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Hey guys! My ESP7 is using an enormous amount of colored ink! I'm on my third cartridge and I haven't printed 20 5x7 pics. Or the 'low colored ink alert' is not properly functioning. Is there any way I can check the 'alert' function for accuracy? Or is it possible for me to disable the low ink alert? I am not happy with this unit. Something is clearly wrong. Chuck 630.924.5311 crl2005@sbcglobal.net

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Page yields are estimates and how many pages (or photos) you get out of a cartridge depends on the percent coverage for each color. In general page yields are based on 5% coverage, which translates to double spaced text. Printing photos uses a LOT of ink and it seems like there isn't much ink in these cartridges to start with. I would not expect that the ink alert is malfunctioning. I own a Cartridge World ink refilling store and I would be happy to give you a recommendation on a printer that would better suit your needs.

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