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Canon not recognising cyan cartridge

Hello i have just done a bit of printing and I have just had a msg appear saying ink cartridge not reconised. I went out and bought a new Cyan, as that is the cartridge thats not working and i have the same dram!

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  • thePianoMan Nov 08, 2007

    I had this problem, sent it in for service and they replaced the cyan cartridge and said that all was well. A few months later, it's starting to do the same thing again, I have to keep reinstalling the cyan cartridge :( I find I can sometimes fix it by turning off a small desk lamp (not fluorescent) that is next to the printer - maybe it's a problem with the optical ink level sensor not being aligned correctly?

  • Anonymous Nov 28, 2007

    Magenta not recognized. Will work once after doing a "nozzle head cleaning", then goes back to same problem. 15 orange blinks.

  • Anonymous Apr 12, 2008

    Estou com o mesmo problema. Até a dor do cartucho com problema é o mesmo: cyan. Já li várias sugestões: desinstalar e reinstalar a impressora (painel de controle-impressoras e outros hardwares); desinstalar e reinstalar TODOS os cartuchos e a cabeça de impressão; e substituir o cartucho defeituoso por um outro ORIGINAL. Acontece que esse problema tem acontecido com VáRIAS impressoras IP4300. Logo, é um defeito de fábrica ou um golpe da empresa para nos obrigar a comprar maiscartuchos. Até agora nenhuma solução definitiva e com boa justificativa me foi apresentada.

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