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Printing in reverse order

I have checked the box so that printing is done in reverse (page one on top) but for some reason over the last couple of days it is printing the otherway and I have to uncheck the box to get it to print in reverse. I have downloaded the latest driver from the canon website but this did not make any difference. What can I do

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  • pottsy Aug 23, 2007

    Thanks MrJLH - I have checked all those settings so I think I'll try the uninstall - I'll let you know - thanks for your help


  • pottsy Aug 23, 2007

    I dont believe it but the uninstall didnt work either I really thought that would do it - I'm at a loss


  • pottsy Sep 04, 2007

    Thanks for the help - the problem is fixed now - it was only happening in Word so I used the 'detect and repair' in Help and restoring the defaults - something in that worked...

    Thanks again for your advice




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You might have two programs trying to run your printer and they are in conflict. Check your settings in both your "Word processing program" and check under "printer and faxes" on your Start menu or from the control panel. See if they are the same. They should be. Open your word program and print any document using "print" from the File tab. Also look for "print set up" or Page setup". Printer settings can be there too. Click on properties for the printer when it shows you the printer box. Check all your settings. Simplest way is to simnply un-install the printer and let Windows re-install it. Use the new drivers when it asks for it. That should clear it up. If it doesn't it has some other setting I don't know about.

Posted on Aug 22, 2007

  • Jerry Hess Sep 03, 2007

    You may need to contact the on-line customer service at Cannon. Here's the link:

    Let me know how it goes.



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