Photo All-in-One Quick Start Guide...
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Photo All-in-One Quick Start Guide...
Canon PIXMA MP510 Photo All-in-One Quick Start Guide. Copyright This manual is copyrighted by Canon U.S.A., Inc. with all rights reserved. Under the copyright laws, this manual may not be reproduced in any form, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Table of Contents Before Printing...2 Turning the Machine On and Off ...2 Handling the Original Document...4 Loading Printing Paper ...6 Changing the Print Settings ...17 Printing from Your Computer...22 Printing with Windows...22 Printing with Macintosh...23 Scanning Images ...24 Scanning Methods ...24 Copying ...25 Making Copies ...25 Using Other Copy Functions...25...
Before Printing Turning the Machine On and Off Turn on the machine before printing. Turning on the Machine Before turning on the machine, confirm the following. The Print Head and ink tanks are set into place. If you are using the machine connected to a computer, confirm also the following. The machine is connected to your computer (or a compatible device).
Turning off the Machine To turn off the machine, press the ON/OFF button. When the POWER lamp stops flashing, the machine is turned off. Important About the Power Plug When removing the power plug after turing off the machine, be sure to confirm that the POWER lamp is not lit.
Handling the Original Document This section describes how to load the original document on the Platen Glass. Original Document Requirements The original documents you load on the Platen Glass for copying or scanning must meet these requirements: Document Paper documents type Photographs Books...
Important Do not place any objects weighing more than 4.4 lb / 2 kg on the Platen Glass. Do not press or put weight on the original with pressure exceeding 4.4 lb / 2 kg. Doing so may cause the scanner to malfunction or the Platen Glass to break.
Loading Printing Paper This section describes how to load printing paper in the Auto Sheet Feeder and the Front Feeder. Paper Handling Recommended Paper and Requirements Media Type Paper Support Load Limit Model Auto Sheet Feeder Plain Paper — 0.52 inches / 13 mm Envelopes —...
Folded, curled, or wrinkled paper Damp paper Paper that is too thin (weighing less than 64 gsm / 17 lb) Paper that is too thick (non-Canon genuine paper weighing more than 105 gsm / 28 lb) Picture postcards Front Feeder...
Note that some types of clear plastic folders and albums may cause the edges of the paper to turn yellow. Using Specialty Media Canon recommends that you use Canon genuine media to ensure optimal print quality. Photo Quality Media Glossy Photo Paper...
Using the Auto Sheet Feeder and the Front Feeder This machine offers two paper sources to load printing paper; the Auto Sheet Feeder, found at the top of the machine, and the Front Feeder, found at the front of the machine. Note You cannot load paper other than A4, Letter, or B5-sized plain paper in the Front Feeder.
To Change the Paper Source The Auto Sheet Feeder lamp lights up when feeding from the Auto Sheet Feeder, and the Front Feeder lamp lights up when feeding from the Front Feeder. Before you print, make sure that the paper source selection matches the paper source where you actually loaded paper.
Changing the Paper Source Before printing, confirm that the location where you have loaded paper is selected as the paper source. Press the Paper Feed Switch to change the paper source. Important When Printing from Your Computer If Paper Feed Switch is not selected for Paper Source in the printer driver, the Paper Feed Switch on the machine will be disabled when printing.
Note For details on the specialty media Canon provides for use with its various printers, refer to “Printing Media” in the User’s Guide on-screen manual. For detailed instructions on how to load specialty media into the machine, refer to “Printing Media”...
Loading Paper in the Auto Sheet Feeder Flatten the four corners of the paper before loading it. Note Align the edges of paper neatly before loading. Loading paper without aligning the edges may cause paper jams. If paper is curled, hold the opposing curled corners and gently bend them in the opposite direction until the paper becomes completely flat.
23. Loading Paper in the Front Feeder You can load A4, Letter, or B5-sized plain paper (such as Canon Super White Paper SW-201) in the Front Feeder. You cannot load any other paper in the Front Feeder. Flatten the four corners of the paper before loading it.
Load the paper with the print side facing DOWN. (1) Load the paper in the Front Feeder with the print side facing DOWN and the leading edge to the far side. (2) Align the paper stack against the right edge of the Front Feeder.
