Canon G1900 problem code 5B00 mean the waste ink counter overflow, you need to reset Canon G1900 Waste Ink Counter (clear Waste Counters). The printer will blink as follow: Orange light – 7 times. Alternatively Green (Power) and Orange.
And operating system show up problem “SupportCode: 5B00” like this:
This problem means Canon G1900 printer Waste Ink Counter is overflowed and it must be reset
As increasingly more ink spills happen on your own Canon G1900 printer’s ink cartridges, because of proper ink cartridge or continuous ink system installation, the 5B00 problem message could be more likely to appear on your own Canon G1900 printer.
Solution for this problem is reset Canon G1900 printer by WIC Reset Utility tool.
New WIC Reset Utility supports Canon G1900 printer now. Please always use latest WIC Version!!
Download WIC Reset Tool – Download Canon G1900 resetter
Download the LATEST version of the WIC reset utility here:
For Windows OS – http://resetkey.net/tools/wicreset.zip
For MAC OS – http://resetkey.net/tools/iWIC.zip
Mirro link here: http://resetkey.net/download
To reset Canon G1900 5B00 Waste Ink Counter Error – You need to PUT PRINTER IN SERVICE MODE!
Then use WIC Reset Utility Tool with the Reset Key to reset your Canon G1900 printer. It takes less then 1 minute!
Read previous to reset Canon G1900 5B00 error:
If for some reason You can’t place Your Canon G1900 printer in SERVICE MODE – You will be NOT ABLE to perform RESET!
If You used Canon Service Tool such as ST V3400, V4200 etc… – The printer will not be able to enter Service Mode from then on.
So the only solution to fix the issue is to change or reprogram EEPROM Chip on printers main board.
If You cant put printer in Service Mode – You dont need to pay for Reset Key – it will not work.
How to put Canon G1900 printer in service mode
Step 1: Turn off Canon G1900 printer
Step 2: Press and hold Canon G1900 printer’s RESET button
Step 3: Press and hold printer’s POWER button.
Step 4: Released printer’s RESET button, POWER still pressed
Step 5: Press and released Canon G1900 printer’s RESET button 5 times
Step 6: Released printer’s POWER button:
Now, Canon G1900 printer on SERVICE MODE condition. In this condition, computer detect found new hardware.
Step 7: When computer detect FOUND NEW HARDWARE, wait about 20 seconds and press CANCEL
How exactly to reset Canon G1900 printer 5B00 Waste Ink Counter problem
After put Your Canon G1900 printer in SERVICE MODE, please follow this instruction to reset Canon G1900 printer.
Step 1: Download latest WIC Reset Utility tool with above link (or here).
Step 2: Buy Canon G1900 Waste Ink Counter Reset Key here: Buy WIC Reset Key – Only $8.99
Step 3: Run WIC Reset, click on “Clear Waste Counters” button, read the check list, if all good, click “Yes” to continue reset Canon G1900 Waste Counter:
Step 4: Enter the Canon G1900 reset key
You will receive a “Congratulations” message if everything ok.
Now check Canon G1900 printer status in Control Panel, If it shows “Printer is online“, your Canon G1900 printer is ready to print – no errors – no waste Counters Overflow.
Please watch video tutorial – How to PUT PRINTER IN SERVICE MODE and Reset Canon G1900 printer 5B00 error:
I hope this content useful. Thank you