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Printer won't let me do anything

My color cartridge is bad right now, so I took it out until I can go get another one, but now it won't let me do anything!! I can't fax or copy or print. Everytime I try to do something it just beeps at me.

There is no error code in the window. It just keeps saying insert color cartridge. But when I put it back in, it says to remove and check color cartridge. I can't win.

Is there anyway to get around this problem, until I can get a new cartridge??

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  • dmoon71 Feb 10, 2009

    I"m outta ink, and it won't allow any other function to operate.

  • binklight21 Apr 22, 2009

    omg.... just when i need to fax something this **** happen... i hate HP
    No ink NO work.... WTH

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    No. Made that way so it would not run w/o ink.

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Must have ink in both balck AND color cartridge for the 6210 to function. Period. No way around this, as designed by HP.

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