Canon Pixma MP780

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The E38 error means the printer cannot connect or change the wireless settings. I recommend reconnecting the printer to your network and then try printing again.
Canon printers produce error codes for one of several reasons: The settings for your printer might not be compatible with the document you`re trying to print. The loading bay for your paper might have become lodged with paper or you`re using the wrong type of paper.
e36 is Easy Wireless Connect has failed. You also mention “I connect the printer to Canon Wifi”…. Does this mean you have named the wireless network in your home “Canon Wifi”? or maybe you are referring to the printer`s broadcast which it cannot connect itself to.
#037. The document could not be received because there was insufficient memory available. Delete unnecessary documents and documents with errors to make more memory available.
Paper setting for printing or copying: B5. Cassette paper information registered to the machine: A4.
The Canon E08 error message indicates that the “Ink absorber is almost full” in the bottom of your printer. To bypass this message you can simply press the black or colour button of your printer which will allow you to continue printing.
#853. A document could not be printed because its data size exceeded the machine`s upper processing capability. The machine may not be able to print documents with many pages. Reduce the number of pages per printing, or print when no print job is queued or no document is being printed.
If your printer`s status displays “Printer in error state,” there may be a problem with the printer itself. Make sure the printer is turned on and connected to your PC by Wi-Fi or cable. Check it for low paper or ink, and be sure the cover isn`t open and the paper isn`t jammed. SUBSCRIBE RSS FEEDS.
The message “Unable to Print 35” will appear on the display for one of the following reasons: i. A foreign object, such as a paper clip or ripped piece of paper, is stuck in the machine; ii.
if however one of the E04, E05, E14 or E15 “The FINE Cartridge cannot be recognized” messages remain it is likely that the cartridge is damaged/defective. Sadly in this instance the only option that remains is to replace the cartridge, preferably one produced by another party or from another batch.
If your printer`s status displays “Printer in error state,” there may be a problem with the printer itself. Make sure the printer is turned on and connected to your PC by Wi-Fi or cable. Check it for low paper or ink, and be sure the cover isn`t open and the paper isn`t jammed.
With the printer powered on, select Setup . Select Device settings . Scroll to the bottom of the menu list and select Reset settings.
If your printer`s status displays “Printer in error state,” there may be a problem with the printer itself. Make sure the printer is turned on and connected to your PC by Wi-Fi or cable. Check it for low paper or ink, and be sure the cover isn`t open and the paper isn`t jammed.
With the printer powered on, select Setup . Select Device settings . Scroll to the bottom of the menu list and select Reset settings.

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Canon Pixma MP150 Error Code 5100
ANSWER : Make sure you check that a copy of Gustave Holst’s journey to the stars cassette isn’t stuck in there! haha. That’s what my error 5100 was all about, I was getting ready to dismantle the thing after threatening it with a water boarding.

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Canon Pixma iP3000 "Open door" Error code.
ANSWER : Look for a protruding plastic on the top that goes into an indentation. Mine was in the front left side. Put a piece of cardboard into the indentation.and close the door. The top plastic piece is not pushing the door close sensor down and because its too short and the cardboard allows the sensor to be reached and pushed.

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canon mx 700 error code 5100
ANSWER : The problem is how the hell do you put your hand in there to clean it? I have tried but could not clean it properly, hence my printer still has that error.

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error code 27
ANSWER : Waste ink pads full. They really aren’t as they hold a lot more waste ink than they can before they display that message. Read this thread for reset procedures.

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Error Code 51.1 says Printer Error No Kidding.lol
ANSWER : Sometimes turning off and on will allow you to print a few pages. The error is a beam detect error. The only real fix is to replace the laser scanner unit. Could be a loose connector on the scanner or DC controller from the scanner. That’s unlikely. You could try the only other free fix which is to open the scanner assy. and clean all the mirrors inside. The dust could obstruct the laser beam enough to cause the detect error.

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How to fix error code B200
ANSWER : There’s lots of forum posts dealing with the B200 error. http://www.fixyourownprinter.com/posts?utf8=%E2%9C%93&q=b200

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Canon MX922 printer with B200 service code
ANSWER : Try green copy button and red triangle in a circle together while releasing the power button upon restarting printer.

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Dreaded 6000 Error Code
ANSWER : Did you read this forum thread? http://www.fixyourownprinter.com/posts/71048

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