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MP470 Pixma All in one printer - Problem with getting the ink cartridges in

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I have spent hours trying to get my new ink cartridges in. They are definatley the right ones.
I just can't get them to locate. The instructions on the actual printer inside don't really help. I looked on the manual it came with too. 
They don't really slide in or locate/snap in place as the instructions indicate.
I am really desperate to use the printer as I have an assignment due in! PLEASE HELP ME!!!

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Thanks for your response and help! This is embarrassing! I went to the PC shop where I bought the printer and the guy showed me. Basically I was trying to put the cartridges into an empty space! I didnt realise that the actually arm bit where you put them in is hidden when the power is off! I dont know if that makes sense! As soon as I put it on and opened it (I was trying it with the power off before) the cartridge bit came out! 
Feel like an idiot now!
Thanks 

Posted on Sep 02, 2008

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Ok my friend two thing to notice first

there are two kinds of ink cartridges black and color so make sure u r putting each one in its exact place.

did u take the plastic sticker out from ink cartridges

and now use some effort when u r trying to push in (be little bit tough) thats all what u need to do

let me know what happened with u

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

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