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Canon imagePROGRAF iPF6350 Setup Manual

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Overview of Setup
These are the steps in printer installation.
Install the Printheads
Install the Ink Tanks
Install the Printer Driver and
the User Manual
Load Paper to Adjust the Printheads
• Even if you do not use the printer driver, be sure to install Media
Configuration Tool from the provided User Software CD-ROM.
With Media Configuration Tool, the paper types that are available
in your area can be registered to the printer. For instructions on
installation, refer to "Install the Printer Driver and the User Manual"
on page 4. (In Windows, select Install Individual Software in the
Setup Menu window to install Media Configuration Tool only.)
• We recommend doing a color calibration after completing the
setup to adjust variations in the colors.
Details for each step are given in this Setup Guide . Simply follow the instructions
to install the printer.
If an error message is displayed during setup or other problems occur, refer to
"Responding to Messages" on page 12.
Printer Documentation
After installing the printer as shown in this Setup Guide , refer to the
documentation for instructions on operation and maintenance.
Daily operation
The Basic Guide includes three booklets containing the following
1 Instructions on basic operation
2 Troubleshooting tips and maintenance procedures
3 Preparations for transferring the printer, and instructions for
reinstalling the printer driver
Detailed instructions
The User Manual (electronic manual) includes the following information:
• Printer operating instructions
• Printer driver instructions
• Printing instructions
• Maintenance procedures
• Instructions for network printing
Supported paper
The Paper Reference Guide (electronic manual) provides information
about paper.
You can access the User Manual and Paper Reference Guide as follows:
• In Windows, double-click the iPFxxxx Support desktop icon. (iPFxxxx
represents the printer model.)
• In Mac OS X, click iPF Support, added to the Dock.
• Troubleshooting tips
• Printer menu descriptions
• Printer driver function details
• Specifications, details on
consumables and optional
accessories, and other
Read this manual before attempting to operate the printer.
Keep this manual in a handy location for future reference.
Space Required for Installation
Printer alone
With stand attached
• A space of 1300 mm in the front and 700 mm in the back are needed
to print from the front paper feed slot.
Package Contents
a. Printer
b. Spacer for borderless printing
c. 3-inch paper core attachment
d. Starter ink tanks
(Y, PC, C, PGY, GY, BK, PM, M,
MBK, R, G, B)
e. 2-inch paper holder stopper
f. 3-inch paper holder stopper
• Some of the items included in the package are not explained in this
Setup Guide, such as the spacer for borderless printing.
Keep these items in a safe place after setup because they are used in
various printing applications.
• For instructions on using items not described in this manual, refer to the
User Manual.
• A cable to connect the printer to a computer is not provided with the
• Canon, the Canon logo, and imagePROGRAF are trademarks or registered trademarks of CANON
• Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation, registered in the U.S. and other
• Macintosh is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
• All other trademarks or registered trademarks described in this Setup Guide are the property of their
respective owners.
©CANON INC. 2010
Installation space (W x D x H mm)
1477 × 1770 × 644 mm
1477 × 1970 × 1291 mm
g. Roll holder
h. Set of printer documentation
i. Set of CD-ROMs
j. Setup Guide (this document)
k. Power cord
l. Printhead (x2)
m. Sample paper
Printed in JAPAN


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  • Page 1 • A cable to connect the printer to a computer is not provided with the printer. • Canon, the Canon logo, and imagePROGRAF are trademarks or registered trademarks of CANON INC. • Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation, registered in the U.S. and other countries.
  • Page 2 Preparations Prepare the printer for use by installing it and connecting the power cord. Install the printer. You can use the following two methods for installing the printer. • Install with the optional stand Assemble the stand and install the printer referring to the Printer Stand Setup Guide included with the stand.
  • Page 3: Install The Printheads

    Install the Printheads Press the Power button to turn on the printer. When the display screen shows Open Upper Cover, open the top cover. Hold the printhead by the grips (a) as you remove it from the pouch. Pull the printhead fixer cover down toward the front to lock the printhead in place.
  • Page 4: Install The Ink Tanks

    Install the Ink Tanks Open the ink tank cover. Open the pouch and remove the ink tank. • Never touch the ink holes (a) or metal contacts (b). Touching these parts may cause stains, damage the ink tank, and affect print quality.
  • Page 5 For USB connections • Use a USB cable that conforms to the Hi-Speed USB specification. • Connect the USB cable to the printer according to the on-screen instructions during installation of the printer driver. If you connect the USB cable before installing the printer driver, the printer driver may not be installed correctly.
  • Page 6 After reading the software license agreement, select I accept the terms of the license agreement , and then click Next . After you have finished setting up the printer and installing the printer driver and User Manual, we recommend performing color calibration. Color calibration compensates for changes in color from individual variation among printheads or from the printing environment, ensuring better color MEMO consistency.
  • Page 7 Available printers are listed in the Search Results window. Select a printer from the list on either their IPv4 Devices or IPv6 Devices tabs and click Next. In the Method of Configuring IP Addresses window, enter the IP address in Configure manually, under Method of Configuring IP Addresses.
  • Page 8 • If the following screen appears, click Retry and select Specify the IP MEMO address of available printers in the network on the next screen that appears. Next, follow steps 12-16 on pages 5-6 to install the User Manual. In the Setup Menu window, click Install Printer Driver.
  • Page 9 When entering the printer's IP address manually • If the printer is already connected to the network, confirm the IP address assigned to the printer. Ask your network administrator for further information. • If the printer is on, the Link indicator under the LAN port lights.
  • Page 10 Macintosh You can print from Macintosh via USB or network connections such as Bonjour or IP. Install the printer driver that suits your printing environment. <Compatible Operating Systems> Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later Connect the printer to a computer Connect the cable Use a cable to connect the printer to a computer or the network.
  • Page 11 Click Quit. Select the printer to setup and click Next. • To register the printer by entering its IP address, click Registering IP Address. MEMO Enter the IP address of the desired printer in IP Address and click Next. Click OK. •...
  • Page 12: Responding To Messages

    Turn off the printer and wait at least three seconds before restoring the power. If the message appears again, write down the error code and message, turn off the printer, and contact your Canon dealer for assistance. Write down the error code and message, turn off the printer,...

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