How to fix canon printer alignment problem?

Hi, I have a Canon wireless printer which is 7 months old. I use it for my office paperwork and a few printing requirements here and there. Basically, I am not a heavy user. My printer was working perfectly fine until last night when I realized that it is printing awkwardly. The prints are not aligned. The problem is occurring since last night only, I have tried rebooting and updating the software but that did not help. Can anyone here suggest me anything which might resolve this issue?

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2 months ago

Go through these steps to fix Canon printer alignment problem -

(Procedure for performing manual print head alignment)

  1. First of all, you have to open Printer Driver Setup Window.
  2. On Maintenance tab, you have to click on Custom Settings. By doing this, Custom Settings dialog box will open.
  3. Now, you have to switch head alignment to manual. Also, click on the checkbox that is next to “Align Head Manually”.
  4. After this, apply the settings. Once the confirmation message occurs, click on OK button.
  5. Again move to Maintenance tab and tap on “Print Head Alignment”. Now “Start Print Head Alignment” dialog box will appear on the screen.
  6. Now, you have to load papers of appropriate size in the Canon printer. Just note one thing, the paper should be of proper size and load into the rear tray.
  7. Now you have to check the pattern that is printed on the paper. In fact, you have to enter the numbers of patterns in the associated boxes with the least amount of streaks. After entering all necessary values, click on OK button.
  8. Now you have to confirm the displayed message and then click on OK button.
  9. At last, check the printed pattern. Although it is difficult to choose the best pattern so you have to pick the settings that produce the least noticeable horizontal stripes. If you want to print and check the current setting, open Start Print Head Alignment dialog box and then tap on Print Alignment Value.

Note: In case your printer print double letters then Click Here that how to resolve double letters in a Canon Printer printout.

Hopefully, you understand that how to fix alingment problem with your canon printer, In case any kind of issues is disturbing you then without wasting your time, give a reply then we will try to help you.

How to align print head -

  1. Insert papers into printer’s tray and then press Maintenance button. To print the alignment sheet for the print head, you have to press “Black” or “Color” copy button.
  2. Now you have to open scanning bed lid and after this, you have to place alignment sheet (face down) on the bed. After placing alignment sheet appropriately, close the scanning bed lid.
  3. Next, press Maintenance > Black copy button to align the printhead. You can discard the alignment sheet after completion.

Note: if your Canon printer is connected but printer is not responding then Click Here for shortout your Canon Printer.

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