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Canon Office... | Answered 56 minutes ago


Normal 0 BLACK SCREEN OF DEATH – FIXED AT LAST - After doing several hours of research on the internet, I have been able to eliminate the problem on my Powershot S2 IS. I started with the “fix” as suggested by guidofoc in a post on the “flickr” site. Thanks guidofoc! His procedure did fix the problem for me but it only lasted a day. The next day, back to the same old black screen. For the next few days/weeks, when I wanted to use my camera, I did the same procedure and it would come back to life but would be black again the next time I powered up the camera or a day later.
Back to internet research! On the “Fixya” site, I found a picture of the camera shutter and diaphragm blades. This picture was posted by “andyhutton” who was also having the same “black screen” problem. He had disassembled his camera and found what appeared to be an oil exuding on the shutter diaphragm blades. He disassembled the camera, cleaned it thoroughly, and reassembled it. This fixed his camera. Other information I found indicated that what appeared to be oil was a little “stiffer” than oil, almost hard. It was thought that this was happening after leaving in a hot car other high temperature environment.
All this made sense to me but I didn’t relish the thought of tearing the camera apart and reassembling it. This procedure reportedly took about 6-8 hours. And this was by a person who considered himself, to have a reasonable amount of mechanical ability. I definitely DON’T RECOMMEND this approach unless you have tried all else and are ready to junk your camera. Using this information I theorized that if I used the temporary fix procedure and then repeatedly activated the shutter, perhaps the “wiping action” may wear down the frictional areas and free up the shutter blades to move more freely. I tried it. Voila! It has worked now for the last 6-8 weeks without a failure. Here is my final procedure:

Set the camera in Tv mode, (delayed shutter mode) set the shutter at 15 sec, click to take a picture and during that 15 secs (like, after 7 seconds) open the battery, compartment which cuts contact with the battery circuit. Close the battery cover. At this point the camera works fine for me but only temporarily as noted above. Sometimes however, this procedure had to be performed more than once. Here is the key to the permanent fix. While the camera is working via the temporary fix, take many, many pictures. Hundreds! I probably snapped 400-600 pics. The idea is to wear down the little patches of hardened oil on the shutter blades. For the next three of days I took hundreds of pics each day. Basically, I just aimed the camera at the wall or whatever and snapped off several hundred pics.

Now that I seem to have my camera working permanently, my plan is to NOT leave my camera in a high temperature environment, and to try to use it regularly. Maybe, not unlike many other things, if it gets no regular use, it may start to deteriorate.

No guarantees but I do hope this helps someone.

Canon PowerShot... | Answered 57 minutes ago


Hi, Try this: Unplug the power cord from the back of the printer. Then, unplug the USB from the back of the printer. After a minute, plug the power cord back in. Let the printer boot up for a minute. Then plug the USB in again. Let the USB get connected. If you don't see any errors and you setup your printer, then that should have reset the "other operation".
Thanks for using FixYa.

Canon Pixma... | Answered Yesterday


I had the same problem with my MX340. I called canon and it turns out that something have falling in the paper tray. tilt it to the back and stick your finger in there and try to move the rollers or shake and tap it a little till it falls out. I had a little nail in there. it's working find now.

Canon PIXMA... | Answered Yesterday


To download the latest drivers, please click the following link:

Canon PIXMA MP160 drivers

Canon PIXMA MP180 drivers

After clicking, please select your OS and proceed to download.

Thank You and please rate the solution.

Canon PIXMA ... | Answered 2 days ago


WHAT IS THE PROBLEM "cannon ipf 710 erro E161-403E"?

Canon... | Answered 2 days ago


The Canon Printer Error Code 1401 occurs when the printer machine is not able to recognize one or all the cartridges installed in the machine. These errors show up in the form of messages such as "Fine cartridge isn't installed" for 1401 or fine cartridge isn't installed in a proper manner for 1687 message.Jan 7, 2019
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How to Fix Canon Printer Error Code 1401 ' Printer Technical ...

Canon Office... | Answered 2 days ago


https://support.usa.canon.com/kb/index?page=content&id=ART137831

Canon Office... | Answered 3 days ago


You need to buy the ink with the new chip installed, or buy a resetter. The only way to print now is with a new cartridge either Canon, or with a new chip.

Canon PIXMA... | Answered 3 days ago


Hi, you need to count the blinks to know what error is.

Canon Office... | Answered 3 days ago


You need the wireless adapter for this, you cannot do this with the camera.

Canon EOS 5D... | Answered 3 days ago


Here are some of the reasons that this error occurs.
Causes of error code 6000 in your Canon Printer
The error can be noticed when the paper feed tray of printer obstructs its opening when something gets stuck in it. Things like dust particles or paper pieces usually get stuck in it.
This error code might also occur if you do not place the tray properly in the printer.
This error may also arise when we command the printer for multiple papers at a single time.
Another reason for the occurrence of this error is the presence of a lot of documents around the printer.
When the line feed gets scratched or smeared.
When there is any defect in the sensor unit or in-line feed slit.
When there are errors, there are solutions that come up to face these errors and fix them. Mentioned below are steps to fix the errors faced by canon printers.
Steps to fix the issue
The first step is to remove the plug of your printer from the power socket and wait for a few seconds, leaving it in the same pause mode.
Then put the power cord of your printer back in the socket and again switch it on.
You need to press and hold the "Power" button for a few seconds. Then click on the "Stop" button twice.
Follow this procedure for one or two more times.
Then release the "Power" button very smoothly.
Finally, click on the "Stop" button four times.
If you are unable to resolve the problem after following the above steps, do not leave hope. You can easily contact Canon Printer customer support +1-855-789-0253 for fixing Canon Printer error code 6000. Their highly-skilled customer representatives are available around the corner to attend all your issues and provide solutions for them. They check paper feed motor, timing slit disk film, feed roller, timing sensor unit, logic board, etc. to test each of the parts properly and see whether it is working or not. They are ready to replace any part of the printer that will be at fault.

Canon Office... | Answered on Jan 21, 2020

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