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Not printing after color cartridge ran out - new black cartridge installed.

Before color cartridge ran out of ink, I replaced black cartridge and received one copy of color and black document from Internet. Now red button is lighted and when I try to print document in black ink, it does not print. Error says color cartridge is out. Do I have to replace color cartridge to get black cartridge working?

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Yes, this printer has fixed printheads and must have ink in each color to prevent damage to the printheads. Even when printing black only each color is spit in the servicing area to keep the printhead unclogged.

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Posted on Jul 18, 2008

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