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02-04-2021 08:22 PM
There is a tape that is removed when the package is opened but you should not punch any holes. See the following for information below on what a proper vent should look like.
- Figure : Vent area
- If the ink cartridge still has the orange pull-tab attached, pull to remove it.Figure : Orange pull tab
- If the vent is clogged, use a straight pin to gently remove excess adhesive from the vent.Figure : Cleaning the clogged vent with a pin
- Clogged vent
- With a straight pin, gently remove excess adhesive from the vent
- Unclogged vent
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