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MP600 won't print black

I see this is a common problem, but am not really sure what to do as far as the cleaning suggestions. How do I get my black printing again? All cartridges have been replaced with new ones.

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Go into printers from your start menu or through the control panel. Locate your printer and right click over the top of it. At the bottom of the scroll down you will see "properties". Open this. In the lower part of the first tab you will see preferences and print a test page. Open the preferences. The last tab is the maintenance tab. in here you will find two types of head clean. use the general clean (the first button) first. Print a nozzle check to see if this has fixed your issue. if not, repeat once more. If no success do a deep clean and print the nozzle check.
If after this you still have no luck, allow the head to park and allow to sit for 24 hours. check and clean again. If still no luck, your print head will require replacement and will need to go to your local canon service center,


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