Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern - MG5700 Series
Article ID: ART161636 | Date published: 09/09/2015 | Date last updated: 09/10/2015
 

Description

Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern

Solution

Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzle.

 Note

  • If the remaining ink level is low, the nozzle check pattern will not be printed correctly. Replace the ink tank whose ink is low.

You need to prepare: a sheet of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper

  1. Make sure that the power is turned on.

  2. Load a sheet of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper in the cassette.

    After pushing the cassette back, the paper information registration screen is displayed on the LCD. Select A4 or Letter for Page size and Plain paper for Type, then press the OK button.

    If a message is displayed on the screen, follow the directions in the message to complete registration.

  3. Open the paper output tray gently.

  4. Select  Setup on the HOME screen.

    The setup menu screen will appear.

  5. Select  Maintenance, then press the OK button.

    The Maintenance screen will appear.

  6. Select Print nozzle check pattern, then press the OK button.

    The confirmation screen will appear.

  7. Select Yes, then press the OK button.

    The nozzle check pattern will be printed and two pattern confirmation screens will appear on the LCD.

  8. Examine the nozzle check pattern.