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How do I reset waste ink tank full on Smartbase mp390?

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Issue: Alarm / Power light flashes orange 8 times consecutively (Waste Ink Nearly Full Error)
Solution: Press the <RESUME/CANCEL> button to clear the error (1700)
Waste ink absorber error 1700
The printer has a built-in waste ink absorber to hold the ink used during print head cleaning. Eight flashes indicates that this absorber is nearly full.

Press the <RESUME/CANCEL> button on the printer to clear the error, so you can continue the print job. The printer will need to be serviced as soon as possible.


Issue: Alarm / Power light flashes orange 8 times consecutively (Waste Ink Nearly Full Error)
Solution: Press the <RESUME/CANCEL> button to clear the error (1700)
Waste ink absorber error 1700
The printer has a built-in waste ink absorber to hold the ink used during print head cleaning. Eight flashes indicates that this absorber is nearly full.

Press the <RESUME/CANCEL> button on the printer to clear the error, so you can continue the print job. The printer will need to be serviced as soon as possible.


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"waste tank full" alarm; you may need to reset the waste tank counter.
Try:
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1) Enter SERVICE MODE.---
By pressing Menu-Copy-#
2) Select TEST MODE.
3) Select [8] PRINTER TEST in TEST MODE.
4) Select 3. [EEPROM CLEAR].
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Error ##343 and it didn't print anything Orange light below screen has been flashing, screen message "Waste Ink Nearly Full". No idea where waste ink container is kept? Have changed cartridges. Now saying...


Manual Reset procedure Waste Ink Tank for Canon MP390:
  1. Start with printer on, press additional functions, Scan, Copy, Scan. Now you should be in service mode.
  2. Select Test mode (must be the last available selection).
  3. Select #8 Printer Test, it will start cleaning then it will come up with some other option: push the + or - button until it says 8-3 then hit the select button
  4. The menu will now say EEPROM Clear
  5. Select Ink count which is option (0) and press set
  6. Press Stop/Reset Followed by the power button and then wait for it to restart.
hope it helps
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Manual Reset procedure Waste Ink Tank for Canon MP390:
  1. Start with printer on, press additional functions, Scan, Copy, Scan. Now you should be in service mode.
  2. Select Test mode (must be the last available selection).
  3. Select #8 Printer Test, it will start cleaning then it will come up with some other option: push the + or - button until it says 8-3 then hit the select button
  4. The menu will now say EEPROM Clear
  5. Select Ink count which is option (0) and press set
  6. Press Stop/Reset Followed by the power button and then wait for it to restart.
hope it helps
cheers

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