Does a printer need color ink in order for it to print in black or at all?

Answer No you can print without color ink

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Do I need both a color cartridge and a black cartridge installed in order for my Canon MX320 to print?

Yes all cartridges are needed to print WITH MOST PRINTERS, you are required to have ink in both the black and color ink cartridges in order to print in black as color ink is needed in this process.... Read More »

Can i get black & white print in color printer?

Of course. Color printers have black and white ink too. That's how you get greys. That's like asking if you can only print out something Orange in a color printer. Sure you can. =)Control + P ... Read More »

How does an inkjet printer print grey color Is must be black and white right But how is white produced?

Printers use red, Yellow and blue Or more common is Magenta(red), Cyan(blue), and Yellow. When you mix the three inks together you get Black.Some printers use a larger separate black ink cartridge.... Read More »

How to make my printer print with no color ink, just black?

Try this:1. Click CTRL/P to bring up the printer dialog box.2. Click the Properties button.3. Click the Color tab.4. Select Print in Grayscale.5. Click OK.Hope that helps.