Question about Canon BJC S400 / CanoScan N650U InkJet Printer

1 Answer

No printing for Canon S400


The printer "sounds" like it is functioning properly, but nothing comes out on the page. It doesn't matter if it's a black/white or color document. There is plenty of ink, and I changed the cartridge (Color BJ Cartridge BC-33e). Still, nothing appears on the page. Reinstalled drivers too. Please help.


Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 7 Answers
Re: no printing for Canon S400

Simple stuff first:
Is the tape off of the bottom of the ink cartridge?

Posted on Nov 12, 2007

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add


3 Points

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Good evening,I have a canon Multifonction MP 510 printer which doesn't work properly on windows 7 64bits.Symptoms are the following.Printer is installed properly (no problem found by windows).Scan...

no idea, really it can not work, bacause your printer driver is not for win 7 64 bit, and maybe you cann not find it, bacause there is no,, you need second operating system with 32 bit. you can install it without formating, as a second operating system. It will be 2 operating system on your pc. And win7 with 64bit will make more problems for you, it is right, it working quick, but have strong problems with drivers.

May 31, 2011 | Canon PIXMA MP510 All-In-One InkJet...

1 Answer

Soon after initiating printing, Canon s400 printer stops with a loud clunk. This produces Error 5100. Turning off and on again does not help.

Hi You can Try

Error Code 5100 This happens lots in caon
Solution 1:
Clean the timing strip.

Solution 2:
The purge cap (the white sliding mechanism that the print head parks to when it's not in use) may be not lubricated well enough .

Lubricate the sliders with some white grease (don't get it on the small wipers or the black caps); this repair probably require to remove the right panel off of the printer to gain access to the purge mechanism.

All The Best: Pineworks

Apr 13, 2009 | Canon S400 InkJet Printer

1 Answer

Canon i850 seems to be printing, but get only blank page

try cleaning the nossle of the cartridge , if that too doesnt work try cleaning the contacts of the cartridge holder, if that too doesnt work then take the printer to service center

Dec 19, 2008 | Canon i850 InkJet Photo Printer

1 Answer

Canon s400 printer w/new cartridge

Dear aunder,
Did you mean print blank in black nozzle?. Please compare with another cartridge if you have. Is the problem still persist?. If it so, the problem can be caused by purge unit of the printer not function properly (purge unit cannot **** the ink from the cartridge). Hope this will be useful for you.

Dec 02, 2008 | Canon S400 InkJet Printer

1 Answer

ImageRunner 400S works, but prints a blank page

check the drum is seated well or not,check the drum drive lock, check the drum is rotating freely or not.check the chargin g rollor are seated well or not
finally replace the drum and see the result.
best of luck.

Aug 13, 2008 | Canon imageRUNNER 400S Copier

1 Answer

Black ink not printing

Clean heads, clean heads, clean heads, etc. Then do the test print to see if the heads are open. I had similar problem with an Epson, had to clean the heads often, finally got to where the heads wouldn't clean so threw it away and bought another one (HP this time, the heads are included in the ink carts, haven't had to clean the heads at all.)

Jun 06, 2008 | Canon S400 InkJet Printer

2 Answers

CANON BJC-85 Won't print black...

Turn on printer, press cartridge button, remove cartridge. On left side of remaining cradle, unsnap the cradle, lift up and remove. Take the cradle to your sink, wet a paper towel, and GENTLY wipe the long print head with the wet paper towel. Then run a small stream of clear cool water through the cradle, from the round pad that your cartridge rests on, until the pad looks ink-free. Dry everything with tissues and a hair dryer set on low, replace cradle in printer, replace cartridge, turn on printer, press Resume until it beeps three times, which runs the deep cleaning program, and after the procedure is finished, your printer will print as new.

Apr 14, 2007 | Canon BJC-85 InkJet Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Canon BJC S400 / CanoScan N650U InkJet Printer Logo

Related Topics:

100 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Canon Printers & Copiers Experts


Level 3 Expert

94267 Answers

old marine
old marine

Level 3 Expert

1325 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Are you a Canon Printer and Copier Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides