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Guides relating to ink cartridges, toner cartridges and printers in general.

The Differences Between HP 903, 903XL and 907XL Cartridges

With the introduction of the new HP 903, HP 903XL and HP 907XL cartridges, it is important to know which are compatible with your printer. If you are unsure, our cartridge search wizard will help confirm the compatibility. This can be found on the following link https://refreshcartridges.co.uk/ink-cartridges.html To help explain the differences and compatibility between …

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Removing clips and tabs off cartridges with in built print heads

Having trouble getting your new cartridge to fit into your printer or is the new cartridge just isn’t printing anything? So here are a couple things to check  what to do when faced with either of these issues: It is worth noting that when handling the cartridge, please be careful not to touch the electronic …

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Different Types of Photo Paper

We are often asked for photo paper in our stores and customers are sometimes surprised to learn of the many different varieties and surfaces available. Our very own Tash also took a few minutes out of her day to put together a quick video summary of the four main types. Regardless of the surface, these …

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HP OfficeJet 4650: Printer Basics

These brief guides below show you how to perform some basic troubleshooting tasks with your Hewlett Packard OfficeJet 4650 printer. Although these procedures are quick and easy to perform, they are essential in resolving most print quality issues. How do I print a test page on a HP OfficeJet 4650? Printing a test page from …

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How to use an Epson Chip Resetter

We have a small range of chip resetters for various Epson ink cartridges available on our site and often get asked about them. It seems there is a fair amount of misinformation about what chip resetters do and when exactly they should be used. We are going to address some of the most common questions …

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HP Firmware Update – September 2016

  Further to our previous updates with regards to firmware updates on HP printers, unfortunately we have had new reports from customers to suggest that another firmware update has been triggered in various ranges of HP printers which take the following cartridges:   934/935, 950/951 and 970/971   As of the time of writing (September …

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FREE, Dowloadable, Euro 2016 Wall Chart

With Euro 2016 all set to kick off, what better way to keep on top of results throughout the tournament than with our very own wall chart. Alternatively, download as two A4 pages here – https://refreshcartridges.co.uk/euro2016/refreshCartridgesEuro2016WallChart.pdf

Printer Buying Guide when using with Third Party Cartridges

A question that I’m asked on an almost daily basis is ‘which printer has the cheapest running costs’ so I thought it was probably time to write an article on the subject. Preface I’m going to shy away from recommending any specific printers as I am unable to anticipate your particular requirements. I want the advice given to remain relevant even after an individual machine has been discontinued. As such, please consider...

Update to Epson and HP Firmware issues

This article is an unfortunate follow up to the one posted back in October with regards to HP Firmware updates. At the time of writing (22nd of March 2016) HP have produced a 4th firmware update which has resulted in cartridges in the 934XL / 935XL and 950XL / 951XL ranges being rejected by printers, once again with the message to say that the cartridges are “Missing or Damaged”. The latest update to the firmware has resulted in an upgrade to...

Clearing the Canon “Check Ink” 1401, 1687 and 1485 Error Messages

When your Canon Pixma printer is having trouble recognising one or more of the cartridges installed it will present you with the Check Ink 1401, 1687 or 1485 error message. The official Canon explanations for these codes are “The FINE cartridge is not installed” for 1401, “The FINE cartridge is not installed properly” for 1687 and “Appropriate ink cartridge is not installed” for the 1485 message. Although...


 
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