Canon Printer Error 5600

If the Canon Printer displays Canon Printer Error 5600 then it means that ink absorbs levels exceed a threshold. To fix this error you need to replace the ink absorber.

Cause of the error 5600

This error 5600 occurs due to the ink absorb levels exceeding a threshold.

Fix the error 5600

  • Fix the issue by either replacing the ink absorbers or temporarily resolving it with a damp cotton cloth to remove excess ink.
  • The ink absorbers are located behind the rails guiding the movement of the printhead.
  • After completing the absorption task, disconnect the power cable from the machine.
  • Wait for at least 10 minutes before proceeding to the next step.
  • Press and hold the Power button while plugging the power back into the machine.
  • While still holding the Power button, press the paper feed button twice.
  • Release all buttons once the light changes to green.
  • Attempt to print again after following these steps.