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Printing is a pinkish colour

IP 3000. All inks are full. Test page shows from pink to light brown colour. Would like to action clean jets, but cannot find the command. S.Smith

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Stanlyn2,

The maintenance for your printer is in the preferences for your printer.
From your desk top, Go to start. Open the control panel, find the printer icon. find your printer and right click the mouse over the icon. scroll down to properties. on the first tab you wil see at the bottom preferences and test page. press the preferences and open. on the last tab you wil see "maintenance". The cleaning facilities available to you as a user are on this page. be sure to print a "Nozzle check" prior to cleaning.
Do a light clean first and re print the nozzle check, if there is still missing lines, do a deep clean. If this failes you may need your print head replaced. This can be an expencive excercise, but well worth it.

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