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I have an Epson printer of the RX560 type and it does not

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hi, i have an Epson printer of the RX560 type and it does not recognise my new set of cartridges
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Epson is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: Epson Stylus PHOTO RX560 of late 2006 / early 2007
JA: What kind of computer are you printing from (Mac or PC)? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: PC Windows 8.1 and Windows XP both have the same issue with that printer
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: black cartridge was empty and the rest almost aswell. got a new kit and replaced them
JA: Anything else you want the printer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: when i take out the new black cartridge, it doesnt give an error about the rest.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Richard replied 1 month ago.

Thank you for your question, my name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you.

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Can you please remove the power to the printer (so unplug it from the power socket).

Then wait 10 minutes, connect the power again to the printer, turn it on and tell me please if it is now operating correctly.

Let me know the results please

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Tried it, doesnt make a difference
Expert:  Richard replied 1 month ago.


Just to be sure, did you remove the tape on the contacts on the cartridges?

Please let me know

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