User`s guide | Canon 320 Printer User Manual

BUBBLE JET PRINTER
Quick Start Guide
Table of Contents
Preface
1
Shipping Materials
1
Introduction
1
Setting Up
Preparing the Printer
2
Connecting the Printer to the Computer
3
Installing the Print Head
4
Loading Paper
7
Installing the Printer Driver
Aligning the Print Head
Basic Operations
Printing with Windows
Printing with Macintosh
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Print Head Maintenance
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Notes on Handling the USB Interface (for Windows Users)
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Exif Print
This printer supports Exif 2.2 (also called “Exif Print”).
Exif Print is a standard for enhancing the communication between digital cameras and printers. By
connecting to an Exif Print-compliant digital camera, the camera’s image data at the time of shooting is
used and optimized, yielding extremely high quality prints.
Canadian Radio Interference Regulations
This digital apparatus does not exceed the Class B limits for radio noise emissions from a digital apparatus as set out in the interference-causing equipment standard entitled “Digital Apparatus,” ICES-003
of the Industry Canada.
Cet appareil numérique respecte les limites de bruits radioélectriques applicables aux appareils
numériques de Classe B prescrites dans la norme sur la matériel brouilleur: “Appareils Numériques,”
NMB-003 édicatée par l’Industrie Canada.
International ENERGY STAR® Program
As an ENERGY STAR® Partner, Canon Inc. has determined that this product meets the ENERGY
STAR guidelines for efficiency.
The International ENERGY STAR® Office Equipment Program is a global program
that promotes energy saving through the use of computer and other office equipment.
The program backs the development and dissemination of products with functions
that effectively reduce energy consumption. It is an open system in which business
can participate voluntarily. The targeted products are office equipment such as computers, monitors, printers, faxes and copiers.
Their standards and logos are uniform among participating nations.
Power Requirements
Never use a power supply voltage other than that supplied in the country of purchase. Using the incorrect voltage could cause a fire or electric shock. The correct power supply voltages and frequencies are
as follows:
Europe
USA/Canada
Australia
AC 230V±10%, 50Hz
AC 120V, 60Hz
AC 240V, 50Hz
Printer Model: K10217 (i320)
Preface
Shipping Materials
Thank you for purchasing a Canon Bubble Jet Printer.
Check that all the following items are in the box. If anything is missing or is damaged, contact your Canon
Authorized Dealer or Sales Representative.
‰ Printer
‰ Setup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM
‰ Quick Start Guide
‰ Print Head
‰ 2 Ink Tanks
* A USB cable should be purchased separately according to your computer. For details on cable
specifications, refer to page 3.
Introduction
This Quick Start Guide uses the following symbols to indicate important information. Always observe the
instructions indicated by these symbols.
Instructions that, if ignored, could result in death or serious personal injury caused by incorrect
operation of the equipment. These must be observed for safe operation.
Instructions that, if ignored, could result in personal injury or material damage caused by incorrect
operation of the equipment. These must be observed for safe operation.
Also read the Safety Precautions in the User’s Guide. Observe the warnings and cautions to avoid
personal injury or damage to the printer.
Trademark Notices
• Canon® is a registered trademark of Canon Inc.
• BJ™ is a trademark of Canon Inc.
• Microsoft® and Windows® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and other
countries.
• Apple, Mac, Macintosh are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other
countries.
• All other trademarks and registered trademarks appearing in this Quick Start Guide are the property of
their respective owners.
Copyright ©2002 CANON INC.
All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be transmitted or copied in any form whatsoever
without the express written permission.
1
Setting Up
1 Preparing the Printer
1 Place the printer on a flat surface.
2 Remove the tape from the printer as
shown.
The tape position is subject to change.
3 Open the front cover and remove the
shipping material.
4 Close the front cover.
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2 Connecting the Printer to the Computer
Use a USB cable.
Recommended: Canon or other computer manufacturer cable, up to 5 meters in length.
• If your computer has an earth connection, make sure that this is attached.
• If you do not intend to use the printer for a long period of time, unplug the power cord from the
power outlet after turning off the printer.
Follow the steps below to install the printer driver
correctly.
1 Ensure the printer and the computer are
switched off.
2 Connect the cable.
If the Add New Hardware Wizard or Found New Hardware Wizard
screen appears when carrying out the following operations, click
Cancel and turn off the computer.
