Cleaning around head What You’ll Need Select [Cleaning around head] at Maintenance menu, and then press the>(Right Arrow) button. Select [Yes] and press the OK button. The platen and the print head move to the maintenance position. Open the printer cover. Place paper under the print head to prevent ink from dripping and soiling the printer. Dampen a new, wide cleaning stick with ink cleaner. Wipe the front and rear of the print head. Do not touch the nozzle surface or the parts on the left-hand side, or a malfunction may occur. Remove the paper you placed. Close the printer cover. Press the OK button.