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White bands across printouts

I just purchased the printer yesterday so brand spanking new. Set up went smoothly (I am using with a mac) but all printouts have fine white hairlines across in bands about 10mm apart. I have tried the different nozzle cleaning/print head alignment functions, used different types of photo paper, printed tests from photoshop, illustrator and quark, changed the file type from jpeg to tiff, cmyk and rgb but all outputs have fine white lines no matter what I do. Please help.

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Re: white bands across printouts

Either one of the print heads are bad or a cartridge. This is what causes that problem. I know it is a hassle but I would take it back. If try and fix it you could void the warranty.

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