Question about Lexmark All-in-One Printer with PictBridge
I replaced the black ink and know i am low/out of color, but just need to print black, keeps telling me to replace both cartridges
I installed a new black cartridge, however it does not print on the test page only the blue marks print, I have removed the strip of tape and soaked the print head in hot water but it still does not print, when I dab a cloth toit the black ink bleeds on the cloth so can you help me resolve this?
Posted on Dec 19, 2009
Unfortunately the printer wont print unless there is ink in both cartridges
Posted on Jan 03, 2009
Replaced ink in Lexmark 2500 with Lexmark ink & won't work.
Also used refilled ink & won't work either. Out lots of $$"s.
Posted on Jul 26, 2010
Try arrowing down on your screen to maintenance press the tick to select maintenance and then scroll down to align catridges. see if this works
Posted on Jun 12, 2009
There are only a few steps you need to do to reset a Brother printer ink cartridge and once you do it, you will be up and printing in no time. There are actually two things that a Brother printer uses to detect ink and you can manipulate one or the other.
Things You'll Need: · Black electrical tape, masking tape or duct tape
1. Step 1
Identify the printer If your printer uses memory, you can tell which printer you have by looking at where the cartridge goes in, if you see two "eyes" and a part of the cartridge goes in between them, follow Step 3. Otherwise, continue with Step 2.
2. Step 2
Clear the memory by taking the cartridge out and unplugging the unit for 30 seconds. Then, plug it back in and put back in the cartridge. You may need to do this five times, as the memory holds the last five cartridges.
3. Step 3
If the Brother printer has "eyes" where the cartridge goes, you will need to block in between them with a piece of tape so that it thinks the cartridge is always full. Simply put a piece of tape on the piece of the cartridge that goes in between the eyes to block the path of the infrared beam
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Posted on Mar 03, 2010
Yes you do need 2.
All ink cartridge bays has to be filled with a working cartridge, for the print driver to allow you to print. That is why I prefer single ink type printers, so it is not so expensive to maintain the inks you don't use.
Posted on Mar 10, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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For help installing a cartridge, go to How to install the print cartridge.
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A new color print cartridge needs to be installed.
If available, click the Continue button on your computer screen to print using the
black (or photo) print cartridge. (The Continue button is available only at the
beginning of a print job.)
Note: A variable amount of ink remains in the color print cartridge.
Follow these steps to replace the color print cartridge in your printer:
1 Cancel the print job if not already canceled.
2 Replace the color print cartridge with a new cartridge. For more information,
see "Removing a used print cartridge" on page 35 and "Installing print
cartridges" on page 35.
3 Print again.
To order supplies, click Order Ink on your computer screen. You can also see
"Ordering paper and other supplies" on page 40 in this guide.
Installing print cartridges
1 If you are installing new print cartridges, remove the sticker and tape from the back and bottom of the cartridges.
Warning-Potential Damage: Do not touch the gold contact area on the back or the metal nozzles on the
bottom of the cartridges.
Maintaining the printer
list of ink cartridge part numbers
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