06-05-2018 05:56 PM
I have the printer set up to retract the tray upon power off in the eco mode. It says that depending on the angle of the control panel it may not retract. What is the angle supposed to be? When you print the panel automatically opens and the tray comes out. Without moving the panel angle it will not retract the tray when it powers down. I tried opening the panel all the way up and it still did not retract the tray. I tried closing the panel and it still did not retract the tray.
What angle does it need to be at????
If you print and do not move it then it should retract but it will not.
It appears that it does not matter what angle the control panel is in this functioin will not work.
I just bought it last week and it has the latestest firmware version.
06-06-2018 01:35 PM
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06-18-2018 11:35 AM
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06-19-2018 06:59 PM
I just called technical support. The person that helped was great, but after checking had no clear angle that the control panel needs to be at in order for the auto retract to work. One thing I did discover is that if you hit the power button to turn it off a pop-up window appears asking if you want to auto-retract the tray. After entering yes the tray retracts and the printer turns off.
The automatic operation that is described in the manual will not work. This feature will not work on its own. It has nothing to do with the angle of the operation panel as stated. This is a firmare problem.
The only way for the output try to retract is manually turning off the printer. Then you are given the option as previously stated and when selecting YES it will retract the output tray. It will not do this automatically when it powers off by itself.
This has nothing to do with the correct angle of the control panel. This is failure in programming. Only a firmware update will fix the problem.
Speaking of which why if it is programmed to open the conttrol panel and extend the output tray when printing, why will it not do the same in reverse??? It should retract the tray and close the panel. Once again this is a firmware thing.
Come on Canon. Get with the program!