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Flashing lights i have a canon pixma ip4200 when ever i power up d printer the lights only flash

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    14 blinking yellow lights what is that about?



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Count the number of flashes and look the error up in your owners manual.

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Printer servcie manual here and it will show you how to do it:

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the flashing lights is an error message, the flasshing may be a sequence of flashes, which designates an error code. speek to the tech support from the manufactur to decode the message & see if there is an easy solution

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