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Stopped printing text, will print pictures, reinstalled drivers & new Blk cart.

Canon Multipass MP730 has stopped printing emails, word docs, etc. but will still print pictures. Thought black cartridge was empty so changed~same result. Removed & re-installed drivers same thing.
Only blank page comes out.
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  • nikklia Sep 02, 2008

    I do have the same problem. I can print test pages, etc., but I can't print anything coming from programs loaded into my computer. It started a few months ago, and I still haven't been able to figure it out. All the connections are fine, the message is getting from the puter to the printer because a page is pulled in and the cartridges move around like they are printing something on the page, but it's still blank when it comes out. Ink tanks are full.

  • ruscott Oct 16, 2008

    Sounds like it is printing but page comes out blank except for a few random lines.

  • STIW Nov 02, 2008

    I have canon MP 730 which is also doing strange stuff

    Parts of the Page are missing when I print (usually with Text, Word, excel, and email documents). Photo's still print out ok, copying still works, and the test pages print correctly too

    I can replicate the problem just by re-printing the same page

    I'm Running Windows 2000 Pro with the latest service packs

    I've also re-installed the latest driver I could find, without any resolution to my issue

    Would love to get this resolved as I feel this is one of the better printers I've had.



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Can you do a test page on this printer?

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