Loading Envelopes Envelopes must be fed from the Auto Sheet Feeder. Use either European DL or US Comm. Env. #10-sized envelope. Important You need to print from the computer to print on envelopes. Do not use envelopes with embossed or treated surfaces, a double flap, pressure seals, or sticker flaps.
Changing the Print Settings This section describes the Settings screen that can be specified on the Operation Panel when copying or when printing from a memory card. To Change the Print Settings You can change the print settings such as page size, media type, bordered or borderless print, etc.
Change the setting. (1) Use the [ or ] button to change the setting. Example: Change to 4" x 6" (101 x 152) here. Complete setting. (1) Press the Settings button. The LCD returns to the Settings screen. Print Setting Items Each tab contains the following setting items.
(3) Adjust image quality according to the original. Fast, Standard, High Note Fast can be selected when Plain paper is selected as the media type. If you used Fast with media type set to Plain paper and the quality is not as good as expected, select Standard or High and try copying again.
(1) Select the page size. 8.5" x 11" (215 x 279), A4, 4" x 6" (101 x 152), 5" x 7" (127 x 177), Credit card Important You cannot load paper other than A4, Letter, or B5-sized plain paper in the Front Feeder. When specifying a page size other than A4 or 8.5"...
(4) Activate/deactivate Face brightener function. Brightens a darkened face on the photo taken against the light. Face brightener ON, Face brightener OFF (5) Activate/deactivate Image optimizer function. Corrects and smooths the jagged contours for printing. Image optimizer ON, Image optimizer OFF (6) Adjust brightness.
Create a document or open a file to print using an appropriate application software. Select Print on the application software’s File menu. Make sure that Canon MP510 Printer is selected, and click Preferences (or Properties). Specify the required settings and click OK.
Printing with Macintosh Turn on the machine and load the paper in the machine. See “Turning the Machine On and Off” on page 2 and “Loading Printing Paper” on page 6. Make sure that the proper paper source is selected. See “Changing the Paper Source”...
Scanning Images You can scan images from the machine to a computer without printing them and save them in popular file formats, such as JPEG, TIFF, bitmaps, or PDF. If you are scanning printed text, you can use the OCR (Optical Character Recognition) software to convert it to text data. Scanning Methods Scanning Using the MP Navigator Using MP Navigator, you can scan originals loaded on the Platen Glass and view images saved...
Reduced/Enlarged Copy Reduces or enlarges copies. Sticker Copy Makes stickers from 4" x 6" / 101.6 x 152.4 mm photos or graphics using Canon sticker paper. Borderless Copy Copies color images so that they fill the entire page without borders.
Printing from a Memory Card Memory Cards Supported by This Machine The following memory cards are compatible with this machine. Memory cards that can be directly inserted into the Card Slot: Memory cards that can be inserted in the Card Slot using the adapter: *1 Requires purchase of a separate compact flash card adapter for xD-Picture cards.
Inserting the Memory Card Turn on the machine. See “Turning the Machine On and Off” on page 2. Open the Card Slot Cover. Insert one and only one memory card into the Card Slot. Card Type Compact Flash (CF) card Microdrive xD-Picture card* SmartMedia...
Prints specifying the number of copies to print for each photo. Layout Print Prints photos your pasted in the specified layout. Sticker Print Prints your favorite photo with a frame on Canon Photo Stickers. Print all photos Prints all photos saved on the memory card. Printing from a Memory Card...
Photo index print Prints an index of all the photos saved on a memory card. DPOF print Prints according to the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) settings on your digital camera, if you have specified them. Printing Using the Photo Index Sheet Turn on the machine, and load A4 or Letter-sized paper.
Printing Photographs Directly from a Compliant Device Printing from a PictBridge Compliant Device You can connect a PictBridge compliant device such as a digital camera, camcorder, or mobile phone and print recorded images directly without using a computer. Note PictBridge is an industry standard enabling a range of digital photo solutions, including the direct printing of photos from a digital still camera, camcorder or mobile phone* without the need to use a computer.
Default setting explained below is applied for the setting item. * In the following description, names of settings items are given according to those used in Canon-brand PictBridge compliant devices. Setting item names may be different depending on the brand or model of your device.
For details on this setting, refer to the User’s Guide on-screen manual. If you are using a Canon-brand PictBridge compatible device, additional options of VIVID, NR, VIVID+NR, or Face may be available, depending on the model.
