Canon 3301B002 Printer User Manual

Getting Started
for Mac Users
office all-in-one
series
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Contents
Getting Started Overview | 4
Prepare Your MX860 | 4
Before Starting | 4
Unpack and Set Up | 5
Set Up the Hardware | 8
Install the Print Head | 8
Install the Ink Tanks | 10
Load Paper | 11
Align the Print Head | 12
Set Up to Receive Faxes | 14
Set Up Your Fax Sender Information | 15
Set Up the Software | 15
Install the Software | 15
Connect to Your Network (optional) | 18
Choose Your Network Type | 18
Wireless Networks with a Single Access Point | 19
Wireless Networks with Multiple Airport Access Points | 23
Wired Networks | 28
Connecting Additional Computers | 33
Start Using Your MX860! | 37
Solution Menu | 37
On-Screen Manual | 37
Getting Started Overview
prepare your MX860
set up the hardware
set up the software
Prepare Your MX860
Congratulations on your new MX860. This Getting Started guide will
help you through a fast, simple setup.
There will be decision points in fax and network setup where you will
make choices. Following the steps will make these choices easy.
Before Starting
If you do not have a wireless network, skip this step.
connect to your network (optional)
start using your MX860
If you are installing your MX860 to a wireless network, locate your
network name (also called SSID or Service Set Identifier) and network
password (if applicable).
You can locate the wireless network name by clicking the
menu bar.
icon in the
Network Name (also called SSID): ____________________________
Network Password (if applicable): ____________________________
You can also retrieve your network name and password by using the
Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant, or by following the
procedures available for download from the Canon support webpage
(www.usa.canon.com/downloadlibrary).
If you are unable to retrieve the network password or other settings,
refer to the manual of your access point or router, or contact the
manufacturer.
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Unpack and Set Up
1 Check your box contents
MX860
printer/copier/scanner/fax
paper output tray
c
scanning unit support
print head
(sealed package
is packed in the
paper output tray—
open tray to remove
package)
phone cord
setup CD
ink tanks
Lift the scanning unit until the support slides into place.
NOT SHOWN:
documentation
power cord
USB cable
(needed for initial
network setup
or USB connection)
If any parts are missing, contact Canon (see back cover for contact
data).
print head holder
d Remove all tape and packing material from inside the MX860.
e
Lift the scanning unit slightly to release the support and close.
2 Remove all packing materials
a
Remove all tape from the outside of the MX860.
b Open the paper output tray.
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Lift the document cover and remove any packing material.
document cover
4 Connect a phone or answering machine for fax setup
To use a phone or answering machine on the same line, remove the cap
on the top phone jack and connect the phone or answering machine to
the MX860.
to phone or
answering machine
g Close the document cover.
3 Connect the phone line for fax setup
If you do not plan to fax from your MX860, proceed to step 5.
Connect the phone cord from the MX860 to the wall.
in from
wall jack
Make sure you connect the phone cable into the port
shown above.
5 Connect the power cord
Connect the power cord first to the MX860, then to a wall socket.
Make sure you connect the phone cable into the port
shown above.
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DO NOT connect the USB cable yet.
6 Power up
Press the ON button to turn on the MX860.
If you select a wrong language, press Back to return to
Language selection options.
Your MX860 will make sounds as it powers up. This is
normal.
7 Select language
back
Once your langage is selected, the display will prompt to
install the print head and ink tanks.
Use the ▲ and ▼ button on the operation panel to select a language for
the display, then press OK.
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Set Up the Hardware
3 Raise the print head lock lever
print head lock lever
Install the Print Head
1 With the power on, open the paper output tray
print head lock lever
paper output tray
2 Lift the scanning unit until the support slides into place
scanning unit support
print head holder
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Avoid touching the contact points in the print head holder.
4 Unpackage the print head
6 Insert the print head into the print head holder
Tilt the print head forward and place it gently into position. Do not try to
force it.
When handling the print head, hold it only on the sides. Do
not touch the tank seats or contact points.
7 Lower the print head lever until it locks into place
5 Remove the protective orange cap
Once the print head is in place, do not remove it
unnecessarily.
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Install the Ink Tanks
1 Unwrap the first ink tank
3 Insert the ink tank into the print head
a
Slide the ink tank into the matching color slot.
b
Press the PUSH mark until it clicks into place.
Pull the orange tape off to remove the protective wrap.
2 Remove protective cap
Hold the ink tank as shown, and twist the cap off.
ink light will turn red
Take care to match the inks with the labels in the print
head.
