Canon is a Japanese company that develops and manufactures products such as cameras, video machines, faxes, copiers, scanners, printers, imaging systems, optical equipment for the semiconductor industry, professional lenses for shipping systems images, among others.

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Canon MG5450S Printer won't print or copy black

MY Canon MG5450S printer won't print or copy black. I have checked that all ink cartridges have sufficient ink. Prior to this fault occurring, I replaced the cyan cartridge. The fault occurred after ...
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Canon mx455 issues with Ubuntu

I have switched to ubuntu recently and when I try to print something it prints it out jittery. Examples: http://i.imgur.com/DubCuri.jpg http://i.imgur.com/wRRmzQV.jpg http:// dl .dropboxusercontent ...
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Canon LBP-810 in modern os

I have an old but working printer (Canon LBP-810 LPT+USB). Is there a way to use it in windows 8.1? I can connect it to my laptop and install any Linux distribution, but I want to print to it from my ...
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Permanently setting B/W threshold in Acrobat XI?

I am looking for a software to conveniently scan documents in black and white (1 bit). Previously I have been using Presto PageManager in a version from 2001. Here I could set up scan settings, then ...
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How to disable PGBK ink on a Canon printer and use BK for black?

Many Canon printers (e.g. iX6500) have two types of black ink. Suppose you just want to use one - for example, you need to print something urgently, but there's a fault with the other type of black's ...
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Canon CanoScan N640P ex driver for Windows 8.1

I would like to use my old CanoScan N640P ex scanner on my new OS. I have searched for drivers, but I have not found anything. Can you please offer me a solution for this problem?
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Why does my Canon inkjet printer require two black cartridges?

I am curious why my Canon printer, an MG6320 (but I have also seen this on MG5320 and MG5220), requires me to use two black ink cartridges, one labeled BK and the other labeled PGBK. When I do a ...
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Maximum non-Canon paper weight for Canon PIXMA printers?

In the specifications of the Canon printers, such as PIXMA MG7150, it is said that we should not use papers that are too thick (weighing more than 28lb or 105g/m²), except for Canon genuine paper. ...
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Why is scanned PDF size varies with scanners?

I have a Samsung SCX 4623 FW all in one and a Canon multifunction at work. I observed that the PDF files generated after scanning documents is quite different. The PDF generated by SCX 4623 FW is 10 ...
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Canon MP980 printer will not stay powered up

I have swapped power cable, unplugged and waited, and changed power outlets. When I turn the printer on, the blue light comes on and the canon home screen but then it power offs after a couple ...
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Canon printer constantly forgets wireless network

My Canon PIXMA MX522 wireless printer constantly needs to be reconnected to my wireless network. Pretty much every single day I have to climb under my desk, hold down the router connection button, and ...
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How to directly scan from Canon Pixma MX925 to Evernote?

I just got a Pixma MX925 and want to set up scanning directly to Evernote. It is adverterised that the printer can scan to the cloud (Dropbox, Evernote ...) but I can find the Pixma Cloud Link or any ...
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Canon LBP2900 and Debian Wheezy

I use Canon LBP2900 and Debian Wheezy amd64. I installed the official 64bit driver from Canon site (alien --scripts --to-deb *.rpm). Add printer to 59687 socket: lpadmin -p LBP2900 -m ...
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canon advanced printing technology printer status window

I need uninstall or disable canon advanced printing technology printer status window (CNAB5SWD.exe). Does anyone know how?
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Recording Video with Cannon LEGRIA FS306 splits the video to 10 secons videos

I'm using Win7. I get into my SD card folder and see the video I have recorded splitted into many 10 sec videos. Is there any software to easily assmble al into one video? Is there a way to aviod ...
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Factory reset for Canon MF4690 ImageClass?

