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Cannon PIXMA MP170, printing problems

Hi people, Can anyone help me; I have recently purchased a new Cannon PIXMA MP170 and I am having problems with its printing. When I print out a word document much of the documents text is cut out and is replaced with brackets and dots (i.e. [[[[[[[[[[[[[[[[[[?,,,,) I have not yet aligned the printer head but when I try the printer displays a error, I am not sure if I am doing this correctly, can anyone offer any help PLEASE????

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My printer wont print out anything in black, even though i have just replaced the cartridge, why??

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Maybe the USB cable was plugged before the driver has been installed : I noticed this advice in my manual.

Posted on Aug 24, 2007

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