How to Reset Canon Pixma IP2770

Aligning the Print Head Position from Your Computer

  • Open the printer driver setup window

  • Click Custom Settings on the Maintenance tab

    The Custom Settings dialog box opens.

  • Switch head alignment to manual

    Check the alignment heads manually check box.

  • Apply the settings

    Click OK and when the confirmation message appears, click OK.

  • Click Print Head Alignment on the Maintenance tab

    The Start Print Head Alignment dialog box opens.

  • Load paper in the machine

    Load three sheets of A4 size or letter size plain paper into the rear tray.

  • Execute head alignment

    Make sure that the machine is on and click Align Print Head.
    Follow the instruction in the message.

  • Check the printed pattern

    Enter the numbers of the patterns with the least amount of streaks in the associated boxes.
    Even if the patterns with the least amount of streaks are clicked in the preview window, their numbers are automatically entered in the associated boxes.

    When you have entered all the necessary values, click OK.

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    • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical streaks.

      (A) Least noticeable vertical streaks

      (B) Most noticeable vertical streaks

    • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable horizontal streaks.

      (A) Least noticeable horizontal streaks

      (B) Most noticeable horizontal streaks

  • Confirm the displayed message and click OK

    The second pattern is printed.

  • Check the printed pattern

    Enter the numbers of the patterns with the least amount of streaks in the associated boxes.
    Even if the patterns with the least amount of streaks are clicked in the preview window, their numbers are automatically entered in the associated boxes.

    When you have entered all the necessary values, click OK.

    grade
    • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical streaks.

      (A) Least noticeable vertical streaks

      (B) Most noticeable vertical streaks

  • Confirm the displayed message and click OK

    The third pattern is printed.

  • Check the printed pattern

    Enter the numbers of the patterns with the least noticeable horizontal stripes in the associated boxes.
    Even if the patterns with the least noticeable horizontal stripes are clicked in the preview window, their numbers are automatically entered in the associated boxes.

    When you have entered all the necessary values, click OK.

    grade
    • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable horizontal stripes.

      (A) Least noticeable horizontal stripes

      (B) Most noticeable horizontal stripes