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Canon mp490 printer U162 ink is full

Ink has been replaced but apparently not recognized by printer

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SOURCE: How to change Ink in the Canon Mp490 Printer?

Hello
You can get help from this video
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Posted on Jan 05, 2011

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A special service software program is needed to reset the internal counter for the ink absorber.

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Posted on Sep 01, 2009

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SOURCE: The black ink won't print on my canon iP5200.

Try removing the cartridge and cleaning the cartridge contacts in the printer with a cotton swab dampened with isopropyl alcohol. When the contacts are dry, lightly scrub them with a white pencil eraser (the red ones are too coarse and may cause more problems), then wipe clean with a dry cotton swab.

If that doesn't help, open up the printer and find the other end of the ribbon cable connected to the print head carrier. There is often some sort of locking clamp on that connector. Unlock it, pull out the ribbon cable and clean the contacts on that end, then reassemble. (The lock may be a sliding sleeve around the cable (it only comes out about a millimeter) or a flip-up plate. If there is nothing like that, the cable is a friction fit and pulls out with a small amount of force. Some very cheap printers use a permanently attached connection).

Explanation: It is possible that there is a second drive voltage to the print heads that isn't connecting, but its failure doesn't prevent normal communications to the cartridge using the logic level voltage.

Posted on Dec 09, 2009

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SOURCE: refilled ink cartridges on pixma mp490 ...will not print

I know this is frustrating. I am all for recycling and using refilled ink and laser toner cartridges. However, the manufacturers make most of their money from ink and toner sales. So, from time to time, they will encode or datecode cartridge chips. The only times I've been ale to get around this is by using at least one genuine OEM cartridge to trick the printer. If that does not work, try another et of refills, or you will have to use only OEMs.

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SOURCE: i have a canon pixma mp490 all in one printer and

Constantly get paper jam message while there's no paper jammed.
Is there a solution for this problem?
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Michael Odor

Posted on Jun 23, 2010

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