Canon Printer Error Code B200 - Canon printers are known worldwide for their easy troubleshooting. Support code Canon printer error B200 is one of the most common Canon printer errors.
The troubleshooting to fix this error is quite simple. Since Canon printers come with either 2 or 4 cartridges, the troubleshooting for Canon error code B200 is different for both printers.
Troubleshooting for Canon printers with 4 or more cartridges.
1. open the top cover of your printer. The cartridge holder will automatically lift up. Remove all cartridges from the holder.
2. The next step is to remove the print head. This can be easily done by lifting the lever located right next to the cartridge holder. After lifting the lever, carefully remove the print head from the printer.
In the third step, replace the printhead in its position in the printer and lock the lever. 4.
4. then place all cartridges back in their correct position in the printer and make sure that no door is open. Closing the doors ensures that the printer is ready to access the cartridges and printhead.
5. Then physically disconnect the printer cable from the power supply board and leave it unplugged for at least 5 minutes or longer. This will cause the printer to cool down and any remaining electrical power will also be eliminated.
6. reconnect the printer.
7. The final step is to run a cleaning cycle or perform a comprehensive nozzle check. The B200 error does not normally occur if the printer can access the printhead regularly.
Troubleshooting for 2 Cartridge Canon Printers
1. turn off the printer. The cartridge holder remains stuck in the B200 error condition. However, if you temporarily reset the printer, you can continue to troubleshoot the B200 error code.
Turn the printer back on. 3.
3. error B200 does not accurately indicate the problematic cartridge. Therefore, you should have a rough idea of which cartridge you last replaced. Carefully remove that cartridge from the slot.
4. on a Canon printer with 2 cartridges, the print head of the printer is the part of the cartridge. This printer has the limitation that you cannot prevent the B200 error without replacing the problematic cartridge. Therefore, replace the cartridge with an old working cartridge or a new one.
5. perform a comprehensive nozzle check or cleaning cycle. After replacing the cartridge, this is a critical step to determine if the printer will replace the desired cartridge.
6. if the problem persists, replace the other cartridge with a new one or an old working cartridge. Since this Canon printer uses 2 cartridges, obviously one of the cartridges is faulty. Replacing and checking both cartridges in sequence should correct the problem.
7. if the problem persists after all of the above troubleshooting steps have been performed on both types of Canon printers, the user is advised to contact the Canon hotline or a printer technician.