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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I can't view my JPEG images in my windows 7

I have a Canon EOS 1100D and Apacer SD card, I transferred my images to my laptop windows 7 by inserting my SD card to my laptop. I can view the other images but the other cannot. It says "Windows ...
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Canon MX420 series MP Drivers

A couple months ago I realized there's an alien software installed in my computer, Canon MX420, I know because I am using EPSON and not Canon, so I decided to uninstall it but it failed, reason, used ...
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Replace pickup roller on Canon mf8080cw, cannot access service menu

I have a Canon mf8080cw printer that I need to change the tray pickup roller (not the ADF). This roller needs to be rotated in order to be removed. It is my understanding that this is done through a ...
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Controlling a Canon Powershot with a CGI/Bash Script

I am trying to control my camera through the program chdkptp by using a CGI/Bash script. I have successfully controlled the camera by typing in the commands by hand: pi@camerapi /var/www/chdkptp $ ...
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Install printer driver for a wireless Canon Pixma MX340 on Fedora 21

How do I install and configure a wireless Canon printer on Fedora - specifically a PIXMA MX340 on Fedora 21? I've searched around and found that Canon provide RPMs for this printer but they're very ...
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Can you import custom videos to a Canon digital camera?

I have a Canon Powershot A2200 digital camera. I can of course transfer files from my camera TO my PC, but not the other way around. I'd like to use my Canon as sort of a media player connected to my ...
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Problems with Canon Desk Scanner

I have been using a Canon DR 6030C desk scanner and have had a problem with the document scanned being shifted to the left, cutting off the left margin and leaving a black unscanned looking area on ...
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canon advanced printing technology setup launcher has stopped working

my printer is canon LBP2900 and when I setup it to my computer (windows 7) it appears this statment: canon advanced printing technology setup launcher has stopped working.
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Canon MF Network Scan Utility - autohide/“silent mode”

I've got this AIO printer - MF4570dn. Everything is working.. fine. What I want is some version of "silent" network scan - where you just put docs in scanner and press: Scanner -> Computer Scan ...
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Canon Maxify MB5020 scan above 600dpi

My Canon Maxify MB5020 specification indicates max optical scan as 1200 dpi or up to 19,200 interpolated: However, with drivers installed I cannot select above 600 dpi: 1200 x 1200 dpi ...
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How can a printer installation change the default printer of other computers?

I have a Canon MG3550 installed on my network. I went through the Canon setup on the computer I wanted to use it on and it took the SSID and password and saved them in the printer. It then proceeded ...
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Sending fax with the Canon MX375 with error code U163

I have a Canon Pixma All In One MX375. I know it needs ink but I don't want to use it for printing, just sending faxes. I keep getting Error U163. How can I work round this so that I can send faxes? ...
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Canon printer print layout off-margin

I am fixing a Canon Printer ImageRunner 3230 And every time it print out the margin (left and right) is way off. I tried to change it via settings for Layout but unfortunately the margin of the ...
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Canon MG3550 changes other computer's default printer

We recently bought a Canon MG3550 for our office. It's only for one person to use. I didn't have a 'printer lead' long enough to reach it, so I used the windows installer to install it over wireless ...
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How to prevent CanoScan from shifting scans by 2mm?

According to documentation, my CanoScan 9000F Mark II cannot scan all the way to the edge. There is a 2mm border next to the bezel which cannot get scanned: If I place a piece of paper in the top ...
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MFTBOX.exe auto start during screen shot; how to stop

This tool pops up when ever I am taking a screen shot. The exe is location is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Canon\MF Toolbox Ver4.9\MFTBOX.exe Not sure what it does and why it keeps showing up. Is there ...
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Canon Printer - Strange issue on Mac (ccpd wants to connect to the internet)

I am using Mac OS X Yosemite and my native firewall is active. Whenever I restart/open my computer, I see a messagebox that asks me whether I want to allow ccpd to connect to the internet or not. I ...
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Canon MG4250 all in one doesn't find my linux pc

I am a beginner in Linux and I start to like it a lot. I know I have to try and document before asking questions. So here is the problem and what I already did. Hardware: Hp laptop with Mint ...
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Extract DSLR Live View as video feed and capture

We're working on a project where users can view themselves using a camera mounted on the wall using a live stream on their phone. They can take a picture of themselves, and it is stored on our servers ...
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Printing to Canon Uniflow Printer; no error, but not printing

We've recently migrated to a Canon Uniflow follow-me print solution. When I try to print to this, from my machine it looks as if all's worked (i.e. a print dialogue pops up, I click OK, the sending to ...
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How to scan using Canon MF3010 in Debian

Recently I bought a Canon MF3010 All in one printer. I got the printing to work after installing the drivers from Canon's website and adding it in CUPS. How ever I am unable to make use of the ...
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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 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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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 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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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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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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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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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 ...