Canon PIXMA G1020 megatank inkjet all in one printer.
Canon PIXMA G1020 easy refillable ink tank printer for high volume printing – designed for high volume printing, this affordable best megatank printer combines low cost print with convenient maintenance.
We will explain how the printer does not print for Canon PIXMA G1020.
Make sure printer is turned on.
Step One Ξ
If not, make sure the printer is securely plugged in and press the ON button to turn on.
The ON lamp flashes while the printer is initializing. Wait until the ON lamp stops flashing and remains lit.
If you are printing large data such as photo image and other graphics, printing may take longer to start.
The ON lamp flashes while the PC/computer is processing data and send it to the printer. Wait until printing starting.
Step Two Ξ
Make sure printer is properly connecting to computer.
Make sure the USB cable is securely connected to both the printer and the computer. When the USB cable is securely plugged in, check the following:
If you are using a relay device such as a USB hub, disconnecting it, connect the printer directly to the computer, and retry the print. If printing starting normally, there is a problem with the relay devices.
There could also be a problem with the USB cable. Replace the USB cable and retry the printing.
Step Three Ξ
Make sure papers size specified when printing matches paper sizes registered in your printer.
If the paper setting specified when printing differ from the paper size registered in the printer, an error will occur.
If the paper size registered in the printer is larger than the paper size specified when printing, press the OK button on the printer to print.
If the error is not canceled even if you press the OK button, press the Stop button to stop printing, make the paper sizes match, and then try printing again.
Step Four Ξ
If printing from a computer, deleting unnecessary print jobs.
microsoft windows operating system: Deleted the Undesired Print Job
Step five Ξ
Is your printer drivers selected when printing?
The printer will not working print properly if you are using a printer driver for a different printer.
microsoft windows: make sure “Canon XXX series” (where “XXX” is your printer name) is selected in the print dialog box.
If multiple printer are registered to your computer, set your printer as default printer to make the one selected by default.
macOS: make sure your printer name is select in printer in the print dialog.
If multiple printer are registered to your computer, select Set as Default Printer from System Preferences > Printers & Scanners for a printer to make the one selected by default.
=== Step 6
Are you try to print a large data file? for windows. If you are trying to print a large data files, it takes a long time to starting printing.
If the printer does not start working printing after a certain period of time, select On for Prevention of Print Data Loss on the Print Options dialog box.
details, refer to Page Setup Tab Description.
- Selecting On for Prevention of Print Data Loss may reduce printing quality.
- After printing is completed, select Off for Prevention of Print Data Loss.
Please, restart the computer. Restart the computer and try printing again.