. Set the paper thickness lever (H) to the right. Note •...
  • Page 112: Loading Envelopes

    Loading Envelopes You can load Envelope DL and Envelope Com 10. The address is automatically rotated and printed according to the envelope's direction by specifying with the printer driver properly. Important • Printing of envelopes from a digital camera is not supported. •...
  • Page 113 4. Slide the paper guide (C) to the left, and load the envelopes against the far right (D) of the rear tray WITH THE PRINT SIDE FACING YOU. The folded flap of the envelope will be faced up on the left side. Up to 10 envelopes can be loaded at once.
  • Page 114 Note • Keep the envelope stack height below the tab (G) of the paper guide. 6. Set the paper thickness lever (H) to the left. Note • Reset the paper thickness lever to the right when you finish printing. Note •...
  • Page 115: Media Types You Can Use

    Media Types You Can Use Choose paper suitable for printing, for the best print results. Canon provides you various types of paper to enhance the fun of printing, such as stickers as well as papers for photo or document. We recommend the use of Canon genuine paper for printing your important photos.
  • Page 116: Paper Weight

    • 17 to 28 lb (64 to 105 g /m ) (plain paper except for Canon genuine paper) Do not use heavier or lighter paper (except for Canon genuine paper), as it could jam in the printer. Notes on Storing Paper •...
  • Page 117: Paper Load Limit

    Envelopes 10 envelopes Left 5 envelopes Canon Genuine Papers Note • We recommend that you remove the previously printed sheet from the paper output slot cover before continuously printing to avoid blurs and discoloration. Paper for printing photos: Paper Thickness Media Name <Model No.>...
  • Page 118: Media Types You Cannot Use

    • Paper that is too thin (weighing less than 17 lb (64 g /m • Paper that is too thick (plain paper weighing more than 28 lb (105 g /m ), except for Canon genuine paper) • Paper thinner than a postcard, including plain paper or notepad paper cut to a small size (when printing on paper smaller than A5) •...
  • Page 119: Printing Area

    Printing Area Printing Area Other Sizes than Letter, Legal, Envelopes Letter, Legal Envelopes Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 120: Printing Area

    Recommended printing area : Canon recommends that you print within this area. Printable area : The area where it is possible to print. However, printing in this area can affect the print quality or the paper feed precision.
  • Page 121: Other Sizes Than Letter, Legal, Envelopes

    Other Sizes than Letter, Legal, Envelopes Size Printable Area (width x height) 5.56 x 7.95 inches (141.2 x 202.0 mm) 8.00 x 11.38 inches (203.2 x 289.0 mm) 6.90 x 9.80 inches (175.2 x 249.0 mm) 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm) 3.73 x 5.69 inches (94.8 x 144.4 mm) 5"...
  • Page 122: Letter, Legal

    Letter, Legal Size Printable Area (width x height) Letter 8.00 x 10.69 inches (203.2 x 271.4 mm) Legal 8.00 x 13.69 inches (203.2 x 347.6 mm) Recommended printing area A: 1.81 inches (46.0 mm) B: 1.38 inches (35.0 mm) Printable area C: 0.12 inch (3.0 mm) D: 0.20 inch (5.0 mm) E: 0.25 inch (6.4 mm)
  • Page 123: Envelopes

    Envelopes Size Recommended Printing Area (width x height) Envelope DL 4.06 x 7.50 inches (103.2 x 190.5 mm) Envelope Com 10 3.85 x 8.34 inches (98.0 x 211.8 mm) Recommended printing area A: 0.12 inch (3.0 mm) B: 1.04 inches (26.5 mm) C: 0.13 inch (3.4 mm) D: 0.13 inch (3.4 mm) Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 124: Replacing An Ink Tank

    Replacing an Ink Tank Replacing an Ink Tank Checking the Ink Status Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 125: Replacing An Ink Tank

    Replacing an Ink Tank When remaining ink cautions or errors occur, the Alarm lamp will flash to inform you of the error. Count the number of flashes and take appropriate action. If an Error Occurs Note • If print results become faint or white streaks appear despite sufficient ink levels, see Maintenance Procedure.
  • Page 126 Caution • Do not hold the print head holder to stop or move it forcibly. Do not touch the print head holder until it stops completely. Important • Do not place any object on the print head cover. It will fall into the rear tray when the print head cover is opened and cause the printer to malfunction.
  • Page 127 Note • Do not touch the print head lock lever (B). If you pull up the print head lock lever, lock it again. Inside View • Do not remove both ink tanks at the same time. Be sure to replace ink tanks one by one when replacing both ink tanks.
  • Page 128 • Install both ink tanks to print. The printer cannot be used unless both ink tanks are installed. • If the front (innermost) part of the ink tank (F) is sticking up, push down on the Canon logo on the ink tank. Do not remove the ink tank forcibly.
  • Page 129 7. Close the print head cover. Note • If the Alarm lamp still flashes after the print head cover is closed, take appropriate action. If an Error Occurs • When you start printing after replacing the ink tank, the printer starts cleaning the print head automatically.
  • Page 130: Checking The Ink Status From Your Computer

    Ink Details dialog box. In such cases, take the appropriate action as described on the screen. Note • You can also display the Ink Details dialog box by selecting the ink icon on the Canon IJ Status Monitor. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 131: Checking The Ink Status

    Checking the Ink Status Checking the Ink Status with the Ink Lamps You can also check the ink status on the computer screen. Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 132: Checking The Ink Status With The Ink Lamps

    Checking the Ink Status with the Ink Lamps 1. Make sure that the power is turned on. 2. Open the print head cover. Replacing Procedure 3. Check the ink lamp. Close the print head cover after checking the ink lamp status. Replacing Procedure •...
  • Page 133: Maintenance

    Maintenance When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors Are Incorrect Performing Maintenance from a Computer Cleaning the Printer Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 134: When Printing Becomes Faint Or Colors Are Incorrect

    When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors Are Incorrect Maintenance Procedure Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern Examining the Nozzle Check Pattern Cleaning the Print Head Aligning the Print Head Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 135: Maintenance Procedure

    Maintenance Procedure If print results are blurred, colors are not printed correctly, or print results are unsatisfactory (e.g. misaligned printed ruled lines), perform the maintenance procedure below. Important • Do not rinse or wipe the print head and ink tank. This can cause trouble with the print head and ink tank.
  • Page 136 Note • When you have performed the procedure until step 4 and the problem has not been resolved, turn off the power and clean the print head deeply again after 24 hours. If the problem is still not resolved, the print head may be damaged. Contact the service center. When the Print Results Are Not Even such as the Ruled Lines Are Misaligned: Align the print head.
  • Page 137: Printing The Nozzle Check Pattern

    Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzle. Note • If the remaining ink level is low, the nozzle check pattern will not be printed correctly. Replace the ink tank whose ink is low.
  • Page 138: Examining The Nozzle Check Pattern

    Examining the Nozzle Check Pattern Examine the nozzle check pattern, and clean the print head if necessary. 1. Check if there are missing lines in the pattern A or horizontal white streaks in the pattern B. C: Number of sheets printed so far If there are missing lines in the pattern A: Cleaning the print head of the Black ink is required.
  • Page 139: Cleaning The Print Head

    Cleaning the Print Head Clean the print head if lines are missing or if horizontal white streaks are present in the printed nozzle check pattern. Cleaning unclogs the nozzles and restores the print head condition. Cleaning the print head consumes ink, so clean the print head only when necessary. 1.
  • Page 140: Aligning The Print Head

    • If you run out of the supplied paper (Matte Photo Paper MP-101) or the specified Canon genuine paper is not immediately available or obtainable, you can use plain paper and adjust the print head position manually from a computer.
  • Page 141: Performing Maintenance From A Computer

    Performing Maintenance from a Computer Cleaning the Print Heads from Your Computer Cleaning the Paper Feed Rollers from Your Computer Aligning the Print Head Aligning the Print Head Position from Your Computer Use Your Computer to Print a Nozzle Check Pattern Cleaning Inside the Printer Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 142: Cleaning The Print Heads From Your Computer

    Cleaning the Print Heads from Your Computer The print head cleaning function allows you to clear up clogged print head nozzle. Perform print head cleaning if printing is faint or a specific color fails to print, even though there is enough ink. The procedure for cleaning the print head is as follows: Cleaning 1.
  • Page 143 When the Deep Cleaning dialog box opens, select the ink group for which deep cleaning is to be performed. Click Initial Check Items to display the items you need to check before performing deep cleaning. 3. Execute deep cleaning Make sure that the printer is on and then click Execute. Click OK when the confirmation message appears.
  • Page 144: Cleaning The Paper Feed Rollers From Your Computer

    Cleaning the Paper Feed Rollers from Your Computer Cleans the paper feed rollers. Perform feed roller cleaning when there are paper particles sticking to the paper feed rollers and paper is not fed properly. The procedure for performing the feed roller cleaning is as follows: Roller Cleaning 1.
  • Page 145: Aligning The Print Head

    Aligning the Print Head When you perform head position adjustment, errors in the print head adjustment position are corrected and conditions such as color and line streaking are improved. If the print results appear uneven because of line shifts or other conditions, adjust the position of the print head.
  • Page 146: Aligning The Print Head Position From Your Computer

    Aligning the Print Head Position from Your Computer Print head alignment corrects the installation positions of the print head and improves deviated colors and lines. This printer supports two head alignment methods: automatic head alignment and manual head alignment. Normally, the printer is set for automatic head alignment. If the printing results of automatic print head alignment are not satisfactory, perform manual head alignment.
  • Page 147: Aligning The Print Head Position Manually From Your Computer

    Aligning the Print Head Position Manually from Your Computer Print head alignment corrects the installation positions of the print head and improves deviated colors and lines. This printer supports two head alignment methods: automatic head alignment and manual head alignment. Normally, the printer is set for automatic head alignment.
  • Page 148 Enter the numbers of the patterns with the least noticeable streaks in the associated boxes. Even if the patterns with the least noticeable streaks are clicked in the preview window, their numbers are automatically entered in the associated boxes. When you have entered all the necessary values, click OK. Note •...
  • Page 149 When you have entered all the necessary values, click OK. Note • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable horizontal stripes. (A) Least noticeable horizontal stripes (B) Most noticeable horizontal stripes 11.
  • Page 150 When you have entered all the necessary values, click OK. Note • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable horizontal streaks. (A) Least noticeable horizontal streaks (B) Most noticeable horizontal streaks Note •...
  • Page 151: Use Your Computer To Print A Nozzle Check Pattern

    Use Your Computer to Print a Nozzle Check Pattern The nozzle check function allows you to check whether the print head is working properly by printing a nozzle check pattern. Print the pattern if printing becomes faint, or if a specific color fails to print. The procedure for printing a nozzle check pattern is as follows: Nozzle Check 1.
  • Page 152: Cleaning Inside The Printer

    Cleaning Inside the Printer Perform bottom plate cleaning before you execute duplex printing to prevent smudges on the back side of the paper. Also perform bottom plate cleaning if ink smudges caused by something other than print data appear on the printed page.
  • Page 153: Cleaning The Printer

    Cleaning the Printer Cleaning the Exterior of the Printer Cleaning the Paper Feed Roller Cleaning the Inside of the Printer (Bottom Plate Cleaning) Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 154: Cleaning The Exterior Of The Printer

    Cleaning the Exterior of the Printer Be sure to use a soft and dry cloth such as eyeglasses cleaning cloth and wipe off dirt on the surface gently. Smooth out wrinkles on the cloth if necessary before cleaning. Important • Be sure to turn off the power and unplug the power cord before cleaning the printer. •...
  • Page 155: Cleaning The Paper Feed Roller

    Cleaning the Paper Feed Roller If the paper feed roller is dirty or paper powder is attached to it, paper may not be fed properly. In this case, perform the paper feed roller cleaning from the computer. Cleaning will wear out the paper feed roller, so perform this only when necessary.
  • Page 156: Cleaning The Inside Of The Printer (Bottom Plate Cleaning)

    Cleaning the Inside of the Printer (Bottom Plate Cleaning) Remove stains from the inside of the printer. If the inside of the printer becomes dirty, printed paper may get dirty, so we recommend performing cleaning regularly. You need to prepare: two sheets of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper* * Be sure to use a new piece of paper.
  • Page 157 Important • Be sure to turn off the power and unplug the power cord before cleaning the printer. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 158: Changing The Printer Settings

    Changing the Printer Settings Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer Changing the Machine Settings Using the Operation Panel Initializing the Printer Settings Disabling the Wireless LAN Function of the Printer Setting the Ink Usage Control Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 159: Changing Printer Settings From Your Computer

    Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer Changing the Print Options Registering a Frequently Used Printing Profile Setting the Ink Usage Control Managing the Printer Power Reducing the Printer Noise Changing the Printer Operation Mode Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 160: Changing The Print Options

    Changing the Print Options You can change the detailed printer driver settings for print data that is sent from an application software. Specify this option if you encounter print failures such as part of an image data being cut off. The procedure for changing the print options is as follows: 1.
  • Page 161: Registering A Frequently Used Printing Profile

