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Canon i9900 Error reads as follows. Operator error. Press printer’s RESUME button. If this doesn’t clear the error, cancel printing and turn the printer off and then back on. I've cycled through this 12 or more times but it will not print. The light flashes Green and then 5 orange flashes and then repeats on a continuing basis.

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    exactly the same problem. What is the solution?

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There is something inside the printer, i have the same problem and that was it, a paper or something blocking the headprint to run from right to left

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