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Colours not printing properly on all work, an also colours on the test patern not printing in the right places

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This sounds like you have a bad ink cartridge, either inkjet, or laser colour, whetever the case may be... Have you tried a new ink cartridge?

In both cases, laser and inkjet, the cartridge incorporates the print heads which may become clogged, or misaligned, or the ink/toner inside may be starting to dry up, or cartriges may be bad from the start.

Especially if this is a cartridge that has been refilled before, I'd try a new cartridge.

Some printers also offer a print head alignment check in the software included. I'm not sure if yours does or not since you did not specify model number.

Posted on Aug 17, 2008

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Reinstall the ink cartridge and then try

Posted on Aug 17, 2008

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