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I am getting 'Service Error 5200' on my Canon i990 printer and the orange light blinks 8 times.


1: Remove Cartridge
2: Unplug the AC Power Cord
3: Hold down the RESUME button
4: Release RESUME after plugging in the AC Power cord.
5: Press the RESUME once within 5 seconds and release the RESUME .
6: Press and HOLD RESUME for two seconds or more and release it.
7: Press and HOLD RESUME for two seconds or more and release it.
8: Unplug AC Power Cord to set data.

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Hp officejet 6500 all lights are flashing and mechine says turn off and on . Please can someone Help??


: Check the power cord

1.
Turn on the product.
2.
Remove the power cord from the back of the product.
3.
Check the power cord for any physical damage. If the power cord is damaged, replace the power cord.

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If these steps resolved the issue , you do not need to continue troubleshooting.
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If the issue persists , continue to the next solution.

Turn the product off and then on again

1.
Press the Power button ( ) to turn the product off.
2.
Wait 60 seconds, and then press the Power button ( ) to turn the product back on.
3.
If the product does not turn off when the Power button ( ) is pressed, wait three minutes, and then proceed to the next solution.

Plug the product into a wall outlet
Follow these steps to make sure the product is plugged in correctly.

1.
Unplug the power cord from the back of the product.
2.
Unplug the power cord from any surge protectors or power strips.
3.
Select a wall outlet to plug the product into. Test the wall outlet by plugging another electric appliance, such as a lamp, into the wall outlet and turning it on. Unplug the test appliance.
4.
Plug the power cord into the back of the product.
5.
Plug the power cord into the wall outlet.
6.
Press the Power button ( ) to turn the product on.

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If these steps resolved the issue , you do not need to continue troubleshooting.
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If the issue persists , continue to the next solution.

Solution six: Reset the product
Follow these steps to reset the printer.

1.
Unplug the power cord from the back of the product.
2.
Unplug the power cord from the wall outlet.
3.
Wait 10 seconds, and then plug the power cord back into the wall outlet.
4.
Plug the power cord into the back of the product.
NOTE: Many power cords have an LED light on the power module or on the end of the cord that plugs into the product. Make sure the LED light is lit and steady.
5.
Press the Power button ( ) to turn the product on.

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If these steps resolved the issue , you do not need to continue troubleshooting.
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If the issue persists , continue to the next solution.

6. Perform a partial reset of the product
  1. Disconnect the power cord from the product.
  2. Wait for 20 seconds.
  3. Press and hold # and 3 while reconnecting the power cord.
  4. When the product turns on, release both buttons.
  5. Try printing again.

IF still won't resolve it by following steps mentioned above then your printer needs replacement. Malfunctioning hardware.

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Printing Stalled with flashing exclamation light


do a powerflee

1) unplug all cables including power cable.

2) press and hold the On/Off button on the printer for 20 seconds.

3) plug back the cables and try printing.

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I have a j4580 HP printer. Recently it started to


Please follow the below steps.
STEP 1.
1. Un plug the power chord from the back of the printer.
2. Press and hold the power button of the printer.Wait for 30 seconds.
3. While holding the power button, re-plug the power cable.
4. Turn on the printer, if it is not on.
STEP 2.
Reset the All-in-One to the factory default settings by using these instructions:

1. Unplug the power cable from printer when the printer is powered on and wait for 20 seconds.

2. Then, press and hold # and 6 while plugging in the power cord.

Continue holding until it displays Semi Full Reset message in the front panel of the All-in-One.

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Change the ink cartridges


Please check the ink levels, it can be the issue with the cartridges. However, please follow the below steps.
STEP 1.
Please take out all the cartridges and clean the copper contacts with a lint free cloth and water.
STEP 2.
1. Un plug the power chord from the back of the printer.
2. Press and hold the power button of the printer.Wait for 30 seconds.
3. While holding the power button, re-plug the power cable.
4. Turn on the printer, if it is not on
STEP 3.
1. Disconnect and then reconnect the power cord.

2. When the lights begin to flash, press and hold On and Copies button.

When only the On light is flashing, release the buttons.

When the On light is steady, the reset is complete.
This will fix the issue.

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Having problems scanning items. Somedays it will work ok then others it doesn't. When i press scan on the printer the On/Off light flashes as tho it is trying to do something and it flashes on the pc for 1...


check your power outlets connect the printer to a direct plug in the wallsocket no multi adapters while machine is powered on pull out the power cable for about 15 seconds then replug power cable and tesy

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Flashing green light and hour glass - performs no functions


Hi,

Please perform the steps given below and check the functionality.

Bypass the surge protector
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If the all-in-one is plugged into a power strip, remove it from the power strip and plug it directly into a wall outlet and see if the message still appears.

Power Cycling
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1. Verify that the unit is switched on. Unplug the all-in-one from power and disconnect the connection port.
2. Wait 30 seconds.
3. Plug in the power only.
4. Repeat steps 2-4 two more times.
5. On the third time after plugging the unit into power, reconnect the connection port from the all-in-one to your computer.
6. Restart your computer and check the functionality.




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Printer won't print flashing green light


Hi,

Please follow the steps given below and check the functionality.

Bypass the surge protector ====================
If the all-in-one is plugged into a power strip, remove it from the power strip and plug it directly into a wall outlet and see if the message still appears.

Power Cycling
===========
1. Verify that the unit is switched on. Unplug the all-in-one from power and disconnect the connection port.
2. Wait 30 seconds.
3. Plug in the power only.
4. Repeat steps 2-4 two more times.
5. On the third time after plugging the unit into power, reconnect the connection port from the all-in-one to your computer.
6. Restart your computer and check the functionality.

==== Partial Reset ====
Press and hold # and 3 button on the unit while plugging in the power cord.
Note: For models that are not fax capable, press Plus (+) instead of #.

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My printers light turns on saying i have a cartridge problem.. i cleaned the inside..ive unpluged the whole thing and tried uninstalling but it doesnt help.


STEP 1.

Please take out all the cartridges and clean the copper contacts with a lint free cloth and the distilled water.

STEP 2.

1. Un plug the power chord from the back of the printer.
2. Press and hold the power button of the printer.Wait for 30 seconds.
3. While holding the power button, re-plug the power cable.
4. Turn on the printer, if it is not on.

STEP 3.

Reset the All-in-One to the factory default settings by using these instructions:

1. Disconnect and then reconnect the power cord.

2. When the lights begin to flash, press and hold On and Copies button.

When only the On light is flashing, release the buttons.

When the On light is steady, the reset is complete.

This will fix the issue.

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Starting up


1. Plug the printer directly to the wall outlet.
note : do not use any power surge. just plug the unit directly to the wall outlet
2. Reset the printer by unplugging the power cord at the back of the printer while its still on. Plug the power cord after 30 seconds

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