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Draining the ink!

Ok, i have a Epson dx 8450 and i am printing some basic photos. after only printing a few the blue and yellow ink runs out. I am using epson cartridges, and no setting have been changed. Any ideas why it seems to be draining extra quick????

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Printing photos with Epson drains the cartridges alot faster than printing documents. The dpi settings for photos are much higher to get the photo quality. Blue is a base color that helps to mix to create some of the colors in the photos so this is normal with the Epson brand. Hope this helps.

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