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Incompatible print cartridges?

I have installed compatible print cartridges, but error message states that print cartridges are unsupported. How do i get them to work?

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  • fizzybum Feb 20, 2008

    thanks for the tip, but no options to select cartridges, cartridges are exactly the same. i think its the chip. any ideas

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Hi,
just click on them to say ok, and accept the unsupported cartridges ( if applicable ) do you get the choice.
certain printers, have an option in printer prefs, to change cartridges. check the cartridges are the same ( or compatable )
if the cartridges have a chip fitted, they need to be reset if recently filled.
hope this helps mike @ Compurepair.

Posted on Feb 20, 2008

  • Mike Waldron Feb 20, 2008

    Hi,

    If its the chip. You,ll need to replace the cartridge.

    First try this. remove the cartridge. and reinstall it. usually you,ll have to push it down until you feel a gently click. if the chip is not correctly aligned in its holder. the printer will not recognise the cartridge. if the printer recognises the original but not the replacement. then it,s likely to be a faulty Cartridge or chip.

    regards mike @ Compurepair.

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