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My x4550 will not let me use compatible cartridges error MSG incorrect cartridge and I refilled cartridge 23 & 24 the printer will not work? Bought compatible cartridges twice but get MSG "incorrect cartridge" HELP!

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  • Ana Cvetinovic May 11, 2010

    23 and 24 cannot be refilled. I mean, they can, but they won't work afterward. You need to buy either 23A and 24A or 34 and 35. Here is a link to Lexmark, with all the cartridges that are compatible with your printer. You will notice that next to 23 and 24 it says "return program print cartridge" - that is basically a way of telling that it can't be refilled.http://www1.lexmark.com/products/search/...

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Hello!
23 and 24 cannot work after a refill. They are, as Lexmark calls them, "return program cartridges", not meant to be refilled, only used once.
You need to buy 23a and 24a or 34 and 35 cartridges. You can refill those and they work fine!

http://www1.lexmark.com/products/search/inktoner_finder.jsp?itemId=3925&catId=cat10003&trail=SRCH:Lexmark%20X4550:1002:cat10002:1006:Lexmark%20X4550&question=Lexmark%20X4550&_requestid=614147

Posted on Apr 11, 2010

  • omegaconsult Jul 23, 2011

    Lexmark 34 and 35 cartridges are refillable. However, The Lexmark X2500 will not accept them. The window says,"UNsupported Cartridge" or "Catridge Missing" ?? Any Solutions ??

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