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Can I replace printer cartridge from one brother printer to

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can I replace printer cartridge from one brother printer to another same model
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Brother is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: HL2140 maybe 5 years old same model home and office when I tried swapping cartridges yellow toner lite stays on
JA: What kind of computer are you printing from (Mac or PC)? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: sorry not sure I think PC OS don't know
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I tried printing a bank transfer and error sign came out yesterday since then can't print even after I tried swapping cartridges
JA: Is there anything else the Printer Technician should be aware of?
Customer: I have ordered a replacement cartridge should come today ,but don't want to open the box if replacing cartridge won't help
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  crash2199 replied 5 months ago.

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Expert:  crash2199 replied 5 months ago.

If the other printer uses the same model cartridges then you can swap them into the printer without any issues.

What is the error message that you receive after swapping the cartridges?