Hi guys! Our topic here is about how to deactivate ink level detection function on Canon printer. Do you know that low ink or ink has run out message appears once the cartridge is empty. If you want to use refill ink in that cartridge then you need to deactivate (disable) ink level to get your printer run as usual.
The following tips is to fix low ink error message in case of refill ink usage. Below some methods to deactivate (disable) ink level detection function for some models. Each method is applicable for a group of printer models due to its similarity.
Press RESUME/CANCEL button once.
BJC series: bjc3000,bjc8200,etc
S series: s400,s600,s800,s520,s6300,s9000etc
i Series: i255,i320,i350,i355,i450,i470d,i550,i560,i850,i950,i6100,
Pixma series: ip1000,ip1200,ip1300,ip1500,ip1600,ip1700,ip2000,ip2200,
Hold down RESUME/CANCEL button for 5 seconds or more
Pixma series: ip1880,1980,3300,3500,4200,4500,5200,6700d,pro9000,9500,ix4000,5000,etc
Press START button once.
* COLOR button for colour cartridge
* BLACK button for black cartridge
Pixma MP series: MP150,MP160,etc
Hold down STOP/RESET button for 5 seconds or more
Pixma MP/MX series: MP145,MP228,MP245,MP520,MP800,MX850,MP970,MX308,MX318,MX7600,etc
Press OK button
Canon Pixma MP170,MP180,MP450,MP470,etc