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Is there a color printer that doesn't use up the color ink when only black is specified? My printer uses HP02 which is VERY expensive, especialy when I rarely need color so I normally use ''black only''. I've been told the reason - I just want to know if there is another color printer that works that way I need it to work! Thanks.

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No.  The answer I have found it to  hook up another printer also. I use a  B & W pin printer for most of my printing and leave the color printer turned off unless I wantto print a color document. Both are installed at all the times. Windows allows me to specify which printer I wish to use.  

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