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Printing in color

I have never used color, but just recently purchased the color pack for my Pixma iP3000.

I tried printing, but color won't print.

Do I have to set something. It's just printing black.

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Re: printing in color


often the printer 'driver' settings on your printer are set to greyscale only
on the pc open the control panel, printers
right click on the printer and select properties
open the control for the printer and go to the printing preferences (on the general tab)
on the next window (main) look down and ensure the setting is set to colour (not greyscale)
ok out and try printing again

these settings are from my iP5000 and should be similar
try looking in the preferences for similar options


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