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Wont print with all new ink cartridges

Replaced all ink cartridges. Still getting error message that magenta and blue are low. Will not copy at all and print command from computer yields very light copy when "color start" is pressed.

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  • adi May 11, 2010

    take the cartridges out and look at them at horizontal level.do the inks fill up the clear tube???

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If the error message is only "magenta/cyan low", it doesn't cause any error. The low message stays after replacing ink cartridges if they're replaced too early (before they're indicated as actually empty), it doesn't cause the printer to not work.
However, some other problem might be faulty, or there might be another error message. Try emptying printer queue and print from Ink Management -> Menu/set (twice) to check wether the problem is with communication from pc or if the printer actually is unable to print.

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