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Flashing copy/alarm buttons. Error code 6A00.

The copy and alarm buttons are flashing.  On the led screen there is an error code that says 6A00 and I can't get the printer to work.  Help!  I've already unplugged it for a while, didn't work.  What next?

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  • Anonymous May 07, 2008

    COPY AND ALARM BUTTONS FLASHING WITH ERROR CODE 6A00

  • fgs2 May 09, 2008

    this error code 6502 come up with flashing copy and alarm on the set up can't find a cure a new printer and still no printing got to quick setup 4/2 can't go on till i get a fix

  • mary0273 May 16, 2008

    bueno yo la mia esta igual parpadea le boton de alarma junto con el copy y aparese en la pantallaA600 yy no se q aseer x favor alguien q nos ayude.

  • BeverleyCroy Jun 10, 2008

    Code 6A00 can not get the printer to work. Have turned it off, pushed the reset button. Nothing works. Help!

  • smca4321 Jun 19, 2008

    Copy light flashes and alarm light on. LED screen is blank

  • warrenh Jun 22, 2008

    Canon Pixma MP830 Error Code 6000. Both Copy and Alarm flashing.

  • Anonymous Aug 22, 2008

    code 6000 cannot ge the printer to work

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

Solution 2:
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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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Use a piece of tissue to clean the base-pad where the heads are stored.See if it is stuck in a kind of upward position and look if the mechanism that moves the tray is released if not then touch it and it will be loose. Remove all ink residue, move the tray back to its most right position and close everything.

Let me know if you still get the same error.

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Hi
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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.

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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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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