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How to reset waste ink pad on Canon Pixma MP280

Error P07 means the waste ink counter is full.

Solution 1:
  1. First, search and download the Service Tool V1074.

  • Turn off the printer
  • Hold down the "stop/reset" and press the "power" button without release it.
  • Release the "stop/reset".
  • Press the "stop/reset" button six times and release the two buttons.
  • The printer is now in service mode.
  • Extract the Service tool and the file to open service tool page
  • Find the "clear ink counter" section and click on the "main" button.
  • Scroll down to find "ink absorber counter" on the left and to the right of that "counter value".
  • Ink absorber counter box should read "main" and counter value reads "0".
  • Click the set button to the right of the counter value box.
  • The printer will now make some noise and will print a page of paper,.
  • A message will tell you when the process has been completed.
  • Click on the prompts.
  • Turn the printer off wait a few seconds and turn it back.

Solution 2:
  • Unplug power and USB cable.
  • Open door and hold power button.
  • Connect power.
  • Close door, then release power button.  

Solution 3:

Comments

Anonymous said…
How to Reset waste ink counter (Error E16)

Close door, then release power button.
After this my printer turn off.. So then? What to do???
Anonymous said…
How to Reset waste ink counter (Error E16)

Close door, then release power button.
After this my printer turn off.. So then? What to do???
Donaid bare said…
To reset the waste ink error you will need to download a reset program. This resets the printer counters back to zero and the printer will work again as normal. You can download this reset program from our website.
epson ink reset

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