Important Safety Instructions
Read all of these instructions before using your
printer. Also be sure to follow all warnings and
instructions marked on the printer.
Do not block or cover the openings in the
Do not insert objects through the slots. Take
care not to spill liquid on the printer.
Use only the type of power source indicated
on the printer’s label.
Do not use a damaged or frayed power cord.
If you use an extension cord with the printer,
make sure the total ampere rating of the
devices plugged into the extension cord does
not exceed the cord’s ampere rating. Also,
make sure the total ampere rating of all
devices plugged into the wall outlet does not
exceed the wall outlet’s ampere rating.
Do not attempt to service the printer yourself.
Unplug the printer and refer servicing to
qualified service personnel under the
The power cord or plug is damaged; liquid has
entered the printer; the printer has been
dropped or the cabinet damaged; the printer
does not operate normally or exhibits a
distinct change in performance.
The interface connector (including Type B
interface card) and the connector for optional
Auto Take-up Reel Unit are Non-LPS
(non-limited power source).
A Few Precautions
When choosing a place for the printer
Avoid places subject to rapid changes in
temperature and humidity. Also keep the
printer away from direct sunlight, strong
light, or heat sources.
Avoid places subject to shocks and vibrations.
Keep the printer away from the dusty area.
Place the printer near a wall outlet where the
plug can be easily unplugged.
When using the printer
Do not put your hand inside the printer or
touch the ink cartridges during printing.
Do not move the print heads by hand;
otherwise you may damage the printer.
When handling the ink cartridges
Keep ink cartridges out of the reach of
children and do not drink.
If ink gets on your skin, wash it off with soap
and water. If it gets in your eyes, flush them
immediately with water.
If you use UltraChrome or ColorFast ink
cartridges, shake the ink cartridge gently
before installing it for best results.
Do not shake cartridges that have been installed
Do not use an ink cartridge beyond the date
printed on the cartridge carton.
Use up the ink cartridge within six months of
installation for best results.
Store ink cartridges in a cool, dark place.
Do not dismantle the ink cartridges or try to
refill them. This could damage the print head.
Do not touch the green IC chip on the side of
the ink cartridge. This may affect normal
operation and printing.
Do not touch the ink supply port or
surrounding area of the ink cartridge.