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Canon printer pixma MP610 no power no display

Q: Canon printer pixma MP610 no power no display

Hi

I have a printer
There is no lighting up
The power supply give
red wire about 7 V
blue wire about 11 V

Holding down the power button en stop/reset won't work

How can I test the logic board is defect?

Image logig board






Cheers
Harrie

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Hi there .... Have you done a printers self test ? Also what happens if you change the colour of the text ?

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First off please try and fill in more detailed information on your system, you can use one of these programs to help Speccy - System Information - Free Download Or |MG| HWiNFO32 3.65 Download
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A:Canon Pixma MP780 ink cartridge display problem

If the LCD display is wrong and it is on the printer itself then it is nothing to do with Vista. I do however have no idea of a way to solve this problem, can you perform a reset of the printer, i think it involves holding several buttons on the printer but i can not remeber which.
 

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A:Can not find printer driver - Canon Pixma iP3000

  
Quote: Originally Posted by CoCoSD


I bought a new laptop and it came with Windows 7 Premium. I have a Canon Pixma ip3000 printer. I have looked everywhere.
My printer is not listed. I tried the trick of choosing USB virtual port and then searching for the latest printers. It still wasn't there.

I have the install disk, does not work.

Help!!!


Hello CoCoSD,

Did you try to download the driver from Canon website?
Photo Inkjet Printers - Photo Inkjet Printers - PIXMA Pro Professional Inkjet Printers - PIXMA Corporate and Graphic Arts Printers - Photo Fun Projects - Photo Printer - PIXMA iP3000 - Canon USA Consumer Products

Select your OS and it should work.

I have a Canon iP PIXMA 1500, and it works perfect with downloaded drivers.

Best regards,

zx81

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fosssil said:


Hi there..I have a Canon Pixma MP 970 printer arriving next week...

It has ethernet ability

My O/S is Win XP.

I was wanting to install it so that my wife and I can use it...at the moment we are both hooked up to the Internet with vie Ethernet via a wireless modem, however we are not hooked up as a network, as I have no need to access her PC nor do i have a need for her to access mine...

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fosssClick to expand...

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another thread here on the forum wants to add a second router up stairs and
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The Canon user manual also advises you to use genuine Canon ink cartridges, not copies or refill-kits.
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Quote:
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Hi,
 
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what kind of printer are using
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Quote: Originally Posted by jana


Hi

I just installed Windows 7 and my printer doesn't seem to work.. Its a Canon pixma MP160.. i guess i have to install the proper drivers.. could someone help me out with this?


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Hi Spiderfreak!

Here is a link to Canon website for the latest Canon driver. Just pick your printer from the list then choose the OS (Vista x64) and download/install. Hope this helps.

Since you did not specify you got your driver from their website I figured I'd look.

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http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer
 

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The way I found after playing around with it was like this:

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Hi Welcome to Seven Forums .. Did you try the Drivers in the Link below ? ...

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You've posted your question 2 times, that is not allowed. Please only start one thread per issue. The thread in Hardware is in the right section so I'll leave that one open.

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The print heads on the 520 are odd ones, if not unique for this type of machine from Canon - most of the other #8 based machines have the Black #8 in them as well - the MP520 doesn't, and uses that large #5, which is meant for text printing as its black - this is not the normal photo ink, which the #8s have in them, and is a bit thicker than the other colors (including the #8 Black). This means that it will clog a bit more often, including deeper clots between the actual head and the cartridge. What the refillers are using are flow sensors, which only detect if the ink is moving through the assembly, not if they are impeeded, and do so with a bit more pressure than what the printer normally generates.

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2 - Ye Old Desert Dish Trick - Take a desert dish and put a layer of 409 or Fantastik on it, and lay the PRINT HEADS into it (DO NOT SUBMERGE THE ASSEMBLY INTO THE 409 or FANTASTIK - only the print heads on the bottom) While it sits, make sure you keep the ink cartridges sitting in their respective slots, as you don't want the top of the print heads drying either. Come back an hour or so later and scrub the heads with a Q-Tip and the cleaner. Wet the contacts with the Q-Tip and reinstall into the printer WET. Insert the cartridges and run the printer through a head cleaning.

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A-N
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/canon-pixma-mp520-problem.739745/