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Changed image drum, now no toner left?

We have one of these in our workplace and just had to change the Yellow Image Drum. I took out the old one with the toner (which I checked to be at 22%), put the new image drum in and then transferred the toner cartridge into the new drum, closed the lid and started it up. Now it is saying that there is no Yellow Toner left. I'm not really sure what has happened, there wasn't a lot of toner powder spilt, surely not enough to amount to 22%. Any way I can fix this or will I have to order in a new cartridge? I've tried taking it out and putting it in again about 3 times.

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Did you remove the plastic tape from the new cartridge?

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