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Assuming that you have the printer set up correctly and are using the latest drivers for the printer and the printer software, this is probably caused by clogged ink nozzles in the black, yellow and cyan inks. It may also be down to compatible rather then geinuine inks being used. Try the print head clean function and see if that helps

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