I have a Canon MF4690 ImageClass. It has a lot of issues working with SMB. I've already tried to use the web interface for it which crashes after a few page views. I have called Canon support several ...
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Canon Pixma MP 160 doesn't recognize ink cartridges

My Canon Pixma MP 160 printer/scanner/copier is not recognizing my printer cartridges. The alarm light as well as the black and color light all come on and it's like it's locked up.
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How do I disable the hardware buttons on my CanoScan LiDE 600F scanner?

I'd like to completely disable the hardware buttons on my CanoScan LiDE 600F scanner. I never use them, and they are constantly getting pressed accidentally. May need a registry hack. I'm talking ...
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Trouble using canon mx 892 on mac os x 10.6.8

I'm attempting to scan with Canon MX 892 on a 2009 iMac running mac os x 10.6.8. Any time I try to open MP Navigator EX 5.1, a message is displayed stating "The login account does not have the ...
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Canon MX 870 print cartridge lock out

I bought ink cartridges on line that initially worked in my printer. Over time, and only when printing documents from an online source the printer quit working giving me a printer cartridge not ...
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Canon ImageCLASS MF6580 prints blank

I found a discarded MF6580, which is printing blank sheets. I replaced the C106 toner cartridge in it, but it still prints blank. Is there anything else I can try, or is it just garbage?
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Best Way to Calibrate Printer to Generic Ink

I bought refillable ink cartridges for my Canon MP550 and generic ink bottles from a Chinese store. I have so far managed to manually adjust the color options in the printer dialog to match the ...
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On Mac OS X 10.8.3 I cannot print single sided to my Canon iR C2880

I have installed the drivers here http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/office/color_imagerunner_copiers/color_imagerunner_c2550_c2880_c2880i_c3080_c3080i_c3380_c3380i_c3480_3480i for my C2880 and It ...
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What causes those horizontal color streaks on my printer's output?

Ever since I acquired it, less than a hundred pages ago, this printer's paper output has featured horizontal bands - the denser the color, the denser the streaks. The printer is a Canon i-SENSYS ...
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Canon CanoScan LiDE 20 drivers for Windows 7 x64

Trying to set this scanner up on Windows 7 on my machine. The options are: Purchase VueScan (Not interested in using VueScan to resolve this issue) Try using a Virtual Machine with XP and ...
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Error code E000716 on Canon Photo Copier iR2022i

The error immediately appear when I open that photo copier iR2022i and I cannot do anything else. Please see the below about error message. Turn the main power switch (on the main unit's ...
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Unable to install Canon P-150 driver to Mac

I have posted this question to Canon technical support. They have not been able to solve it. I have run their software in the newest iMac 27 and the newest Macbook Air unsuccessfully. I think that ...
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Canon MX 870 missing color cartridge I want to print text anyway

Apparently my printer won't let me continue with the printing if I don't have all the cartridges full sitting in it, despite not needing them at the moment. Can I override it somehow?
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Getting canon printers to work with Arch Linux

I am trying to setup a canon MF4412 printer on my Arch Linux desktop. I followed the official guide in setting up a CUPS server/client as well as installing the cndrvcups-lb driver package. ...
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How to change the language of driver interface for Canon Pixma printers?

Is there a way to change the language of the driver interface for Canon Pixma printers? Which language is used seems to be determined by the language of the OS or the Windows localization settings. I ...
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Canon PIXMA MP140 doesn't print magenta anymore

I've got this Canon all-in-one that started showing this issue all of a sudden; I use original cartridges which I refill by myself; this one is a CL-38, 9 months old, which i've refilled two or tree ...
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How can I alter the region lock on a Canon printer?

I have a Canon Pixma MP560 and some new, genuine cartridges from Best Buy. When I install them, the ink cartridge lights light up, as if the printer recognised them, but when I close the printer lid, ...
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Is there an alternative driver for canon scanner 3000F on windows 7 x64?

My good old scanner is a Canon Canoscan 3000F. It seems to be lacking a 64 bit driver on windows, or so it seems when I check Canon's site. I tried Vuescan, which provides alternative drivers for old ...
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How do I bring a stuck scanner back to life?