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3 Installing the Print Head
• Never attempt to plug the power cord into the power outlet or unplug the power cord when your
hands are wet.
• Never damage, modify, stretch, or excessively bend or twist the power cord. Do not place heavy
objects on the power cord.
• Never use any power supply other than the standard power supply available in the country of
purchase. Using the incorrect voltage and frequency could cause a fire or electric shock.
• Always push the plug all the way into the power outlet.
„ Installing the Print Head
1 Plug the printer in.
ON
2 Turn on the printer. Do NOT turn on the
computer yet.
The POWER lamp flashes and the printer begins to
operate. Wait until the POWER lamp remains fully lit.
3 Open the front cover.
The print head holder moves to the center.
print head holder
4 Raise the lock lever.
Do not touch internal parts other than the lock lever.
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5 Remove the protective cap from the
print head.
• Do not touch the print
head nozzles or
electrical contacts.
• Do not attempt to
reattach the protective
cap once it has been
removed.
print head
nozzles
electrical
contacts
6 Place the print head in the holder.
print head
print head holder
7 Lock the print head into place by
lowering the lever.
Do not touch the lock lever once the print head has been
installed.
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„ Installing the Ink Tanks
• For safety reasons, store ink tanks out of the reach of small children.
• Do not drop or shake ink tanks as this may cause the ink to leak out and stain your clothes and hands.
1 Take out the black ink tank.
protective cap
2 Hold the ink tank as shown in the
diagram and remove the protective cap.
ink port
• Do not touch the ink port.
• Do not attempt to reattach the
protective cap once it has
been removed.
3 Insert the black ink tank into the righthand slot.
4 Press the tab until it clicks into place.
5 Use the same procedure to install the
color ink tank in the left hand slot.
6 Close the front cover.
Wait until the POWER lamp remains fully lit (about 60
seconds).
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4 Loading Paper
„ Loading A4 (Letter) Size Plain Paper
1 Pull out the paper rest and the output
tray as shown.
Be careful not to jam your finger in the circular hole of
the paper rest.
print side
2 To avoid paper jams, fan the stack to
remove static cling, then align the
edges of the stack by tapping it on a flat
surface.
3 Load the paper, aligning it with the right
side of the sheet feeder.
You can load up to 100 sheets of plain paper. Do not
exceed this limit.
4 Press the paper guide and slide it
against the left side of the stack of
paper.
You now need to install the printer driver:
Windows:
Go to page 8
Macintosh:
Go to page 10
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5 Installing the Printer Driver
„ Installing the Printer Driver – Windows
• Do not disconnect the cable or remove the CD-ROM during the installation. The driver cannot be
correctly installed.
• The screens below refer to Windows XP installation. Screen may differ depending on the operating
system you are using.
• When installing the printer driver in Windows XP or Windows 2000, log on to the system as a
member of the Administrators group.
• The Setup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM contains the application software, Easy-PhotoPrint,
to import and print image data. If you want to install Easy-PhotoPrint, click Install on step 7.
Internet Explorer 4.0 or later must be installed for Easy-PhotoPrint.
If the following screen appears automatically, click Cancel and follow steps 1 to 8 to install the printer
driver.
Special Notes for Windows 98 or Windows Me USB Users
Click Cancel to quit the screen and turn off the printer. Next, remove and replace the USB cable
connected to your computer.
1 Ensure the printer and computer are
switched off.
2 Turn on the computer and start
Windows. If any applications
automatically run, quit them.
Disable any virus detection programs.
Do NOT turn the printer on at this stage.
OFF
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3 Place the Setup Software & User’s
Guide CD-ROM in the CD-ROM drive.
• If the CD-ROM does not run automatically, click
Start and select My Computer, then double-click
the CD-ROM icon. For non-XP Windows, doubleclick My Computer in the Windows screen, then
double-click the CD-ROM icon.
• If the language selection screen appears, select a
language, then click the Next button.
4 Follow the instructions displayed on
screen. When the screen shown on the
left is displayed, click Install.
5 When the screen shown on the left
appears, turn the printer on.
If the printer is recognized, the printer driver will be
automatically installed.
If the connection is not recognized, refer to the
section “Notes on Handling the USB Interface (for
Windows Users)” on page 21.
ON
6 Click OK.
Before you use the printer, you must carry out print head
alignment on page 12.
