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Won't print when the printer is turned on, it beeps 3 times and then flashes green on the center led light. Eventually it turns a solid green and the right error light comes on.

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  • tonyness792 Mar 12, 2009

    Ok, I tried printing a test page, no go. Tried to unplug and re-start, no go. Tried to re-start the test page from printer documents in cue, no go. It has been flashing green ever since, and now has gone to solid green with the red error light. bjc-80 canon

  • tonyness792 Mar 12, 2009

    Ok, I tried printing a test page, no go. Tried to unplug and re-start, no go. Tried to re-start the test page from printer documents in cue, no go. It has been flashing green ever since, and now has gone to solid green with the red error light. bjc-80 canon

  • tonyness792 Mar 12, 2009

    Ok, I tried printing a test page, no go. Tried to unplug and re-start, no go. Tried to re-start the test page from printer documents in cue, no go. It has been flashing green ever since, and now has gone to solid green with the red error light. bjc-80 canon

  • tonyness792 Mar 12, 2009

    perhaps, as I won't know until I check the battery out, yet, wouldn't it print when connected to direct power ac? I guess I want to know if this doesn't work if I can re-post my question without being charged again. I do have my original manual, so will also seek info. there.

  • tonyness792 Mar 12, 2009

    No Battery pack, as it was an option on this model. Have scoured my original manual, tried to check the print nozzle from the control panel and from the program side to no avail.

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Its battery problem.thats it.the battery needs recharging.charge the battery and try it will work.

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Beeps 3 times with power on this means the battery needs recharging .just Recharge the NiCAD battery and every thing will be as normal.but if recharging does not solves that means thew battery is drained internally and turned faulty.in that case the battery needs replacement.for new battery
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as to confirm the fault exactly just click the directly and read the instructions properly also some trouble shooting steps are mentioned in it.
http://inkjetprinterhelp.us/BJC80.htm
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This error is due to a low or dying battery if you refer to page 79 of the user manual which you can download free here.
http://safemanuals.com/user-guide-instructions-owner-manual/CANON/BJC-80-_E
Do you have the printer hooked up directly to the wall? It is possible that the battery pack in the printer is now bad and will need to be replaced. If you need further assistance let me know. Please take a moment to accept and rate my solution accordingly.
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Are you able to print a demo sheet or a test page from the printer control panel? if not, it sounds like a hardware problem, simple troubleshooting steps would be to first unplug and try again after a few minutes.

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  • Ekse Mar 12, 2009

    BJC-80 Error Codes - Beeping

    Paper pick-up error beeps 1 time
    Paper delivery error beeps 2 times
    BJ cartridge check beeps 3 times
    Cartridge mis-match beeps 4 times
    Waste ink warning Blinks beeps 4 times
    Low battery warning Blinks beeps 3 times
    Low battery error (with battery) Blinks beeps Long, then short
    Ink low warning* Blinks beeps 1 time
    Cartridge replacement compulsory completion warning Blinks beeps 2 times


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