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Waste toner full/empty message

I checked the other response, it looks like it's not dumping into the waste container, I dont know how to fix this.. any thoughts?

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This messages referes to the waste toner being full or not installed.

Manufactures try to stop you from emptying the container by having a small "window" that the printer looks through, when you empty the toner there will still be some toner on this window, so the printer will still believe that it is full.

a way around this is to wash the container out with water (do not use hot water as this will melt the toner). i also wouldn't recommend pouring the water & toner down the sink as this could be breaking local laws.

Posted on Dec 18, 2008

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