    Registering a Frequently Used Printing Profile You can register the frequently used printing profile to Commonly Used Settings on the Quick Setup tab. Unnecessary printing profiles can be deleted at any time. The procedure for registering a printing profile is as follows: Registering a Printing Profile 1.
  • Page 162 Important • To save the page size, orientation, and number of copies that was set in each sheet, click Options..., and check each item. Note • When you re-install the printer driver or upgrade the printer driver version, the print settings that are already registered will be deleted from Commonly Used Settings.
  • Page 163: Setting The Ink Usage Control

    Setting the Ink Usage Control This function allows you to reduce the amount of black ink used and to produce the black sections with color inks when printing to plain paper. The procedure for configuring the ink usage control function is as follows: Ink Usage Control 1.
  • Page 164 • Save Black Ink and Use Composite Black (Immediate Measure) cannot be used at the same time. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 165: Managing The Printer Power

    Managing the Printer Power This function allows you to manage the printer power from the printer driver. The procedure for managing the printer power is as follows: Power Off The Power Off function turns off the printer. When you use this function, you will not be able to turn the printer on from the printer driver.
  • Page 166 4. Apply the settings Click OK. When the confirmation message appears, click OK. The Maintenance tab is displayed again. The setting is enabled after this. If you want to disable this function, select Disable from the list according to the same procedure. Important •...
  • Page 167: Reducing The Printer Noise

    Reducing the Printer Noise The silent function allows you to reduce the operating noise of this printer. Select when you wish to reduce the operating noise of the printer at night, etc. Using this function may lower the print speed. The procedure for using the quiet mode is as follows: Quiet Settings 1.
  • Page 168: Changing The Printer Operation Mode

    Changing the Printer Operation Mode If necessary, switch between various modes of printer operation. The procedure for configuring Custom Settings is as follows: Custom Settings 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2. Make sure that the printer is on, and then click Custom Settings on the Maintenance The Custom Settings dialog box opens.
  • Page 169 If an error message is displayed even though the same size that was set is loaded, clear the check box. Ink Drying Wait Time You can set the length of the printer rest time until printing of the next page begins. Moving the slider to the right increases the pause time, and moving the slider to the left decreases the time.
  • Page 170: Changing The Machine Settings Using The Operation Panel

    Changing the Machine Settings Using the Operation Panel Using the Printer with the Access Point Mode Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 171: Using The Printer With The Access Point Mode

    Using the Printer with the Access Point Mode By using the printer as an access point in an environment that does not have wireless LAN router or access point, or by using the printer as an access point temporarily in an environment that has wireless LAN router or access point, you can connect the printer to an external device such as a computer or a smartphone and print from them.
  • Page 172 Perform wireless LAN settings with your external device, then assign the access point name specified for the printer as a destination. Note • For details on how to perform wireless LAN settings with an external device, refer to the device's instruction manual. •...
  • Page 173 • You can change the security setting and the password using IJ Network Tool. If you change the access point mode setting of the printer, also change the access point setting of the external device such as a computer or a smartphone. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 174: Initializing The Printer Settings

    Initializing the Printer Settings You can initialize the printer settings. Important • When using the printer over wireless LAN, note that initialization erases all network settings on the printer, and printing operation from a computer over network may become impossible. To use the printer over network, perform setup with the Setup CD-ROM or perform it according to the instructions on our website.
  • Page 175: Disabling The Wireless Lan Function Of The Printer

    Disabling the Wireless LAN Function of the Printer Follow the procedure below to disable the wireless LAN. Make sure that the printer is turned on. 2. Press and hold the RESUME/CANCEL button then release the button when the POWER lamp flashes 12 times. The Wi-Fi lamp goes off.
  • Page 176: Setting The Ink Usage Control

    Setting the Ink Usage Control The ink usage control function allows you to reduce black ink consumption and to produce the black sections with color inks when printing to plain paper from a computer. Reducing Black Ink Consumption Producing the Black Sections with Color Inks Important •...
  • Page 177 - When Custom is selected for Print Quality and 2 or 3 is selected for Quality at the Custom dialog • This function is not available when Borderless is selected for Page Layout in the Page Setup sheet. Make sure that the printer is turned on. Open the printer driver setup window.
  • Page 178: Information About Network Connection

    Information about Network Connection Useful Information about Network Connection Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 179: Useful Information About Network Connection

    Useful Information about Network Connection Default Values Set at Factory (Network) Connecting the Printer to the Computer Using a USB Cable When Detecting the Printers Have the Same Name during Setup Connecting to Other Computer with LAN/Changing the Connection Method from USB to LAN Printing Out Network Setting Information Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 180: Default Values Set At Factory (Network)

    Enable Enable/disable WSD (WSD settings) Enable Timeout setting (WSD settings) 1 minute Enable/disable Bonjour (Bonjour settings) Enable Service name (Bonjour settings) Canon iP110 series LPR protocol setting Enable PictBridge communication Enable Wireless LAN DRX Enable (* The default value in this item varies by the printer.)
  • Page 181: Connecting The Printer To The Computer Using A Usb Cable

    Connecting the Printer to the Computer Using a USB Cable Connect the printer and the computer using a USB cable as the illustration below. The USB port is located on the side of the printer. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 182: When Detecting The Printers Have The Same Name During Setup

    When Detecting the Printers Have the Same Name during Setup When the printer is detected during setup, you may see multiple printers of the same name on the detection result screen. Select a printer with checking the MAC address or the serial number set to the printer against that on the detection result screen.
  • Page 183: Connecting To Other Computer With Lan/Changing The Connection Method From Usb To Lan

    Connecting to Other Computer with LAN/Changing the Connection Method from USB to LAN To add the computer connecting the printer with LAN or to change the connection method between the printer and the computer from USB to LAN, perform setup with the Setup CD-ROM or perform it according to the instructions on our website.
  • Page 184: Printing Out Network Setting Information

    Printing Out Network Setting Information You can print out the current network settings of the printer. Important • This print out contains valuable information about your computer. Handle it with care. Make sure that the printer is turned on. Load a sheet of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper. 3.
  • Page 185 Subnet Prefix Length *2 Subnet Prefix Length IPsec *3 IPsec setting Active Security Protocol *3 Method of the Security Protocol ESP/ESP & AH/AH WPS PIN CODE WPS PIN code XXXXXXXX Wireless LAN DRX Discontinuous reception Enable/Disable (wireless LAN) Other Settings Other settings Printer Name Printer name...
  • Page 186: About Network Communication

    About Network Communication Changing and Confirming Network Settings Screens for Network Connection of IJ Network Tool Other Screens of IJ Network Tool Appendix for Network Communication Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 187: Changing And Confirming Network Settings

    Changing and Confirming Network Settings IJ Network Tool Changing the Settings in the Wireless LAN Sheet Changing the WEP Detailed Settings Changing the WPA/WPA2 Detailed Settings Changing the Settings in the Wired LAN Sheet Changing the Settings in the Admin Password Sheet Monitoring Wireless Network Status Initializing the Network Settings of the Machine Viewing the Modified Settings...
  • Page 188: Ij Network Tool

    • Do not print when IJ Network Tool is running. • If the firewall function of your security software is turned on, a message may appear warning that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If the warning message appears, set the security software to always allow access.
  • Page 189: Changing The Settings In The Wireless Lan Sheet

    Changing the Settings in the Wireless LAN Sheet To change the wireless network settings of the printer, connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily. If you modify the wireless network settings of the computer over wireless connection without USB connection, your computer may not be able to communicate with the machine after modifying the settings.
  • Page 190 Note • Enter the same SSID that the access point is configured to use. The SSID is case-sensitive. Encryption Method: Select the encryption method used over the wireless LAN. You can change WEP settings with selecting Use WEP and clicking Configuration..Changing the WEP Detailed Settings You can change WPA/WPA2 settings with selecting Use WPA/WPA2 and clicking Configuration..
  • Page 191: Changing The Wep Detailed Settings

    Changing the WEP Detailed Settings Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. To change the wireless network settings of the printer, connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily. If you modify the wireless network settings of the computer over wireless connection without USB connection, your computer may not be able to communicate with the machine after modifying the settings.
  • Page 192 2. Key Length: Select either 64bit or 128bit. 3. Key Format: Select either ASCII or Hex. 4. Key ID: Select the Key ID (index) set to the access point. 5. Authentication: Select the authentication method to authenticate the printer's access to the access point. Normally, select Auto.
  • Page 193: Changing The Wpa/Wpa2 Detailed Settings

    Changing the WPA/WPA2 Detailed Settings Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. To change the wireless network settings of the printer, connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily. If you modify the wireless network settings of the computer over wireless connection without USB connection, your computer may not be able to communicate with the machine after modifying the settings.
  • Page 194 8. Enter the passphrase, then click Next>. Enter the passphrase set to the access point. The passphrase should be a string of 8 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a 64-digit hexadecimal value. If you do not know the access point passphrase, refer to the instruction manual provided with the access point or contact its manufacturer.
  • Page 195 Important • If the printer cannot communicate with the computer after the encryption type of the printer was switched, make sure that encryption types for the computer and the access point match that set to the printer. Note • Changing the network settings with the USB cable temporarily may switch the default printer. In this case, reset Set as Default Printer.
  • Page 196: Changing The Settings In The Wired Lan Sheet

    Changing the Settings in the Wired LAN Sheet Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. • Activate the wired LAN setting of the printer to change the settings in the Wired LAN sheet. Start up IJ Network Tool.
  • Page 197: Changing The Settings In The Admin Password Sheet

    Changing the Settings in the Admin Password Sheet Note • You cannot change the settings when using the access point mode. Start up IJ Network Tool. 2. Select the printer in Printers:. 3. Select Configuration... from the Settings menu. 4. Click the Admin Password tab. The Admin Password sheet is displayed.
  • Page 198: Monitoring Wireless Network Status

    Monitoring Wireless Network Status Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. • When using the machine over the wired LAN, you cannot monitor network status. Start up IJ Network Tool. 2. Select the printer in Printers:. 3.
  • Page 199 6. Check the status. When the measurement is complete, the status is displayed. When is displayed in Connection Performance between the Printer and the Access Point:, the printer can communicate with the access point. Otherwise, refer to displayed comments and the following to improve the status of communication link, and click Remeasurement.
  • Page 200 still appears even if you have tried the above, finish the measurement, then restart the IJ Network Tool to start over the measurement. 7. Click Finish. Note • If any messages appear on Overall Network Performance:, move the machine and access point as instructed to improve the performance.
  • Page 201: Initializing The Network Settings Of The Machine

    Note • You can change the network settings of the printer using IJ Network Tool with USB connection after initializing the LAN settings. To change the network settings using Canon IJ Network Tool, activate wireless LAN in advance. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 202: Viewing The Modified Settings

    Viewing the Modified Settings The Confirmation screen is displayed when you modified the printer settings on the Configuration screen. When you click Yes on the Confirmation screen, the following screen is displayed for confirming the modified settings. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 203: Screens For Network Connection Of Ij Network Tool

    Screens for Network Connection of IJ Network Tool Canon IJ Network Tool Screen Configuration Screen Wireless LAN Sheet Search Screen WEP Details Screen WPA/WPA2 Details Screen Authentication Type Confirmation Screen PSK:Passphrase and Dynamic Encryption Setup Screen Setup Information Confirmation Screen...
  • Page 204: Canon Ij Network Tool Screen

    Canon IJ Network Tool Screen This section describes the items and menus displayed on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. Items on the Canon IJ Network Tool Screen Canon IJ Network Tool Menus Items on the Canon IJ Network Tool Screen The following item is displayed on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen.
  • Page 205 Status Screen Refresh Updates and displays the contents of Printers: on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen to the latest information. Important • To change the printer's network settings using IJ Network Tool, it must be connected via a LAN.
  • Page 206 • If the printer is being used from another computer, a screen is displayed informing you of this condition. Note • This item has the same function as Update in the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. Network Information Displays the Network Information screen to confirm the network settings of the printer and the computer.
  • Page 207 Maintenance... Displays the Maintenance screen to revert the network settings of the printer to factory default and to mount the card slot as the network drive. Maintenance Screen Set up printer's wireless LAN... You can change the access point mode settings. Perform settings following the message on the screen.
  • Page 208: Configuration Screen

    Configuration Screen You can change the configuration of the printer selected on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. Click the tab to select the sheet to change the settings. The following screen is the example to change the setting on the Wireless LAN sheet.
  • Page 209: Wireless Lan Sheet

    Wireless LAN Sheet Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Allows you to set the printer with wireless LAN connection. To display the Wireless LAN sheet, click the Wireless LAN tab on the Configuration screen. 1.
  • Page 210 3. Search... The Search screen is displayed to select an access point to connect to. Search Screen Note • When IJ Network Tool runs over a LAN, the button is grayed out and cannot be selected. Connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily to change the settings. 4.
  • Page 211: Search Screen

    Search Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. The access points detected are listed. 1. Detected Access Points: The signal strength from the access point, encryption type, name of access point, and the radio channel can be confirmed.
  • Page 212 3. Set Click to set the access point's SSID in SSID: on the Wireless LAN sheet. Note • The WEP Details screen or the WPA/WPA2 Details screen appears if the selected access point is encrypted. In this case, configure the details to use the same encryption settings set to the access point.
  • Page 213: Wep Details Screen

