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Printer not working

The red light next to the tear shaped icon is permanetly on and I don't know why or what it means - can you help?

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Re: Printer not working

Red light near tear icon is indicating no ink, when you press ink button carriage should move to center of printer, if you open lid and look where it stops there is a arrow pointing to which ink need replacing, replace ink indicated with gen epson cart.

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Status light and black toner light are both red. Tries dump waste in L-shape tray, cleaning. Still not working. Any help appreciated.

pl. run the application "samsung easy printer manager" and check the meaning of error.
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My printer does not want to print. it has a flashing red light on one of the three buttons underneath the on/off button. it is flashing red underneath the little tear drop sign (that's the best way i can...

If the red light keeps flashing and you can print, then it means your color cartridge has no more ink in it. Please replace it. If this is not the case, switch off the printer for few minutes (10mins), unplug the power cord and reinstall all the cartridges.

If you need further help, let me know.

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You really need to call kodak support for this one

because the edge sensor of the printer is not

working thats the meaning of

3805 they will replace the printer

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I am trying to refill my ink cartridge and i dont know how. HELP!!!

When your ink starts getting low, you will see a red light flashing on the printer. There is a tear drop shape next to the indicator light on the top of the printer. You can keep printing until the light stays red. Once the light stays red, they will need to be changed. When you need more ink, Epson will have a window pop up on your computer wanting you to purchase ink from them. You do not need to do this. We bought our ink cartridges at Best Buy. This printer uses DuraBrite Ultra Ink. There are 2 types; 69 or 88. They recommend 69 for heavy use and 88 for moderate use. The 88 has about half the ink the 69 does. We buy the 69 because it lasts much longer. We use this printer about 3 times a week on average and we haven’t had to change the ink for about 6 months. The 69 black ink at Best Buy is less than $20.00 and the color ink is about $14 for each of the 3 colors. The color 88 comes with all 3 in a pack and it’s about $30.00.

You should not remove any old cartridges until you are ready to replace them because if there isn’t any in there it can dry out the nozzles. You open the scanner and press the stop button and the printer head moves to the correct position. Open the cover and squeeze the tabs that are there and remove the old ones. Then as mentioned in the set up, insert each one in the correct color and press until they click. This printer was actually the easiest that I have ever had when it came to changing the ink. Another thing that you should know is that you cannot refill the cartridges. They have to be new.

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I hate Epson. Had problems with Stylus C82 and now my replacement Stylus C86 has given me nothing but trouble.
I've just replaced all four ink cartridges and now when I print I'm only getting blank pages. I uninstalled, reinstalled, and nothing is working. I even called Epson, twice, only to be routed to the Phillipines where neither person was very helpful, in fact, had a hard time understanding their English. So this is what I;m going to do. I'm taking this bloody Stylus C86 outside and smash it with a hammer..then I'm going to buy a HR Printer...and if anybody from Epson reads this...good luck...your products SUCK!!

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