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Pixma MP287 prints color graphics too yellow.

Acharn
Apprentice

I recently bought a PIXMA MP287. If I use the copy function it's not too bad, but when I try to print any graphic on plain paper the result has a yellow cast. I've tried adjusting the color settings, but changes I make don't seem to have any effect. Same with brightness and contrast, changes I make don't seem to have any effect on pages I print. Standard setting, my own profile, increase, decrease, still printing the same yellowish cast. I must be doing something wrong. It doesn't seem to matter what software I'm printing from: GIMP, xnView, Chrome, LibreOffice Writer, all seem to have the same result -- too yellow. Can I calibrate this printer to get a reslt that looks more like what's on the monitor?

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skbryan
Contributor

I have the same issue.  Did you ever find the fix?

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