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New ink cartridge fitted. But still shows empty.

I have fitted the last of a total refitt of 6 cartridges, but the printer still shows as empty and will not run. It says it is incompatable, but it is an original epson ink. I have tried 2 cartridges now both with this fault. Can anybody suggest a fix for this. Thanks Steve

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  • Chenaniah Apr 18, 2008

    I'm trying to urgently print out a CD cover for my composition module. The ink said it had run out so I correctly inserted all new Epson ink cartridges. Now when I click on print it is not printing at all, not even black. HELP Please!! My deadline is looming.



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  • tropical9104 Apr 20, 2008

    I also have a EPSON stylus PHOTO R265 printer which

    showed all ink cartriges empty (Red light on all the time)

    I have replaced all 6 cartridges but the red light is still on &

    the printer is inoperable.I have tried reinstalling driver & software, left the printer disconnected from the 240 volts for 24 hours but the red light is still on permanently.



    Can anyone help?

  • mukhi Apr 24, 2008

    I am having the same problem and have tried the service program but still the red light is on and genuine cartridges are being read as fake.

  • Anonymous May 02, 2009

    I have this problem and there is no little program how can this happen with original inks

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I had the same problem i bought an epson zapper to reset the chips on each cartridge it takes a bit of doing you have to hold each one and do it manualy as the slots on the zapper dont line up but everythig works since and that was a 9months ago since then i have bought a cis unit best thing i ever did no messing with cartridges hope that helps

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When your printer runs out of ink there is a little prog that should run to reset your cartridge. You should be able to run it from where your out of ink message appears with the big flashing red cross !

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