Question about Canon Office Equipment & Supplies
Follow this procedure:
1. Enter Service Mode: Hold Power button and plug a power cord, then push Resume button twice and release all buttons.
2. Free Download from Internet: GeneralTools for Canon Pixma IP1880
3. Starting GeneralTools
4. CHANGE USB PORT change into PORT of your printer
5. click lock release
6. click ip1800
7. click device id
8. clear waste ink counter by clicking MAIN & PLATEN
9. Check EEPROM Box
10. Click EEPROM Dump
Power off printer and all done. Work again!
Posted on Jan 14, 2015
Ink absorber is a part of the printer that absorbs the excess ink while printing. There is a way to reset it but its not recommended, as the ink will eventually leak into the printer. I suggest that you get a replacement ink absorber pad from canon and replace the one in your set.
Posted on Nov 10, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
it is a common issue with most canon printers.....So the advice i like to share with u is,first u need to empty the waste ink tank absorber on the printer and would like to let u know that changing to a new cartridge would not solve this problem as this has something to do with the printer and not the cartridge.
So once u empty the waste ink tank absorber (something similar to a small sponge..ie: it is the place where your excess ink goes. U should take off that ink as it has reached the maximum point of absorbing and it's unable to absorb more ink) your printer should work fine.
Hope this helps.
Posted on Feb 11, 2009
SOURCE: cannot print documents
replace ink catridge. wash with alcohol just only the head print. then place it. turn on printer without conect with ur pc. pres botton reset hold 3-5 minutes. then conect to pc. enjoy it
Posted on Apr 17, 2009
waste ink absorber error message can sometimes be solved by resetting the printer itself. i havent yet tried in ip1880 but in ip1200, th e resetting method is this: (it might also work on other models)
1. unplug the power cord and the data cable(printer to pc) 2. while press-holding the (printer) power button plug the power cable (do not release printer power button until step 3) 3. press 'resumet' ( the button below the power button of the printer) button twice... 4. release the power button 5. connect the usb cable of the printer to the pc... - a new canon printer shall be found in the list of printers. use it as default printer
Posted on Aug 19, 2009
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Unset of the mistake "Overflow to capacities for collection of the perfected ink"
1. Switch off the printer and disconnect the wire of the feeding.
2. Press kn. ON. NOT releasing it, connect the wire of the feeding.
3. Still not releasing kn. ON. 2 times press kn. The Summary.
4. Release both buttons.
5. Hereon indication of the mistake must stop.
6. Take out of all files of the program attribute Rid Onli (if he there is)
7. Start program (file GeneralTool.exe)
8. Choose the port of the printer in window USB Port 9. Press kn. DEVICE ID, be certified that program it is correct has defined the model of the printer.
10. to press kn. EEPROM INFORMATION, be certified that counter отработки Dx really is or more 100,0
11. In window CLEAR WASTE INK COUNTER to press the buttons MAIN and PLATEN. When striking on button printer indicator must мигнуть.
12. Check in EEPROM INFORMATION importance Dx, it must be is "0" or several units.
Come out of program. Switch off the printer. Disconnect the wire of the feeding. Press kn. ON and keep her(it) while indicator not погаснет (completely run down the capacitors in BP) Include the printer. It Be Certified that indication of the error is absent.
THE NOTE. Kn. LOCK RELEASE will release the buttons a function SET DESTINATION and ENDURANCE MODE. If You no need to change the model of the printer or test the printer under "load", no need its press.
Posted on Oct 07, 2009
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