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All of the sudden my printer is telling me that my cartridges are "Invalid"

Today, I went to print, and it told me that my cartridges are "Invalid" These are the same cartridges I've always used, and why all of the sudden are they invalid. I tried unplugging everything, and plugging it back in and taking out the cartridges and putting them back in, but nothing works. The cartridges are at least 3/4 full and have been working fine up until now. Not sure why they are invalid all of the sudden

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Is you machine hooked up and have internet then it might have gotten new firmware and if you are using generic cartridges this can happen. try oem lexmark cart.

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    Good job in re-seating the cartridges into the printer. Try to insert a different known working cartridge to determine if your other cartridge has gone bad.

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