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7 If you want to install Easy-PhotoPrint,
click Install.
Follow the instructions on screen to install the
application software. When the message “Software
installation is completed.” appears, click OK.
8 Click Exit.
• To view the User’s Guide, please refer to page 21.
• If a message prompting you to restart the
computer appears, click Yes.
• To start Easy-PhotoPrint, click Start and select
All Programs (or Programs) - Canon Utilities
- Easy-PhotoPrint - Easy-PhotoPrint. Refer to
the guidance on the screen after starting the
program.
„ Installing the Printer Driver – Macintosh
• Do not remove or insert the USB cable during installation, as this may result in the computer or
printer not operating normally.
• Before installing the driver, disable all virus detection programs and automatically loading
programs or remove them from your system folder.
• The Setup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM contains the application software, ImageBrowser, to
import and print image data. If you want to install ImageBrowser, double-click the application
folder, then double-click the ImageBrowser folder and then Installer. Refer to the Photo
Application Guide in your CD-ROM.
1 Turn on the Mac.
2 Place the Setup Software & User’s
Guide CD-ROM in the CD-ROM drive.
3 Double-click the printer driver folder,
then select a language.
4 Double-click Installer.
5 Read the Licence Agreement and click
Accept to continue.
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6 Click Install.
Wait for the installation to finish.
If the above message appears, check that there are
no unsaved documents, then click the Continue
button. If a document needs to be saved, click
Cancel then save the document. After saving the
document, begin again from step 4.
7 Click Restart.
The computer restarts.
8 Select Chooser in the Apple Menu.
9 Click the icon for the printer you are
using and close Chooser.
Before you use the printer, you must carry out print head
alignment on page 14.
Refer to the User’s Guide when using this printer as
a network printer.
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6 Aligning the Print Head
This operation must be carried out when using the printer for the first time. Aligning the print head positions
allows you to print without shifts in the color registration.
„ Aligning the Print Head – Windows
1 Click Start and select Control Panel,
Printers and Other Hardware, and
then Printers and Faxes.
For non-XP Windows, click Start, then select
Settings, Printers.
2 Click the icon for your printer.
3 Open the File menu and select:
• Windows XP/Windows 2000 →
[Printing Preferences...]
• Windows Me/Windows 98 → [Properties]
to open the setting screen.
4 Click OK.
5 Click the Maintenance tab, and click
Print Head Alignment.
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6 Check that paper is loaded in the printer
and click OK. If a message warning you
not to perform other operations
appears, click OK.
It takes about 60 seconds to start printing.
7 After the pattern is printed, click Yes.
If the pattern is not printed successfully, open the front
cover and ensure that the ink tanks are correctly
installed.
8 Look at the print-out. From the patterns
in Column A, select the most even, least
irregular pattern and enter the number.
9 In the same way, one by one, select the
most even patterns printed with the
least irregularities from each of
Columns B to F, enter their numbers,
and click OK.
If it is difficult to pick the best pattern on Column F, pick
the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical
white stripes.
Less noticeable
white stripes
More noticeable
white stripes
10 Click OK.
This completes the printer setup. The printer is now
ready to use.
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„ Aligning the Print Head – Macintosh
1 Select Page Setup in the File Menu.
2 Click Utilities.
3 Select Test Print from the menu and
click Print Head Alignment.
4 Check that paper is loaded in the printer
and click OK.
It takes about 60 seconds to start printing.
If the pattern is not printed successfully, open the front
cover and ensure that the ink tanks are correctly
installed.
5 Look at the print-out. From the patterns
in Column A, select the most even, least
irregular pattern and enter the number.
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6 In the same way, one by one, select the
most even patterns printed with the
least irregularities from each of
Columns B to F, enter their numbers
and click Send.
If it is difficult to pick the best pattern on Column F, pick
the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical
white stripes.
Less noticeable
white stripes
More noticeable
white stripes
7 Click Close.
8 Click OK.
This completes the printer setup. The printer is now
ready to use.
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Basic Operations
• If you detect smoke, unusual smells or strange noises around the printer, immediately switch the
printer off and always unplug the printer. Contact your local Canon service representative.
• To avoid injury, never put your hand or fingers inside the printer while it is printing.
Printing with Windows
Adjusting the print settings according to your needs allows you to produce better quality prints.
In this section, we will use WordPad for the purpose of explanation. The procedures you use and the screens
that appear on your computer may differ according to the application that you use.