4 Repeat steps 1–3 until all remaining ink tanks are in place and all
Do not grip the tank with force or hold the tank on the
sides to avoid squeezing ink from the tank.
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ink lights are red.
5 Close the cover
The printer will perform initial start up maintenance. Wait
until the “Load plain paper” screen displays before continuing setup.
Load Paper
1 Remove the cassette
6 Press the OK button
2 Load plain paper with the printing side down
a
Paper should fit between the adjustable paper guides.
paper guide
paper guide
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b Insert at least 3 sheets of plain paper (the minimum needed for the
5 Slide the cassette back in until it clicks into place
next action).
The cassette is for plain paper only.
3 Slide the guides to match the paper size
(A slight space between the paper guide and the paper stack is
acceptable.)
4 Confirm paper stack does not exceed the limit
Align the Print Head
1 Start alignment
a
paper stack
limit line
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Use the ▲ and ▼ button to select Perform head align.
b Select Yes to print the first alignment pattern, then press OK.
2 Look at the first printout
less noticeable
more noticeable
3 Select best pattern
Use the ◄►▲▼ buttons to enter the number of the pattern that has the
least noticeable vertical or horizontal streaks for columns A to G, then
press the OK button.
If you are not sure which is the best pattern, pick the
setting that produces the least noticeable white streaks.
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Select Yes again, then OK.
4 Press OK again to print the second pattern
5 Look at the second printout
Repeat step 3 for columns H to Q.
6 Press OK again to print the third pattern
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7 Look at the third printout
3 Select Receive mode settings
Use the ◄ or ► button to select Receive mode settings, then press OK
Repeat step 3 for columns a to j.
8 Press OK to complete print head alignment
4 Select the receive mode
The Standby screen will display when print head alignment
is complete.
Select a receive mode according to your needs.
Set Up to Receive Faxes
If you are not using your MX860 as a fax, go to "Set Up the Software"
on page 15.
1 Press the FAX button
2 Press the Menu button
FAX button
Use the ▲ or ▼ button to select a receive mode, then press the OK
button.
Menu button
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When you receive mainly faxes and sometimes voice
calls:
Select FAX priority mode.
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When you have a dedicated telephone line for fax use
only:
Select FAX only mode.
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When you receive mainly voice calls and sometimes
faxes:
Select TEL priority mode.
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When you subscribe to a ring pattern detection service provided
by your telephone company, and you want to receive a fax
only if the machine detects the pattern for fax:
Select DRPD
(Dictinctive Ring Pattern Detection).
5 When the FAX menu returns, press the Back button
For details on fax settings and how to change them, refer
to the on-screen manual: Basic Guide.
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Set Up Your Fax Sender Information
For details on sender information, refer to "Specifying the Basic Settings
for the Machine" in the on-screen manual: Basic Guide.
Go to "Set Up the Software" on page 15.
Set Up the Software
Install the Software
1 Connect the USB cable to your computer
2 Connect the other end to your MX860
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3 Insert the Setup disc
6 Click Easy Install
The drivers, application software and on-screen manuals will install
automatically.
4 Double-click the Setup icon on your screen
If the CD-ROM folder does not open automatically, doubleclick the CANON_IJ icon on the desktop.
7 Follow the on-screen instructions
5 Enter your administrator password
click
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If you do not know your administrator name or password,
, then follow the on-screen instructions.
If your computer is connected to the internet you will be
prompted to register your product. The serial number is required for
product registration. The serial number is located on the product
packaging and on the inside of the product.
Connecting to a Network
Go to "Connect to Your Network (optional)" on page 18
If you plan to connect to a network but select USB
connection by mistake you will need to reinstall the software.
Connecting with a USB Cable
After your computer restarts, the Canon IJ Network Tool dialog appears.
8 Click Restart
After restarting, remove the Setup CD-ROM and keep it in a safe place.
1 Select USB connection
Only select USB connection if you plan to connect the
MX860 directly to a single computer and not to a network.
if you plan
to connect directly
to one computer only
by USB, leave the
default option as is
2 Click OK
Congratulations! You are finished with the setup.
Go to "Start Using Your MX860!" on page 37.
Decide how you want to connect to your MX860.
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Connect to Your Network
(optional)
Choose Your Network Type
wireless network with
a single access point
Wi-Fi router
wireless network with
multiple access points
(example: Airport Extreme and Airport Express)
wired network connecting
with an Ethernet cable
Wi-Fi router
router
Wi-Fi
router
Go to page 19.
Go to page 23.
The MX860 can not be used over a wireless network and a wired network at the same time.
To connect additional computers to the MX860, go to "Connecting Additional Computers" on page 33.
