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Ink settings The window on the printer keeps telling me that the yellow ink level is low. I have reinstalled a new yellow ink, I have checked it's installation and it still tells me the ink levels are low.The ink is full. The product of my printing shows no yellow on the print out even though it is full.

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  • Anonymous Sep 29, 2008

    My problem is on an MFC3360C printer.

    All the color cartridges show "almost empty" except cyan which shows

    empty All these color cartridges are brand new right out of the pkg

    Bobschus80

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Have you made sure you removed the backing plastic from the cartridge sensor?
Try reinstalling the driver and do a nozzle and head alignment test. If you still have the same issue, try doing a hard reset - unplug the printer from power and PC, wait for about 10 minutes and replug everything and see. If the issue still occurs, there could be an issue with the cartridge sensor on your printer, which will require servicing.

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