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Not respond waist ink absolver is full..?

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  • Anonymous Apr 18, 2008

    1 how i replace Waste Ink

    2- orange LED still blinks / i change head + 2 ink

  • lonerider58 Aug 04, 2008

    printers option says waste ink tank is full



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Folow these steps to reset it..
Step 1: Manual for Service mode
1. Unplug power and USB.
2. Open door and hold power button.
3. Connect power.
4. Close door, then release power button.

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Canon PIXMA iP 1000 - I replaced Waste Ink Absorber but Green/orange LED still blinks. It still says "Waste ink Absorber is full on my PC monitor. How do I solve this problem?
I am Nelson Abasi Phiri, Lusaka Zambia.
e-mail - [email protected]
Please help me.

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Is it possible to print only with black ink catridge

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My problem is that the ink deposit is full how can I do to reset it

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1 : how i solve Waste Ink problem
2 :orange LED still blinks . i change head + new ink

Posted on Apr 18, 2008

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