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Old Sep 19, 2006, 1:46 AM   #1
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Hello, everyone:

I am having a problem with Canon Ip6600D printer. It prints photos much darker than what is seen on the monitor screen. It also looks more yellow.

The photos are taken with a Canon 30D, with a Canon lens. Printed on a Canon printer with Canon photo paper. The ink I used are OEM, not after market.

The pictures look fine on the monitor, but when printed, it looks too dark and has a yellowish cast.

The problem appears to be photo only. On other print jobs, the colors come out normal.

I woud appreciate any suggestions. Thanks.
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Old Nov 5, 2006, 9:57 PM   #2
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Hello,

I read your post on Canon iP6600D printing dark. I am currently have the same issue with photos. Did you find a resolve yet????

THANKS

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Old Nov 6, 2006, 3:43 PM   #3
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Photos on screen will generally always be brighter then printed photos unless you calibrate your monitor. It could also be other things:

What software you are using ?

Settings can have a big effect on photos.

Is the ink flowing correctly ?

Nozzle check

Printer Properties improperly set ?

Check the color settings and intensity before you print.



Also Canon printers have a print advisor which will set all the proper settings for the paper type used. It's worth a try since your using Canon photo paper.



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