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Printing problem I changed my cartridge the following message keeps popping up 'The following cartridge cannot be recognised' I placed my old cartridge in and the same message came up again.

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Normal 0 Driver could be corrupt.
Disconnect the printer or at least be sure it is turned off. I'd do both and reinstall the CD software program that came with the printer. When the software program asks you to connect the printer to the USB port, do so and it should again work properly.
Hope this helps. Bud

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

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    Driver could be corrupt.

    Disconnect the printer or at least be sure it is turned off.
    I'd do both and reinstall the CD software program that came with
    the printer. When the software program asks you to connect the
    printer to the USB port
    , do so and it should again work properly.


    Hope this helps. Bud






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