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Monochrome Printing All genuine materials used cannot print pure black even though all settings say grayscale it looks tinted, (more ink) greenish, (less ink) pinkish, depending on amount of ink in certain areas. Is black a mix of all colours or is the black bad on this printer?

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  • mikepringle May 25, 2008

    Cannot print black and white photographs without red or green tints to them tried changing just about all the settings but got through a ton of paper (and time) trying to find a solution - extremely frustrating - any ideas?

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Monochrome Printing - 180px-color-subtractive-mixing-cropped.pngHeres your answer

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  • AJ1974 Mar 06, 2008

    Just looked it up on Wikipedia. CMYK. (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Key Black). When CMY mixed they create black. Could be dodgy ink. I'm no expert on that i'm afraid



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