From page 88 of the User Guide
For your printer you can use the following types of paper and other media.
• Standard paper: From Legal size (8.5 x 14.0 in.) to A5 size (5.83 x 8.27 in.)
• Non-standard paper: From 3.54 x 4.72 in. to 8.5 x 23.0 in.
• Others: Envelopes (US Com. #10 and European DL)
Important ?₪ Do not use the following types of paper.
Using such paper will not only produce unsatisfactory results, but can also cause the printer to jam or malfunction.
• Folded, curled or wrinkled paper
• Wet paper
• Paper that is too thin (less than 17 lb.)
• Paper that is too thick* (more than 28 lb.)
• Picture postcards
• Postcards with an affixed photo or sticker
• Envelopes with a double flap
• Sealed envelopes
• Envelopes with an embossed or treated surface
• Paper with holes (such as loose-leaf paper)
* non-Canon branded paper
17 to 28 lb.
Do not use paper heavier than this (except for supported Canon-brand media), as it
could jam in the printer.
The following types of media can be used. For more information about the media and the
printing methods, refer to the specific sections.
Plain paper: Refer to the printed Quick Start Guide.
?¡ High Resolution Paper HR-101N
?¡ Glossy Photo Paper GP-301/GP-301N
?¡ High Gloss Photo Film HG-201
?¡ Glossy Photo Cards FM-101
?¡ Photo Paper Pro PR-101
?¡ Photo Paper Pro PC-101S
?¡ Transparencies CF-102
?¡ T-Shirt Transfers TR-201
?¡ Banner Paper
If you are receiving a paper thickness error (are there lights flashing?) is the thickness greater than 28 lbs? You can refer to the User's Guide beginning on page 140 for infomration on error light patterns.
Have you set the Paper Thickness Lever properly? Looking at the printer from the front; To the left for normal paper; To the right for thicker product (e.g. envelopes, t-shirt transfers, banner paper).
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