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Go to page 28.
wireless network with
a single access point
Wireless Networks with a Single Access Point
wireless network with
multiple access points
(example: Airport Extreme and Airport Express)
3 Select LAN connection
wired network connecting
with an Ethernet cable
On the Canon IJ Network Tool dialog, select LAN connection, then
click OK.
Wi-Fi router
Wi-Fi router
router
Wi-Fi
router
4 Select printer to use
a
Select Setup in the pop-up menu.
b Select MX860 series in the Printers pane, then click OK.
If your network has more than one wireless access point,
go to page 23.
1 Locate the name and password (if applicable) of your wireless
network
Click the
icon in the menu bar and write down the network name
with the checkmark next to it.
2 Make sure the MX860 is ready
Ensure the MX860 is connected to your computer
with the USB cable and is powered on.
You will need the USB cable only for the initial network
setup. Once your MX860 is connected to your network, the USB
cable is no longer needed.
The MX860 is set at the factory to connect to a wireless
(Wi-Fi) network. If your MX860 was previously set for a wired
network, set the connection type now for a wireless network. See
"Set the Network Connection Type" on page 28 for details.
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5 Select your wireless network
a
b On your computer, click Next.
Select the network name you wrote down in step 1.
b If your network requires a password, enter it.
c
Click Connect.
The network password is case sensitive.
If the MX860 does not connect, see section 5.6 of the
printed manual "Network Setup Troubleshooting."
Measuring Wireless Connection Performance
1 Click Next.
6 Complete the network setup
When the Setup Completion dialog appears:
a
Disconnect the USB cable and place the MX860 where it will be used.
The connection measurement results will display.
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2 Review results
c
a
If you see a green check mark
b
If the connection results are less than “Good,” move the MX860 to
a new location, then click Remeasurement to repeat the connection
performance test.
Click Add.
and the word Good, click Finish.
The letters and numbers after "MX860 series" show the
MAC address for this device (Media Access Control address, a
unique identifier for any equipment connected to a network).
Add the Printer (OS X v10.4.x)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
1 Click Add
Add the Printer (OS X v10.5.x)
The Printer Browser window will open automatically.
1 Select the printer
a
Click More Printers.
b
Select MX860 series.
2 Add the printer
a
Click More Printers.
b
Select MX860 series.
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c
Click Add.
b
Click Add.
Select the Scanner
The Canon IJ Network Scanner Selector dialog opens.
Add the Printer (OS X v10.3.9)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
1 Click Add
1 Select scanner
The Printer Browser window opens.
a
Select MX860 series.
a
From the pop-up menu, select Canon MX860 series Network.
b
In the Network Device List pane, select the MAC address of the MX860.
There should be only one device listed unless you have
more than one MX860 series device connected to your network.
c
Click Apply to use the MX860 as a scanner.
d
Confirm that a checkmark appears next to the selected device, then
click Exit.
Congratulations! You are finished with the setup.
Go to "Start Using Your MX860!" on page 37.
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points Access Points
(example: Airport Extreme and Airport Express)
For example, Airport Extreme and Airport Express or Time Capsule
wired network connecting
with an Ethernet cable
The MX860 is set at the factory to connect to a wireless
(Wi-Fi) network. If your MX860 has been previously set for a wired
network, ensure the connection type is set for a wireless network.
Go to "Set the Network Connection Type" on page 28 for details.
3 Select LAN connection
ter
On the Canon IJ Network Tool dialog, select LAN connection, then
click OK.
Wi-Fi router
router
Wi-Fi
router
4 Select printer to use
a
If your network has only a single access point, go to
page 19.
Select Setup in the pop-up menu.
b Select MX860 series in the Printers pane.
c
Click OK.
1 Locate the name and password (if applicable) of your wireless
network
Click the
icon in the menu bar and write down the network name
with the checkmark next to it.
2 Make sure the MX860 is ready
Ensure the MX860 is connected to your computer
with the USB cable and is powered on
You will need the USB cable only for the initial network
setup. Once your MX860 is connected to your network, the USB
cable is no longer needed.
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5 Click Manual Setup
7 Click Next
8 Enter your network passphrase, then click Next
The passphrase (password) is case sensitive.
6 Enter network name
a
Enter the name of the network (SSID) you would like the MX860 to
join.
b
Choose an encryption method that matches what is in use for your
network.
9 If settings are correct, click Finish
Click Back to change any settings.
If you do not have encryption enabled on your network,
select Do Not Use on the encryption method pop-up menu, then
click Connect. The procedure will skip directly to "Complete the
network setup" on page 25.
