Why is my printer printing with gaps?
If your printouts are faint or have gaps, try these solutions: Run a nozzle check to see if any of the print head nozzles are clogged. Then clean the print head, if necessary. The ink cartridges may be old or low on ink, and you may need to replace them.
Why is my printer printing every other line?
Perform a Hard reset on the printer and make sure that the printer is connected directly to the wall outlet and not to the surge protector. Remove all the ink cartridges and then try to perform a hard reset on the printer.
Why is my Canon printer skipping lines when printing?
If there are missing lines are streaks, you may want to run a second cleaning or run a deep cleaning on the printer. To run the deep cleaning, follow the exact same steps as the regular cleaning above, except instead of selecting “Cleaning”, select “Deep Cleaning”.