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Why can't I print with only black ink when a color ink cartridge is empy??

I want to print out an only black document with only my full black cartridge. My only empty cartridge is Cyan and i STILL CANNOT PRINT OUT ANYTHING! This is a terrible situation and I dont have to deal with this. If i had known that this printer would do this i would not have bought it.

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Re: Why can't I print with only black ink when a color...

The Printer requires a fully operations set of cartridges to print. Some models of printer WILL allow black only printing - but not all. Are you sure there fore yours will? But still a fully operational set of carts are required to be on board. check out -

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