Start Here Easy Setup Instructions QT51418V01 Photo Printer Important When cleaning the exterior of the printer, use a soft cloth to wipe it gently. For details, refer to “Cleaning Your Printer” in the User’s Guide on-screen manual. 1 Prepare the Printer 2 Install the FINE Cartridges aUnpack the Printer. fPlug the power cord in the back of the printer and connect the Confirm the included items referring to the illustration printed on the lid of the packing box. A USB cable is necessary to connect the printer with your computer. other end to the wall outlet. Power Cord Note For the FINE Cartridges compatible with this printer, refer to the back cover of the Quick Start Guide. aRemove the Black FINE Cartridge from its box. bPlace the printer on a flat and horizontal surface, and do not dPush up the FINE Cartridge until it clicks into place. Important • For correct printer operation, make sure the FINE Cartridge is securely inserted. • If the Top Cover is left open for more than 10 minutes, the FINE Cartridge Holder moves to the right side. Close and reopen the Top Cover to return the holder to the left. place any objects in front of the printer. Click Remove all the shipping tapes and protective material on the outside of the printer. Then open the Paper Output Tray. Important • Do NOT connect the USB cable at this stage. • Plug the power cord all the way in, since it may be difficult to plug. gPress the Power button to turn on the printer. cOpen the Top Cover. bRemove the protective tape gently. Protective Tape Power Lamp Top Cover eRepeat the procedure for the Color FINE Cartridge, inserting it into the right slot C . Alarm Lamp Electrical Contacts hOpen the Top Cover. Wait until the FINE Cartridge Holder has dRemove the protective material on the right side. moved to the left automatically and stop. Correctly Installed FINE Cartridges Print Head Nozzles Important • Do not touch the electrical contacts or Print Head Nozzles on a FINE Cartridge. The printer may not print out properly if you touch it. • Do not drop or shake FINE Cartridges as this may cause the ink to leak out and stain your clothes and hands. • Do not reattach the protective tape once you have removed it. • Be careful not to stain your hands or surrounding work area with ink on the removed protective tape. fClose the Top Cover. cInsert the Black FINE Cartridge slightly slanted into the left slot B . Protective Material Important • Make sure the printer is turned on and the Power lamp is flashing green. • Make sure the FINE Cartridge Holder has moved to the left. Caution Before turning on the printer, remove all of the shipping tapes. eClose the Top Cover. Note The Alarm lamp on the printer still flashes orange if a FINE Cartridge is not installed properly. Open the Top Cover and make sure that position of all the FINE Cartridges is appropriate. FINE Cartridge Holder Caution Do not touch internal parts other than the FINE Cartridge Holder. Important Once you have installed the FINE Cartridges, the Power lamp will flash green. Wait for about one to two minutes, until the Power lamp stops flashing and changes to steady, non-flashing green and the printer has stopped making operating noises, before proceeding. Hardware setup is now complete. Next, turn over and install the software. QT5-1418-V01 XXXXXXXX © 2008 Canon Inc. PRINTED IN VIETNAM 3 Software Installation Note • The screens below refer to Windows Vista™ operating system Ultimate Edition (hereafter referred to as “Windows Vista”) installation. Screens may vary depending on the operating system you are using. • Log into a user account with the administrator privilege. • Do not switch users during the installation process. • Quit all running applications before installation. • A message asking for your confirmation to restart your computer may appear during the installation process. If this message is displayed, follow the on-screen instructions and click OK. The installation resumes from where it left off when your computer has been restarted. • If the computer is restarted during installation, do not remove the Setup CD-ROM during restarting. aBe sure to TURN THE PRINTER OFF before continuing. 3 Software Installation hRead the License Agreement carefully and click Yes. The software installation screen may appear during the installation process. