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A new study says that on average, more than half of the ink from inkjet cartridges is wasted when users toss them in the garbage. Why is that interesting? According to the study, users are tossing the cartridges when their printers are telling them they're out of ink, not when they necessarily are out of ink.
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Espon's printers were among the highest rated, at more than 80 percent efficiency using single-ink cartridges. Kodak's EasyShare 5300 was panned as the worst printer tested, wasting 64 percent of its ink in tests. TÃœV Rheinland measured cartridge weights before and after use, stopping use when printers reported that they were out of ink.
Ink is pricey enough without them trying to con us even more, although I use mine until it wont even print a dot anymore
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Yea, I never go by what they say. I always print until all the colors turn purple.
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Call your lawyer. Time for a Class Action Suit!
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Computer-Smart people would print until the colors get mixed up or until no colors apear
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I print until it's dry. Cartridges are so expensive.
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My HP refuses to print when it's "Out of ink"
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My HP refuses to print when it's "Out of ink"
Now I could see people complaining about that. Thats pretty lame...
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post #8 of 45
Well consitering now a days you might as well just buy a new printer each time...It comes with new ink and you get a new printer out of the deal..
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i love HP!!!





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Now I could see people complaining about that. Thats pretty lame...
same with my old printer, the cartridges lasted no time at all.

love my new Lexmark
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