Date/File No. Print Setting You cannot change this setting on this machine. The setting on the PictBridge compliant device is applied. If the images already have dates superimposed when shot, set this PictBridge setting item to Off. If you select Date, File No., or Both, the date and/or file number will be printed over the date printed by the camera’s function.
Routine Maintenance Replacing an Ink Tank When ink runs out, replace the ink tank. The machine will not print if the wrong type of ink tank is used, or if it is installed in the incorrect position. The machine uses the following ink tanks. Black: PGI-5BK Cyan: CLI-8C Note...
* 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.
Important Handling Ink To maintain optimal printing quality, we recommend the use of specified Canon brand ink tanks. Refilling ink is not recommended. Once you remove an ink tank, replace it immediately. Do not leave the machine with ink tanks removed.
Prepare the replacement tank. (1) Remove the new ink tank from its packaging, then pull the orange tape in the direction of the arrow (A) so that the protective film does not remain on the air hole (B). Then remove the film completely (C).
Install the ink tank. (1) Insert the front end of the ink tank into the Print Head. (2) Press on the the ink tank snaps firmly into place. (3) Make sure that the ink tank lamp lights up red. Important The machine cannot be used unless all the ink tanks are installed.
Keeping the Best Printing Results To avoid drying of the Print Head and clogging of the nozzles, note the following. When You Turn Off the Machine Follow the procedure below to turn off the machine. (1) Press the ON/OFF button to turn off the machine. (2) Confirm that the POWER lamp has gone out.
See “Print Head Deep Cleaning” on page 46. Note If Print Head Deep Cleaning does not resolve the problem, the Print Head may be damaged. Contact your Canon service representative. If the Ruled Lines Are Shifted Step 1 Routine Maintenance See “Aligning the Print Head”...
Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the Print Head. Make sure that the machine is turned on, open the Front Feeder, and extend the Output Paper Support. Load a sheet of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper in the Auto Sheet Feeder or the Front Feeder.
Examining the Nozzle Check Pattern Follow the procedure below to examine the nozzle check pattern, and perform cleaning if necessary. Note If the ink level is low, the nozzle check pattern is not printed correctly. Replace the relevant ink tank. See “Replacing an Ink Tank”...
If Lines Are Missing or White Streaks Are Present (1) Select Also B and press the OK button. The cleaning confirmation screen is displayed. (2) Select Yes and press the OK button to start Print Head Cleaning. See “Print Head Cleaning” on page 44. Routine Maintenance...
Print Head Cleaning Clean the Print Head if lines are missing or if white streaks appear in the printed nozzle check pattern. Cleaning unclogs the nozzles and restores the print head condition. Note that cleaning the Print Head causes used ink to be absorbed in the ink absorber. Cleaning the Print Head consumes ink, so perform Print Head Cleaning only when necessary.
Note If the problem is not resolved after performing steps 4 and 5 twice, try Print Head Deep Cleaning. See “Print Head Deep Cleaning” on page 46. Routine Maintenance...
Print Head Deep Cleaning If print quality does not improve by standard Print Head Cleaning, try Print Head Deep Cleaning, which is a more powerful process. Note that cleaning the Print Head causes used ink to be absorbed in the ink absorber. Print Head Deep Cleaning consumes more ink than standard Print Head Cleaning, so perform this procedure only when necessary.
(3) If this does not solve the problem, the Print Head may be damaged. Contact your Canon service representative. Routine Maintenance...
Aligning the Print Head If ruled lines are printed misaligned or print results are otherwise unsatisfactory, adjust the print head position. Automatic Print Head Alignment Make sure that the machine is turned on, open the Front Feeder, and extend the Output Paper Support.
Adjust the print head position. (1) For each row in the Print Head Alignment Sheet (A, B, C, etc.), select the pattern that has the least noticeable streaks, and fill in the corresponding circle ( or a black ink pen. (2) Load the Print Head Alignment Sheet on the Platen Glass.
Print the Print Head Alignment Sheet. (1) Press the Menu button. (2) Use the [ or ] button to select Maintenance/settings, then press the OK button. The Maintenance/settings screen is displayed. (3) Use the [ or ] button to select Maintenance, then press the OK button. The Maintenance screen is displayed.
Note If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical white streaks. (A) Less noticeable white streaks (B) More noticeable white streaks (4) Check the printed patterns and use the [ or ] button to input the number of the pattern in column L that has the least noticeable horizontal streaks.