    WEP Details Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Specify the printer WEP settings. Note • When changing the password (WEP key) of the printer, the same change must be made to the password (WEP key) of the access point.
  • Page 214: Wpa/Wpa2 Details Screen

    WPA/WPA2 Details Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Specify the printer WPA/WPA2 settings. The value displayed on the screen differs depending on the present settings. 1. Authentication Type: Displays the type of authentication used for client authentication. This machine supports the PSK authentication method.
  • Page 215: Authentication Type Confirmation Screen

    Authentication Type Confirmation Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Type of authentication used for client authentication is displayed. 1. Authentication Type Type of authentication used for client authentication is displayed. This machine supports the PSK authentication method. This authentication type PSK uses a passphrase.
  • Page 216: Psk:passphrase And Dynamic Encryption Setup Screen

    PSK:Passphrase and Dynamic Encryption Setup Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Enter the passphrase and select the dynamic encryption method. 1. Passphrase: Enter the passphrase set to the access point. The passphrase should be a string of 8 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a 64-digit hexadecimal value.
  • Page 217: Setup Information Confirmation Screen

    Setup Information Confirmation Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Displays the settings used for client authentication. Confirm the settings and click Finish. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 218: Wired Lan Sheet

    Wired LAN Sheet Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Allows you to set the printer with wired LAN connection. To display the Wired LAN sheet, click the Wired LAN tab on the Configuration screen. 1.
  • Page 219: Admin Password Sheet

    Admin Password Sheet Set a password for the printer to allow specific people to perform setup and configurations operation. To display the Admin Password sheet, click the Admin Password tab on the Configuration screen. 1. Use admin password Set an administrator password with privileges to set up and change detailed options. To use this feature, select this check box and enter a password.
  • Page 220: Network Information Screen

    Display the network information that is set for the printers and the computers. To display the Network Information screen, select Network Information from the View menu. 1. OK Returns to the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. 2. Copy All Information All network information displayed is copied to the clipboard.
  • Page 221: Access Control Sheet

    Access Control Sheet Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. You can register the MAC addresses or the IP addresses of computers or network devices to allow access. To display the Access Control sheet, click the Access Control tab on the Configuration screen. 1.
  • Page 222 1. Enable printer access control(MAC address) Select to enable access control to the printer by MAC address. Note • The two types of access control (i.e., by MAC address and by IP address) can be enabled at the same time. An access control type is enabled as long as the Enable printer access control check box is selected, regardless of the type currently displayed by selecting in Printer Access Control Type:.
  • Page 223 1. Enable printer access control(IP address) Select to enable access control to the printer by IP address. Note • The two types of access control (i.e., by MAC address and by IP address) can be enabled at the same time. An access control type is enabled as long as the Enable printer access control check box is selected, regardless of the type currently displayed by selecting in Printer Access Control Type:.
  • Page 224 5. Delete Deletes the selected IP address from the list. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 225: Edit Accessible Mac Address Screen/Add Accessible Mac Address Screen

    Edit Accessible MAC Address Screen/Add Accessible MAC Address Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. The example screenshots in this section refer to the Add Accessible MAC Address Screen. 1. MAC Address: Enter the MAC address of a computer or a network device to allow access.
  • Page 226: Edit Accessible Ip Address Screen/Add Accessible Ip Address Screen

    Edit Accessible IP Address Screen/Add Accessible IP Address Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. The example screenshots in this section refer to the Add Accessible IP Address Screen. 1. Specification Method: Select either Single Address Specification or Range Specification to add the IP address(es).
  • Page 227: Other Screens Of Ij Network Tool

    Other Screens of IJ Network Tool Canon IJ Network Tool Screen Status Screen Connection Performance Measurement Screen Maintenance Screen Network Setup of the Card Slot Screen Associate Port Screen Network Information Screen Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 228: Canon Ij Network Tool Screen

    Canon IJ Network Tool Screen This section describes the items and menus displayed on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. Items on the Canon IJ Network Tool Screen Canon IJ Network Tool Menus Items on the Canon IJ Network Tool Screen The following item is displayed on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen.
  • Page 229 Status Screen Refresh Updates and displays the contents of Printers: on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen to the latest information. Important • To change the printer's network settings using IJ Network Tool, it must be connected via a LAN.
  • Page 230 • If the printer is being used from another computer, a screen is displayed informing you of this condition. Note • This item has the same function as Update in the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. Network Information Displays the Network Information screen to confirm the network settings of the printer and the computer.
  • Page 231 Maintenance... Displays the Maintenance screen to revert the network settings of the printer to factory default and to mount the card slot as the network drive. Maintenance Screen Set up printer's wireless LAN... You can change the access point mode settings. Perform settings following the message on the screen.
  • Page 232: Status Screen

    Status Screen You can check the printer status and connection performance. To display the Status screen, select Status from the View menu. Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. • When using wired LAN, Signal Strength:, Link Quality: and Advanced Measurement... are not available.
  • Page 233: Connection Performance Measurement Screen

    Connection Performance Measurement Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Displays to execute the connection performance measurement. Connection Performance Measurement Screen (Initial Screen) Connection Performance Measurement Screen (Completion Screen) Connection Performance Measurement Screen (Initial Screen) Click Next>...
  • Page 234 1. Connection Performance between the Printer and the Access Point: A mark indicates the result of the connection performance measurement between the printer and the access point. : Good connection performance : Unstable connection performance : Cannot connect : Measurement is canceled, or cannot measure 2.
  • Page 235: Maintenance Screen

    Maintenance Screen Displays to perform Setting Initialization and Network Setup of the Card Slot. To display the Maintenance screen, select Maintenance... from the Settings menu. 1. Setting Initialization Reverts all the network settings of the printer to factory default. Click Initialize to display the Initialize Settings screen and click Yes to initialize the network settings of the printer.
  • Page 236: Network Setup Of The Card Slot Screen

    Network Setup of the Card Slot Screen Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Displays settings of the card slot and allows you to map a card slot on the network as a network drive on the computer.
  • Page 237 1. Skip Completes the setup without mapping a network drive to the card slot. 2. Retry Returns to Network Setup of the Card Slot screen and re-executes the network drive mapping. 3. Cancel Cancels the card slot setup. When IJ Network Tool is running over LAN, the Cancel button is displayed grayed out and cannot be clicked.
  • Page 238: Associate Port Screen

    Associate Port Screen Allows you to associate a created port with a printer driver. Select the printer for which you want to change the association, then click OK. Note • You cannot print with the printer unless the printer driver is associated with the port. 1.
  • Page 239: Network Information Screen

    Display the network information that is set for the printers and the computers. To display the Network Information screen, select Network Information from the View menu. 1. OK Returns to the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. 2. Copy All Information All network information displayed is copied to the clipboard.
  • Page 240: Appendix For Network Communication

    Appendix for Network Communication Using the Card Slot over a Network When the Printer Driver Is Not Associated with a Port About Technical Terms Restrictions About Firewall Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 241: Using The Card Slot Over A Network

    Using the Card Slot over a Network Note • This screen is not available depending on the printer you are using. Mounting the Card Slot as the Network Drive Restrictions on Card Slot Use over a Network Mounting the Card Slot as the Network Drive The card slot must be mounted to use it over a network.
  • Page 242 7. Make sure that the card slot is mounted. When the card slot is mounted, the following icon appears on Computer (or My Computer). Restrictions on Card Slot Use over a Network • The card slot can be shared by multiple computers, if the machine is connected to a network. Multiple computers can read files from a memory card in the card slot at the same time.
  • Page 243: When The Printer Driver Is Not Associated With A Port

    When the Printer Driver Is Not Associated with a Port If No Driver is displayed for the printer's name on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen, the printer driver is not associated with a created port. To associate a port with a printer driver, follow the procedure below.
  • Page 244: About Technical Terms

    About Technical Terms In this section, technical terms used in the manual are explained. • Access Point A wireless transceiver or base station that receives information from wireless clients/the machine and rebroadcasts it. Required in an infrastructure network. • Access point mode The machine is used as an access point to connect external wireless communication devices (e.g.
  • Page 245 • Authentication Method The method that an access point uses to authenticate a printer through a wireless LAN. The methods are agreeable each other. When using WEP as an encryption method, the authentication method is able to fix to Open System or Shared Key.
  • Page 246 • Firewall It is a system that prevents an unlawful computer access in the network. To prevent, you can use the firewall function of a broadband router, the security software installed in the computer, or operation system for computer. • IEEE 802.11b International standard for wireless LAN using the 2.4 GHz frequency range with a throughput of up to 11 Mbps.
  • Page 247 ◦ Hex Specify a 10-digit or 26-digit string that can contain hexadecimal (0 to 9, A to F, and a to f). • Key Length Length of the WEP key. Select either 64 bits or 128 bits. Longer key length allows you to set a more complex WEP key.
  • Page 248 • Signal Strength The strength of the signal received by the printer from the access point is indicated with a value from 0 to 100%. • SSID Unique label for wireless LAN. It is often represented such as a network name or an access point name.
  • Page 249 • WCN (Windows Connect Now) Users running Windows Vista or later can obtain the setting information directly via wireless network (WCN-NET). • WEP/WEP Key An encryption method employed by IEEE 802.11. Shared security key used to encrypt and decrypt data sent over wireless networks. This printer supports key length of 64 bits or 128 bits, key format of ASCII code or Hexadecimal, and key number of 1 to 4.
  • Page 250 • WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) WPS is a standard for easy and secure establishment of a wireless network. There are 2 primary methods used in the Wi-Fi Protected Setup: PIN entry: a mandatory method of setup for all WPS certified devices Push button configuration (PBC): an actual push button on the hardware or through a simulated push button in the software.
  • Page 251: Restrictions

    Restrictions If you use a printer over the wireless LAN, the printer may recognize nearby wireless systems, you should set a network key (WEP or WPA/WPA2) to the access point to encrypt wireless transmission. Wireless communication with a product that does not comply with the Wi-Fi standard cannot be guaranteed. Connecting with too many computers may affect the printer performance, such as printing speed.
  • Page 252: About Firewall

    About Firewall A firewall is a function of the security software installed in the computer or operation system for computer, and is a system that is designed to prevent unauthorized access to a network. Precautions When a Firewall Function is Enabled •...
  • Page 253: Tips For Ensuring Optimal Printing Quality

    Tips for Ensuring Optimal Printing Quality Useful Information about Ink Key Points to Successful Printing Be Sure to Make Paper Settings after Loading Paper Canceling a Print Job Printer Handling Precautions Key to Enjoying Consistent Printing Quality Precautions for Safe Transport of the Printer Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 254: Useful Information About Ink

    Useful Information about Ink How is ink used for various purposes other than printing? Ink may be used for purposes other than printing. Ink is not only used for printing, but also for cleaning the print head to maintain the optimal printing quality. The printer has the function to automatically clean the ink jet nozzles to prevent clogging.
  • Page 255: Key Points To Successful Printing

    Key Points to Successful Printing Check the printer status before printing! • Is the print head OK? If a print head nozzle is clogged, print will be faint and papers will be wasted. Print the nozzle check pattern to check the print head. Maintenance Procedure •...
  • Page 256: Be Sure To Make Paper Settings After Loading Paper

    Be Sure to Make Paper Settings after Loading Paper If the media type setting is not the one for the loaded paper, printing results may not be satisfactory. After loading paper, be sure to select the appropriate media type setting for the loaded paper. Print Results Not Satisfactory There are various types of paper: paper with special coating on the surface for printing photos with optimal quality and paper suitable for documents.
  • Page 257: Canceling A Print Job

    Canceling a Print Job Never press the ON button! If you press the ON button while printing is in progress, the print data sent from the computer queues in the printer and you may not be able to continue to print. Press the RESUME/CANCEL button to cancel printing.
  • Page 258: Printer Handling Precautions

    Printer Handling Precautions Do not place any object on the print head cover! Do not place any object on the print head cover. It will fall into the rear tray when the print head cover is opened and cause the printer to malfunction. Also, place the printer where objects will not fall on it. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 259: Key To Enjoying Consistent Printing Quality

    Key to Enjoying Consistent Printing Quality The key to printing with the optimal printing quality is to prevent the print head from drying or clogging. Always observe the following rules for optimal printing quality. Never unplug the power cord until the power is turned off! If you press the ON button to turn off the power, the printer caps the print head (nozzles) automatically to prevent from drying.
  • Page 260: Precautions For Safe Transport Of The Printer

    Precautions for Safe Transport of the Printer When relocating the printer, make sure of the following. Important • Pack the printer in a sturdy box, using sufficient protective material to ensure safe transport. • With the print head and ink tank left installed in the printer, press the ON button to turn off the power. This allows the printer to automatically cap the print head, thus preventing it from drying.
  • Page 261: Legal Limitations On Use Of Your Product And Use Of Images

    Legal Limitations on Use of Your Product and Use of Images It may be unlawful to print the following documents. The list provided is non-exhaustive. When in doubt, check with a legal representative in your jurisdiction. • Paper money • Money orders •...
  • Page 262: Carrying The Printer

