How to Fix Canon iP2770 and MP287 error 5B00

On Canon iP2770, error 5B00 mean, the ink absorber is almost full. The solution is to do reset.
On Canon MP287, error E08 mean, the ink absorber is almost full. The solution is to do reset.

Here is how to reset Canon iP2770 and MP287 printers

1.  Service Mode iP2770 and MP287
  • Plugged the power cord and the printer is off
  • Press and hold RESUME button, then
  • Press and hold POWER button, then release the RESUME button (the POWER button still pressed)
  • Press the RESUME button 5 TIMES, then release the POWER button.
  • The computer will detect new devices. This situation is called SERVICE MODE 

  • Press CANCEL and the printer ready to reset.
2. Reset Canon iP2770 and MP287
  • Download Resetter MP287 or Resetter iP2770
  • If your printer is Canon Pixma iP2770, open this link How to fix iP2770 erro 5B00
  • If your printer is Canon Pixma MP287, follow instruction bellow
  • Extract file and open file Resetter Canon MP287.exe 
  • Load a paper in the printer
  • Click the MAIN, and printer will print one page, with the words D = 000.0
  • Click the EEPROM Clear

  • Close application, then turn off printer.
  • Turn on printer and try to print
Have problem when use software re-setter, read this Problems when Reset Canon Printer
  • When try to print, appear error E13 on MP287, or error E16 on iP2770 (reset cartridge black or color)
  • Press and hold stop/reset button (7 second)
  • Printer ready to use
How to fix Canon MP287 error E08

Problems When Reset Canon Printer


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  2. service tool is not responding in my computer operating in window 7

    1. Watch video, Service Tool Problem When Reset Canon Printer

    2. It's not working for my cannon MP287

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  4. My canon ip2770 printer cannot enter the service mode i ve already followed the right directions like hold the resume button and turn on then fivetimes blabla and still doesnt go to service mode whenever i do that method my printer go stock up like the orange light will remain and thats all i cant do a thing about it. any help?

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  6. how about my canon pixma p200? i encountered the same problem.. the ink absorber is full.. how can i fix that?

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  10. Thanks! This helped me a lot! I can now fix my own printer! Kudos! :)

  11. How if i stop half now my printer total cant on

  12. service is not there any other alternative

  13. why service tool is not responding

    1. watch this tutorial, Service Tool Problem When Reset Canon Printer

    2. How to enter service mode;
      1. press and hold RESET botton
      2. press and hold POWER button
      3. release RESET button (POWER button still pressed)
      4. In the state of the POWER button is pressed, press and release RESET button five times. When pressing and releasing the RESET button, on the count of five, release the RESET and POWER buttons simultaneously.
      See the instructions in the video tutorial again.

      If the above process is done correctly, it will appear "found new hardware".
      If the above process is not done correctly, the printer cannt enter into Service Mode, or it doesnt appear "found new hardware".

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