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10 Click Connect
Measuring Wireless Connection Performance
1 Click Next
11 Complete the network setup
When the Setup Completion dialog appears:
a
Disconnect the USB cable and place the MX860 where it will be used.
b
On your computer, click Next.
The connection measurement results display.
2 Review results
a
If the MX860 does not connect, see section 5.6 of the
printed manual "Network Setup Troubleshooting."
If you see a green check mark
and the word Good, click Finish.
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b
If the connection results are less than “Good,” move the MX860 to
a new location, then click Remeasurement to repeat the connection
performance test.
c
Click Add.
The letters and numbers after "MX860 series" show the
MAC address for this device (Media Access Control address, a
unique identifier for any equipment connected to a network).
Add the Printer (OS X v10.4.x)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
Add the Printer (OS X v10.5.x)
The Printer Browser window will open automatically.
1 Select the printer
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a
Click More Printers.
b
Select MX860 series.
1 Click Add
2 Add the printer
The Printer Browser window opens.
a
Click More Printers.
a
Select MX860 series.
b
Select MX860 series.
b
Click Add.
c
Click Add.
Select the Scanner
The Canon IJ Network Scanner Selector dialog opens.
Add the Printer (OS X v10.3.9)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
1 Click Add
1 Select scanner
a
From the pop-up menu, select Canon MX860 series Network.
b
In the Network Device List pane, select the MAC address of the
MX860.
There should be only one device listed unless you have
more than one MX860 series device connected to your network.
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wireless network with
a single access point
wireless network with
multiple access points
(example: Airport Extreme and Airport Express)
d Confirm that a checkmark appears next to the selected device, then
wired network connecting
with an Ethernet cable
Wired Networks
click Exit.
Wi-Fi router
Wi-Fi router
router
Wi-Fi
router
Congratulations! You are finished with the setup.
Go to "Start Using Your MX860!" on page 37.
If you will be connecting your MX860 to a wired LAN (Local Area
Network) using an Ethernet cable, follow the steps below.
1 Make sure the MX860 is ready
Ensure the MX860 is connected to your computer
with the USB cable and is powered on
You will need the USB cable only for the initial network
setup. Once your MX860 is connected to your network, the USB
cable is no longer needed.
2 Set the Network Connection Type
The MX860 is set at the factory to connect to a wireless (Wi-Fi) network.
To connect to a wired network using an Ethernet cable, change the
network connection type from the MX860 panel.
a
On the MX860, press the Menu button.
b Use the ◄ or ► button to select Settings, then press the OK button.
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Select Device Settings, then press the OK button.
d Use the ▲ or ▼ button to select LAN settings, then press the OK
4 Select printer to use
button.
a
e
Select Change WLAN/LAN, then press the OK button.
b Select MX860 series in the Printers pane.
f
Select the desired network connection method (Wired LAN active),
then press the OK button.
c
Select Setup in the pop-up menu.
Click OK.
3 Select LAN connection
On the Canon IJ Network Tool dialog, select LAN connection, then
click OK.
A Check Wired LAN Connection reminder appears.
Do not click Yes until after the Ethernet cable is connected
in step 5.
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5 Connect the Ethernet cable
a
6 Click Yes to close the Check Wired LAN Connection reminder
Remove the LAN connector cap from the back of the MX860 (located
just above the USB connection).
If the MX860 is not detected automatically, the Set Printer
IP Address dialog appears.
b Connect the MX860 to your network with an Ethernet cable (not
included).
Do not attempt to connect the supplied phone cord to
the LAN port. Do not confuse the LAN port
with the telephone
jacks
.
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The TCP/IP Setting of Get IP address automatically is correct for
most networks. If your network uses pre-assigned IP addresses
(also called fixed or static addresses), select Use following IP
address in the pop-up menu and enter the appropriate information,
then click Connect.
7 Disconnect the USB cable, then click OK.
Add the Printer (OS X v10.5.x)
The Printer Browser window will open automatically.
1 Select the printer
a
Click More Printers.
b
Select MX860 series.
c
Click Add.
The letters and numbers after "MX860 series" show the
MAC address for this device (Media Access Control address, a
unique identifier for any equipment connected to a network).
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The Printer List window will open automatically.
1 Click Add
2 Add the printer
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Add the Printer (OS X v10.3.9)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
1 Click Add
The Printer Browser window opens.
a
Click More Printers.
a
Select MX860 series.
b
Select MX860 series.
b
Click Add.
c
Click Add.
Connecting Additional Computers
Select the Scanner
The Canon IJ Network Scanner Selector dialog opens.
