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Service Tool Problem When Reset Canon Printer

When you run the Service Tool on your Canon printer to reset, error code 006 may display on the screen. The problem related to Service Tool may occur due to various reasons, including Incompatibility, the incorrect process of entering the service mode, when the printer is not in service mode, Printer driver issue, problem with ink cartridges, and so on. Therefore, before resetting Canon Printer take some advice from Canon Support team so that you won’t face Service Tool Problem. Sometimes, you may unable to find out the reason of getting this service tool problem which is the most important to know before eradicating any issue. The expert will guide you all the possible remedy at minimal cost.

You may encounter two basic troubles when trying to reset Canon printer. Those two problems related to Service Tool are assigned in this blog. You only have to read out this page from top-to-toe carefully and also try to perform the solutions that are mentioned below to fix the annoying error.

Problem 1

Service Tool Not Activate When Opened

The main reasons of getting such an issue are

  • Can’t enter the service mode
  • USB port fails to detect printer
  • Service Tool version may not supporting the printer

Solution To Fix The Issue Service Tool Not Activate When Opened

Follow the below given instructions to fix this issue:

  • Failed To Enter Service Mode
  • Close Service Tool first
  • Turn off your Canon Printer
  • Repeat once again the steps of entering service mode in correct format
  • USB Port Fails To Detect Printer
  • Close Service Tool first
  • Now, turn-off your Canon printer
  • Move the printer’s USB cable to another port
  • Enter Service Mode again and then open Service Tool


  • Service Tool Version May Not Supporting Printer
  • Use the Service Tool version that must be supported your Canon printer

Problem 2

Show “Error Code 005 Or 006” When Using Service Tool

Perform the below noted tasks to eliminate such type of error code from your Canon printer machine. Have a glimpse here:

  • When you are encountering an error code 005/006, close Service Tool instantly
  • Disconnect the printer cable and wait for a minute
  • Re-connect the printer cable
  • Detect found new hardware/device
  • Open Service Tool and then reset printer

In case the same Service Tool problem is being arisen, then don’t panic! Just grab Canon Printer Support service by sitting at your home. The problem will be dealt by the technicians who are extra-talented and well-certified. The complication will be eliminated from the root within the least time interval as they are having immense experience.