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Print Sometimes, and Sometimes Error 5100

I have a canon printer, it has never given me problems  yet now it will occasional print and the other times will say code 5100 error, there is not specific pattern of when it print and it does not print! It can be within a few minutes it changes to error!

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1. Turn off printer
2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not,
press the Power button once more.
8. Your printer should respond as normal..

here is the link for other printers: http://www.cyber-ink.com/member-canon.html

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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