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MFC-660CN Newish printer, cartridges OK, but middle section of the printing is blurry ? any idea what may cause this, and how to solve - maybe just cleaning the head but I do not have the instruction manual

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Switch the machine on. Press the "Ink Management" key to the left of the screen. Go down to "Cleaning" and press ok. Chose the colour you would like to clean and press ok. The cleaning process uses a tiny amount of ink. Hope this solves your problem Good luck.

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I am unable to print word/excel/pdf 2007 files uisng MFC 395 -CN printer

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The cyan ink is not getting much through how do you clean yhis?

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Some times it prints from my e-mails and on the net and then it will not work Help

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