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Richard, Camera Repair
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Canon pixma printer has been stored months.On trying

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Canon pixma printer has been stored for 3 months.On trying to activate it the printer screen flicks from 1 to 6 to E and finally settles on the triangle/lightning symbol
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Digital Cameras
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
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Can you tell me please which model Pixma you have?
Thank you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
MG 3200
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Can you take out the ink cartridges and shake them quite hard, then put them back in and tell me if it now functions please
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Didn't work. Didn't mention that c light is flashing
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
ok, can you put new cartridges in as these ones may have dried out, and tell me if you still get the error please.