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kaybee Plus
13 5.6k 25 Scotland
5 Jan 2008 12:06PM
Please - somebody help me!

I have an Epson DX4000 cheap and cheerful all in one printer ....... which is not my main printer .....and gets used for back up and such.

I have just bought some non Epson inks and the damn machine will not let me use them - it tells me I MUST use theirs.

Can somebody advise me how to get round this so that I can get on with what I was trying to do?

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5 Jan 2008 12:32PM
I'm sure it should give you the option to accept the inks! I use non epson ink in my 1290 and get a box saying it cant identify cartridge! but still get the option to install.
kaybee Plus
13 5.6k 25 Scotland
5 Jan 2008 12:41PM
Yeah - my main printer is the 1290......but this little bugger doesn't seem to give the option
5 Jan 2008 12:49PM
What Brand are the Replacement inks.

I have an old R300 I use in Emergencies and have no problem using Jet-Tec inks with that.
tomcat Plus
12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2008 2:59PM
Ther has been a compatibility issue with Jettec inks and the DX4000....?????? Perhaps others too
see here

Adrian

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