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Won't print in black

Ran out of black refill a few weeks ago.I have just loaded a new black cartridge, but it won't print black text.

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  • yoavyoavyoav Dec 13, 2007

    I'm having the EXACT same problem ! What can be the cause ??

  • haryadi Feb 20, 2008

    I have the same problem with my Canon i455 printer. It can print only color text except black. I have change black cartridge but it doesn't work properly. Please help. Rgds. Suhardiyoto Haryadi, Jakarta.

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Unplug your printer and reinstall the drivers. Your printer is sending data to your computer saying that you are still out of black ink. By rebooting and also re installing your drivers it will reset its self. Or you can pull your color ink and see if it reconizes the black with out it. There also may be a problem with your black shuttle depending how long you were with out black ink it could of dried the surface that helps extrude ink from the bottom of the ink cartriage. I have found never let a ink cartriage ever run completely dry before you buy a new one.. A little wastefull maybe but it can save you in the long run.

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