Adjusting the print settings according to your needs allows you to produce better quality prints.
If you detect smoke, unusual smells or strange noises around the printer, immediately switch the printer
off and always unplug the printer. Contact your local Canon service representative.
To avoid injury, never put your hand or fingers inside the printer while it is printing.
If prints are unclear or specific colors are not reproduced even if there is plenty of ink, print head
nozzles may be clogged. Print the nozzle check pattern, check the results, then perform print head
cleaning. For details about maintenance, refer to "When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors are
Incorrect" in the User's Guide.
You can use Easy-PhotoPrint to easily do print operations when printing photographs. Easy-PhotoPrint
is provided on the Setup CD-ROM. For details on how to use Easy-PhotoPrint, refer to the Photo
Printing with Windows
Menu and command names may differ between software applications, and more steps may be
required. For details, refer to the documentation for each software application you use.
The steps described in this section are for printing in Windows XP Service Pack 2.
Turn on the printer, then load the paper.
For details, refer to "Loading Paper" in the User's Guide.
From your application's File menu, select Print.
Ensure that your printer is selected, then click Preferences or Properties.
Specify the required settings and click OK.
For details about the printer driver, refer to the
Printer Driver Guide.
Click Instructions on the Main tab or
Maintenance tab, to view the Printer Driver Guide.
If the On-screen Manual is not installed,
Instructions is not displayed.
To start printing, click Print or OK.
Printing will start in a few moments. Do not open the Top Cover while printing.