Question about Canon PIXMA MP530 All-In-One InkJet Printer

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Lines are printing on my photos

I have a Canon Pixma MP750 not a Pixma MP530 as it says below.  It did not give me an option with our printer on.


I was printing our babys thank you cards and everything was going great.  It was looking fantastic.  All of a sudden, lines started appearing about 2mm apart.  No matter what I do, nothing seems to fix it.  I have tried all of the maintenance things the printer supplies but nothing seems to work.


Can you please help me with this matter.





Posted by dkr1001 on

  • dkr1001 Oct 14, 2007

    Whenever my printer runs out of ink in a cartridge, it just stops and won't continue printing until it has been replaced.  I have clean the heads so it isn't this either.  I don't know whether it is just different settings on my document that I have tried everything.

  • dkr1001 Oct 15, 2007

    Yes so it isn't the ink cartridge.  Like I was saying, 1 minute it is perfect, the next it has lines on it.  I don't understand it.  I can print a word document without a problem - no lines but the photos do.  Got to love technology!!!



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You probably ran out of one or more colors in the ink cartridge.  You can also try 'clean heads' per your printer documentation.

Posted on Oct 14, 2007

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    Debra V Oct 14, 2007

    everything but new ink cartridge, right?



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