Why will my printer not print black.?

Answer Make sure you have removed any protective tape over the print cartridges, do a Print head clean/purge using the maintenance program provided in the printer driver. Try a new black cartridge if stil... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Why will my printer not print black.

Printer will ONLY print on black and white?

Usually it happens when you remove colored cartridge. Try to remove and reinstall both cartridges again and then check.

Will this printer allow me to print only black?

this is one of those "sucker" printers meant for suckers who look for the cheapest printer and dont realize the ink will cost more than the printer. since you should buy a printer once and the ink ... Read More »

HP Printer C4700 will not print the black text in word documents?

Even if you have a full black ink cartridge, in order to print with black ink, the color ink cartridges have to have ink in them. They can't be empty or real lowWITH MOST PRINTERS, you are required... Read More »

I ran out of black ink in my printer. How can I set my printer to print in dark blue instead of black?

Color printers have a black cartridge and a color cartridge. Your black is used for, well... Black. But, it is also used for creating shades of dark colors. The colors in your color cartridge are l... Read More »