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. iWhen the Printer Connection screen appears, connect one end of the USB cable to the computer, the other to the printer, then TURN THE PRINTER ON. The printer driver will begin identifying the printer port being used. Important If you cannot go to the next procedure after two minutes, refer to “Troubleshooting” instructions in the User’s Guide on-screen manual. Note • Since Mac® OS 9, Mac OS X Classic environments, or Mac OS X v.10.3.8 or earlier are not supported, do not connect the printer to these. Use Mac OS X v.10.3.9 or later. • The screens below refer to Mac OS X v.10.4.x installation. Screens may vary depending on the operating system you are using. • Log on as an Administrator. • Quit all running applications before installation. aConnect one end of the USB cable to the computer, the other to jWhen the User Registration screen appears, click Next. Note To register later, click Cancel and go to Step k. After software installation is complete, double-click on the desktop. Follow on-screen instructions to register your product. You will need your product serial number, which is located on the inside of the printer. the printer. Note Make sure the printer is turned on. (1) Press the Power button. (2) Make sure that the Power lamp stops flashing. bTurn the computer on and start Windows®. Important If the Found New Hardware or Found New Hardware Wizard screen appears automatically, remove the USB cable connected to your computer. Click Cancel to quit the screen. In Windows Vista, the screen may close automatically when the USB cable is unplugged. Then turn off the printer and proceed from step c to install the software. USB Serial Number → To Computer kWhen the Installation completed successfully screen appears, click Restart. Remove the Setup CD-ROM after restarting the computer. USB jWhen the Print Head Alignment Recommended screen appears, click Next. kWhen the Installation Results screen appears, click Next. bTurn on your Mac and insert the Setup CD-ROM. Note If the CD-ROM folder does not open automatically, double-click the CD-ROM icon the desktop. cInsert the Setup CD-ROM. The setup program should run automatically. cDouble-click the Setup icon. In Windows Vista, go to Step d. In Windows XP and Windows 2000, go to Step f. Note If installation does not start automatically, double-click the CD-ROM icon MSETUP4.EXE contained on the Setup CD-ROM. on dWhen the Authenticate screen appears, enter your or dIf the AutoPlay screen appears, click Run Msetup4.exe. lWhen the User Registration screen appears, click Next. Note To register later, click Cancel and go to Step m. After software installation is complete, double-click on the desktop. Follow on-screen instructions to register your product. You will need your product serial number, which is located on the inside of the printer. administrator name and password. Click OK. If you do not know your administrator name or password, click , then follow the on-screen instructions. The system is restarted automatically. Note Keep the Setup CD-ROM in a safe place in case you need to reinstall the software. Software installation is now complete. eWhen the main menu appears, click Easy Install. The printer driver, On-screen Manuals, and application software are installed automatically. eIf the User Account Control screen appears, click Continue. If the same screen reappears in subsequent steps, click Continue. Serial Number mWhen the PIXMA Extended Survey Program screen appears, fWhen the main menu appears, click Easy Install. The printer driver, On-screen Manuals, and application software are installed automatically. confirm the message. We would appreciate it if you would take part in this program regarding the use of Canon printers. If you can agree, click Agree. If Do not agree is clicked, the PIXMA Extended Survey Program will not be installed but you can use the printer normally. nWhen the Installation completed successfully screen appears, click Exit. Remove the Setup CD-ROM after clicking Exit. If Restart is displayed, make sure that the Restart the system now (recommended) check box is selected, then click Restart. Remove the Setup CD-ROM after restarting the computer. Note • If you want to select particular items to install, click Custom Install and follow the onscreen instructions to proceed with the installation. • To install Adobe® RGB (1998), click Custom Install and follow the instruction on the screen. Note If you want to select particular items to install, click Custom Install and follow the onscreen instructions to proceed with the installation. fWhen the list of software to install appears, confirm the contents, then click Install. Note Move the cursor over items to display explanations of each application. gRead the License Agreement carefully and click Yes. The software installation screen may appear during the installation process. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. hWhen the Print Head Alignment Recommended screen appears, click Next. iWhen the Setup Complete screen appears, click Next. Note Keep the Setup CD-ROM in a safe place in case you need to reinstall the software. Software installation is now complete. gWhen the list of software to install appears, confirm the contents, click Install. 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