Question about Printers & Copiers
The 6 beeps along with the orange light stands for "Re-install BJ cartridge or replace it". You might have already fixed the problem by replacing the cartridge, and you're still stuck with the error indication. Waste Error Reset 1: Power off printer 2: Hold Resume button then press and hold POWER, the beeper will sound once. 3: Hold POWER and release RESUME 4: Press RESUME twice 5: When the indicator lights steady, press RESUME three(3) times. The indicator should be orange. 6: Press Power to set data If it still doesn't go away, try cleaning the contacts the cartridge makes with the printhead. Dip the carts contacts(dipping only the contact area) in shallow hot water for a minute, then wipe dry with a cloth that doesn't shed fiber. Also clean the contacts on the printhead using a damp cloth, maybe also some alcohol. If it still doesn't go away you have to think of replacing the printhead, or chucking it. Good luck
Posted on Jun 22, 2006
SOURCE: Error light & 7 beeps
geez, going back in time,but it is a print position fault, head is not traveling correctly , make sure rail is lubed and carriage can move back and forth without obstruction,
Posted on Oct 26, 2007
SOURCE: 3 beeps
Got to this Cannon site:
Find: Search Our KnowledgeBase - Type in: three beeps.
Look below: Search Results for three beeps.
Click No# 1 Error Codes - Beeping and Flashing Lights
Scroll down the page and match the 3 beeps and the color
Below that is the fix
Please vote. Happy Holidays!
Posted on Dec 21, 2007
SOURCE: paper feed issues
Yeah i tried the cardboard as well...it didnt work first time. but as i had no other choice, i did it 2-3 more times and eventually i heard a lot of noise and to my surprise my mailbox key popped out covered in ink...
so the cardboard seems to be the magical solution. not only does the printer work again but i also found my key!
Posted on Apr 10, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 14, 2013 | Canon PIXMA Printers & Copiers
Jun 05, 2011 | Canon PIXMA MX340 Wireless Office...
Nov 07, 2009 | Canon BJC-85 InkJet Printer
Jul 13, 2009 | Canon PIXMA MP610 InkJet Printer
Apr 01, 2009 | Canon BJC 8200 InkJet Printer
Mar 22, 2009 | Canon BJC 80 InkJet Printer
Nov 09, 2008 | Canon PIXMA iP1600 Printer
Aug 03, 2007 | Canon PIXMA iP4200 InkJet Photo Printer
45 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!