    Carrying the Printer Exercise sufficient care when carrying the printer. When you remove the power cord, carry the printer, or stand it up, check that the POWER lamp is off. Important • If you repeatedly remove the power cord, carry the printer, or stand it up while the POWER lamp is on or flashing, this may cause the ink to leak or the printer to break.
  • Page 263: Traveling Abroad With The Printer

    A: Power cord Please purchase a power cord that conforms to the specifications of the country or region of use. We recommend using a Canon genuine power cord. B: Universal AC adapter Universal AC adapter is not dependent on the specifications of the country or region of use.
  • Page 264: Accessories

    * Certain accessories may not be available in some countries or regions. • LK-62 This kit allows you to use the Canon printer in location where a power outlet is unavailable. The kit contains a battery pack and a battery attachment. To charge the battery, load the battery pack in the battery attachment, and attach it to the printer, and then connect the AC adapter to the printer.
  • Page 265: Specifications

    Specifications General Specifications Printing resolution (dpi) 9600* (horizontal) x 2400 (vertical) * Ink droplets can be placed with a pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum. Interface USB Port: Hi-Speed USB *1 LAN Port: Wireless LAN: IEEE802.11n / IEEE802.11g / IEEE802.11b *2 *1 A computer that complies with Hi-Speed USB standard is required.
  • Page 266: Network Specifications

    Print Head/Ink Total 1856 nozzles (PgBK 320 nozzles, Y/DyeBK each 256 nozzles, C/M each 512 nozzles) Network Specifications Communication protocol TCP/IP Wireless LAN Supported Standards: IEEE802.11n / IEEE802.11g / IEEE802.11b Frequency bandwidth: 2.4 GHz Channel: 1-11 or 1-13 * Frequency bandwidth and available channels differ depending on country or region.
  • Page 267 Display XGA 1024 x 768 Other Supported OS Some functions may not be available with each OS. Refer to the manual or the Canon web site for details on operation with iOS, Android, and Windows RT. Mobile Printing Capability Apple AirPrint...
  • Page 268: About The Administrator Password

    About the Administrator Password An administrator password "canon" is already specified for the printer at the time of purchase. Important • For security reasons, it is recommended to change the password before you use the printer. • You can change the password using one of the tools below. (Some tools may not be available depending on the printer you are using.)
  • Page 269: Printing

    Printing Printing from a Computer Printing from a Digital Camera Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 270: Printing From A Computer

    Printing from a Computer Printing with Application Software that You are Using (Printer Driver) Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 271: Printing With Application Software That You Are Using (Printer Driver)

    Printing with Application Software that You are Using (Printer Driver) Printing with Easy Setup Basic Various Printing Methods Changing the Print Quality and Correcting Image Data Overview of the Printer Driver Printer Driver Description Updating the Printer Driver Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 272: Printing With Easy Setup

    Printing with Easy Setup This section describes the simple procedure for setting the Quick Setup tab so that you can carry out appropriate printing on this printer. Check that the printer is turned on Load paper on the printer 3. Open the printer driver setup window 4.
  • Page 273 Important • The print quality settings that can be selected may differ depending on a printing profile. 6. Complete the setup Click OK. When you execute print, the document is printed with settings that match your purpose. Important • When you select the Always Print with Current Settings check box, all settings specified on the Quick Setup, Main, and Page Setup tabs are saved, and you can print with the same settings from the next time as well.
  • Page 274: Paper Settings On The Printer Driver

    Media Type in the printer driver Plain Paper (including recycled paper) Plain Paper Envelopes Envelope Canon genuine papers (Photo Printing) Media name <Model No.> Media Type in the printer driver Photo Paper Plus Glossy II <PP-201> Photo Paper Plus Glossy II Photo Paper Glossy <GP-501/GP-601>...
  • Page 275: Various Printing Methods

    Various Printing Methods Setting a Page Size and Orientation Setting the Number of Copies and Printing Order Setting the Stapling Margin Execute Borderless Printing Fit-to-Page Printing Scaled Printing Page Layout Printing Tiling/Poster Printing Booklet Printing Duplex Printing Stamp/Background Printing Registering a Stamp Registering Image Data to be Used as a Background Setting Up Envelope Printing Printing on Postcards...
  • Page 276: Setting A Page Size And Orientation

    Setting a Page Size and Orientation The paper size and orientation are essentially determined by the application software. When the page size and orientation set for Page Size and Orientation on the Page Setup tab are same as those set with the application software, you do not need to select them on the Page Setup tab.
  • Page 277: Setting The Number Of Copies And Printing Order

    Setting the Number of Copies and Printing Order The procedure for specifying the number of copies and printing order is as follows: You can also set the number of copies on the Quick Setup tab. 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2.
  • Page 278 • Print from Last Page: /Collate: 4. Complete the setup Click OK. When you execute print, the specified number of copies will be printed with the specified printing order. Important • When the application software that you used to create the document has the same function, specify the settings on the printer driver.
  • Page 279: Setting The Stapling Margin

    Setting the Stapling Margin The procedure for setting the staple side and the margin width is as follows: 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2. Specify the side to be stapled Check the position of the stapling margin from Stapling Side on the Page Setup tab. The printer analyzes the Orientation and Page Layout settings, and automatically selects the best staple position.
  • Page 280 Note • The printer automatically reduces the print area depending on the staple position margin. 4. Complete the setup Click OK on the Page Setup tab. When you execute print, the data is printed with the specified staple side and margin width. Important •...
  • Page 281: Execute Borderless Printing

    Execute Borderless Printing The borderless printing function allows you to print data without any margin by enlarging the data so that it extends slightly off the paper. In standard printing, margins are created around the document area. However, in borderless printing function, these margins are not created. When you want to print data such as a photo without providing any margin around it, set borderless printing.
  • Page 282 Check the Page Size list. When you want to change it, select another page size from the list. The list displays only sizes that can be used for borderless printing. 4. Adjust the amount of extension from the paper If necessary, adjust the amount of extension using the Amount of Extension slider. Moving the slider to the right increases the amount extending off the paper, and moving the slider to the left decreases the amount.
  • Page 283 Important • When the amount of extension is decreased, an unexpected margin may be produced on the print, depending on the size of the paper. Note • When the Amount of Extension slider is set to the leftmost position, image data will be printed in the full size.
  • Page 284: Fit-To-Page Printing

    Fit-to-Page Printing The procedure for printing a document that is automatically enlarged or reduced to fit the page size to be used is as follows: 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2. Set fit-to-page printing Select Fit-to-Page from the Page Layout list on the Page Setup tab. 3.
  • Page 285 5. Complete the setup Click OK. When you execute print, the document will be enlarged or reduced to fit to the page size. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 286: Scaled Printing

    Scaled Printing The procedure for printing a document with pages enlarged or reduced is as follows: 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2. Set scaled printing Select Scaled from the Page Layout list on the Page Setup tab. 3. Select the paper size of the document Using Page Size, select the page size that is set with your application software.
  • Page 287 • Specify a scaling factor Directly type in a value into the Scaling box. The current settings are displayed in the settings preview on the left side of the printer driver. 5. Complete the setup Click OK. When you execute print, the document will be printed with the specified scale. Important •...
  • Page 288 Note • Selecting Scaled changes the printable area of the document. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 289: Page Layout Printing

    Page Layout Printing The page layout printing function allows you to print more than one page image on a single sheet of paper. The procedure for performing page layout printing is as follows: 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2.
  • Page 290 Pages To change the number of pages to be printed on a single sheet of paper, select the number of pages from the list. Page Order To change the page arrangement order, select a placement method from the list. Page Border To print a page border around each document page, check this check box.
  • Page 291: Tiling/Poster Printing

    Tiling/Poster Printing The tiling/poster printing function allows you to enlarge image data, divide it into several pages, and print these pages on separate sheets of paper. You can also paste the pages together to create a large print like a poster. The procedure for performing tiling/poster printing is as follows: Setting Tiling/Poster Printing 1.
  • Page 292 If necessary, click Specify..., specify the following settings in the Tiling/Poster Printing dialog box, and then click OK. Image Divisions Select the number of divisions (vertical x horizontal). As the number of divisions increases, the number of sheets used for printing increases. If you are pasting pages together to create a poster, increasing the number of divisions allows you to create a larger poster.
  • Page 293 Note • Click the deleted pages to display them again. • Right-click the settings preview to select Print all pages or Delete all pages. 2. Complete the setup After completing the page selection, click OK. When you execute print, only specified pages will be printed. Important •...
  • Page 294: Booklet Printing

    Booklet Printing The booklet printing function allows you to print data for a booklet. Data is printed on both sides of the paper. This type of printing ensures that pages can be collated properly, in page number order, when the printed sheets are folded and stapled at the center.
  • Page 295 Margin for stapling Select which side should the stapling margin be on when the booklet is completed. Insert blank page To leave one side of a sheet blank, check the check box, and select the page to be left blank. Margin Enter the margin width.
  • Page 296: Duplex Printing

    Duplex Printing The procedure for printing data on both sides of a sheet of paper is as follows: You can also set duplex printing in Additional Features on the Quick Setup tab. 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2. Set duplex printing Check the Duplex Printing (Manual) check box on the Page Setup tab.
  • Page 297 Click OK on the Page Setup tab. When you execute print, the document is first printed on one side of a sheet of paper. After one side is printed, reload the paper correctly according to the message. Then click Start Printing to print the opposite side. Important •...
  • Page 298: Stamp/Background Printing

    Stamp/Background Printing Stamp or Background may be unavailable when certain printer drivers or operating environments are used. The Stamp function allows you to print a stamp text or a bitmap over or behind document data. It also allows you to print date, time and user name. The Background function allows you to print a light illustration behind the document data.
  • Page 299 3. Select a stamp Check the Stamp check box, and select the stamp to be used from the list. The current settings are displayed in the settings preview on the left side of the Page Setup tab. 4. Set the stamp details If necessary, specify the following settings, and then click OK.
  • Page 300 Select Background... button use another background or change the layout or density of a background, click this. Background first page only To print the background only on the first page, check this check box. 5. Complete the setup Click OK on the Page Setup tab. When you execute print, the data is printed with the specified background.
  • Page 301: Registering A Stamp

    Registering a Stamp This feature may be unavailable when certain printer drivers or operating environments are used. You can create and register a new stamp. You can also change and re-register some of the settings of an existing stamp. Unnecessary stamps can be deleted at any time. The procedure for registering a new stamp is as follows: Registering a New Stamp 1.
  • Page 302 4. Configure the stamp while viewing the preview window • Stamp tab Select Text, Bitmap, or Date/Time/User Name that matches your purpose for Stamp Type. ◦ For Text registration, the characters must already be entered in Stamp Text. If necessary, change the TrueType Font, Style, Size, and Outline settings.
  • Page 303 6. Complete the setup Click OK. The Stamp/Background (Stamp) dialog box opens again. The registered title appears in the Stamp list. Changing and Registering Some of Stamp Settings 1. Select the stamp for which the settings are to be changed Select the Stamp check box in the Stamp/Background (Stamp) dialog box.
  • Page 304: Registering Image Data To Be Used As A Background

    Registering Image Data to be Used as a Background This feature may be unavailable when certain printer drivers or operating environments are used. You can select a bitmap file (.bmp) and register it as a new background. You can also change and register some of the settings of an existing background.
  • Page 305 4. Select the image data to be registered to the background Click Select File..Select the target bitmap file (.bmp), and then click Open. 5. Specify the following settings while viewing the preview window Layout Method Select how the background image data is to be placed. When Custom is selected, you can set coordinates for X-Position and Y-Position.
  • Page 306 The Background Settings dialog box opens. 3. Specify each item on the Background tab while viewing the preview window 4. Save the background Click Save overwrite on the Save settings tab. When you want to save the background with a different title, enter a new title in the Title box and click Save.
  • Page 307: Setting Up Envelope Printing

    Setting Up Envelope Printing The procedure for performing envelope printing is as follows: 1. Set the paper thickness lever to the left, and load envelope on the printer 2. Open the printer driver setup window 3. Select the media type Select Envelope from Commonly Used Settings on the Quick Setup tab.
  • Page 308 To hide the guide messages, check the Do not show this message again check box. To show the guide again, click the View Printer Status button on the Maintenance tab, and start the Canon IJ Status Monitor. Then click Envelope Printing from Display Guide Message of the Option menu to enable the setting.
  • Page 309: Printing On Postcards

    Printing on Postcards This section describes the procedure for postcard printing. Load postcard on the printer 2. Open the printer driver setup window 3. Select commonly used settings Display the Quick Setup tab, and for Commonly Used Settings, select Standard. 4.
  • Page 310 Canon IJ Status Monitor. On the Option menu, choose Display Guide Message and click Hagaki Printing to enable the setting. • When printing on media other than postcards, load the media according to usage method of that media, and click Start Printing.
  • Page 311: Displaying The Print Results Before Printing

    Displaying the Print Results before Printing If you are using the XPS printer driver, replace "Canon IJ Preview" with "Canon IJ XPS Preview" when reading this information. You can display and check the print result before printing. The procedure for displaying the print result before printing is as follows: You can also set the print results display on the Quick Setup tab.
  • Page 312: Setting Paper Dimensions (Custom Size)

