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Common problems for INSTANT INK, HP+ PLANS: INK AND TONER
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Dmalloy23
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Using HP Photosmart C6200 with only black ink cartridge for printing jobs

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HP Photosmart C6200 All in One
Microsoft Windows 10 (32-bit)

I am receiving an error that one of my ink cartridges is low, I thin Magenta. I just need to print one thing and it will only be using black. In fact Black is the only ink I ever use., Can I somehow override the printer to only use the black ink and print what I want?

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Hi @Dmalloy23,

 

I'd like to help!

 

Your printer is designed to print only when all ink cartridges have ink. To prevent clogs in the printing mechanism and other print quality issues, some ink must be available in all the cartridges to perform periodic servicing tasks.

 

Refer to -Cannot Print When One HP Ink Cartridge is Empty

 

Please replace the low-on ink cartridge to continue printing, To purchase ink you may reach HP Phone Support or HP Store .

 

Hope this helps! Keep me posted. 

 

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