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All of my ink cartridges are full but the yellow won't print.

I've cleaned everything I can think of. I've cleaned, deep cleaned, bottom cleaned. Printing a nozzle check shows they yellow although the second row of cyan doesn't. What can I do? KC

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  • stjw11 Nov 01, 2008

    Hi, thanks for responding. Do you mean the sponge part at the bottom of the cartridge or the area to the right where the cartrdiges sit when not in use? The printer is connected by serial cable. KV

  • Anonymous Nov 25, 2008

    this is a new color ink cartridge ,but it doesnt work...plz help me

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Try taking alcohol and qtips just to the contact strip where the cartridge and the printer meet? What type of connection to the computer is it?

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    R J Nov 01, 2008

    Hi,

    Neither, Clean the Gold Plated contacts on both the printer and the Cartridge. Also check to make sure the printer is connected right.


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