The canon printer error 5200 is the typical error code that you can find in the canon printers.The error pertains to the usage and the ink level that is utilized by the users within the printer.
The canon printers are programmed to mix all the remaining colors into the black. That means when the colors of the printers are empty or nearly becoming empty, then all the remaining colors (even if the black itself is gone) is combined into one use the rest of them in cartridges as black color.
But seldom, it happens that as soon as the black color is installed, malfunctions accompanied by an error code called printer error 5200 are displayed.
So here is the first step you need to follow to troubleshoot canon error 5200. Turn off the printer and wait for few seconds. Then turn it back on again. Resetting the printer may refresh and reset the ink reader level to read them correctly.
This step must be followed regarding canon printer error 5200 if the first point did not work.
So what you need to do is, just remove the power cord and entirely unplug the printer. Yes, it may sound pretty similar to reset, but you can definitely do this step if the first one fails.
Now, if you still find printer error 5200 creeping up repeatedly, then first turn off the printer and immediately press the stop button. Press it for 2 seconds and then press on the button. While holding the on the button, immediately release the stop button. Repeat the step for five times. So, after that, your printer will get reset.
You may notice that your computer is asking that new hardware is detected. However, just ignore the fact, and continue with your work again.
Even if the above procedures are not working, you need to change the ink in the cartridges. Also if they are full, you need to refill them as it will reset the level gauges of ink. For further support and queries regarding refilling , you can reach out any time at canon printer customer service number. Just dial +1-833-567-4645 for any kind of assistance.