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Magenta not working when printing colors

Hi there,
Our printer has started to not print Magenta thus altering most printed colors. Any idea why this would be? Could the ink the blocked or something?

When it first happened we opened it up and had a look and the Magenta ink cartridge was popped out but after clicking it back in the problem still remains.

Any help with this would be much appreciated.

Cheers,

Charles.

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Try to wipe it in a wet cloth to remove the clogs on the nozzle that avoid it from jetting...load again your catridge on the carrier or cartridge holder....
and run maintenance page on it ...go to your printer panel and select maintenance and then select clean printhead..to print a maintenance page..or maybe your magenta has have a low ink condition..

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Posted on May 19, 2009

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Sure that the magenta tank is not empty?You have another catridge? if you have get the current catridge then replace it to the other catridge then after that return the previous cartridge.
If it is not working,go to maintenance and make a furge so tha magenta ink will flow.

Posted on May 19, 2009

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