More than one networked computer can print to your MX860. Follow
the instructions in this section if one computer has already been setup
to use your MX860 on a network. (See "Connect to Your Network
(optional)" on page 18.)
A USB cable is not required for connecting additional
networked computers to your MX860.
1 Make sure the MX860 is on and connected to your wireless or
wired network
2 Install the software on the additional computer
a
1 Select scanner
a
From the pop-up menu, select Canon MX860 series Network.
b In the Network Device List pane, select the MAC address of the
MX860.
There should be only one device listed unless you have
more than one MX860 series device connected to your network.
c
Follow the software installation steps in "Set Up the Software" on
page 15.
b After installing the software and restarting your computer, the Canon
IJ Network Tool automatically starts.
3 Select LAN connection
On the Canon IJ Network Tool dialog, select LAN connection, then
click OK.
Click Apply to use the MX860 as a scanner.
d Confirm that a checkmark appears next to the selected device, then
click Exit.
Congratulations! You are finished with the setup.
Go to "Start Using Your MX860!" on page 37.
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4 If the Setup Preparations screen appears, confirm that preparation is
complete, then click OK.
Add the Printer (OS X v10.5.x)
The Printer Browser window will open automatically.
1 Select the printer
5 Register printer
a
Select Setup in the pop-up menu.
b
Click Register Printer.
6 Click Cancel
When the Cancel Setup screen appears, click Cancel, or if the You have no
printers available screen appears, click Cancel.
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a
Click More Printers.
b
Select MX860 series.
c
Click Add.
The letters and numbers after "MX860 series" show the
MAC address for this device (Media Access Control address, a
unique identifier for any equipment connected to a network).
Add the Printer (OS X v10.4.x)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
Add the Printer (OS X v10.3.9)
The Printer List window will open automatically.
1 Click Add
1 Click Add
2 Add the printer
2 The Printer Browser window opens.
a
Click More Printers.
a
Select MX860 series.
b
Select MX860 series.
b
Click Add.
c
Click Add.
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Select the Scanner
The Canon IJ Network Scanner Selector dialog opens.
1 Select scanner
a
From the pop-up menu, select Canon MX860 series Network.
b In the Network Device List pane, select the MAC address of the
MX860.
There should be only one device listed unless you have
more than one MX860 series device connected to your network.
c
Click Apply to use the MX860 as a scanner.
d Confirm that a checkmark appears next to the selected device, then
click Exit.
Congratulations! You are finished with the setup.
Go to "Start Using Your MX860!" on page 37.
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Start Using Your MX860!
On-Screen Manual
To open the on-screen manual, click the Get help for your Canon product
or software button in the Solution Menu.
Solution Menu
The Solution Menu provides quick access to useful functions and information
about your MX860. From here you can open various applications and onscreen manuals with a single click.
To start the Solution Menu, click the Canon Solution Menu icon on the Dock.
The on-screen manual has three parts:
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Basic Guide
Describes basic operations, including fax setup, and gives an introduction
to other functions
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Advanced Guide
Describes advanced operating procedures to make full use of your
MX860
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Troubleshooting
Describes troubleshooting steps for your MX860
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Getting Help from Canon
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For email Tech Support, please go to www.canontechsupport.com
Canon and PIXMA are registered trademarks of Canon Inc. in the
United States and may be registered trademarks or trademarks in
other countries. IMAGEANYWARE is a trademark of Canon.
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For live Tech Support, please call toll-free 800-828-4040
(this option provides live technical support, free of service charges,
Monday–Friday, excluding holidays, during the warranty period)
Apple, AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, Mac, Macintosh and Time Capsule
are trademarks of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. All
other product and brand names are trademarks of their respective owners.
●
Telephone Device for the Deaf (TDD) support is available at
866-251-3752
As an ENERGY STAR® partner, Canon U.S.A., Inc. has determined that
this product meets the ENERGY STAR® guidelines for energy efficiency.
Ordering Information
The following ink tanks are compatible with this product:
PGI-220 Black
CLI-221 Black
CLI-221 Cyan
CLI-221 Magenta
CLI-221 Yellow
Order #
2945B001
2946B001
2947B001
2948B001
2949B001
Call 800-OK-CANON to locate a dealer near you, or visit
the Canon eStore at www.canonestore.com.
QT1-0851-V01
CANON U.S.A. INC.
One Canon Plaza, Lake Success, NY 11042
www.usa.canon.com
©2009 Canon U.S.A., Inc.
PRINTED IN U.S.A.
Model Number: K10333 (MX860)
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