Question about Canon PIXMA iP1800 InkJet Photo Printer
Canon iP1800 printer has an orange flashing light under the green 'on' light. Printer won't print. Can't find an instruction manual. Thanks in advance for your help
First off, How many times does it flash organge before it goes to green?
two: out of paper
three: paper jam
four: Ink has run out
Five: FINE cartridge cannot be found
Seven: FINE Cart. not installed in correct position
Eight: Ink absorber almost full
Count how many times it flashes. Then get back to me
Posted on Feb 17, 2009
Orange light is flashing 7 times and I get msgs that say cartridge not installed properly and cartridge cannot be recognized. I have refilled my cartridges more than once it worked fine for awhile. This is what Canon said.
Subject: Re: Response from Canon - SWSS Web Escalation (KMM10132386V40822L0KM)
> Dear Mike M:
> Thank you for your reply.
> We appreciate your response with the information for your iP1800
> The ink cartridges are not designed to be refilled, and this would
> indicate the cause for the issue you are having. each cartridge
> maintain track of the amount of ink used in order to provide status
> information on the level of the ink in the cartridge. Wen refilling an
> ink cartridge, the status information is not updated, and will cause an
> issue such as this.
> The refilled ink cartridges should be replaced with new Canon ink
> cartridges and the printer will resume printing and working properly.
Posted on Aug 30, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
The FINE cartridge cannot be
Possible causes are as follows:
• The FINE Cartridge may not be installed properly.
• The FINE Cartridge may not be compatible with this printer.
Install the appropriate FINE Cartridge. If lines are misaligned or the resulting output
is not satisfactory, carry out the Print Head Alignment.
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