Canon Printer Error Code 5B00 - [SOLVED]

One of the common problems that occur on Canon printers is error code 5B00. This error code is caused due to improper usage of ink cartridges. The printer starts to boot while printing or scanning a document when this error code occurs. Also, the Power LED begins to blink in green.  The error indicates that the problem is with the waste ink counter. So how to fix Canon printer error 5b00?, perform the following simple steps.

Solution 1 - Reset the waste ink counter

Solution 2 - Manually clean the waste ink pad

Solution 3 - Other potential solutions

  • Ensure that the print head is clean. If not, clean it. 
  • Make sure that the ink level is not low in the ink tank. If the ink is low, refill it.
  • If needed, reset the printer to the factory defaults.
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Faq
  • Why is my wireless printer not printing?

    First, try restarting your computer, printer and wireless router. To check if your printer is connected to your network: Print a Wireless Network Test report from the printer control panel. On many printers pressing the Wireless button allows direct access to printing this report.

  • Why is my printer showing error?

    The other most probable reason for the printing error is the connection between your computer and the printer. If you are sure that the transmission cable is working okay (tested the printer on another computer), then the problem might be the drivers. This can be the printer drivers or the USB port drivers.

  • Why do my 3d prints keep failing?

    Another common fail is over extrusion. Over extrusion happens when your 3D printer pushes out too much plastic too fast, causing a jam in the end of the nozzle. ... Make sure YOURu layer height is less than your nozzle diameter. Increase your cooling fan's power (this will cool the plastic and cause it to slow down)

  • What is the WPS button?

    WPS stands for Wi-Fi Protected Setup. It is a wireless network security standard that tries to make connections between a router and wireless devices faster and easier. WPS works only for wireless networks that use a password that is encrypted with the WPA Personal or WPA2 Personal security protocols.

  • How do I reset my printer?

    To restore your HP printer to factory-default settings, follow these steps. Turn the product off. Disconnect the power cable from the product for 30 seconds and then reconnect. Turn the product on while you press and hold the Resume button for 10-20 seconds. The Attention light turns on. Release the Resume button.