If the paper is not feeding straight on your Canon printer, then scroll down this page to know the cause and solutions to clear this issue.Note: The below solutions are suitable for the Canon PIXMA MG series printers.Usually, the paper will be fed properly if it is loaded correctly. But, at the same time, if the feed rollers have dust or dirt particles, the paper will not feed properly. So, once you notice the Canon printer paper not feeding straight issue with paper feeding on your Canon printer, clean the rollers twice. The first time you need to clean the rollers with paper and the second time without paper. 


Canon Printer Paper Not Feeding In Straight


  • Turn on your Canon printer.
  • Remove all the paper left in the rear tray.
  • Now, press and hold the Stop button.
  • Once the orange light on your printer’s control panel starts to flash, release the button.
  • Now, the feed roller cleaning process will be initiated. 
  • Once the cleaning process is completed, check whether the paper is feeding straight on your Canon printer. If not, clean the feed rollers using a cotton swab. To do so, follow the below instructions.
  • Turn off your Canon printer setup.
  • Unplug the power and network cables from the printer.
  • Get a cotton swab dipped in water.
  • Wipe the feed rollers with the swab.
  • After clearing the rollers, wait for them to dry.
  • Reconnect the power cord and turn on your printer.
  • Load paper in the rear tray and check if the paper is feeding straight on the Canon printer. 

If the paper is not feeding straight on the Canon printer even after cleaning the rollers, then get remote assistance in resolving this Canon printer paper not feeding straight issue by clicking the Call us button provided on this page.

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