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Will not recognise all cartridges

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I use this printer all the time and now suddenly it will not print as says does not recognise all 6 cartridges

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Some problems with compatible cartridges can be solved by taking all the ink out and powering the printer off then back on then put the ink back in, you might have to do this a few times also make sure no ink or dust has built up on the pins.

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You can use The chip resetter for epson compatible catridges this chipsetter will eliminate the problems you may experience when your printer suddenly does not recognize your Epson compatible cartridges and or you may try reinstalling your printer software if the problem still continues then use the chip resetter
In 4 easy steps, the resetter will reset the chip in your Epson compatible (G&G) ink cartridge:

1. Remove the white plastic around the pins of the chip resetter.

2. Line up the pins on the resetter with the contacts of the chip on your cartridge.

3. Press the resetter and cartridge firmly together and wait for the red and green lights to flash. (When the green light flashes 5 times, this means the chip is reset. If the red light flashes go back to Step 2 and try again.

4. When the green light stops flashing, you are ready to install the cartridge into the printer and print. Chip Resetter for Epson Compatible G&G Cartridges can be used on yuor printer check the link http://www.printcountry.com/printers/new2_STYLUS_COLOR_880.asp?ref=blg_review_textlink_EP_13266_STYLUS_COLOR_880 for it

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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