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My canon TS5150 printer will not print black. I've put in a

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My canon TS5150 printer will not print black. I've put in a new cartridge and it did print for a few days but now only prints colour.
JA: How are you connecting to your TS5150: wirelessly or by USB?
Customer: Connected with USB
JA: When did you last update the printer driver software?
Customer: I don't think I ever have
JA: Anything else you want the Printer Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Don't think so
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  Pete replied 6 months ago.

Hi! My name is***** am the expert who will be assisting you today.

Expert:  Pete replied 6 months ago.

When did the printer last successfully print black?

Did you install a new, genuine Canon ink cartridge? (not refilled or remanufactured)

Expert:  Pete replied 6 months ago.

Try running a few self-cleans and let me know if that works.


Please let me know if you have any further questions on this topic and I'll be happy to help.