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Can't install ink cartridges into Canon MP140 printer

There is no visible place for the cartridges to go they just slide arouind.

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  • Anonymous Feb 05, 2009

    damn machine!

  • dogmaster_bo Feb 10, 2009

    can't read the color

  • Anne Hill Mar 02, 2009

    i cant fit the cartridge, there is no place to click it into........ help!!!!!

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By default, when you open it the dock for the cartridges is parked at the far right. And with the power off (which is how I tend to open up machines) it stays there so if it's a new machine you don't even know they're there.

Try powering the printer on, THEN open the main cover: the docks slide to the left. Then it's simple enough to put the cartridge tilted with the 'smile' lower and facing you, push it along the channel like the little diagram under the cover shows until it clicks into position.
Push it firmly in: if the LED reads E,1,5 either it's not properly in or possibly the little gold connectors at the front end of the cartridge (pushed furthest into the dock) are smeared/obscured so there's not a connection.

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You can find the manul for it here http://www.retrevo.com/search/v2/jsp/mytrevo/myTrevo.jsp?page=man

search on "Canon MP140"

It says to put the cartridge in slanted and push upwards until it clicks, see the pictures in the manual

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