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Try removing your printer cartridges and then the print head from the printer. If the printer powers up with the print head removed, then the print head is either shorted or clogged. If it's shorted out then you will need a new print head (usually cheaper to just buy a new printer). If you can clean the print head without damaging it, sometimes it will work again. Usaully a good 24 hour soak in alcohol or a cleaning solution will work.
If the orange lamp blinking only it's the print head is not installed, or it is not properly installed.Open the cover remove the print cartridges then remove the print head and put back it on.If not help the print head is defective and need replace. If the orange lamp blinking with green alternately it's ASF (cam) sensor error.The problem is in sheet feed unit.
I found a vista driver for a Pixma ip 2600 and downloaded it. My printer now works but the black ink doesn't. Don't know if it's a driver issue or otherwise. It might be worth a try for you. There are no available vista drivers for the ip3000.
1. check for any paper that may have jam inside the printer. 2. check for open covers, back, top covers and close them properly. 4. check your power adapter if its giving correct voltage to the printer. 3. Try to move the ink cartridge to the left gently and return back to the right most part.