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If the ink cartridges are loaded, when you choose File Print, go into the properties and indicate you would like to print in color. Or you can go to the Printer from Start, Printers & Faxes or it may be under Control Panel.

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You can change the colour setting in the printer driver to Black Only, this means you will only print Black and White using only the black toner.
To make this change on Windows XP;

Open the Printers and Faxes Folder.
Right Click on the printer driver for the 8008.
Select Printing Preferences.
Click on the Color/Print Quality Tab.
In the Color Mode section select the B&W radio button.
Click on the APPLY button

This should change the pritner driver to print only black and white.

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I have a full black ink cartridge and no color cartridge and it won't print - black and white text.

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There is an option like:
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