    Setting Paper Dimensions (Custom Size) You can specify the height and width of paper when its size cannot be selected from the Page Size. Such a paper size is called "custom size." The procedure for specifying a custom size is as follows: You can also set a custom size in Printer Paper Size on the Quick Setup tab.
  • Page 313 Important • If the application software that created the document has a function for specifying height and width values, use the application software to set the values. If the application software does not have such a function or if the document does not print correctly, perform the above procedure from the printer driver to set the values.
  • Page 314: Editing The Print Document Or Reprinting From The Print History

    Editing the Print Document or Reprinting from the Print History This function is unavailable when the standard IJ printer driver is used. In the Canon IJ XPS preview window, you can edit the print document or retrieve the document print history to print the document.
  • Page 315 Check the Preview before printing check box on the Main tab. 3. Complete the setup Click OK. The Canon IJ XPS Preview will start and the print result will be displayed before printing. 4. Editing print documents and print pages • Combining print documents You can combine multiple print documents to form a single document.
  • Page 316 Check the preview before printing. • Depending on the print settings of the print document, some functions may not be available in the Canon IJ XPS preview. Note • You can rename Document Name to any name.
  • Page 317: Changing The Print Quality And Correcting Image Data

    Changing the Print Quality and Correcting Image Data Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Printing a Color Document in Monochrome Specifying Color Correction Optimal Photo Printing of Image Data Adjusting Colors with the Printer Driver Printing with ICC Profiles Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Color Balance Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity...
  • Page 318: Setting The Print Quality Level (Custom)

    Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) The print quality level can be set in the Custom. The procedure for setting the print quality level is as follows: 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2. Select the print quality On the Main tab, select Custom for Print Quality, and click Set..The Custom dialog box opens.
  • Page 319 Related Topics Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity Adjusting Contrast Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 320: Printing A Color Document In Monochrome

    Printing a Color Document in Monochrome The procedure for printing a color document in monochrome is as follows: You can also set a grayscale printing in Additional Features on the Quick Setup tab. 1. Open the printer driver setup window 2.
  • Page 321 Note • During Grayscale Printing, inks other than black ink may be used as well. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 322: Specifying Color Correction

    You can specify the color correction method suited to the type of document to be printed. Normally, the printer driver adjusts the colors by using Canon Digital Photo Color so that data is printed with color tints that most people prefer. This method is suitable for printing sRGB data.
  • Page 323 Driver Matching With Canon Digital Photo Color, you can print sRGB data with color tints that most people prefer. ICM (ICC Profile Matching) Adjusts the colors by using an ICC profile when printing. Specify the input profile to be used.
  • Page 324: Optimal Photo Printing Of Image Data

    Describes the procedure for printing sRGB data by using the color correction function of the printer driver. • To print using Canon Digital Photo Color The printer prints data with color tints that most people prefer, reproducing colors of the original image data and producing three-dimensional effects and high, sharp contrasts.
  • Page 325: Adjusting Colors With The Printer Driver

    You can specify the color correction function of the printer driver to print sRGB data with color tints that most people prefer through the use of Canon Digital Photo Color. When printing from an application software that can identify ICC profiles and allows you to specify them, use a printing ICC profile in the application software, and select settings for color management.
  • Page 326 Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity Adjusting Contrast Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 327: Printing With Icc Profiles

    Specify an ICC Profile from the Application Software and Print the Data When you print the editing and touch-up results of Adobe Photoshop, Canon Digital Photo Professional, or any application software that allows you to specify input and printing ICC profiles, you print by effectively using the color space of the input ICC profile specified in the image data.
  • Page 328 5. Complete the setup Click OK on the Main tab. When you execute print, the printer uses the color space of the image data. Specify an ICC Profile with the Printer Driver, and then Print Print from an application software that cannot identify input ICC profiles or does allow you to specify one by using the color space of the input ICC profile (sRGB) found in the data.
  • Page 329 Important • When the application software specifies an input profile, the input profile setting of the printer driver becomes invalid. • When no input ICC profiles are installed on your computer, Adobe RGB (1998) will not be displayed. 5. Set the other items If necessary, click Color Adjustment tab, and adjust Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Brightness, Intensity, and Contrast settings, and then click OK.
  • Page 330: Adjusting Color Balance

    Adjusting Color Balance You can adjust the color tints when printing. Since this function adjusts color balance of the output by changing the ink ratios of each color, it changes the total color balance of the document. Use the application software when you want to change the color balance significantly.
  • Page 331 There are individual sliders for Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow. Each color becomes stronger when the corresponding slider is moved to the right, and becomes weaker when the corresponding slider is moved to the left. For example, when cyan becomes weaker, the color red becomes stronger. You can also directly enter a value linked to the slider.
  • Page 332: Adjusting Color Balance Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver)

    Adjusting Color Balance Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) You can look at the print results of pattern print and adjust the color balance. When you change the color balance or intensity/contrast of a document, the pattern print function prints the adjustment results in a list, together with the adjustment values.
  • Page 333 4. Setting pattern print When the Pattern Print dialog box opens, set the following items, and then click OK. Parameters to Adjust Select Cyan/Magenta/Yellow. Important • When the Grayscale Printing check box on the Main tab is checked, Cyan/Magenta/Yellow appear grayed out and are unavailable. Printer Paper Size Select the paper size to be used for pattern printing.
  • Page 334 Note • Large is about double the size of Medium, and Small is about half the size of Medium. 5. Checking the print results of pattern print On the Color Adjustment tab, select OK to close the Manual Color Adjustment dialog box. On the Main tab, select OK, and then execute printing.
  • Page 335 Note • You can also set color balance on the Quick Setup tab by choosing Photo Printing under Commonly Used Settings, and then choosing Color/Intensity Manual Adjustment under Additional Features. 7. Complete the setup Click OK on the Main tab. Then when you execute printing, the document is printed with the color balance that was adjusted by the pattern print function.
  • Page 336: Adjusting Brightness

    Adjusting Brightness You can change the brightness of the overall image data during printing. This function does not change pure white or pure black but it changes the brightness of the intermediate colors. The following sample shows the print result when the brightness setting is changed. Light is selected Normal is selected Dark is selected...
  • Page 337 4. Complete the setup Click OK on the Main tab. When you execute print, the data is printed at the specified brightness. Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Intensity Adjusting Contrast Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 338: Adjusting Intensity

    Adjusting Intensity You can dilute (brighten) or intensify (darken) the colors of the overall image data during printing. The following sample shows the case when the intensity is increased so that all colors become more intense when the image data is printed. No adjustment Higher intensity The procedure for adjusting intensity is as follows:...
  • Page 339 4. Complete the setup Click OK on the Main tab. When you execute print, the image data is printed with the adjusted intensity. Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Color Balance Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Contrast Adjusting Intensity/Contrast Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver)
  • Page 340: Adjusting Contrast

    Adjusting Contrast You can adjust the image contrast during printing. To make the differences between the light and dark portions of images greater and more distinct, increase the contrast. On the other hand, to make the differences between the light and dark portions of images smaller and less distinct, reduce the contrast.
  • Page 341 After adjusting each color, click OK. 4. Complete the setup Click OK on the Main tab. When you execute print, the image is printed with the adjusted contrast. Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Color Balance Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity...
  • Page 342: Adjusting Intensity/Contrast Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver)

    Adjusting Intensity/Contrast Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) You can look at the print results of pattern print and adjust the intensity/contrast. When you change the color balance or intensity/contrast of a document, the pattern print function prints the adjustment results in a list, together with the adjustment values. Described below is the procedure for adjusting the intensity/contrast while looking at the pattern.
  • Page 343 4. Setting pattern print When the Pattern Print dialog box opens, set the following items, and then click OK. Parameters to Adjust Select Intensity/Contrast. Printer Paper Size Select the paper size to be used for pattern printing. Note • Depending on the paper size selected on the Page Setup tab, there may be sizes that cannot be selected.
  • Page 344 On the Color Adjustment tab, select OK to close the Manual Color Adjustment dialog box. On the Main tab, select OK, and then execute printing. The printer then prints a pattern in which the intensity/contrast that you set is the center value. 6.
  • Page 345 Note • You can also set intensity/contrast on the Quick Setup tab by choosing Photo Printing under Commonly Used Settings, and then choosing Color/Intensity Manual Adjustment under Additional Features. 7. Complete the setup Click OK on the Main tab. Then when you execute printing, the document is printed with the intensity/contrast that was adjusted by the pattern print function.
  • Page 346: Overview Of The Printer Driver

    Overview of the Printer Driver Canon IJ Printer Driver How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window Canon IJ Status Monitor Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer Canon IJ Preview Deleting the Undesired Print Job Instructions for Use (Printer Driver)
  • Page 347: Canon Ij Printer Driver

    Canon IJ Printer Driver The Canon IJ printer driver (called printer driver below) is a software that is installed on your computer for printing data with this printer. The printer driver converts the print data created by your application software into data that your printer can understand, and sends the converted data to the printer.
  • Page 348: How To Open The Printer Driver Setup Window

    How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window You can display the printer driver setup window from the application software in use or from the printer icon. Open the Printer Driver Setup Window through the Application Software Follow the procedure below to configure printing profile when printing. 1.
  • Page 349: Canon Ij Status Monitor

    Canon IJ Status Monitor The Canon IJ Status Monitor is an application software that shows the status of the printer and the progress of printing. You will know the status of the printer with graphics, icons, and messages. Launching the Canon IJ Status Monitor The Canon IJ Status Monitor launches automatically when print data is sent to the printer.
  • Page 350 Ink Details dialog box. In such cases, take the appropriate action as described on the screen. Note • You can also display the Ink Details dialog box by selecting the ink icon on the Canon IJ Status Monitor. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 351: Canon Ij Preview

    Canon IJ Preview The Canon IJ Preview is an application software that displays what the print result will look like before a document is actually printed. The preview reflects the information that is set within the printer driver and allows you to check the document layout, print order, and number of pages.
  • Page 352: Deleting The Undesired Print Job

    Deleting the Undesired Print Job If you are using the XPS printer driver, replace "Canon IJ Status Monitor" with "Canon IJ XPS Status Monitor" when reading this information. If the printer does not start printing, canceled or failed print job data may be remaining.
  • Page 353: Instructions For Use (Printer Driver)

    • Disable ICM required from the application software cannot be used when the XPS printer driver is used. • Do not start up the Canon IJ Network Tool while printing. • Do not print when the Canon IJ Network Tool is running.
  • Page 354 2. Open the printer driver setup window, and on the Page Setup tab, set Page Size to the same paper size that you specified in Word. 3. Set the Page Layout that you want, and then click OK to close the window. 4.
  • Page 355: Printer Driver Description

    Printer Driver Description Quick Setup tab Description Main tab Description Page Setup tab Description Maintenance tab Description Canon IJ Preview Description Canon IJ XPS Preview Description Canon IJ Status Monitor Description Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 356: Quick Setup Tab Description

    Quick Setup tab Description The Quick Setup tab is for registering commonly used print settings. When you select a registered setting, the printer automatically switches to the preset items. Commonly Used Settings The names and icons of frequently used printing profiles are registered. When you select a printing profile according to the purpose of the document, settings that match the purpose are applied.
  • Page 357 Check this check box to display a preview before printing. Uncheck this check box if you do not want to display a preview. Important • To use the Canon IJ XPS Preview, you must have Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Client Profile installed on your computer. Additional Features Displays the frequently used, convenient functions for the printing profile that you selected for Commonly Used Settings on the Quick Setup tab.
  • Page 358 4-on-1 Printing Prints four pages of the document, side by side, on one sheet of paper. To change the page sequence, click the Page Setup tab, select Page Layout for Page Layout, and click Specify..Then in the Page Layout Printing dialog box that appears, specify the Page Order.
  • Page 359 Landscape Prints the document by rotating it 90 degrees relative to the paper feed direction. You can change the rotation direction by going to the Maintenance tab, opening the Custom Settings dialog box, and then using Rotate 90 degrees left when orientation is [Landscape] check box.
  • Page 360 Save Commonly Used Settings dialog box This dialog box allows you to save the information that you set on the Quick Setup, Main, and Page Setup tabs and add the information to the Commonly Used Settings list on the Quick Setup tab. Name Enter the name for the printing profile you wish to save.
  • Page 361 Paper Size Specifies the Width and the Height of the custom paper. Measurement is shown according to the units specified in Units. Related Topics Printing with Easy Setup Setting a Page Size and Orientation Setting the Number of Copies and Printing Order Execute Borderless Printing Duplex Printing Setting Up Envelope Printing...
  • Page 362: Main Tab Description

    Main tab Description The Main tab allows you to create a basic print setup in accordance with the media type. Unless special printing is required, normal printing can be performed just by setting the items on this tab. Settings Preview The paper illustration shows how the original will be laid out on a sheet of paper.
  • Page 363 Shows what the print result will look like before you actually print the data. Check this check box to display a preview before printing. Important • To use the Canon IJ XPS Preview, you must have Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Client Profile installed on your computer. Defaults Restores all the settings you have changed to their default values.
  • Page 364: Color Adjustment Tab

