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What does it mean when a popup warning says ink absorber is almost full, on a canon mg3100

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Means that the absorber needs to be changed or you will get ink on the desk under it

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This is a very common problems with canon printers. They are set for a certain number of prints and they need the ink absorber serviced. Now along with resetting the printer its best to replace the absorber. Here is link to site that has reset instructions.
http://ij-forum.blogspot.com/2008/08/reset-waste-ink-absorber-error-waste.html
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SOURCE: how to reset waste ink absorber full ip3300 warning?

Try to enter service mode and reset EEPROM:

1. Start with the printer OFF
2. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
3. release RESUME
4. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
5. Let green light blink until printer is done moving print head

Press RESUME 4 times then POWER to execute the command


turn the plug off turn on and all ok




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SOURCE: GETTING ERROR CODE E27, INK ABSORBER FULL

Canon error e27 ink absorber full/reset process

printer powered off but connected on power source , you must:
1. Press & hold stop/reset button, and then press & hold [ON/OFF] button.

2. When Green power lit, leave stop/reset button & press twice stop/reset (see orange indicator).
3. Leave On/Off button. Printer in actually service mode.
4. Press stop/reset 4 times (see orange indicator) if not blink restart above process from top.
5. After press stop/reset 4 times successful press On/Off button 3 times. printer will off.
6. Press On/Off button.

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