Question about Canon PIXMA iP4200 InkJet Photo Printer
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Canon i865 printer
Hi! I've got same problem. Canon userguide says that 5 flashes means the print head is not installed/not properly installed, or it is defective.Not yet sorted problem out - new print-heads are expensive!
Posted on Feb 17, 2008
SOURCE: printer won't print
i put the printer in a large green garbage bag , attached a garbage tag , took it to the curb and the problem disappeared. thank you for your interest.
Posted on Jan 22, 2009
Check the following information..........
Hope this helps you.
Posted on Sep 01, 2010
SOURCE: my canon pixma ip4200 flashes
How to reset waste ink / blinking printer canon ip4200 If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it and give a testimonial for my response. Happy Holidays! Thanks, Joe
With the printer power turned off, while pressing the Resume/Cancel button, press and hold the Power button. (DO NOT release the buttons. The Power LED lights in green to indicate that a function is selectable.)
While holding the Power button, release the resume/Cancel button. (DO NOT release the Power
While holding the Power button, press the Resume/Cancel button 2 times, and then release both
the Power and Resume/Cancel buttons. (Each time the Resume/Cancel button is pressed, the Alarm and Power LEDs light alternately, Alarm in orange and Power in green, starting with Alarm LED.)
When the Power LED lights in green, press the Resume/Cancel button the specified number of
After pressing the Resume/Cancel button the required number of times -you must press the On/Off button to perform the task. For Example Pressing Resume/Cancel 1 time, then press On/Off - does a Service Test Print
Time(s) LED indication Function Remarks 0 times Green (Power) Power off When the print head is not installed, the carriage returns and locks in the home position capped.
1 time Orange (Alarm) Service test print .
2 times Green (Power) EEPROM information print
3 times Orange (Alarm) EEPROM initialization
4 times Green (Power) Waste ink counter resetting
5 times Orange (Alarm) Destination settings After entering the destination settings mode, press the Resume/Cancel button the specified number of time(s) to select the destination. For detail, see "Destination settings procedures" below.
6 times Green (Power) Print head deep cleaning (Cleaning of both black and color)
7 times Orange (Alarm) Reserved
8 times Green (Power) CD / DVD check pattern
9 times Orange (Alarm) CD / DVD print position
correction (horizontal: X direction)
10 times Green (Power) CD / DVD print position
correction (vertical: Y direction)
11 to 13 times Orange, Green, Orange(Alarm,
Power,Alarm) Return to the menu selection
14 times Green (Power) Left margin correction Not used in servicing.
15 times Orange (Alarm) Return to the menu selection
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it and give a testimonial for my response. Happy Holidays!
Posted on Dec 23, 2010
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 13, 2013 | Canon PIXMA iP3000 InkJet Photo Printer
Jan 03, 2018 | Canon PIXMA iP4200 InkJet Photo Printer
Mar 02, 2011 | Canon PIXMA iX4000 InkJet Photo Printer
Jan 13, 2010 | Canon PIXMA iP4200 InkJet Photo Printer
Feb 13, 2009 | Canon PIXMA iP4200 InkJet Photo Printer
Sep 13, 2008 | Canon Office Equipment & Supplies
413 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!