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GARoss 06-21-2009 04:47 PM

Quick question about Canon printer.
 
New to Mac & setup my Canon i950 without a glitch but I cannot find anything in the software to check ink levels like I could with Windows XP. While printing it did warn me once that black level was low but no graph, just a warning. I'd like to check the levels before doing some serious printing!:)
If anyone has any experience with the i950 or similar Canon printers please let me know.
Thanks!

BKRonline 06-21-2009 05:24 PM

Your printer may need to warm up / print a page first.

I found this on the Apple forums:
Apple - Support - Discussions - cannot see ink jet cartridge levels ...

Also, did you try Cannon's driver? (select your OS to see the driver / software downloads)
Support - Photo Printer - i950 Series - Canon USA Consumer Products

GARoss 06-22-2009 08:31 AM

Yup, found it. I don't know my way around a Mac yet. It's a little work getting to Utilities. Then, Maintenance defaults to Cleaning, but, there's a drop down list that takes you to levels.
Thanks!

BKRonline 06-22-2009 10:42 PM

Sure thing.

We have to check out iChat some time so I can show you around your Mac from 600 miles away :)

Apple - Find Out How - Mac Basics


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