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Refill I refilled my ink cartridge and now it wont print and it shows the cartridge as empty.

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What printer do u have chances are they have a chip and you require a chip resetter they cost roughly £5 but you are waisting your time refilling as you can save your self time and a mess by buying good refills you can get these from £3 upwards each

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