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Canon S450 error codes

Error Condition: (Indicator BEEPS Error Code) and possible solution:

  • Paper Feed/Delivery: (Orange and 2 beeps) Remove any paper jammed.
  • Paper Jam: (Orange and 3 beeps) Remove any paper jammed.
  • Ink Out: (Orange and 4 beeps) Add Ink.
  • BJ Cartridge Mismatch: (Orange and 5 beeps) Re-install cartridge or replace it.
  • NO BJ Cartridge: (Orange and 6 beeps) Re-install cartridge or replace it
  • BJ Cartridge Error: (Orange and 7 beeps): Re-install cartridge or replace it
  • Waste Full warning: (Orange and 8 beeps) Waste is almost full, needs service very soon.
  • Auto Head Adjustment Error: (Orange and 9 beeps) Is there Black and Cyan ink ? AutoAlignment requires Black and Cyan inks.
  • ROM Error: (1 x Orange and 10 beeps) Try unplugging the printer for 30 seconds, if not requires service.
  • RAM Error: (2 x Orange and 10 beeps) Try unplugging the printer for 30 seconds, if not requires service.
  • EEPROM: (3 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 6800) Try unplugging the printer for 30 seconds, if not requires service.
  • Home Position: (4 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 5100) Make sure nothing is blocking the cartridge movement, if not requires service.
  • Temperature Sensor: (5 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 5400): Try unplugging the printer for 30 seconds, if not requires service.
  • Waste Full: (6 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 5B00) Needs Service Cartridge OverHeat: (7 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 5200) Replace the BJ cartridge(Printhead)
  • Cartridge Overheat: (8 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 5200) Replace the BJ Cartridge(Printhead)
  • Cartridge Displace: (9 x Orange, 10 beeps and code 5600) Replace the BJ Cartridge(Printhead) or reinstall
  • Code 5910 Needs Service
  • Code 5C00 Needs Service
Waste Error Reset:

1: Power off printer
2: Hold Resume button then press and hold POWER, the beeper will sound once.
3: Hold POWER and release RESUME
4: Press RESUME twice
5. Release Power button
6: When the indicator lights steady, press RESUME three(3) times. The indicator should be orange.
7: Press Power to set data


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