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Won't print Black

I have replaced both ink cartridges but I still cannot get the printer to print black, prints colour not black

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I assume you have the black cartridge installed correctle and it has enough ink.
Check these : Either through Contol Panel or any other place where you can see a list of installed printers, select your printer.
Right Click on the Printer
Left cLick on Properties.
Left click on Preferences.
Click on Color tab
Choose ...Color Or Gray Scale
Some times it will show as Color OR Black
Choose black.
You have to do a test page.
Hope this will help.
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Posted on Sep 05, 2009

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Check the printing option. There's an option to choose between colored and black ink for printing

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SOURCE: new cartridge won't print

  1. Make sure you removed the tape from the ink cartridge.
  2. Press the <Menu> button on the printers operation panel.

  3. Press the left [<] or right [>] arrow buttons to select [MAINTENANCE].

  4. Press the <Set> button.

  5. Press [<] or [>] to select the cleaning setting you want. Select [HEAD CLEANING] for normal print head cleaning. Select [HEAD REFRESHING] for deep print head cleaning.

    Note: [HEAD REFRESHING] uses more ink than [HEAD CLEANING], so perform [HEAD REFRESHING] only when necessary.

  6. Press <Set>.

  7. Print a Nozzle Check Pattern and perform at least two Head Refreshing if the pattern is not correct.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

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SOURCE: can ip1300 print with just black ink cartridge?

AS far as I know you cannot put a black cartridge in the place of a colour cartridge it has to be a colour one. Check your printer properties to see if you can set your printer to work in black only, if you can then set it to black but leave the empty colour cartridge in place. This works for my 1800. Give it a try.

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SOURCE: The black print won't print, but colour does,

your black ink cartridge got bad sprayer nozzles now you gotta replace it
and why the other color one is not bad yet cus printer as will known will depend on black ink far more so the black cartridge is heated up more times

Posted on May 27, 2011

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