    Note • The High, Standard, or Draft print quality modes are linked with the slider bar. Therefore when the slider bar is moved, the corresponding quality and value are displayed on the left. This is the same as when the corresponding radio button is selected for Print Quality on the Main tab. Color Adjustment Tab This tab allows you to adjust the color balance by changing the settings of the Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Brightness, Intensity, and Contrast options.
  • Page 365 Contrast Adjusts the contrast between light and dark in the image to be printed. Moving the slider to the right increases the contrast, moving the slider to the left decreases the contrast. You can also directly enter a value linked to the slider. Enter a value in the range from -50 to 50. Print a pattern for color adjustment When the color balance or intensity/contrast is changed, the pattern printing function prints a list of the adjustment results along with the adjustment values.
  • Page 366 • When Grayscale Printing is checked on the Main tab, Color Correction appears grayed out and is unavailable. Driver Matching With Canon Digital Photo Color, you can print sRGB data with color tints that most people prefer. ICM (ICC Profile Matching) Adjusts the colors by using an ICC profile when printing.
  • Page 367 Note • In the XPS printer driver, ICM has become ICC Profile Matching. Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity Adjusting Contrast Adjusting Color Balance Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) Adjusting Intensity/Contrast Using Sample Patterns (Printer Driver) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Colors with the Printer Driver Printing with ICC Profiles...
  • Page 368: Page Setup Tab Description

    Page Setup tab Description The Page Setup tab allows you to determine how a document is to be arranged on the paper. Also, this tab allows you to set the number of copies and the order of printing. If the application which created the document has a similar function, set them with the application.
  • Page 369 Rotate 180 degrees Prints the document by rotating it 180 degrees against the paper feed direction. The width of print area and the amount of extension that are configured in other application software will be reversed vertically and horizontally. Printer Paper Size Selects the size of paper actually loaded into the printer.
  • Page 370 Tiling/Poster This function enables you to enlarge the image data and divide the enlarged data into several pages to be printed. You can also glue together these sheets of paper to create large printed matter, such as a poster. Specify... Opens the Tiling/Poster Printing dialog box.
  • Page 371 Print Options... Opens the Print Options dialog box. Changes detailed printer driver settings for print data that is sent from applications. Stamp/Background... (Stamp...) Opens the Stamp/Background (Stamp) dialog box. The Stamp function allows you to print a stamp text or a bitmap over or behind document data. It also allows you to print date, time and user name.
  • Page 372 Preview Icon Shows the settings of the Tiling/Poster Printing dialog box. You can check what the print result will look like. Image Divisions Select the number of divisions (vertical x horizontal). As the number of divisions increases, the number of sheets used for printing increases. If you are pasting pages together to create a poster, increasing the number of divisions allows you to create a larger poster.
  • Page 373 Page Border Prints a page border line around each document page. Check this check box to print the page border line. Specify Margin dialog box This dialog box allows you to specify the margin width for the side to be stapled. If a document does not fit on one page, the document is reduced when printed.
  • Page 374 Do not allow application software to compress print data Compression of the application software print data is prohibited. If the print result has missing image data or unintended colors, selecting this check box may improve the condition. Important • Uncheck this check box under normal circumstances. Note •...
  • Page 375 Stamp/Background (Stamp...) dialog box The Stamp/Background (Stamp...) dialog box allows you to print a stamp and/or background over or behind the document pages. In addition to the pre-registered ones, you can register and use your original stamp or background. Note •...
  • Page 376: Stamp Tab

    Background first page only Selects whether to print the background on the first page only or print on all pages when the document has two or more pages. Check the Background check box to enable this. Check this check box to print a background on the first page only. Stamp Tab The Stamp tab allows you to set the text and bitmap file (.bmp) to be used for a stamp.
  • Page 377 Size Adjusts the size of the bitmap file to be used as a stamp. Moving the slider to the right increases the size, moving the slider to the left decreases the size. Transparent white area Specifies whether to make white-filled areas of the bitmap transparent. Check this check box to make white-filled areas of the bitmap transparent.
  • Page 378 Save/Save overwrite Saves the stamp. Enter a title in Title, and then click this button. Delete Deletes an unnecessary stamp. Specify the title of an unnecessary stamp from the Stamps list, and click this button. Background Tab The Background tab allows you to select a bitmap file (.bmp) to be used as a background or determine how to print the selected background.
  • Page 379 Save/Save overwrite Saves the image data as a background. After inserting the Title, click this button. Delete Deletes an unnecessary background. Specify the title of an unnecessary background from the Backgrounds list, and then click this button. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 380: Maintenance Tab Description

    Maintenance tab Description The Maintenance tab allows you to perform printer maintenance or change the settings of the printer. Cleaning Performs print head cleaning. Print head cleaning removes any blockage in the print head nozzles. Perform cleaning when printing becomes faint, or a specific color fails to print, even though all ink levels are sufficiently high.
  • Page 381 Align the print head immediately after installing the print head. When you click Print Head Alignment, the Start Print Head Alignment dialog box is displayed. Nozzle Check Prints a nozzle check pattern. Perform this function if printing becomes faint or a specific color fails to print. Print a nozzle check pattern, and check whether the print head is working properly.
  • Page 382 If this happens, click OK to display the most recent settings specified on your computer. View Print History This function starts the Canon IJ XPS preview, and displays the print history. Note • You can use this function only with the XPS printer driver.
  • Page 383: Initial Check Items

    Note • If you are using the XPS printer driver, the "Canon IJ Status Monitor" becomes the "Canon IJ XPS Status Monitor". About Opens the About dialog box. The version of the printer driver, plus a copyright notice, can be checked.
  • Page 384 Note • If you do not know how to analyze the printed pattern, see Aligning the Print Head Position from Your Computer. Initial Check Items Before running Nozzle Check, check that the printer power is on, and open the cover of the printer. Check the following items for each ink.
  • Page 385 Use quiet mode during specified hours Select this option when you wish to reduce the operating noise of the printer during a specified period of time. Set the Start time and the End time of the quiet mode you wish to be activated. If both are set to the same time, the quiet mode will not function.
  • Page 386 Language Specifies the language you wish to use in the printer driver setup window. Important • If the font for displaying the language of your choice is not installed in your system, the characters will be garbled. Related Topics Cleaning the Print Heads from Your Computer Aligning the Print Head Position from Your Computer Use Your Computer to Print a Nozzle Check Pattern Setting the Ink Usage Control...
  • Page 387: Canon Ij Preview Description

    Canon IJ Preview Description Canon IJ Preview is an application software that displays what the print result will look like before a document is actually printed. The preview reflects the information that is set within the printer driver and allows you to check the document layout, print order, and number of pages.
  • Page 388 This screen also allows you to change the media type and paper source settings. Help Menu When you select this menu item, the Help window for Canon IJ Preview is displayed, and you can check the version and copyright information.
  • Page 389 Start Printing button Prints the documents selected in the document list. The printed documents are deleted from the list, and when all documents are printed, the Canon IJ XPS Preview closes. Cancel Printing button Ends the Canon IJ Preview, and cancels the printing of the document that is displayed on the preview screen.
  • Page 390: Canon Ij Xps Preview Description

    Canon IJ XPS Preview Description Canon IJ XPS Preview is an application software that displays what the print result will look like before a document is actually printed. The preview reflects the information which is set within the printer driver and allows you to check the document layout, print order, and number of pages.
  • Page 391 Adds the document saved in the print history to the document list. Exit Ends the Canon IJ XPS Preview. The documents remaining in the document list will be deleted from the list. This command has the same function as the Exit in the print settings area.
  • Page 392 Delete Document Deletes the selected document from the document list. If the document list contains only one document, the document is grayed out and cannot be selected. This command has the same function as the (Delete Document) on the toolbar. Grayscale Printing Allows you to change the monochrome print settings.
  • Page 393 Move to Last Moves the currently selected page to the end of the document. If the currently selected page is the last page, this command is grayed out and cannot be selected. View Menu Selects the documents and pages to be displayed. Documents Use the following command to select the document to display.
  • Page 394 Select Page Information, Layout, or Manual Color Adjustment. Help Menu When you select this menu item, the Help window for Canon IJ XPS Preview is displayed, and you can check the version and copyright information. (Print) Prints the documents selected in the document list.
  • Page 395 If the document list contains only one document, the document is grayed out and cannot be selected. (Reset Documents) Returns the document selected in the document list to their status before they were added to the Canon IJ XPS Preview.
  • Page 396 Pages Displays the number of pages in the print document. Important • The number displayed in Pages and the output page count are different. • To check the output page count, check the status bar at the bottom of the preview window. Status Displays the status of the print documents.
  • Page 397 The documents remaining in the document list will be deleted from the list. Print Prints the documents selected in the document list. The printed documents are deleted from the list, and when all documents are printed, the Canon IJ XPS Preview closes. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 398: Canon Ij Status Monitor Description

    Icons and messages are displayed when ink is running low (ink level warning). Canon IJ Status Monitor Overview Canon IJ Status Monitor allows you to check the status of the printer and ink with graphics and messages. You can check the information on the printing document and the printing progress during printing.
  • Page 399 Once the print data has been sent, the button is grayed out and becomes unavailable. Option Menu If you select Enable Status Monitor, when a printer related message is generated the Canon IJ Status Monitor starts. When Enable Status Monitor is selected, following commands are available.
  • Page 400 Closes the Ink Details dialog box to return to Canon IJ Status Monitor. Help Menu When you select this menu item, the Help window for Canon IJ Status Monitor is displayed, and you can check the version and copyright information.
  • Page 401: Updating The Printer Driver

    Updating the Printer Driver Obtaining the Latest Printer Driver Deleting the Unnecessary Printer Driver Before Installing the Printer Driver Installing the Printer Driver Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 402: Obtaining The Latest Printer Driver

    Obtaining the Latest Printer Driver By updating the printer driver to the latest version of the printer driver, unresolved problems may be solved. You can check the version of the printer driver by clicking the About button on the Maintenance tab. You can access our website and download the latest printer driver for your model.
  • Page 403: Deleting The Unnecessary Printer Driver

    Deleting the Unnecessary Printer Driver The printer driver which you no longer use can be deleted. When deleting the printer driver, first exit all programs that are running. The procedure to delete the unnecessary printer driver is as follows: 1. Start the uninstaller •...
  • Page 404: Before Installing The Printer Driver

    Before Installing the Printer Driver This section describes the items that you should check before installing the printer driver. You should also refer to this section if the printer driver cannot be installed. Checking the Printer Status • Turn off the printer. Checking the Personal Computer Settings •...
  • Page 405: Installing The Printer Driver

    Installing the Printer Driver You can access our web site through the Internet and download the latest printer driver and XPS printer driver for your model. The procedure for installing the downloaded printer driver is as follows: 1. Turn off the printer 2.
  • Page 406: Printing From A Digital Camera

    Printing from a Digital Camera Printing Photographs Directly from a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device About PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Print Settings Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 407: Printing Photographs Directly From A Pictbridge (Wireless Lan) Compliant Device

    Printing Photographs Directly from a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device You can connect a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device such as a digital camera, camcorder, or mobile phone to the printer through wireless LAN, and print recorded images directly without using a computer.
  • Page 408 You can perform settings using the menu on the LCD of your PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device. Select the size and type of paper that you loaded in the printer. Settings on a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device 5. Start printing from your PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 409: About Pictbridge (Wireless Lan) Print Settings

    PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device, refer to the instructions given in the device's instruction manual. Note • In the following description, names of setting items are given according to those used in Canon-brand PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant devices. Setting item names may be different depending on the brand or model of your device.
  • Page 410 *2 Can be selected only on certain Canon-brand PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant devices. (May not be selected depending on the device.)
  • Page 411: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting The Printer Cannot Be Powered On Printing Does Not Start Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error Occurs Print Results Not Satisfactory Ink Is Not Ejected Paper Jams If an Error Occurs Search Each Function Problems with Network Communication Problems with Printing Problems with Printing Quality Problems with the Printer...
  • Page 412: Problems With Network Communication

    Problems with Network Communication Problems with the Printer While Using with Network Cannot Detect a Printer on a Network Other Problems with Network Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 413: Problems With The Printer While Using With Network

    Problems with the Printer While Using with Network The Printer Stopped Working Suddenly Ink Remaining Level Is Not Displayed on Printer Status Monitor of the Printer Printing Speed Is Slow Cannot Use the Printer on Replacing an Access Point or Changing Its settings Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 414: The Printer Stopped Working Suddenly

    The Printer Stopped Working Suddenly Cannot Communicate with the Printer After the Network Settings Are Changed Cannot Communicate with the Printer over the Wireless LAN Cannot Communicate with the Printer Using the Access Point Mode Cannot Print from a Computer Connected to the Network Cannot Communicate with the Printer After the Network Settings Are Changed It may take a while for the computer to obtain the IP address, or you may need to restart your computer.
  • Page 415 Make sure that the firewall of the security software is disabled. Check10 If the firewall function of your security software is turned on, a message may appear warning that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If the warning message appears, set the security software to always allow access.
  • Page 416 2. Press and hold the Wi-Fi button, then release the button when the Alarm lamp flashes 3 times. When the POWER lamp changed from flashing to lit, the access point mode is enabled. Is the printer selected to connect external communication devices (e.g. Check3 computers, smartphones, or tablets)? Select an access point name (SSID) specified for the printer as a destination for external communication...
  • Page 417: Ink Remaining Level Is Not Displayed On Printer Status Monitor Of The Printer

