Why My Canon Pixma TS202 Not Printing?

Canon Pixma TS202 Not Printing

Canon PIXMA TS202 is an inkjet printer that gives high-quality prints. Sometimes, you may face issues with the printer. If the Canon Pixma TS202 not printing documents from your computer, troubleshoot the problem by following these steps.

  • Step 1:First, check your printer. If it is turned off, check the power cord and turn on the printer. 
  • Step 2:Ensure that you are using the power cable/adapter that came with your printer.
  • Step 3:Check the connection between your printer and computer. It is suggested to use a standard USB cable to connect them.
  • Step 4:Check whether you have properly plugged the USB cable into the computer's USB port and printer USB port.
  • Step 5:Make sure the paper settings match the information set for the rear tray. You can easily check it by verifying the Alarm and Paper lamps on the printer's control panel.
  • Step 6:If these two lamps flash continuously, it implies that the paper settings and paper size do not match the rear tray's information. Press the Power or Stop button to stop printing and check for the settings.
  • Step 7:Clear the print jobs stuck in the queue. To do so, navigate to your computer and open the Command Prompt app with administrator rights.
  • Step 8:In the Command Prompt window, type' net stop spooler' and press the Enter key. Doing so will stop the Print Spooler service.
  • Step 9:Go to File Explorer and type 'C:\Windows\System32\Spool\Printers' in the address bar. Hit the Enter key and select all the displayed files.
  • Step 10:Next, press down the Ctrl key and right-click on the selected files.
  • Step 11:From the pop-up menu, click on Delete to remove the print jobs stuck in the print queue.
  • Step 12:Return to the Command Prompt window. Type' net start spooler' and press the Enter key to restart the Print Spooler service.
  • Step 13:Launch the Print dialog box from the print application you wish to print the documents.
  • Step 14:Check if your printer's name is selected in the drop-down menu.
  • Step 15:Finally, try printing a test page to check if the problem has been resolved.
  • Step 16:If still the Canon Pixma TS202 not printing problem persists, set your Canon printer as the default printer on your computer.