Advice 1: How to align print head Canon

For the stable quality performance of the printer requires regular maintenance. It's not just about replacing or refilling the cartridges, but also about fine-tuning the operation parameters of the printing device.
How to align print head Canon
You will need
  • Drivers for your printer.
Instruction
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If you see misaligned vertical lines on the paper, adjust the print head of the printer. To get started, install the latest version of the software. Visit the printer manufacturer's website: http://software.canon-europe.com/. This is the driver download page. Fill in the table and try the suggested software.
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Restart the computer and click "start". Go to "Printers and faxes". Now locate the name of your printer and click on it twice with the left mouse button. In the window that appears, open the tab Maintenance. Look for Print Head Alignment, and then open it.
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Insert a blank A4 sheet of paper in the drive of the printer and press the Start button. Wait until the device completes the desired operations. Restart the printer by unplugging it from AC power or pressing the desired key. Check the quality of work of the printing device.
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Access the printer settings can be obtained with the help of a program intended to control this equipment. After starting the program, select "Utilities" and select "Align print heads".
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In that case, if the program threw an error when I try to execute the running process, turn off the printer and remove the cartridge. Install it back and try again. If you work with reusable cartridge, try to replace it with a new counterpart. Despite the long service life of these components, they will sooner or later fail.
Useful advice
Clean the inside of the printer if the device still is not working properly.

Advice 2 : How to clean nozzles on the printer

When you long simple the printer or its cartridge, head cartridge, and more specifically their nozzles tend to dry up. This leads to the fact that printing such a cartridge is impossible. In this case the only solution is to clean the cartridge nozzles. As a test of the printer taken from the device of the Epson brand. You can use any type of cartridge (capillary and foam).
How to clean nozzles on the printer
You will need
  • Printer, liquid-Reanimator.
Instruction
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Just want to note that all actions related to the cleaning nozzles, it is necessary to perform only when you turn off the printer. If the printed text on the sheet are visible only a pale prints or stripes, you need to use the spare cartridge that has the same level of ink. This cartridge must be refilled with liquid product recovery. Insert it into the printer and then turn it on.
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Take the opportunity clean the nozzles using the Epson driver. After 2 hours of break, try to print the page so that the fluid had replaced the ink in the nozzle the print head. Allow the printer to stand in that condition the whole night.
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The next morning, repeat the cleaning with the printer driver. Leave the printer for a good few hours rest, then do the cleaning.
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After a 2-hour interval, change the cartridge on the former, clean the printer nozzles. Then feel free to print several sheets. If visible change has not occurred, hence the cartridge is not subject to restoration. If it changes, you can repeat the above procedure to secure the result.
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It is worth noting that when you first refill the cartridge with liquid-Reanimator, in the container of the cartridge will compound the paint and of the liquid. To remove the ink from the cartridge, it is necessary to empty and re-fill the cartridge with fluid-Reanimator.

Advice 3 : How to clean the printhead of the printer

Most people who use inkjet printers or multi-function devices, will sooner or later face the necessity of cleaning the print head. Why is this happening? The simple answer is inkjet printers when printing use liquid consumables – inks, which tend to dry out, including dry and remnants of the ink in the nozzles of the print head.
How to clean the printhead of the printer
You will need
  • Computer, printer, paper for printer, basic skills for working with computer
Instruction
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The first thing to figure out when you need to clean the print head. No reason to carry out this procedure is not necessary, because when the cleaning head is used, a significant amount of ink. If the printer is without work, as prevention is better instead to use the clean print special pages with elements of all the primary colors.
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The symptoms, in which the print head cleaning becomes necessary is the appearance of band-gaps when printing. By the way, similar symptoms appear when running out of ink. To know their level, click on "Printers" in "start menu" and click on the icon of your device. In the window that opens displays the properties of the printer, including ink level. If the cartridges are not empty, and passes when printing appeared, start print head cleaning.
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Make sure that the printer had inserted the paper. In the properties window of the printer , select the Maintenance tab. Will see the option to clean heads standard and deep. Better to start with the standard, because during deep cleaning consumes more ink. Deep cleaning should be applied if the standard does not give the desired result. Start the cleaning.
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After executing a control program, the printer will print a test page to find out how effective was the cleanup. If the gaps have not disappeared, the operation must be repeated, selecting the option "Deep cleaning".
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If these treatments do not help, contact the service center. Independent attempts head cleaning "artisanal" methods (soaking in a cleaning solution, etc.) can lead to its damage.

Advice 4 : How to clean printheads printer

Inkjet printers, unlike laser, have one inconvenient feature – after long periods of inactivity if you do not use the printer for some time, the print heads dry up, the device ceases to function. Do not just throw away the printer dried print heads can be cleaned at a service center or manually at home.
How to clean printheads printer
Instruction
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In order to clean head printer, buy the store liquid glass cleaner that contains ammonia. You will also need pure distilled water which can be purchased at the pharmacy or to obtain after defrosting the fridge and simple medical wool.
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Take washed and dry, plastic mould, plastic bag or cap for the plastic mould. In addition, you'll need disposable syringes with needles, 10-20 ml, and household wipes.
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With a carriage of the printer , remove the printhead and clean it from the old ink absorbent blotting it with a napkin or toilet paper. Blot the nozzles of the heads as long as the tissue will not reveal any traces of ink. Take a new cloth and soak in the washing liquid for glasses.
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Gently, without applying pressure, wipe the surface of the print head, without affecting the cost of electrical contacts. Dial washing liquid into the syringe and through the needle hole a short distance wash places with the remaining traces of ink. Again blot your head with a napkin. If the head is removable cartridges, close the intake fitting medical cotton wool and soak it in the wash fluid.
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Put the printhead nozzles down in a plastic mold and fill with warm wash fluid. The liquid should be a few millimeters above the nozzle head. Close the mold airtight lid or seal plastic bag.
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A day later, open the form, remove the print head and repeat the above steps and then re-place the head in the liquid for a day. Check readiness of printheads to work with a cloth – if the cloth does not remain in the ink, so you have cleaned the print head.
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Dial clean rinsing liquid into the syringe and finally, flush your head from dirt and dust. DAB the nozzles with a cloth, remove the wool from fence fittings and wipe them out. Gently wipe the printhead and dry it with a Hairdryer. Half an hour later, fill the cartridge, and push the crown into its place in the printer.
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