Ink absorber almost
A specified period
of time has elapsed
without receiving a
response from the
digital camera or
connected is not
The Front Tray is not
set to its correct
Tray was moved
The printer has a built-in ink absorber for the ink used during print head cleaning,
Eight flashes indicates that the ink absorber is nearly full.
Press the RESUME/CANCEL button to cancel the error so you can continue printing.
Before the ink absorber becomes completely full, contact the Customer Care
Center. (You will need to replace a particular part of the printer.)
Canon recommends that you call for service as soon as this error
occurs. Once the ink absorber becomes completely full, printing
cannot be performed until the ink absorber is replaced.
A communication time out occurs if an operation that involves communication
takes too long or if it takes too much time to send data. This may stop printing.
Disconnect the camera cable and reconnect it.
Depending on the model or brand of your PictBridge compliant
device, you may have to select a print mode before connecting the
You may also have to turn on the device or select Play mode manually
after connecting the device to the printer.
Perform necessary operations according to the instruction manual
supplied with your device.
If the error is still unresolved, try printing other photographs and see if you can
Check if a device connecting to the Direct Print Port is compatible to the printer.
PictBridge-compatible digital camera or digital video camcorder can be
connected to your printer for Direct Printing.
When printing from the Auto Sheet Feeder, return the Front Tray to its normal
printing position. Ensure that paper is loaded in the Auto Sheet Feeder and then
press the RESUME/CANCEL button on the printer to resume printing.
"Returning the Front Tray to Its Normal Printing Position"
details about how to return the Front Tray to its normal printing position.
If you have moved the Front Tray during printing, return the Front Tray to the
correct position, then press the RESUME/CANCEL button on the printer and try
Do not move the Front Tray during printing.
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