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Hi. I have a Canon MP460 Printer/Scanner. I do not have a B&W ink cartridge in my printer, but I would like to scan and email a document (no printing needed). My printer will only display an error message (U051) "The following ink cartridge cannot be recognized". Is there anything I can do, short of buying a new ink cartridge, to scan my document?

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The all in one system have a sensor which is recognized the complete system before start working. But when you going to start for scan the system start finding basic setting. But at the moment he didn't find the B&W cartridge. So he start showing error. Its mean system error. So you need to insert the cartridges for working with the system.
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