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Won't print on normal paper

My printer won't print using Plain Paper and Standard or Draft selection. When I try to print a typical paper document the pages emerge with few or no characters printed. I first attempted to address the problem by changing all my ink cartidges and running all the maintenance processes. Seems that if I select special media options (e.g., Photo Paper Pro) and select print quality "High", then I get a nicely printed document. Any suggestions of how to fix my Canon i860 so I can print "plain old" documents again with regular media and print quality selections? Thanks!

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Re: won't print on normal paper

Refer to my previous post about manual under head cleaning and follow the routine through. This will most likely get you going as sounds like classic blocked nozzles.

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