Media Types You Cannot Use - Pro9000 Mark II

Article ID: ART129619 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Do not use the following types of paper. Using such paper will not only produce unsatisfactory results, but can also cause the printer to jam or malfunction.

  • Folded, curled, or wrinkled paper
  • Damp paper
  • Paper that is too thin

Rear Tray: Less than 17 lb / 64 gsm

Front Tray: Less than 4 mil / 0.1 mm

  • Paper that is too thick

Rear Tray: More than 28 lb / 105 gsm (plain paper except for Canon genuine paper)

* However, you can use non-Canon genuine art paper that is up to 53 lb / 200 gsm.

Front Tray: More than 47 mil / 1.2 mm

  • Paper thinner than a postcard, including plain paper or notepad paper cut to a small size (when printing on A5 or smaller sized paper)
  • Picture postcards
  • Postcards affixed with photos or stickers
  • Envelopes with a double flap (or sticker flaps)
  • Envelopes with an embossed or treated surface
  • Envelopes whose gummed flaps are already moistened and adhesive
  • Any type of paper with holes
  • Paper that is not rectangular
  • Paper bound with staples or glue
  • Paper with adhesives
  • Paper decorated with glitter, etc.



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