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Reset Canon mp160 pixma Inkjet All-in-One Printer

How to reset Canon mp160

Reset Canon Pixma mp160 All in one

Error ink cartridges are not installed properly (Error E5)

First power off the printer. Next, while holding STOP/RESET button, power on the printer.
While holding POWER button, release STOP/RESET button. Then push STOP/RESET button twice.
Wait about 20-30 second until the LED shows “0”. Then push STOP/RESET button four times.
Finally push POWER button twice. Last step is to turn off the printer by pressing the POWER button one last time.

How to Reset waste ink counter (Error E16)

Unplug power and USB cable.
Open door and hold power button.
Connect power.
Close door, then release power button.

This printer uses the following ink cartridges

Canon PG-40
Canon PG-50
Canon CL-41
Canon CL-51

Canon mp160 Inkjet Page Yields

PG40 Black cartridge 220 pages
CL41 color cartridge 205 pages
PG41 black cartridge 355 pages
CL51 color cartridge 308 pages

Product Specification Canon mp160 All-in-One Inkjet printer

Print Resolution Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Print Engine InkJet 4-ink with 2pl Micro-Nozzels and FINE Cartridge
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15 cm: Approx. 52 seconds (Standard)
Mono Print Speed Up to 22ppm (Max.), 13.7 ppm (Standard)
Colour Print Speed Text & Graphics: Up to 17ppm (Max.) 9.0 ppm (Standard)
Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro (PR-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101), Photo Paper Plus Double Sided (PP-101D), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-101/SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401), Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101), Super White Paper (SW-201)
Media Input Sheet Feeder: Approx 100 sheets
Media Size Sheet Feeder: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 10 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm, Credit Card (54 x 86mm)
Media Weight Sheet Feeder: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 273 g/m²
DVD/CD Printing n/a
Two Sided Printing Available by manual operation using Photo Paper Plus Double Sided, Super White Paper or plain paper in A4, B5, A5, Letter & 13 x 18cm sizes (Windows only)
Borderless Printing Available using Photo Paper Pro (A4, 20 x 25cm, 10 x 18cm & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (A4, 10 x 15cm, & 13 x 18cm), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (A4, 20 x 25cm, & 10 x 15cm), Glossy Photo Paper (A4, 10 x 15cm & Credit Card), Matte Photo Paper (A4, & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Doubled Sided (A4 & 13 x 18cm)
Camera Interface and Connectivity Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Other Features Driver Features: Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo
Scanner Type Flatbed CIS colour scanner
Automatic document feeder n/a
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 600 x 1200 dpi
Scanner Resolution Digital Up to 19200 x 19200 dpi
Colour Scanning Depth 48 / 24 bit (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
Halftone/Greyscale 16 / 8 bit
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA (Windows XP only)
Effective Scanning Width A4/LTR
OCR Bundle Yes (ScanSoft OmniPage SE OCR)
Other Features Z-lid (up to 20mm), Push-scan (only starting ScanGear), Multi-Scan, PDF file creation & edition , Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist , Photograph corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction
Colour Copy
Photo copy
Copy Speed Mono Up to 22 cpm
Copy Speed Colour Up to 17 cpm
Multiple Copy 1 to 9 copies
Other Features Fit to page copy (Borderless copy)
Interface Type – PC USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Interface Type – Mobile Phone / PDA Photo printing via PictBridge
Supported Operating System Windows XP SP1,SP2/Windows 2000 Professional SP2, SP3, SP4/Windows Millennium Edition/Windows 98, 98 Second Edition/ Mac OS X v.10.2.8 – v.10.4
Operating System Requirements Windows ® XP, 2000 Professional, Millennium Edition, 98 / Internet Explorer 5.0-6.x / Pentium ® II 300 MHz including compatible processors² / 128 MB RAM / 550 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024 x768, Colour 16 bit
Mac OS X v.10.2.8 / Safari / Intel ® processor Power PC G3, G4, G5 / 128 MB RAM / 450 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024×768, Thousands Colours
Software Included MP Navigator, Easy-WebPrint (Windows only), Easy-PhotoPrint, ScanSoft OmniPage SE (OCR software), ArcSoft PhotoStudio
Dimensions (W x D x H) 443 x 381 x 181 mm
Number of language (LCD) n/a
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° – 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 – 90 % RH (no condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Print: Approx.44.5 dB(A) when printing in the highest print quality mode on Photo Paper Pro
Copy: Approx. 48 dB(A) when copying in the highest print quality mode on Photo Paper Pro
Weight Approx. 6.3 Kg
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 2W (when scanning lamp is off), Off: Approx. 0.7W, Copying: Approx 13W

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