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My Canon MP480 is giving me the 'error 5100' screen and will not print. how do I fix this?

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Hi,

  1. Power off the printer
  2. Unplug the printer's power cord, wait 5 seconds then replug the power cord in.
  3. Hold the Power button for 6 Beeps
  4. Release the Power Button

This will reset the printer and should resolve incorrect cartridge detection problems

Good Luck!

Posted on Aug 23, 2010

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