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Ink cartridge not printing

I inserted a new ink cartridge for my 3180 printer and it will not print in black for a letter that I have to print. The test paper showed color but the black print was not.

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    but mine are not the HP inks they are the refills

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Did you pull the plastic tape off of the cartridge?

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