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Ink problems it will only print in colour the black doesnt come out

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Re: ink problems

This is what worked (so far) with my Dell1.gif AIO A940 printer1.gif that wouldn't print black ink.

It worked for awhile when I chose photo/glossy paper, but then it quit printing again (see below).


I got it to print, again, by putting SEVERAL papers in the feeder (instead of just 1) - there is a sensor that is supposed to automatically detect paper type, and it might not be working right, especially with one or only a couple of sheets.

Posted on Feb 02, 2008

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Re: ink problems

When you start to print, the window to "ok to print" will have a button for preferences. Click onto it and there will be the option to print only in black. Once this is selected it will default untill the next printing operation.

Posted on Jan 27, 2008

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SOURCE: help - Black not printing

Try cleaning the contact points of the cartridge itself and the unit that holds the cartridge with alchol. If still not printing try nossle cleaning from your printer properties.

Posted on Mar 27, 2008

SOURCE: lexmark z845 ink refill problem

I tried to refill mine, but now it thinks it's totally empty and cancels my print job.
refill kits are a waste of time and money.

Posted on Sep 21, 2008

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SOURCE: Printing in Black

just take out the colour cartridge from the printer, then you will be able to print.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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