Cleaning Your Machine This section describes the cleaning procedure that is needed to maintain your machine. Caution Be sure to turn off the power and disconnect the power cord before cleaning the machine. Do not use tissue paper, paper towels, or similar materials for cleaning. Paper tissue powders or fine threads may remain inside the machine and cause problems such as a blocked Print Head and poor printing results.
Repeat step 3 three times. The paper cleans the Paper Feed Rollers as it feeds through the machine. If there are no signs of improvement after performing cleaning three times, contact a Canon service representative. Cleaning the Paper Feed Roller of the Front Feeder Turn off the machine.
Hold the Rear Cover Lever and then press to the right and pull to remove the Rear Cover. Manually rotate the paper feed roller toward you and apply a cotton swab or the like to wipe off dust or stain. (A) Do not touch these.
Load this and only this sheet of paper in the Auto Sheet Feeder with the open side to the front. Set the Paper Thickness Lever to the left. Perform bottom plate cleaning. (1) Press the Menu button. (2) Use the [ or ] button to select Maintenance/settings, then press the OK button. The Maintenance/settings screen is displayed.
Troubleshooting This section describes troubleshooting tips for problems you may encounter when using the machine. Note If you cannot find appropriate tips for your problem, refer to the on-screen manuals. “Error Message Is Displayed on the LCD” on page 57 “LCD Cannot Be Seen At All or Is Hard to See”...
5 seconds, and then release it. * 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.
5 seconds, and then release it. * 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.
LCD Cannot Be Seen At All or Is Hard to See Cause The display on the LCD is hard to see. Cannot see the display on the LCD. An Unintended Language Is Displayed on the LCD Cause The language you want to be displayed is not selected.
Double-click the CD-ROM icon on your desktop to start installation. If the CD-ROM icon is not displayed on the desktop, there may be a problem with the CD-ROM. Contact a Canon service representative. Follow the procedure described in the Easy Setup Instructions for proper installation.
If the CD-ROM icon is not displayed, restart your computer. If the icon is still not displayed, try different disks and see if they are displayed. If other disks are displayed, there is a problem with the Setup CD-ROM. Contact a Canon service representative.
Print Results Not Satisfactory Cannot Print to End of Job Cause Size of the print data is extremely large (Windows XP/Windows 2000 only). Part of the Page Is Not Printed Cause Page Size setting in the Operation Panel does not match the actual size of the paper loaded in the machine.
If the problem is still not resolved after performing Print Head Deep Cleaning twice The Print Head may be damaged. Contact your Canon service representative. For details on how to print the nozzle check pattern, how to clean the Print Head, and how to perform Print Head Deep Cleaning, see “When Printing...
Action When printing data with high color saturation such as photographs or images in deep color, we recommend using Photo Paper Pro or other Canon specialty paper. See “Media Types You Cannot Use” on page 7. Check that the Media Type set in the Operation Panel (when performing wireless printing, the Media Type setting in Wireless print settings) matches the type of the loaded printing paper.
Cause Printing on inappropriate type of paper. Paper is curled. Inappropriate Paper Thickness Lever setting. Media Type setting in the Operation Panel does not match the actual type of paper. Printing graphics with Intensity setting set too high. Printing beyond the recommended printing area.
Colors Are Uneven or Streaked Cause Print quality is not set appropriately. Printing Problems When Copying Cause The original document is not loaded correctly. The print quality setting is not suitable for the original. The original document is not loaded with the side to be copied faced down.
Printing Does Not Start Cause The machine is not powered on./The power cord is not connected. Ink tank is empty. Ink tank not installed in proper position. Open the Scanning Unit (Printer Cover) and check the ink lamps. Ink tank is not installed securely. / Part of the orange tape is remaining.
Cause Unnecessary print jobs are left in queue. / Computer problems. Paper Does Not Feed Properly Cause Printing on inappropriate type of paper. Paper Feed Rollers are dirty. Paper not loaded properly. Troubleshooting Action Restarting your computer may solve the problem. If there are any unnecessary print jobs, follow the procedure below to delete them.
Cause Paper source selection is inappropriate. Too much plain paper loaded. Foreign object in the Auto Sheet Feeder or Front Feeder. Envelopes not prepared or loaded properly. Rear Cover is not attached properly. Action You cannot load paper other than A4, Letter, or B5-sized plain paper in the Front Feeder.
