"Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern" on page 104
If missing lines or white stripes appear
"Print Head Cleaning" on page 105
If the problem remains after performing Print Head
"Print Head Deep Cleaning" on page 106
If [Print Head Deep Cleaning] does not resolve the problem, contact the Canon Customer Care
If the ruled lines are shifted
"Aligning the Print Head Automatically" on
Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern
Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the Print Head
nozzles and to verify Print Head alignment. Use this function when printed results are blurred or the
color is incorrect.
Ensure that the Inner Cover is closed.
Press [ON/OFF] to turn on the machine, then load a sheet of A4 or Letter-sized
plain paper in the Auto Sheet Feeder or Cassette.
"Turning on the Machine" on page 18
Use [Feed Switch] to select the paper source where you have loaded paper.
Printing the nozzle check pattern.
(1) Press [COPY].
(2) Press [Menu] repeatedly to select <4.MAINTENANCE>.
"Loading Paper" on page
After Print Head
cleaning, print the