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Won't print black!

I have the Dell 720 printer, and all of a sudden, it won't print any black!  When I print the test page in color, the colors are predominantly red for some reason, and when I print the test page in black and white, there's a blank page even though the ribbon and cartridges move as they normally should.  (My ink levels are fine and I have even switched cartridges.)

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Re: won't print black!


Have a look at the link below, it should assist you in solving your problem.

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Posted on Nov 18, 2010

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Re: won't print black!

I had same problem after refilling a cartridge, tried wiping head with damp cloth...kinda worked. I finally put my mouth over the refill hole and blew gently into it to create some pressure to unclog the cartridge. This worked very well for about a week. Then the problem recurred and I haven't had any luck getting black to print either.

Posted on Nov 07, 2007

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Re: won't print black!

Try wiping the head of the cartridge with a damp tissue, it sometimes gets clogged. This worked for me when I had this problem.

Posted on Nov 06, 2007

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