What functions are available on my product when an ink cartridge is expended or not installed?
If an ink cartridge is not installed, the product will not print or scan.
- When a color ink cartridge is expended, you may be able to temporarily continue printing from your computer using black ink. You will see a message during printing if you can print this way; however, you cannot print from the product’s control panel. See the link below for more details.
- You can scan from the product’s control panel or your computer, but you can’t copy from the product’s control panel.
- You can read or write to a memory card.
If an ink cartridge is expended, the following functions are available:
Printing with Expended Color Cartridges - Windows
Printing with Expended Color Cartridges - OS X
Printing with Black Ink and Expended Color Cartridges
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