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Epson DX4450 printer

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  • Anonymous Aug 24, 2008

    This is the first time I have needed to replace an ink cartridge. I have followed the instructions in the manual but when I press the red stop button there isn't any response & the print head is not in a position where I can reach the cartridges to replace.

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HI
i have just brought some new ink the black one is respniding but the others are not please help

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What about it? Huh? Give us a clue will ya? You want to know how to do it? When to do it? Or are you telling us you are doing it?

Put some detail in your posts please. And why post it under a generic problem for all printers. It's fairly obvious your problem relates to an Epson DX4450

Posted on Jul 16, 2008

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Open the scanner and make sure its support locks in place.

Press the Stop button. The print head moves to the position to indicate which cartridge is low or expended.


Press the Stop button again. If another cartridge is low or expended, it moves to the teardrop position. Press the Stop button again to see if more cartridges are low or expended. If no other cartridges are low or expended, the print head moves to the replacement position on the right.

Open the cartridge cover.

Squeeze the tab on the cartridge and lift the cartridge straight up to remove it. Dispose of it carefully. Do not take the used cartridge apart or try to refill it.



Before opening the new cartridge package, shake it four or five times.
8. Remove the cartridge from the package, but be careful not to touch the green chip on the cartridge.
9. Remove the yellow tape from the bottom of the cartridge. Caution:
Do not remove any other labels or seals, or ink will leak.
10. Insert the new cartridge into the holder and push it down until it clicks into place.
11. Once you replace all the necessary cartridges, close the cartridge cover and push it down until it clicks into place.
12. Release the scanner support and close the scanner.
13. Press the Stop button to begin charging the ink. This takes about 1 1/2 minutes.
When the
On light stops flashing and remains on, ink charging is finished.

Posted on Jan 08, 2010

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just open the cover .when you open the cover cartridge will come to center just pull all the cartridges one by one don’t make pressure too hard it will come easily if you put more pressure and try to removing it and it is not come out then don’t do it may be you doing wrong . let it be and take help from some one who using printer and know how to fix the cartridges.
Have a nice day and do not forget to rate please...!

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