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Ink cartridges. Hello, I have, not for the first time, replaced black, magenta and cyan cartridges. The printer is telling me that with one exception, they all need replacing. They are all refills not new, but all previous, except original, were refills and did not have any problems. Hope you can help me. Harold.

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Re: Ink cartridges.

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The best investment I ever made, in terms of my printers, was an ink cartridge "resetter". I ordered it long ago from one of the on-line ink refill places. It doesn't look like much but you just press the contact points on the cartridge against the metal prongs on the resetter. Wait for the green light to flash, and the printer will let you put that ****** right back in the machine, no matter how near empty it is. No telling how much money this one has saved. And, as I remember, it was a pretty inexpensive item. Hope that helps...

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Re: Ink cartridges.

Take all carts out of the printer. Close cover. unplug printer. Wait for two minutes. Refill carts to full level or use new carts. Reconnect printer to power. Printer demands carts. reinsert carts as demanded. If asked press: yes. carts changed. machine should do cleaning cycle and recognize the carts as full.
If you run a brother printer always print until machine stopps printing and shows cart empty!

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