„ Printing
1 Print the document from the application.
On the File menu, click Print.
Check the application’s users manual for the actual
procedures.
2 Ensure your printer is selected, then
click:
• Windows XP →[Preferences]
• Windows Me/Windows 98 → [Properties]
• Windows 2000 →[Main] tab
3 Specify the required settings and click
OK.
If you use anything other than plain paper, please
refer to “Basic Print Settings” on page 17.
4 To start printing, click OK.
Printing will start in a few moments.
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„ Basic Print Settings
For the best print quality, specify the minimum requirement settings in the Main tab. To get the best
results, ensure you select the type of media loaded in the printer when printing on paper other than plain
paper.
(6)
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
(5)
(1) Media Type
Select the type of media loaded in the printer.
(2) Print Quality
Select one option from High, Standard and Draft. Select Custom to
set the print quality manually.
(3) Color Adjustment
If you wish to control the color adjustment settings in more detail,
select Manual.
(4) Preview before printing
Select this to check the layout before printing.
(5) Help
Click this for a more detailed explanation of the functions in the tab.
(This may not appear when using Windows XP or Windows 2000. If
this happens, click Start then select All Programs (or Programs) Canon i320 - Guide).
(6) ?
Click this to change the cursor shape to ?. By clicking on the item’s
name with this ? cursor, an explanation will be displayed.
• Clicking the Print Advisor allows you to change to the most appropriate print settings simply by
answering questions when prompted.
• Use the application to set the paper size and paper orientation. Before printing, open the settings
screen and check that the Page Size in the Page Setup tab is the same as that specified within
application.
• Refer to the User’s Guide for more information about printer driver functionality.
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Printing with Macintosh
Adjusting the print settings according to your needs allows you to produce better quality prints.
„ Printing
1 Open the Page Setup dialog box in
your application.
On the File menu, click Page Setup. Check the
application’s users manual for the actual procedures.
2 Specify the page setup.
For details, refer to “Page Setup” on page 19.
3 Open the Print dialog box in your
application to print the document.
On the File menu, click Print. Check the application’s
users manual for the actual procedures.
4 Specify the print settings according to
your requirements.
For details, refer to “Basic Print Settings” on page 19.
5 Click Print.
Printing will start in a few moments.
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„ Page Setup
Use the Page Setup dialog box to specify the paper size settings.
Select paper size
you wish to use.
„ Basic Print Settings
For the best print quality, specify the minimum requirement settings in the Print dialog box. To get the
best results, ensure you select the type of media loaded in the printer when printing on paper other than
plain paper.
(3)
(1)
(2)
(1) Media Type
Select the type of media loaded in the printer.
(2) Print Mode
Select the type of document you want to print.
To specify more detailed settings for the print quality or color, select
Manual and click Details.
(3) Print
Click this to start printing.
• See Balloon Help for more information about other printer driver functions.
Select Show Balloons in the Help menu for an explanation of each of the items in the setting
screen. To see the explanation, point to the item with the mouse.
• Refer to the User’s Guide for more information about printer driver functionality.
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Print Head Maintenance
„ If Blurring Occurs or If a Specific Color Does Not Print
Perform print head cleaning to improve the print quality. Ensure that the printer is turned on and follow
the instructions below.
• Windows
Open the printer driver settings screen and click the Maintenance tab. Click Cleaning.
See page 12 for details on how to open the setting screen.
• Macintosh
Open the Page Setup dialog box and click Utilities. Click Cleaning.
„ When the Printer Runs out of Ink
Replace the empty ink tank with a new one.
Specify the following ink tanks when purchasing.
Ink Tank BCI-24 Color
Ink Tank BCI-24 Black
1 Open the front cover and remove the
empty ink tank.
Do not touch the lock lever.
color
black
lock lever
2 Install the new ink tank.
Close the front cover when finished.
When you enable the low ink warning, reset the ink
counter of the ink tank installed.
Refer to the User’s Guide for more detailed
procedures and information about maintenance.
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Notes on Handling the USB Interface (for Windows Users)
If installation of the printer driver does not proceed as instructed in this Quick Start Guide, there may be a
problem with the USB driver installation.
Try reinstalling the printer driver.
„ Reinstalling
If you cannot proceed beyond the Printer Port screen:
1 Click Cancel.
2 When the Terminate Installation screen is
displayed, click OK.
