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Printing problems Says my cartridge for black ink is full, yet it prints nothing ... I have checked everything ... help me!

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What does the nozzle check pattern show? Missing lines no doubt. Using compatible inks? I bet you are.

Run the head cleaning routine four or five times then the nozzle check pattern again. If there is improvement keep cleaning it till it is right. If no improvement, check my previous posts about intensive head cleaning.

http://www.fixya.com/support/t138226-printer_not_printing

Posted on Nov 09, 2008

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SOURCE: Dell A940 Color Ink Problem

Do check the option and make sure that you have not inadvertently set it to black only- This could be computer wise or on the A940 panel. If you are sure all is well here Remove the scanner software and reinstall. Email Dell to See what they have to say

Posted on May 09, 2007

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SOURCE: Cannot print in black only

It is not wise to leave the cartridges empty, causes permanent print-head damage on the empty color area. However, if you want to use the other color, say "black", bypassing the cartridge check is simply resetting the counter of the printer... download the utility file "sscserve.exe" you can search it on the internet. Install it then choose your printer on its list box, then by right-clicking on the printer icon of the utility at the bottom right of your window... you should be able to see what you need. Happy printing!!!

Posted on Oct 28, 2007

SOURCE: after replacing the black ink nothing prints

Hello, I am having the same problem and have done extensive research to find out that with this exact problem you have mentioned, you must clean the printer head, nozzles, and waste ink tube. the process is a bit long and needs patience. You will have to take the print head assembly out of the sliding caddle and put it in a glass of rubbing alcohol to disolve the dryed ink within the printer head assembly. it is held in with a silver metal plate that runs across the assembly and screws to the sliding carriage. be carefull to remove the black clip on the right of the carriage to take it out. note to be careful to not pull the white info lines of the head. leave it in the glass overnight and also clean the tube that runs under the waste pad station and clean the clear waste tube as well. ....Good luck

Posted on Apr 08, 2008

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SOURCE: Only prints black ink text; cartridges full and good.

Run head cleaning and deep head cleaning for few times. If it doesnt help, you can try to remove print head, and clean the nozzles with distiled water.
And after that also run few times head cleaning mode.

Posted on Jul 17, 2010

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SOURCE: Black ink cartridge is full, but it does not print

Your drive belt is worn out.

Posted on Jul 27, 2010

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SOURCE: Canon MP500 PGPK cartridge wont print

i have the same problem too. This is obviously a product defect. If Canon not fix it, i wont buy Canon printer anymore.

Posted on Oct 26, 2010

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