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Canon s520 My printer is installed, I was using it but now I am getting a orange light blinking 7 times and then one green. I have tried uninstalling,and reinstalling. I have tried reset. I am looking for some solutions to try please and thank you. Shaunna

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  • sdhsport Jun 15, 2008

    7 blinking yellows, 1 green. Removed the print head, tried cleaning it, and put it back. Works for a while then the problem returns. Any other solution? Are there reasonable replacement heads?



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I had the same problem. tried resetting the "waste ink tank" counter and it didn't work. I ended up taking out the printhead (pull up on the Grey lever) when I put it back in the printer worked! Good Luck!

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