Even though the Canon Pixma MX922 printer yields printouts of excellent quality, its users encounter issues while trying to print from it. There might be several reasons behind the issue. Some of them are explained below. The tips and techniques to solve the problem are also listed on this page. So, without further ado, let’s plunge into the reasons why your Canon Pixma MX922 cartridge unrecognizable.

NOTE: Since many Canon printer users come across this issue, it has become quite a common problem. So, there’s nothing to bother about, and you are not alone!

Canon Pixma MX922 Cartridge Unrecognizable

1. Removing the cartridge and reinstalling:

In case your Canon printer does not recognize the cartridge you have inserted, the first step should be to remove it from the printer and then reinstall the same. This might seem to be a very simple fix, but it has solved the problem for many users.

In case the issue persists even after executing the above steps, move on to the next section.

You have now seen how to fix the error when your Canon Pixma MX922 cartridge is unrecognizable.

2. Cartridge compatibility:

At times, you might have inserted a non-original or re-manufactured ink cartridge into the holder in your Canon Pixma MX922 printer. This could make your cartridge unrecognizable by the printer. In such cases, you might see the following error message on your printer’s display screen:

“Ink Cartridge Not recognized”

So, in this case, there is a compatibility issue with the cartridge you have installed on your printer. The only method to fix the problem is to use genuine Canon cartridges.

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3. Cleaning of electrical contacts:

In some situations, dust or residue might be blocking the cartridge’s electrical contacts from the Canon Pixma MX922 printer. So, you need to remove the cartridge from the printer and wipe its electrical contacts. For this purpose, you can make use of a lint-free cloth or a clean paper towel. When you remove the dust/residue from the electrical contacts, your printer should be able to recognize the cartridges.

You have now seen some of the tips and techniques that help you out when your Canon Pixma MX922 cartridge unrecognizable

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