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Lexmark (Invalid cartridges)

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I have a Lexmark X8350, when my colour cartridge ran out I bought ink and refilled it myself. It worked for a while and then the printer said the cartridge was invalid, I cleaned the connections and must have tried about 20 times to got it working. In the end I went out and bought a genuine Lexmark cartridge but the print said that this is invalid. Any help please, bearing in mind I'm not going to spend any more money on cartridges as I can buy a new printer for the price of cartridges.
Many Thanks, Gary.

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That printer uses Lexmark 32,33,34,35 cartridges. The branded cartridges should work. Have you contacted Lexmark's technical support center? Contact information is on www.lexmark.com. They should be able to get you going again.

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