Question about Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera
I don't know if this is too late to be of any help, but ...
I had the exact same problem and tried every imaginable thing to fix it, including calling an engineer out, all without success. Eventually someone asked me if I was using Canon own-brand ink and Canon own-brand photographic paper. Although I've never used anything other than Canon cartridges, I was using the cheapest photographic paper I could find at that time, it being the case that I'd honestly never thought it would make any difference. I tried using Canon own-brand photo paper and it fixed the problem instantly. It's dearer, but at least all my photographs don't have a 'lobsterish' tint to them ...
Posted on May 25, 2012
Is this when you've printed them, or on the camera screen?
If it's when you've printed them you may need to clean the print head of your printer.
You'd do this by going through your printer's 'toolbox', which should be accessable from a menu tree - my one starts with clicking the 'HP Solutions Center' icon on my desktop.
Never try to clean the printhead physically as it just makes the whole thing useless.
I hope this helps.
Posted on Jun 30, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:
Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500
Posted on May 10, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 16, 2011 | Lexmark X7350 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Mar 23, 2010 | Sony Cybershot DSC-T200 Digital Camera
Nov 30, 2009 | Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera
Jun 01, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital...
Jan 13, 2009 | Sony Cybershot DSC-T200 Digital Camera
Dec 15, 2008 | Kodak EasyShare V1003 Digital Camera
Aug 16, 2008 | Kodak EasyShare CX7330 Digital Camera
Apr 18, 2008 | Canon PIXMA MP600 all-In-One InkJet...
Jan 07, 2014 | Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera
212 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!