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My printer "cannot recognize" my Epson brand ink cartridges. First it was just the cyan not working AT ALL, then I put in the free replacement one from the store. I am now trying an old Cyan one instead. (Epson, not generic) Now, it doesn't recognize the cyan or magenta!! Can I reset this thing to make it work?!?

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I saw this happen twice with genuine Epson ink. In one case I shined a flashlight where the cartridge goes and found a sliver of metal stuck to this pins which touch the cartridge. After removing it, it worked. In the second case it had to go back to Epson. Since you are having problems with 2 cartridges, I suspect the printer.

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Bad reader, Call tech support. If still under warranty they will exchange. I suggest you get a CISS for your printer. It will save you TONS of MONEY, never change a cartridge again and it will pay for itself in a month.
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