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Won't recognize black ink tank - even when a new one used!!!

My pixma wouldn't recognize my ink smaller black ink cartridge. I changed to a new one and it still says that it is installed improperly or an incompatible cartridge.......
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Re: won't recognize black ink tank - even when a new one...

Are you using Canon brand ink?

Could be dirty contacts in the carrange behind the cartridge. Clean with the eraser on a pencil.

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