Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Printers > Ink Jet - Inks, Papers, etc.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Jun 2, 2008, 2:53 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 1
Default

I searched on net and found that "there is no need for a chip resetter." Just

"override the ink level indicator.

Install cartridge and send a print job.
Error messages pop up (3, I think) that warn about third-party inks and other nonsense. Keep selecting "ok" or "continue."
Last message will tell you to override the ink-level indicator, press and hold the resume button for 3-5 seconds.

Done, and at no cost.

You will have to do this for each tank you install."

Is that true???
shandi is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Jun 2, 2008, 2:28 PM   #2
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 6
Default

Yes. It's true. But you lose the ink level monitor for that cartridge. As Canon printers risk a head burnout when the cartridge gets empty, you have to continually monitor ink levels by removing the cartridge and checking visually.

There is a software monitor called InkMon which is quite good, but it only monitors usage from the PC. If you have a model with copier, like I do, The copy facility doesn't use the PC so ink usage for that function won't be monitored.


pebe12 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:38 AM.