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Try removing ink cartridges, If the problem goes away, then one of the ink cartridges needs to be replaced. Hope that helps.

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The Canon Pixma MG2522 is an all-in-one inkjet printerwith scan and copy functions. ... The printer has no display screen. There is no networking capability, only direct USB connection.

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Hmmmm.... Bootleg copies of Windows are not legitimate Windows. You stated that you have a Dell OptiPlex. You may be able to use the DVD that your brother has to reinstall Windows 7. Because bootleg copies of the operating system work differently, you are not able to use most of your computers features. My answer is if you can find a Dell OEM Windows 7 disk on Amazon, try that. If it works, then you had a bad copy of Windows installed.

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i don't know. please open as much as possible to see if there is olde paper still in the machine. if clear, maybe a
flashlight would help search for something in feed tray.
if you haven't tried yet, shut off printer. unplug all printer wires. reconnect power cord then load a few sheets. push the 'Stop' button a few times. push and hold stop button down for 15 seconds. try to copy something. if it works, reconnect to computer and try printing off something from notepad as a test. if still not OK. Canon may be able to test machine over the internet. also, there may be updates to
install for your neighbour.

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You can watch the detail of that error in the printer propierties ( status monitor ) in your PC

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How to fix error code 5100 on any Canon Pixma Printer


If you get a skipped vertical line or error code 5100, your timing strip needs cleaning. You must be very careful not to rip it when clenaing. See short video for refernece. This fix will work on all Canon Pixma inkjet printers.

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This is the code for the waste ink absorber being full. You will need to reset the counter to clear the error message.
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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Try to remove the print head and turn on the the printer without it, sometimes print head cause a shortcut or power supply is defective

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  1. Unplug the power and the USB cables from the printer.
  2. Open the cartridge door and hold down the power button.
  3. Reconnect the power cables while still holding down the power button.
  4. Close the cartridge door and release the power button. The ink cartridge is now reset.

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First, make sure that the power is on. If needed, open the front cover and open the paper output tray. Open the paper output cover and wait for the ink cartridge carrier to move to the right. The ink access door should open automatically when the cartridges are in position. Push down on the cartridge lock lever until it clicks; the lever forms a U-shape in front of the individual cartridge. The Black cartridge is on the right. Color is on the left. Pull the old cartridge straight out. Prepare the new cartridge and gently push it into the cartridge slot until it touches the back of the slot. Push the cartridge lock lever up until it clicks to lock the cartridge into place.

I hope this helps. See the pictures and video clips here: https://support.usa.canon.com/kb/index?page=content&id=ART137790 .

Cindy Wells

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Remove the print head and power on the printer . If it does tuen on the print head is defective, replace it

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Contact Canon directly to inquire.

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You go on your computer open the start menu and go to devices and printers. Click on it. Click on your Canon Mx320 icon. Then it will say scanner management and you click on Scan Photos or Documents. The printer is just waiting for you to do it from the computer. From there you can preview the scanned photo or documented.
Press "OK" in the printer as well.
For the more details visit the canon community site:
https://community.usa.canon.com/t5/Printer-Multifunction-Support/My-Canon-MX410-won-t-scan-Says-quot-PC-Standby-quot-followed-by/td-p/122333

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