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How to take out inkjet cartridge before empty

How to take an inkjet cartridge before it is empty

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  • Anonymous Apr 29, 2008

    no button on printer is working.cant scan,print or copy anything.even dont know to change the cartridge

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The mahcine is design to shut down if one or more care is empty or missing , on a brother inkjet the color cart are just as important as the black cart ,so all 4 are needed to keep the machine operational.

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