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Re: error 5

Error 5 is an improperly seated ink cartridge. Pull it (them) back out. Make sure they are clean. Any protective tape has been removed. Then reseat them.

If the error persists, turn the device off for a few moments to reset it, then fire it back up.

Click here for the Canon page referencing this error.


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