    Ink Remaining Level Is Not Displayed on Printer Status Monitor of the Printer Use the printer driver with bidirectional communication. Select Enable bidirectional support in the Ports sheet of the properties dialog box of the printer driver. How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 418: Printing Speed Is Slow

    Printing Speed Is Slow The printer may be printing out a large job issued from another computer. Check1 Make sure that the radio status is good and adjust the installation positions Check2 while monitoring the radio status with IJ Network Tool. Monitoring Wireless Network Status Make sure that there is no barrier or obstacle between the access point and the printer.
  • Page 419: Cannot Use The Printer On Replacing An Access Point Or Changing Its Settings

    Cannot Use the Printer on Replacing an Access Point or Changing Its settings When you replace an access point, perform network setup of the printer again. Perform network setup again with the Setup CD-ROM or perform it again according to the instructions on our website.
  • Page 420: Cannot Detect A Printer On A Network

    Cannot Detect a Printer on a Network Cannot Detect the Printer When Setting up Network Communication The Printer Cannot Be Detected in the Wireless LAN Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 421: Cannot Detect The Printer When Setting Up Network Communication

    Cannot Detect the Printer When Setting up Network Communication If the printer could not be detected on the network when setting up the network communication, confirm the network settings before redetecting the printer. Cannot Detect the Printer during Wireless LAN Setup: Check 1 Important •...
  • Page 422: Cannot Detect The Printer During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 1

    Cannot Detect the Printer during Wireless LAN Setup: Check 1 Are the computer and network device (router, access point, etc.) configured and can the computer connect to the network? Make sure that you can view web pages on your computer. If you cannot view any web pages: Configure the computer and network device.
  • Page 423: Cannot Detect The Printer During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 2

    • When the message does not appear on your computer: Cancel to set up, then set the security software to allow Canon software* to access the network. * On the Setup CD-ROM, select win > Driver > DrvSetup, then set the security software to allow the file Setup.exe or Setup64.exe to access the network.
  • Page 424: Cannot Detect The Printer During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 3

    Cannot Detect the Printer during Wireless LAN Setup: Check 3 Check the settings of the access point. Check the settings of the access point for the network connection such as IP address filtering, MAC address filtering, or DHCP function. Make sure that the radio channel of the access point and that assigned to the printer are the same. For details on how to check the settings of the access point, refer to the instruction manual supplied with the access point or contact its manufacturer.
  • Page 425: The Printer Cannot Be Detected In The Wireless Lan

    If not, perform setup with the Setup CD-ROM or perform it according to the instructions on our website. When using IJ Network Tool, click Update to search for the printer again. Check5 Canon IJ Network Tool Screen When searching for a printer over a network, make sure that the printer is Check6 associated with the port.
  • Page 426 Make sure that the firewall of the security software is disabled. Check13 If the firewall function of your security software is turned on, a message may appear warning that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If the warning message appears, set the security software to always allow access.
  • Page 427: Other Problems With Network

    Other Problems with Network Forgot an Access Point Name, SSID, or a Network Key The Message Is Displayed on the Computer Screen During Setup The Administrator Password Set to the Printer Was Forgotten Checking Information about the Network How to Restore the Printer's Network Settings to Factory Default Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 428: Forgot An Access Point Name, Ssid, Or A Network Key

    Forgot an Access Point Name, SSID, or a Network Key Cannot Connect with an Access Point to Which a WEP or WPA/WPA2 Key Is Set (You Forgot the WEP or WPA/WPA2 Key) How to Set an Encryption Key Cannot Connect with an Access Point to Which a WEP or WPA/WPA2 Key Is Set (You Forgot the WEP or WPA/WPA2 Key) For information on how to set up the access point, refer to the instruction manual provided with the access point or contact its manufacturer.
  • Page 429: The Message Is Displayed On The Computer Screen During Setup

    The Message Is Displayed on the Computer Screen During Setup The Enter Password Screen Is Displayed During Setup The Screen for Setting the Encryption Is Displayed After Selecting the Access Point in the Search Screen "You are connecting the machine to the non encrypted wireless network" Is Displayed The Enter Password Screen Is Displayed During Setup The following screen is displayed if an administrator password is set to the printer which has already been set up to use via a network.
  • Page 430: The Administrator Password Set To The Printer Was Forgotten

    The Administrator Password Set to the Printer Was Forgotten Initialize the printer settings. Initializing the Printer Settings After initializing the printer settings, perform setup with the Setup CD-ROM or perform it according to the instructions on our website. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 431: Checking Information About The Network

    To display the network setting information using IJ Network Tool, select Network Information on the View menu. Canon IJ Network Tool Screen Checking the IP Address or the MAC Address of the Computer To check the IP address or MAC address assigned to the computer, follow the procedure below.
  • Page 432 "XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX" is the IP address of the target device. If the communication is available, a message such as the following is displayed. Reply from XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX: bytes=32 time=10ms TTL=255 When Request timed out is displayed, the communication is not available. Checking the Network Setting Information To check the network setting information of the printer, print out the network setting information.
  • Page 433: How To Restore The Printer's Network Settings To Factory Default

    How to Restore the Printer's Network Settings to Factory Default Important • Note that initialization erases all network settings on the printer, and printing operation from a computer over network may become impossible. To use the printer over network, perform setup with the Setup CD-ROM or perform it according to the instructions on our website.
  • Page 434: Problems With Printing

    Problems with Printing Printing Does Not Start Paper Jams Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error Occurs Printing Stops Before It Is Completed Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 435: Printing Does Not Start

    Check5 The printer will not print properly if you are using a printer driver for a different printer. Make sure that "Canon XXX series" (where "XXX" is your printer's name) is selected in the Print dialog box. Note • To make the printer the one selected by default, select Set as Default Printer.
  • Page 436 Properties. 4. Click the Ports tab to confirm the port settings. Make sure that a port named "USBnnn" (where "n" is a number) with "Canon XXX series" appearing in the Printer column is selected for Print to the following port(s).
  • Page 437: Paper Jams

    Paper Jams When paper is jammed, the Alarm lamp flashes and a troubleshooting message is displayed on the computer screen automatically. Take the appropriate action described in the message. For details on how to remove the jammed paper, refer to Support Code List (When Paper Is Jammed).
  • Page 438: Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error Occurs

    Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error Occurs Make sure that paper is loaded. Check1 Loading Paper Make sure of the following when you load paper. Check2 • When loading two or more sheets of paper, flip through the paper before loading. •...
  • Page 439 If the paper tears in the rear tray, see Paper Jams to remove it. If there are any foreign objects in the rear tray, be sure to turn off the printer, unplug it from the power supply, then remove the foreign object. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, detach the battery, then remove the foreign object.
  • Page 440: Printing Stops Before It Is Completed

    Printing Stops Before It Is Completed Is the paper loaded? Check1 Make sure that paper is loaded. If the printer has run out of paper, load paper. Do the printing documents have lots of photographs or illustrations? Check2 As printing large data such as photos or graphics takes time for the printer and the computer to process, the printer may appear to have stopped operating.
  • Page 441: Problems With Printing Quality

    Problems with Printing Quality Print Results Not Satisfactory Ink Is Not Ejected Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 442: Print Results Not Satisfactory

    Print Results Not Satisfactory If the print result is not satisfactory due to white streaks, misaligned lines, or uneven colors, confirm the paper and print quality settings first. Do the page size and media type settings match the size and type of the loaded Check1 paper? When these settings are incorrect, you cannot obtain a proper print result.
  • Page 443: Cannot Print To End Of Job

    Cannot Print to End of Job Select the setting not to compress the printing data. Check1 If you select the setting not to compress the printing data with an application software you are using, the printing result may be improved. Click Print Options on the Page Setup sheet on the printer driver.
  • Page 444: No Printing Results/Printing Is Blurred/Colors Are Wrong/White Streaks

    No Printing Results/Printing Is Blurred/Colors Are Wrong/White Streaks No Printing Results Printing Is Blurred Colors Are Wrong White Streaks Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 445 Did you confirm the paper and print quality settings? Check1 Print Results Not Satisfactory Print the Nozzle Check Pattern and perform any necessary maintenance Check2 operations such as Print Head Cleaning. Print the Nozzle Check Pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzles. Refer to When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors Are Incorrect for the Nozzle Check Pattern printing, Print Head...
  • Page 446: Lines Are Misaligned

    Lines Are Misaligned Did you confirm the paper and print quality settings? Check1 Print Results Not Satisfactory Perform Print Head Alignment. Check2 If printed lines are misaligned or print results are otherwise unsatisfactory, adjust the print head position. Aligning the Print Head Note •...
  • Page 447: Line Does Not Print Or Prints Partially

    Line Does Not Print or Prints Partially Is the Page Layout Printing performed or the Binding margin function used? Check1 When the Page Layout Printing or Binding margin function is being used, thin lines may not be printed. Try thickening the lines in the document. Is the size of the print data extremely large? Check2 Click Print Options on the Page Setup sheet on the printer driver.
  • Page 448: Image Does Not Print Or Prints Partially

    Image Does Not Print or Prints Partially Select the setting not to compress the printing data. Check1 If you select the setting not to compress the printing data with an application software you are using, the printing result may be improved. Click Print Options on the Page Setup sheet on the printer driver.
  • Page 449: Printed Paper Curls Or Has Ink Blots

    Is Photo Paper used for printing photographs? Check3 When printing data with high color saturation such as photographs or images in deep color, we recommend using Photo Paper Plus Glossy II or other Canon speciality paper. Media Types You Can Use Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 450: Paper Is Smudged/Printed Surface Is Scratched

    Paper Is Smudged/Printed Surface Is Scratched Paper Is Smudged The Edges of Paper Are Smudged Printed Surface Is Smudged Printed Surface Is Scratched Did you confirm the paper and print quality settings? Check1 Print Results Not Satisfactory Is the appropriate type of paper used? Check the followings: Check2 •...
  • Page 451 1. Roll up the paper in the opposite direction to the paper curl as shown below. 2. Check that the paper is now flat. We recommend printing curl-corrected paper one sheet at a time. Note • Depending on the media type, the paper may be smudged or may not be fed properly even if it is not curled inward.
  • Page 452 Reset the paper thickness lever to the right when you finish printing. If the paper thickness lever is not set back to the right, the inside of the printer is more likely to get dirty due to the wider clearance between the print head and the loaded paper.
  • Page 453: Back Of The Paper Is Smudged

    Back of the Paper Is Smudged Did you confirm the paper and print quality settings? Check1 Print Results Not Satisfactory Perform the Bottom Plate Cleaning to clean the inside of the printer. Check2 Cleaning the Inside of the Printer (Bottom Plate Cleaning) Note •...
  • Page 454: Colors Are Uneven Or Streaked

    Colors Are Uneven or Streaked Colors Are Uneven Colors Are Streaked Did you confirm the paper and print quality settings? Check1 Print Results Not Satisfactory Print the Nozzle Check Pattern and perform any necessary maintenance Check2 operations such as Print Head Cleaning. Print the Nozzle Check Pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzles.
  • Page 455 If Print Head Deep Cleaning does not resolve the problem, the print head may be damaged. Contact the service center. Perform Print Head Alignment. Check3 Aligning the Print Head Note • If the problem is not resolved after performing the Print Head Alignment, perform Print Head Alignment manually referring to Aligning the Print Head Position from Your Computer.
  • Page 456: Ink Is Not Ejected

    Ink Is Not Ejected Has the ink run out? Check1 Open the print head cover, then check the status of ink lamp. Checking the Ink Status Are the print head nozzles clogged? Check2 Print the Nozzle Check Pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzles. Refer to When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors Are Incorrect for the Nozzle Check Pattern printing, Print Head...
  • Page 457: Problems With The Printer

    Problems with the Printer The Printer Cannot Be Powered On The Printer Turns Off Unintentionally Cannot Connect to Computer with a USB Cable Properly Cannot Communicate with the Printer with USB Connection Print Head Holder Does Not Move to the Position for Replacing Printer Status Monitor Is Not Displayed Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 458: The Printer Cannot Be Powered On

    The Printer Cannot Be Powered On Press the ON button. Check1 Make sure that the power plug is securely plugged into the power cord Check2 connector of the printer, then turn it back on. Unplug the printer from the power supply, then plug the printer back in and turn Check3 the printer back on after leaving it for at least 2 minutes.
  • Page 459: The Printer Turns Off Unintentionally

    The Printer Turns Off Unintentionally Deactivate the setting to turn the unit off automatically. Check The printer turns off automatically according to the elapsed time you specified if you activate the setting to turn the unit off automatically. If you do not want the printer to turn off automatically, open the printer driver setup window and in Auto Power under the Maintenance sheet, select Disable for Using AC Adapter in Auto Power Off.
  • Page 460: Cannot Connect To Computer With A Usb Cable Properly

