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When I copy or print choosing black, or black and white, it is printed in blue or magenta. The tanks are in their proper places. What's going on?

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You have to tell it what color setup you want to use... go to the setup and let the program ask you how to print.
all bk...cheap or a black/color mix use the color ink to make black ( cost $$$ more)

Posted on Nov 05, 2010

  • artifact447 Nov 05, 2010

    Haven't a clue where setup is. I have a Mac and I simply plugged in the printer and it was installed. Won't install wirelessly BTW no matter what i do.

  • Allen Walker
    Allen Walker Nov 05, 2010

    I don't have a clue about the Mac operating sys... put the question out there again..

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