If you cannot remove the paper or the paper tears inside the machine, or if the paper jam error continues after removing the paper, contact your Canon service representative. Do not load credit card-sized paper in the landscape orientation.
68 to confirm that you are using the correct paper and are loading it in the machine correctly. If you cannot remove the paper or the paper tears inside the machine, or if the paper jam error continues after removing the paper, contact your Canon service representative. Troubleshooting...
(3)Open the File menu and select Properties. (4)Click the Ports tab to confirm the port settings. Make sure that a port named USBnnn (Canon MP510 Printer) (where n is a number) is selected for Print to the following port(s). In Windows Me or Windows 98, click the Details tab and make sure that MPUSBPRNnn (Canon MP510 Printer) is selected for Print to the following port.
However, because printing is disabled once the ink absorber becomes completely full and until the ink absorber is replaced, you are recommended to contact a Canon service representative as early as possible. (You will need to replace a particular part of the machine.)
If you are using a non-Canon PictBridge compatible camera and not sure how to dismiss the printer error message from the camera, check the error message displayed on the LCD and dismiss the error message. For details on dismissing an error message from the machine, see “Error Message Is Displayed on the LCD”...
5 seconds, and then release it. * 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.
Cannot Print Properly from a Photo Index Sheet Cause “Failed to scan Photo Index Sheet.” is displayed. Troubleshooting Action Make sure the Photo Index Sheet is set in the correct position and orientation on the Platen Glass. Make sure the Platen Glass and the Photo Index Sheet are not dirty. Make sure all required circles on the Photo Index Sheet are filled in.
You can view the on-screen manuals in the following way: To view the on-screen manual, double-click the MP510 On-screen Manual shortcut icon on the desktop, or click Start > All Programs (or Programs) > Canon MP510 Manual > MP510 On- screen Manual.
Specifications Printing resolution (dpi) Print speed * * Based on Canon standard pattern. Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, software, document complexity, print mode and page coverage. Print width Acoustic noise level Operating environment Storage environment Power supply...
Glossy Photo Paper, Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use”, Plain Paper) Credit card / 5.4 x 8.6 cm (Glossy Photo Paper Card Size) *1 Canon-brand sticker. Printing on this paper is available only when the Layout function on your camera has a 16-up option. See “Recommended Paper and Requirements”...
Interface Operating System USB 2.0 Hi-Speed Windows XP SP1, SP2 Windows 2000 Professional SP4 Windows XP SP1, SP2 Windows 2000 Professional SP2, SP3, Windows Millennium Edition Windows 98 Interface Operating System USB 2.0 Hi-Speed Mac OS X v.10.4 Mac OS X v.10.2.8 - v.10.3 *1 Conform to the operating system’s requirement when it is higher than this.
Menu Items When you press the Menu button, the Settings button, or the Photo Index Sheet button, the Menu will be displayed on the LCD. Use the menu items to specify various settings of the machines’s functions and to perform machine maintenance.
Memory Card Mode Menu button Single-photo print Multi-photo print Special photo print Layout print Sticker print Print all photos Photo Index print DPOF print Maintenance/settings Settings button Page size Media type Print quality Bordered/Borderless Date/file no. Vivid photo Photo optimizer pro Noise reduction Face brightener Image optimizer...
Safety Precautions Please read the safety warnings and cautions provided in this manual to ensure that you use the machine safely. Do not attempt to use the machine in any way not described in this manual. Warning You may cause an electric shock, fire, or damage the machine if you ignore any of these safety precautions.
Maintaining the Do not attempt to disassemble or modify the machine. There are no user serviceable parts inside machine the machine. The machine contains high-voltage components. Never attempt any maintenance procedure not described in this guide. Working around the Do not use highly flammable sprays near the machine. machine This could cause a fire or electric shock if the spray comes into contact with electrical components inside the machine.
Working around the Never put your hands or fingers in the machine while it is printing. machine Do not place any object on the machine. Do not place metal objects (paper clips, staples, etc.) or containers of flammable solvents (alcohol, thinners, etc.) on top of the machine.
Legal Limitations on Use of Your Product and Use of Images It may be unlawful to make copies of, scan, print, or use reproductions of the following documents. The list provided is non-exhaustive. When in doubt, check with a legal representative in your jurisdiction.
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