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Pixma 830 error code 6A00

Light blinking no response to anything can anyone help please?

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  • Cleokitty Feb 22, 2008

    Took it out of the box, removed all packing and tape, installed software in the computer, loaded the ink cartridges, all the lights came on to indicate they were seated properly. Error code 6A00 came on and we can do nothing. Hung on the phone waiting for Canon technical assistance but am on a mobile in bad reception area so the call dropped every time before I moved up the queue.


     It is not connected to a phone line as we won't have a landline until our house is finished, therefore we don't need the fax function at this time.


    Couldn't find the error code in the manual, only found it by typing it into Google. Would appreciate any help. Have had it for ten days and the warranty is ticking down and we haven't been able to use it.

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Hi
Error 6A00
The 6A00 is a Canon generic code for paper path jam.

Solution 1:
Move the printhead carriage back and forth a few times.

Solution 2:
Check the purge unit: Moving the print head assembly will not clear a purge unit if its jammed with paper, paper clips, push pins, screws, cookie crisp, flower bud pods or the like.

Solution 3:
Press the ink pads down in the purge unit.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
All The Best: Pineworks

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Move the printhead carriage back and forth a few times.

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Press the ink pads down in the purge unit.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
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Solution 1:
Move the printhead carriage back and forth a few times.

Solution 2:
Check the purge unit: Moving the print head assembly will not clear a purge unit if its jammed with paper, paper clips, push pins, screws, cookie crisp, flower bud pods or the like.

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Press the ink pads down in the purge unit.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
All The Best: Pineworks

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Move the printhead carriage back and forth a few times.

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Press the ink pads down in the purge unit.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
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