printer problem

  sugarbabe 09:33 24 Oct 2008
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Hi have a problem with my new printer. I ordered a particular lexmark printer as it is compatiable with other printers so all take the same cartridges.
I've been delivered a printer with slightly different model no apparently lexmarks newer model, unfortuantely when i changed cartridges says uncompatiable. Print cartridge fits fine just software says incompatiable.
Just wondered if there was a way to 'trick' software into thinking it has correct cartridge????/

  chub_tor 09:36 24 Oct 2008

Try typing your printer model into this page click here you may get some advice from there.

  sugarbabe 09:38 24 Oct 2008

It's lexmark x2650 couldn't find anything on that website

  chub_tor 09:49 24 Oct 2008

A quick Google search for compatible ink cartridges for that model printer shows a remarkable lack of them. Is is a very new model for which no one has yet to produce compatibles? Or are the ones that you are trying out Lexmark originals? Perhaps an X2650 user can help.

  sugarbabe 09:53 24 Oct 2008

yes trying to use lexmark originals. is a new printer out. Think i am out of luck just spoke to lexmark they said no way to get other cartridges to work. they fit though!!

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