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Canon pixma mp258 error 5B00 - Canon PIXMA MP287 ALL-IN-ONE INKJET PRINTER

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Please go to the following website which describes the procedure needed to fix your printer. You will need to download a resetter, the link to everything is in the instructions:

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Canon pixma mp258 error 5B00

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How to remove Error Message 5B00 from my Canon PIXMA MX420 Printer.

As, we all know, error messages are very common in canon printers in general, as different errors encountered by people in the duration of Canon Printer operating time. To Fix Canon Printer Error Code 5b00 is not such a challenging task for the users if they get an error, and especially when the continuous ink systems are being installed on them all the time. These systems tend to push our printers to their very limits. Occasionally, continuous ink systems can cause small ink spills inside the printers, which can fill up the ink pads in it and create this error code 5B00. The error appears on the canon printers once the inkpad absorber has filled up with ink. Get Instant Canon printer troubleshooting tips to fix all in one canon printer error and problems

Steps to Fix Canon Printer Error Code 5b00:-
Resetting the waste ink absorber on a Canon printer can resolve some error codes that appear when turning it on. Follow the below steps now to fix the error code 5b00.
Step 1:-Turn Off Printer
Make sure the printer is turned off.
Step 2:- Hold the "Resume" Button
Then you need to press and hold the "Resume" button (triangle inside a circle).
Step 3:- Hold the "Power" Button
At the same time as it is held down, hold down the "Power" button. Then the green led light should come on.
Step 4:- Release the "Resume" Button
Keep the "Power" button held down. Release the "Resume" button and then press it twice. The light should go amber, then green again.
Step 5:- Release the "Power" Button
Now you need to release the "Power" button.
Step 6:- Reset Counter Absorber
Press the "Resume" button four times and then press the "Power" button straight after to confirm the selected action (Reset Counter Absorber).
Step 7:- Turn On Printer
Then you have to turn off the printer and then turn it on again
I hope your issue is fixed.

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google canon web page for full list of error codes and fixes

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How to fixed error 5B00

Error 5B00 indicates that waste ink full error. Each inkjet printer will meet this condition. This condition happens when waste ink absorber has reach it maximum capacity.
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Reset canon pixma mp258

Reset Canon MP258 error 5B00 or P07

When the printer is turned on will show an error MP258 P07 in LCD panels and monitor screen will pop up an error 5B00.

Resetter Canon MP258
1. The printer must be in SERVICE MODE, the way
2. MP258 printer is turned off and plugged the power cord.
3. Press the STOP / RESET and hold, then press and hold the POWER button.
4. The power button is pressed, release the button STOP / RESET, then press the STOP / RESET two times, then release both buttons simultaneously.
5. MP258 printer will process (rather long), then the LCD Panel will show the number zero (0)
6. The computer will detect NEW DEVICE, Ignore it .....
7. This situation indicates the printer is on and ready to reset SERVICE MODE.
8. Download ServiceTool_V1074 for MP258
9. Extract file ServiceTool_V1074
10. Prepare 2 paper in the printer (this is to print at the time the reset process)
11. Run the program ServiceTool_V1074


12. Click the "MAIN", then the printer will proceed, then MP258 will print one page with the words "D = 000.0"
13. Click " EEPROM Clear ".
14. Then click "EEPROM", and the printer will print the results MP258 Re-setter.
"TPAGE(TTL=00000 COPY=00000)"


15. Turn off the printer by pressing the POWER button or unplug the power cable
16. Turn on the printer, and the printer ready to use

I hope this information helps. Thank you for using FixYa!

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Canon pixma mp258 error 5b00, haw can i solve it?

I searched under mp258 on the website and found nothing on it.
There was an mp250, though. Was this model marketed in the U.S. or abroad?

When I input error 5b00 I came up with a series of hits:

The above describes how to shut the printer off and turn on again.

There were quite a few hits, but none referred to the 5b00 problem, specifically, unfortunately.

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My canon mp258 issue one problem screen displayed error6 can i solve this problem.pls send me a rply

check these two link and see your error code

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