    Cannot Connect to Computer with a USB Cable Properly Printing Speed Is Slow/Hi-Speed USB Connection Does Not Work/"This device can perform faster" Message Is Displayed If your system environment is not fully compatible with Hi-Speed USB, the printer will operate at a lower speed provided under USB 1.1.
  • Page 461: Cannot Communicate With The Printer With Usb Connection

    Cannot Communicate with the Printer with USB Connection Make sure that the printer is turned on. Check1 Make sure that the USB cable is connected properly. Check2 Connecting the Printer to the Computer Using a USB Cable to connect the USB cable properly. Do not start up IJ Network Tool while printing.
  • Page 462: Print Head Holder Does Not Move To The Position For Replacing

    Print Head Holder Does Not Move to the Position for Replacing Is the POWER lamp off? Check1 Check if the POWER lamp is lit. The print head holder will not move unless the power is on. If the POWER lamp is off, close the print head cover and turn the printer on.
  • Page 463: Printer Status Monitor Is Not Displayed

    Printer Status Monitor Is Not Displayed Is the printer status monitor enabled? Check Make sure that Enable Status Monitor is selected on the Option menu of the printer status monitor. 1. Open the printer driver setup window. How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window 2.
  • Page 464: Problems With Installation/Downloading

    Problems with Installation/Downloading Cannot Install the Printer Driver Easy-WebPrint EX Does Not Start Up or Easy-WebPrint EX Menu Does Not Appear How to Update Printer Driver in Network Environment Uninstalling IJ Network Tool Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 465: Cannot Install The Printer Driver

    Cannot Install the Printer Driver • If the installation does not start even after the Setup CD-ROM is inserted into your computer's disc drive: Start the installation following the procedure below. 1. Select items as shown below. ◦ In Windows 8.1 or Windows 8, select the Explorer icon in Taskbar on Desktop, then select Computer from the list on the left.
  • Page 466: Printer Driver

    Note • The printer is not detected. Check the connection. may be displayed depending on the computer you use. Make sure that the USB cable is securely plugged in to the printer and the Check1 computer. Follow the procedure below to connect the printer and the computer again. Check2 1.
  • Page 467: Easy-Webprint Ex Does Not Start Up Or Easy-Webprint Ex Menu Does Not Appear

    Is Canon Easy-WebPrint EX displayed on the Toolbars menu in the Internet Check1 Explorer's View menu? If Canon Easy-WebPrint EX is not displayed, Easy-WebPrint EX is not installed on your computer. Install the latest Easy-WebPrint EX onto your computer from our website. Note •...
  • Page 468: How To Update Printer Driver In Network Environment

    How to Update Printer Driver in Network Environment Download the latest printer driver in advance. To obtain the latest printer driver, access our web site through the Internet and download the latest printer driver for your model. After uninstalling the printer driver, install the latest printer driver according to the regular procedure. When the connection method selection screen is displayed, select Use the printer with wireless LAN connection.
  • Page 469: Uninstalling Ij Network Tool

    1. Select Control Panel from the Settings charm on Desktop > Programs > Programs and Features. 2. Select Canon IJ Network Tool from the program list, then click Uninstall. If the User Account Control screen appears, click Continue. • In Windows 7 or Windows Vista: 1.
  • Page 470: About Errors/Messages Displayed

    About Errors/Messages Displayed If an Error Occurs A Message Is Displayed Error Message Appears on a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 471: If An Error Occurs

    If an Error Occurs When an error occurs in printing such as the printer is out of paper or paper is jammed, a troubleshooting message is displayed automatically. Take the appropriate action described in the message. When an error occurs, the Alarm lamp flashes and a Support Code (error number) is displayed on the computer screen.
  • Page 472 17 flashes The ink has run out. (The lamp on the ink tank flashes.) 1688 18 flashes The remaining ink level cannot be correctly detected. 1689 21 flashes The printer cannot detect the paper size. 2103 Support Code Corresponding to the Number of Alternate Flashes of the POWER Lamp and the Alarm Lamp Example of 2 times flashing: (A) Flashes...
  • Page 473 • When a Support Code and a message are displayed on the computer screen: Note • You can confirm the actions against errors with Support Codes on your computer by searching a Support Code. Click Here to Search For details on how to resolve errors without Support Codes, see A Message Is Displayed.
  • Page 474: A Message Is Displayed

    A Message Is Displayed This section describes some of the errors or messages. Note • A Support Code (error number) is displayed on the computer for some error or message. For details on errors with Support Codes, refer to Support Code List.
  • Page 475 Faxes. 3. Open the properties of printer driver for the printer. • In Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7, right-click the "Canon XXX series" icon (where "XXX" is your printer's name), then select Printer properties. • In Windows Vista or Windows XP, right-click the "Canon XXX series" icon (where "XXX" is your printer's name), then select Properties.
  • Page 476: Other Error Messages

    When the printer is connected to your computer with a USB cable, make sure that the USB cable is securely plugged in to the printer and the computer, then check the followings: • If you are using a relay device such as a USB hub, disconnect it, connect the printer directly to the computer, and try printing again.
  • Page 477 Try printing again once the current job is complete. The Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program Screen Is Displayed If the Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program is installed, a confirmation screen asking for permission to send the printer and application software usage information will be displayed every month for about ten years.
  • Page 478 This dialog box appears when administrative rights are required to perform a task. If you are logged on to an administrator account, follow the on-screen instructions. 2. Select Canon Inkjet Printer/Scanner/Fax Extended Survey Program. 3. Select Change. If you select Yes after you have followed the on-screen instructions, the confirmation screen will be displayed at the time of the next survey.
  • Page 479: Error Message Appears On A Pictbridge (Wireless Lan) Compliant Device

    The error messages and operations may vary depending on the device you are using. For errors on non-Canon PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant devices, check the status of the Alarm lamp and take the appropriate action to clear the error. For details, see If an Error Occurs.
  • Page 480 If an Error Occurs "Hardware Error" Check the number of how many the Alarm lamp flashes and take the appropriate action to resolve the error. If an Error Occurs "Printer error" An error requiring servicing may have occurred. Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn the printer off, then detach the battery.
  • Page 481: If You Cannot Resolve The Problem

    If you cannot resolve the problem with any of the workarounds in this chapter, please contact the seller of the printer or the service center. Canon support staff are trained to be able to provide technical support to satisfy customers. Caution •...
  • Page 482: Support Code List

    Support Code List The support code appears on the computer screen when an error occurs. "Support Code" means the error number and appears with an error message. When an error occurs, check the support code displayed on the computer screen and take the appropriate action.
  • Page 483: Support Code List (When Paper Is Jammed)

    Support Code List (When Paper Is Jammed) If the paper is jammed, remove it following the procedure appropriate for each case. • If you can see the jammed paper at the paper output slot or the rear tray: 1300 • If the paper tears and you cannot remove it from the paper output slot or from the rear tray: Paper Is Jammed inside the Printer •...
  • Page 484 1300 Cause Paper is jammed in the paper output slot or in the rear tray. Action Remove the jammed paper following the procedure below. Note • If you need to turn off the printer to remove jammed paper during printing, press the RESUME/ CANCEL button to cancel print jobs before turning off the printer.
  • Page 485 If you cannot remove the paper or the paper tears inside the printer, or if the paper jam error continues after removing the paper, contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 486: Paper Is Jammed Inside The Printer

    Paper Is Jammed inside the Printer If the jammed paper tears and you cannot remove the paper either from the paper output slot or from the rear tray, or if the jammed paper remains inside the printer, remove the paper following the procedure below.
  • Page 487 If the paper is rolled up, pull it out. 5. Pull the paper slowly not to tear it, then pull the paper out. Keep an angle of the paper about 45 degrees and pull it slowly. 6. Make sure that all the jammed paper is removed. If the paper is torn, a piece of paper may remain inside the printer.
  • Page 488 7. Close the print head cover. All print jobs in the queue are canceled. Reprint if necessary. Note • When reloading the paper, confirm that you are using the paper suited for printing and are loading it correctly. If the message about paper jam is displayed on the computer screen when you resume printing after removing all the jammed paper, a piece of paper may remain inside the printer.
  • Page 489: In Other Cases

    In Other Cases Make sure of the following: Are there any foreign objects around the paper output slot? Check1 Are there any foreign objects in the rear tray? Check2 If there are any foreign objects in the rear tray, be sure to turn off the printer, unplug it from the power supply, then remove the foreign object.
  • Page 490 1000 Cause There is no paper in the rear tray. Action Load paper in the rear tray and press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 491 1200 Cause The print head cover is open. Action Close the print head cover and wait for a while. Do not close it while you are replacing an ink tank. Important • When you replace the ink tank, do not touch the print head lock lever. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 492 1401 Cause The print head may be damaged. Action Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 493 1403 Cause The print head may be damaged. Action Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 494 1405 Cause The print head may be damaged. Action Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 495 Open the print head cover and check that the ink tank which lamp is off is installed properly. If the front (innermost) part of the ink tank is sticking up, push down on the "Canon" logo on the ink tank to install it properly.
  • Page 496 Open the print head cover and check that the ink tank which lamp is off is installed properly. If the front (innermost) part of the ink tank is sticking up, push down on the "Canon" logo on the ink tank to install it properly.
  • Page 497 1600 Cause If the lamp on the ink tank is flashing, ink may have run out. Action Replacing the ink tank is recommended. If printing is in progress and you want to continue printing, press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button with the ink tank installed. Then printing can continue. Replacing the ink tank is recommended after the printing.
  • Page 498 1660 Cause The ink tank is not installed. Action Install the ink tank. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 499 1681 Cause More than one ink tanks of the same color are installed. (The lamp on the ink tank flashes.) Action Confirm that the ink tanks are installed in the appropriate positions. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 500 • Make sure that the ink tank is installed properly. Push the ink tank until it clicks into place. If the front (innermost) part of the ink tank is sticking up, push down on the "Canon" logo on the ink tank.
  • Page 501 With this operation, releasing the function for detecting the remaining ink level is memorized. Please be advised that Canon shall not be liable for any malfunction or trouble which may be caused by continuation of printing under the ink out condition.
  • Page 502 With this operation, releasing the function for detecting the remaining ink level is memorized. Please be advised that Canon shall not be liable for any machine malfunction or damage caused by refilled ink tanks. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 503 1700 Cause The ink absorber is almost full. Action Press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button to continue printing. Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 504 1701 Cause The ink absorber is almost full. Action Press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button to continue printing. Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 505 1810 Cause Battery has exhausted. Action If printing is in progress, cancel printing. Turn off the printer, then either change to a fully charged battery pack or detach the battery attachment and connect the supplied AC adapter to the printer. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 506 2100 Cause The paper size in the print settings and the size of the loaded paper do not match. Action Check the print settings and the loaded paper, load paper of the correct size, then press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button. If you want to cancel printing, press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button again while the POWER lamp is flashing.
  • Page 507 2101 Cause The paper size in the print settings and the size of the loaded paper do not match. Action Check the print settings and the loaded paper, load paper of the correct size, then press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button. If you want to cancel printing, press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button again while the POWER lamp is flashing.
  • Page 508 2103 Cause The printer cannot detect the paper size. Action Press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button to dismiss the error, then try to print again. If this error still occurs even after printing again, set the printer not to detect the paper width by using the printer driver or Remote UI.
  • Page 509 Press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button to dismiss the error, then take the actions described below. • Print the nozzle check pattern to check the status of the print head. • Load a sheet of A4/Letter-sized Canon Matte Photo Paper MP-101 and perform Automatic Print Head Alignment again.
  • Page 510 4103 Cause Cannot perform printing with the current print settings. Action Press the printer's RESUME/CANCEL button, to cancel printing. Then change the print settings and print again. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 511 5100 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Cancel printing and turn off the printer. Then confirm the following. • Confirm that there are no materials (e.g. jammed paper) that is preventing the print head holder from moving. If any, remove the materials. •...
  • Page 512 5200 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 513 5400 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 514 5700 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 515 5B00 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 516 5B01 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Contact the service center. Downloaded from ManualsPrinter.com Manuals...
  • Page 517 5C00 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 518 6000 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 519 6500 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 520 6800 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 521 6801 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 522 6900 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 523 6901 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 524 6902 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 525 6910 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 526 6911 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 527 6930 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 528 6931 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 529 6932 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 530 6933 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 531 6940 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 532 6941 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 533 6942 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 534 6943 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 535 6944 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 536 6945 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 537 6946 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 538 6A00 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 539: A000

    A000 Cause Printer error has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Plug the printer back in or attach the battery, then turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 540: A100

    A100 Cause A problem has occurred with the battery. Action Cancel printing, then turn off the printer. Either replace the battery pack or detach the battery attachment and connect the supplied AC adapter to the printer. Plug the printer back in and turn the printer back on. If the problem is not resolved, contact the service center.
  • Page 541: B201

    B201 Cause An error requiring you to contact the service center has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Contact the service center.
  • Page 542: B202

    B202 Cause An error requiring you to contact the service center has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Contact the service center.
  • Page 543: B203

    B203 Cause An error requiring you to contact the service center has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Contact the service center.
  • Page 544: B204

    B204 Cause An error requiring you to contact the service center has occurred. Action Turn off the printer, and unplug the power cord of the printer from the power supply. If you use a battery, turn off the printer, then detach the battery. Contact the service center.