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Reset Ink levels for canon mx310

Hi i have refill my cartridge and after refilling. I still have the low ink level . The cartridge is printing fine. it is just the low ink level that comes up Can i reset the ink level ? I use the 40 41 cartridge

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  • Anonymous Jul 14, 2008

    These instructions get you into the "Service Mode" but what do you do then?

  • tom_ma_mcdou Dec 20, 2008

    tried what is on this site & it does not work !! any other Ideas?

  • baubau May 11, 2010

    Hi -



    I've got a similar problem with the MX310 after refilling except that I can only print in black. (Although both cartridges have been filled.)



    I've tried the suggestion (substituting the stop/reset button for the resume button since there is no resume button), but to no affect.



    Any further ideas would be appreciated.



    Thanks, in advance.



    David

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I've heard that with canon there is a way around the ink-level chip monitoring on the cartridge by doing the following:

  1. Power off printer
  2. Hold RESUME button then press and hold POWER, the beeper will sound once.
  3. Hold POWER and release RESUME
  4. Press RESUME twice
  5. Release POWER button
  6. When the indicator lights steady, press RESUME three(3) times. The indicator should be orange.
  7. Press POWER to set data

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You could just turn the ink refill monitor off.

Open the Windows Start menu, open the "Canon Utilities" folder, open the "My Printer" folder, open "My Printer", click on "Printer Status", go to the "Options" menu, unselect "Enable Status Monitor".

You should be able to tell when your ink is low, because the color will fade.

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