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Brother MFC 3240 wont print when 1 ink is empty

Hi,
The printer will only print if all cartridges are full. I have a full black cartridge and just want to print in black, but it wont let me. Is there something I can do to have it print in black only... even when one of the other cartridges is empty?

This is frustrating. At work, I have a HP that will let you print this way, regardless of the levels of other colors. Seems the Brother would do this. Maybe Im missing something.

Any advice?

Thanks!

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  • phyl423 Feb 06, 2009

    I have the same problem--won't print when one color cartridge is empty and I want to just print in black

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Slowly off and on the printer for five times without cartridge, printer saves data of cart of last 5 only so next time it reads full ink..

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