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I have installed a refill black cartridge but it still says empty, how do reset or can i not use refills.printer is a all in one x4850

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Try to reset your printer.

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

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My printer problam is cartiridges indication are continue red.but printer cartirides ink full cartiridges ok. ple.help me.


The indication is only an aproximation. If you refil your cartridges or use reworked cartridges the printer will record them as empty.

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We have installed a new Colour cartridge and followed the steps. Yes, it clicked. After we press ok, it goes back to telling us to install the cartridge. We have completed this process over many times now...


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A lot of printer cartridges have a built in chip that the printer reads. If you are not using the printers brand name refills, this will sometimes lead to the cartridge not being recognized by the printer.

Solution 2:
Additionally, some printers when they have become worn ( seen a lot of use ) have also been known to not recognize the refill cartrige after instalation. The second problem cause, although not a popular solution, can only be fixed by purchasing a new printer.

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My computer will not reconize the ink cartriges in my printer


Read on and see if any applies to you.
Check that you removed the protective tape. some cartridges have two of these pieces of tape one over the head and possibly on on the contacts to the printer.

If you recently re-filled or had the cartridge refilled or even bought one of the many cheaper replacement cartridges you should read on

Most modern cartridges have an ink level chip built on to them.
Should the level drop below 25% then most of these chips lock up and will not reset.

Re-filling them will have no effect

If you are lucky you should be able to find either a
chip resetter around on the INTERNET or maybe even local

OR

Even better empty cartridges that
never need to be reset.
The second option is my preference

I realise these are not for your specific printer but there are others listed on both those sites as well.

cheaper cartridge problems have been on the rise recently and that is for ALL makes of printer.
If you try to clean the contacts be VERY careful cleaning contacts and ONLY use isopropynol on a lint free bud or cloth.
Also be very gentle.

I have seen the contacts cleaned and cartridges ruined with other methods of cleaning.
Rubbing too hard can also cause a badly set chip to move making it inoprable.

I dont like full prices replacements either which is why I always provide the links
I usually reccomend that people take back any cartridge that does not work right from the get-go.

I dont know of anyone who has had a problem doing that be it a shop refill or otherwise.

No matter if I paid $1 or $100 for a cartrdige I would still expect it to work

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Let the ink settle in the cartridge for awhile. Make sure no ink is on the outside of the cartridge which adversely effects the signal to the printer.

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My hP deskjet F4288 shows ERROR symbol


I would remove the refill. HP voids the warranty if the cartridge leaks. I have seen refills leak and destroy the printer. Replace with a brand new cartridge. If that is not the solution you want. You can remove the cartridge and clean it with rubbing alchohol and a paper towel or a q-tip, just make sure there is no fuzz left when your done. Also if you have the HP software installed on your computer, there is usually a cleaning program built into the software.

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How to fill the ink catridge of desk jet hp 4288


u must go to a retailer who does the work for u 
he wil refil the ink for some cost 

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As a home user I would like to refill Epson T0711 inkjet cartridge. I am told that I will need a chip resetter gun to make task a success. Is this suggestion correct and what is a chip resetter gun ?


it resets the chip so that your refilled cartridge will be recognised and will be set to back to full. Otherwise your printer will only recognise genuine epson cartridges .

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I need to know how to refill my ink in my printer


Hi lisa40447,

It really depends on the make and model of your printer. But I would strongly go against refilling the ink cartridge because there is a very big possibility that you can damage your printer if you keep reusing a cartridge that has used up its life. The big problem with this is that the ink usually leaks out or "bleed" when cartridges are refilled and in turn this damages components inside the printer.

It's still a better option to just buy new ink catridges for your printers, since it is more expensive if the printer gets damaged due to usage of refilled ink cartridges.

Hope this helps!

Peace! :)

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My lexmark 2500 printer won't print. I have a meeting in one hour and it's 45 minutes across town. My black ink cartridge is totally empty but my color cartridge is brand new. Do both cartridges have...


Both cartridges have to have ink them. I know that it sounds stupid, but that is the case. It's also a very bad practice to let your cartridge run completely out. By letting that happen you reduce the chance of it being successfully refilled. It can burn out the cartridges chip, as well. I wish that I had better news for you. Good luck.

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