3
4
5
6
Click Exit, then remove the CD-ROM.
Turn the printer off.
Restart the computer.
Reinstall the printer driver (see page 8).
For Further Details...
For more information, place the Setup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM in the CD-ROM drive.
„ User’s Guide Contents
The “User’s Guide” is HTML manual you can browse through on your computer.
Contents
• Printer parts and their functions
• Further printing techniques
• Routine maintenance
• Printing media
• Troubleshooting
• Specifications
„ How to View the User’s Guide
For Windows
(1) Load the CD-ROM in your computer.
(2) Click Documentation at left of the screen.
(3) Click View Documents.
(4) When a message appears, click
• Yes – to install the User’s Guide
• No – only to browse the User’s Guide
(5) Select User’s Guide and click OK.
Follow the instructions on screen.
For Macintosh
(1) Load the CD-ROM in your computer.
(2) Double-click the Manual folder.
(3) Select a language folder.
(4) Double-click the User’s Guide folder.
(5) Double-click the icon for the
i320_UG_ENG.htm file.
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„ BJ Printer Driver Systems Requirements
For Windows
• Use a computer on which Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me, or Windows 98 can
operate.
• USB* interface
• Available hard-disk space for printer driver installation
Windows XP/Windows 2000: 50MB
Windows Me/Windows 98:
15MB
* USB operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows XP, Windows 2000,
Windows Me, or Windows 98. (This includes Windows XP, Windows 2000, or Windows Me
upgraded from pre-installed Windows 98 or later)
For Macintosh
• Use a Macintosh series computer equipped with USB interface on which Mac OS 8.6-9.x can
operate.
• 30MB of available hard-disk space for printer driver installation
Additional Systems Requirements for User’s Guide
• Pentium® 75 MHz equivalent or higher processor (Pentium® 133MHz equivalent or higher
processor recommended)
• 2x or higher CD-ROM drive (4x or higher recommended)
• 10 MB of available hard-disk space (when installing the User’s Guide)
• Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or later
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Exif Print
This printer supports Exif 2.2 (also called “Exif Print”).
Exif Print is a standard for enhancing the communication between digital cameras and printers. By
connecting to an Exif Print-compliant digital camera, the camera’s image data at the time of shooting is
used and optimized, yielding extremely high quality prints.
Canadian Radio Interference Regulations
This digital apparatus does not exceed the Class B limits for radio noise emissions from a digital apparatus as set out in the interference-causing equipment standard entitled “Digital Apparatus,” ICES-003
of the Industry Canada.
Cet appareil numérique respecte les limites de bruits radioélectriques applicables aux appareils
numériques de Classe B prescrites dans la norme sur la matériel brouilleur: “Appareils Numériques,”
NMB-003 édicatée par l’Industrie Canada.
International ENERGY STAR® Program
As an ENERGY STAR® Partner, Canon Inc. has determined that this product meets the ENERGY
STAR guidelines for efficiency.
The International ENERGY STAR® Office Equipment Program is a global program
that promotes energy saving through the use of computer and other office equipment.
The program backs the development and dissemination of products with functions
that effectively reduce energy consumption. It is an open system in which business
can participate voluntarily. The targeted products are office equipment such as computers, monitors, printers, faxes and copiers.
Their standards and logos are uniform among participating nations.
Power Requirements
Never use a power supply voltage other than that supplied in the country of purchase. Using the incorrect voltage could cause a fire or electric shock. The correct power supply voltages and frequencies are
as follows:
Europe
USA/Canada
Australia
AC 230V±10%, 50Hz
AC 120V, 60Hz
AC 240V, 50Hz
Printer Model: K10217 (i320)
BUBBLE JET PRINTER
Quick Start Guide
Table of Contents
Preface
1
Shipping Materials
1
Introduction
1
Setting Up
Preparing the Printer
2
Connecting the Printer to the Computer
3
Installing the Print Head
4
Loading Paper
7
Installing the Printer Driver
Aligning the Print Head
Basic Operations
Printing with Windows
Printing with Macintosh
QA7-2175-V01
XX2002XX
©CANON INC.2002
PRINTED IN THAILAND
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8
12
16
16
18
Print Head Maintenance
20
Notes on Handling the USB Interface (for Windows Users)
21
For Further Details...
21
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QA7-2175-V01
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