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Toner cartridge end of life message

I'm getting an "end of life black toner cartridge" message, and the printer cancels the printjob, but the printer won't let me access the replace cartridge option on the dropdown menu. Without access to the replace cartridge option, I can't get the printer to recognize a new cartridge, so it won't print at all. I've tried switching the cartridge anyway, but I can't get it to recognize the switch. I've also tried turning it off and on, pulling and replacing another cartridge, unplugging and replugging the machine, unhooking and rehooking the USB, but nothing will let me convince the printer to recognize/accept the new cartridge. Thanks for any assistance.

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Re: Toner cartridge end of life message

Just unscrew the side of the toner and reste the metalic plastic tab (silver ..) and that's it

Posted on Jul 26, 2007

Re: Toner cartridge end of life message

Go to the menu on the physical printer. Go through the selections until you see it say change print cartridge. Follow until you see to change the black one.

Posted on Jun 14, 2007

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