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Can't rotate ink cartridge to change

I need to change my black ink cartridge but the cyan on is in position and need to rotate the black.
Instructions say ...... print dialogue box - Utilities - open Epson Remote control panel - click setting. Do this but from Utilities do not have an option to open remote control panel

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  • farooqrooh Apr 16, 2008

    sir I am remove the transfer unit. but I cont reback ( put inside) I have this problem to reput the transfer unit

  • Anonymous May 16, 2008

    Colors aren't printing correctly and I want to check the cartridges but can't get to them or rotate them...

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Read some of the other problems and answers and found out how to move the cassettes around manually.
Press a little spring loaded button beneath an oval hole to the left of the cassette removal hole with something like a key or flat screwdriver. This enables the cassettes to be moved around manually anti-clockwise until the one that needs changing is in position. Then just carefully pull it out. Push in the new cassette after rolling and rocking to ensure the toner is distributed as advised in all instructions.
This method is actually much easier that trying to do it from the software in your your PC or Mac. Don't know if it means that some things are not reset - but it worked perfectly for me. In fact once I knew how, it was the easiest cassette change I have ever done........!

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