Your printer is the latest in a long series of Canon printers and incorporates the best
features of our leading edge technology. This USER'S GUIDE contains all the
information you need for everyday operation and reference.
What This Manual Contains
Chapter 1: Getting to Know Your Printer
A brief introduction to the printer and its parts, including a list of key features and
improvements over earlier models.
Chapter 2: Using the Printer
All the information you need for everyday operation, such as loading the cassette and
the Multi-Purpose tray with different sizes and types of media.
Chapter 3: The Printing Environment
Detailed explanations of all the menu messages and how to change the settings. A
quick hands-on introduction guides you through menus and shows you how to use the
printer control panel.
Chapter 4: Optimizing Your Printing Environment
This explains many of the printer's advanced features such as context saving,
personality switching and how to optimize the use of memory. Procedures about how
to print the test page and font list are also covered.
Chapter 5: PostScript Printing
Shows you how to test your PostScript module installation and print with PostScript.
Chapter 6: Maintenance
Routine maintenance procedures for handling and storing toner cartridges, replacing
a toner cartridge and cleaning the printer.
Chapter 7: Troubleshooting
Shows how to solve problems. Read this chapter when you have trouble with poor
printouts, paper jams and messages you don't understand.
Information tables about resident fonts, symbol sets and specifications are provided
at the end of this manual. Detailed information about selecting, handling and storing
paper and other media for the printer is also provided.
If you find a term you don't understand, look it up in the glossary of printer terms at
the end of the guide.