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Im so confused

I have the Canon Pixma iP1500 and it just won't print out pink. Every other color prints out fine. I have new cartridges and have deep cleaned the heads several times. I even took out the cartridge to clean the head manually but to no avail. If anyone has any suggestions they would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

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  • Angel Blair Jun 04, 2007

    I say pink because when it goes through the testing phase after putting in the new cartridges all of the other colors print except for the column that appears to be pink on the computer screen. This is so frustrating.

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Pink? Relate the cartridge colours to us on here

Posted on Jun 03, 2007

  • Anonymous Jun 07, 2007

    I don't know all the Canon model range.
    Speaking generally however most ink jet printers
    print in 4 or 6 colours
    that is black blue red yellow
    or as above plus light cyan[light blue] and light magenta[ light red] and the occasional specialist model which may have a seventh colour[very rare]
    Pink as a colour does not actually exist - it is a made up colour.
    So tell me how many cartridges your printer takes.

    You could also look in on www.fixyourownprinter.com
    and of course
    technical Help team at Canon.

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