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Printer keeps saying black/grey ink problem

I changed cartridge but cannot get printer to stop blinking

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I think Cartridge is exhausted .. or less fit the cartridge in place.
I recommend ... Cartridge is to check .. if already in place .. or not ..
if not. please pas on the location of a place .. if need to clean the cartridge .. then .. pull the power the printer .. and then .. pairs again ..
I hope you can help.

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

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