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Canon i560 does not print pictures very well.

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I have been printing only with a black cartridge for a long time now. Everything was fine until about a month ago, when I noticed that pictures are not printed very well. It's like some areas of the picture are not there, like I'm missing details or something. Or today I tried to print a chart and some lines were completely white. Help! My print settings are "grayscale", so I don't understand why I'm having this issue. Everything else prints out fine. Words, etc. It's just the pictures that have problems. Thanks.

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I have had the same problem with both black and colour, just take out your printhead and put it in a large mug and pour hot water not boiling into where the ink tanks sit and fill it just up to there leave it soak for a few mins and you will see the ink disolving into the water keep tipping out the water and doing this until not too much ink is saturating the water and all you are doing is unclogging the jets, must be hot water cold water doesnt work. After you think the jets are clear dry the printhead off with a hair dryer shove it back in, do a deep clean, maybe a couple, and it should print in all colours, if not repeat the above process and even let it soak overnight

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