Fading occurs on the edges of a printout
Verify that photo paper is not curled. If the photo paper is curled, place the paper in a
plastic bag and gently bend it in the opposite direction of the curl until the paper lies
flat. If the problem persists, then use photo paper that is not curled.
For instructions about preventing photo paper from curling, see
Storing and handling
Fading occurs near the edges of a photo
If fading occurs approximately 25 to 63 mm (1.0 to 2.5 inches) from the edge of a
photo, try the following solutions:
photo print cartridge
in the printer.
Rotate the image 180°.