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Printer says more than one ink tank is installed

Every time i try to print, an error message comes up saying more than one of my black 5 pgbk ink tanks is installed. i lift the cover, the ink tank is blinking; i take it out, put it back in and the blinking stops. half the time, it then prints, but half the time i have to do this again before it complies. lately it's started giving me this message on the magenta tank sometimes also. i've replaced all the ink tanks once on this machine already.
any help is greatly appreciated.

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Re: printer says more than one ink tank is installed

Same thing with pro9000 photo cyan. hoping it stops hounding me after photo cyan tank needs replacing

Posted on Aug 22, 2008

Re: printer says more than one ink tank is installed

Same problem, I'm now looking for a different machine, Canon has fallen in quality for sure1

Posted on Aug 15, 2008

Re: printer says more than one ink tank is installed

I have the exact same problem. It usually takes me quite a few times of taking the tank out and putting it back in to get the machine to comply. Any solutions?

Posted on Jan 12, 2008

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