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Printer set to Black ink only mode. Remove all

Printer set to Black ink only mode. Remove all color supplies. Remove color toner and photoconductor units. I get this error message after installing color toner and photoconductors. I've reinstalled the driver, set the printer to factory defaults. Driver is set to allow color... print mode is set to color.

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  • pbanning Sep 14, 2009

    FIXED:

    To access the CONFIG MENU, power up the printer while holding the check mark and right arrow until the clock shows up. It will display CONFIG MENU, and the first selection is "Black Only Mode".

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SOURCE: Lexmark E232 photoconductor

use the management software to reset the photo conductor count. There is a cd that came with it that has a management tool. This software is how you setup and manage your printer. check the lexmark website if you have trouble I am sure there is an explanation on how to reset the count

Posted on Jan 08, 2007

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SOURCE: 84 Replace photoconductor

You need to replace the drum (I posted that not realsing I wasn't logged on!) and then reset the drum counter. How to do this will be in your user menu.

Posted on Feb 04, 2008

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SOURCE: 84 Replace replace photoconductor

Reset Procedure(s)
Resetting the Lexmark E340/342 (display type) machines
1) Turn the printer off
2) While still off, press and hold the SELECT and RETURN buttons.
3) Keep both buttons pressed, and turn the printer on. Continue to hold both until either “Performing self test” or “Config menu”
appears on the display.
4) Release the two buttons
5) RESET PC CNT should now show on the display. If it does not, press the left or right menu buttons until it does.
6) Press the SELECT button once. “Resetting PC Cnt Value” should show on the display.
7) When the display shows CONFIG MENU again, turn the printer off.
8) Turn the printer back on. (Do not hold any buttons down this time). The printer is reset.
You can confirm the counter was reset by printing a “menu settings page”.

Posted on Oct 24, 2008

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    SOURCE: need to reset photoconductor kit

    How to reset PC kit:
    1. Open the front door cover while the printer is on.
    2. Press and hold the Cancel button until all the lights starts flashing.
    3. Close the front door cover.
    Print a test page to check if the counter has been reset.
    If still not reset, follow the instructions carefully in this article found in the Lexmark website. Just click on this link: http://bit.ly/anGz2O. Hope this helps. If you need more assistance, leave a comment and I'll get back to it. Thanks.

    Posted on Apr 26, 2010

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    SOURCE: Photoconductor kit? Dell 1700 printer

    The photoconductor kit is another word for the drum or imaging drum. All three words refer to the same part.

    Here is a link from the Dell site for this model.
    http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/PopupProductDetail.aspx?c=us&l=en&cs=dhs&sku=310-5404

    Once you replace the drum, the printer has to be manually reset. If this is not done, the printer will continue to give this print out. By resetting it, the counter is set back to zero. The drum is good for around 30k prints.

    From the Online Manual for the 1700, to reset the counter:
    http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/1700n/en/index.htm#online_documentation

    To reset the counter, press and hold the Cancel button until all lights flash in sequence.

    NOTICE: Resetting the imaging drum's counter without replacing the imaging drum may damage your printer and void your warranty.

    Posted on Jul 09, 2010

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