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My HP 990cse deskjet printer prints in very faint ink, even though I have just put in 2 new ink cartridges. What happened?

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Make sure you have a tri-color and a black cartridge installed. Make sure the print quality is not set to draft mode. Only use HP inkjet cartridges and not refilled cartridges. Make sure you are using the correct driver for your operating system.

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