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Canon Pixma MP800

I have the problem you mentioned on the forum about cartridges not being recognised. You mentioned that you reset the print head - could you please describe how to do this?

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Trying to clean the printer head after error code U150 states that one of the cartridges can't been recognized. BUT, I can't get the 'manager' to show up. Tried stop/reset, turned machine on and off several times, held down menus button upon start up, etc. Nothing seems to work to get to the menu. Ideas?

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You need to clean and calibrate them..you'll need to do that from the print manager, under maintenance

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