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Refilled ink cartridges on pixma mp490 ...will not print

Refilled ink cartridges on pixma mp490 ,cannot reset inklevel indicator nor will the printer print.

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I know this is frustrating. I am all for recycling and using refilled ink and laser toner cartridges. However, the manufacturers make most of their money from ink and toner sales. So, from time to time, they will encode or datecode cartridge chips. The only times I've been ale to get around this is by using at least one genuine OEM cartridge to trick the printer. If that does not work, try another et of refills, or you will have to use only OEMs.

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