Canon is a popular brand, and its printers are widely used across the world. Moreover, it comes packed with some of the best features and multitasking abilities. Be it the user interface or the innovative technologies; Canon Printers are beating its competitors quite rapidly.
It has captured a huge market share, and the users prefer to purchase its printing devices as compared to any other brands of printer. Yes, we also need to mention here that there are a few minor bugs and technical glitches with the Canon Printers. And, these problems need the quick attention of the experts, which you can only be availed by dialing the Canon Tech Support Number.
Amongst all such issues and bugs, Error Code E5 has become a common issue for all the Canon Printer users. A lot of them have complained against it and raised their voices so that they can get over these problems permanently. Keeping your issue in mind, we have decided to come up with this blog where we have tried to decode the E5 error of Canon Printer. Take a look:
What is Canon Printer E5 Error Code?
If you are facing issues and the printing device has stopped working because of the E5 error code, it means that there is some problem with the ink cartridges. And, it will affect the entire performance of the printer. Moreover, you will witness that the quality of the printouts is deteriorated, and you have no clue about it. In such a case, you need to understand that there is a problem with the ink cartridges, or else, you haven’t placed it properly. To get over this problem, you are required to follow a few steps that are enlisted here:
What is the cause/reason for Canon Printer E5 Error Code?
As we have mentioned it earlier, the Canon Printer E5 Error Code has been majorly caused due to the ink cartridges. However, now the question arises that what are the exact reasons. So, we have mentioned the top-three reasons for the Canon Printer E5, take a look:
If you have not installed the ink cartridges properly
- If you are using an unsupported ink cartridge
- You have wrongly tried to set up the cartridge.
The Printer is unable to detect the ink cartridges
How to fix Canon Printer E5 Error Code?
Reinstall the cartridge
The first advice that we would like to give you is that you should try to reinstall the cartridge. Make sure that you have removed it, followed by trying to reinstall the same. But, this time, it would be a good idea if you take quick assistance from the professionals. Alternatively, you can also go through the manual, and there you will find the steps reinstalling the ink cartridges, you must follow the exact steps.
Check the cartridge type.
You also need to check the type of the cartridges and make sure that it matches the criteria of the printer. To check that, you can go through the specification of the cartridges and requirements of the device (as given in the manual.)
Clean up the cartridge tray
If you have installed it, and then you notice that the printer is unable to detect the cartridge; there is a chance that the cartridge tray is dirty. It happens because of the overflow of the ink and bloating or spilling of the ink. So, make sure that you have cleaned it up properly.
Reset the printer
At times, resetting the printer can troubleshoot most of the problems. So, we are recommending you to try to reset the printer, at least once. There are chances that your issue will be fixed. You can reset the printer easily by taking the help of the manual as well.
How to contact Canon Customer Support?
If you realize that none of the above-given hacks can fix the problem, then it might be possible that there is some major fault. And, it is better to not take any more risks and consult the professionals. You can call them up 24*7 at Canon Printer Support Phone Number. The telephone lines are open for the users round the clock, and it is a toll-free number so that you are not charged anything extra.