I was scanning a bunch of papers and had scanned several of them when it happened. The SimpleScan program that I used just died (the window disappeared). The scanner stopped it the middle of the ...
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Office Printer Canon C3200 Jamming?

Our office printer is a big Canon Image Runner C3200, and it keeps jamming, people in the office keep complaining about it. I've been told it has something to do with the teeth that grab the paper. ...
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Why can't print to a network printer?

In the office we have a Canon MF4570dn printer connected through a switch to the LAN. At the same switch there is a computer running Vista which regularly prints to this printer. In the past, I was ...
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Margin problems when printing PDF using LPR on OS X

I'm printing a PDF document using LPR on OS X, to a Canon MP190 printer. When printing the same document (Letter paper size) from the Preview app, the margins are correct. When printing using LPR, the ...
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Why won't any button in MF Toolbox (scanning software for Canon MF3010) do anything?

I just bought a Canon MF3010 laser printer/scanner. The printer's great, but I can't get it to scan using the MF Toolbox software (which is the only way to scan to pdf format, I believe). It will ...
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Vista laptop loses wireless connection when printing

I have a frustrating problem involving a brand new Canon MX885 printer and a Sony Vaio laptop running Vista Home Premium. Both the laptop and the printer are connected to the same wireless network. ...
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Canon MP980 prints wrong colors

My Canon MP980 printer recently started printing color incorrectly. At first, all colors were pinkish. I changed the color inks as some said this might fix it. Now green prints as a grayish color, ...
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Canon MX printer series with Apple AirPrint support?

Does somebody know if the Canon MX printer series has a native Apple AirPrint support? In product specification they only say that it is possible to print documents from your iPhone or iPad. But i ...
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Is it possible to work (install, print etc.) with CANON LBP 810 printer through JetDirect?

I'm fighting with CANON LBP 810 (and 1120) printers for a month.. they work locally fine. However I must work with it through JetDirect. JetDirect, because I have Thin Clients and I am connecting ...
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Will the Canon Pixma MX882 Wireless Multifunction Printer allow you to keep printing once one ink cartridge has run out?

My wife's Epson Workforce 600 has died, and I'm thinking of replacing it with a Canon Pixma MX882 printer/scanner/copier/fax. One of the most annoying things about the Epson is that once it has ...
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Import Video from Camcorder using Pixela ImageMixer Vs. Windows Import

I have a Canon HF10. The camera came bundled with a Pixela ImageMixser SE, which is used to import the videos to your computer. As this software is giving me grief, can I just use Windows Import ...
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Can I get a Canon D1250D2 scanner to work with Windows 7?

Having recently upgraded from Windows XP to Windows 7 my Canon D1250D2 no longer works as there aren't any Windows 7 drivers for it. Apart from that it's in perfect working order. Before I spend some ...
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Use canon camera as webcam

Can I use my Canon SX 30 as my web cam? I have come along a lot of tutorials and videos telling us how to do this using ZoomBrowser that is shipped along with the camera. But it seems that canon sx ...
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Canon printer only prints images, no characters!

I have a MacBook Pro and a Canon LBP3010B printer. For some reason my printer doesn't print any characters, only images. I'm not sure what the problem is, any ideas why the printer would behave in ...
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How can I solve Canon MX870 printer only printing blank pages?

I have a Canon MX870 printer which I have connected to a Windows Vista laptop via a USB connection. Whether I print or copy, the result is the same: blank pages. The result is the same when I use a ...
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Can a Canon MX870 printer be made to work with Windows 98SE?

My client's workplace, which is chock full of legacy equipment and software, recently purchased a Canon MX870. Up until now they've been using it for faxes and for printing from the lone piece of ...
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where can I get cables for the Canon Mx310 (printer) [closed]

A friend of mine gave me a printer/scanner because he could not print with it anymore. the point is this thing has been lying in the cellar for quite some time now and the cables are missing. that is ...