Why does the colour cartridges run out even if I print only black text?

Answer The factor that could be affecting your color ink consumption is the amount of printing from a computer, even if the print jobs are black only. Because the machine offers full color printing, the d... Read More »

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Why do you need colour ink to print black text?

Move this question to the philosophy section ?I agree, it makes no sense to me

Why are colour ink cartridges not really more expensive than black ink cartridges?

It really depends on what you're printing as to what color ink will be used up quicker. If you're just printing black text, then the black ink will be used, but if you're printing pictures, then th... Read More »

I have a Lexmark 1100 series printer with 2 cartridges, one colour and one black, the colour one is running?

good question,im going to watch this one thanx.

If i have colored ink only and want to print a black and white text will it come out black and white?

It depends. The answer is Yes if the printer doesn't normally have a black ink cartridge. If it normally does have one it will probably not be black and white.Just a quick why. Some printers mak... Read More »