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Printer is telling me i have alignement problems

I recently installed a new ink cartridge and the printer is telling me that I have alignement problems. Haven't used the printer in over a year but everything is the same as the last time i used it.

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Anytime you remove the cartridge the printer wants to align the print head. It doesn't matter whether you used it or not as long as you change/remove and/or install a new or old cartridge, it will ask to align. If you are printing text only and no pictures, then usually alignment is not critical. Though from experience, it is but usually 9 times out of 10 I don't need to re-align. But if you want to print pictures then you must align.

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