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Brother MFC7360N keeps saying “replace toner”

We've just replaced the toner cartridge of our Brother MFC7360N, but the printer keeps displaying the message replace toner, what should I do?
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62 views

Is using generic toner detrimental to laser printers?

Printer manufacturers usually recommend that you only use their branded, OEM toner cartridges in their products but generic ones are commonly available for far less cost. Print quality will of course ...
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55 views

Toner light on a Brother 2170W

I've got a Brother 2170W with the toner light on, supposedly meaning the toner is empty. It's not. It doesn't mind that I put in there a new unused toner, an empty toner or a refilled, the light ...
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Canon ImageCLASS MF6580 prints blank

I found a discarded MF6580, which is printing blank sheets. I replaced the C106 toner cartridge in it, but it still prints blank. Is there anything else I can try, or is it just garbage?
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Toner leaking onto drum?

So I have a Dell 3130n where the black toner cartridge is possibly leaking. The drum gets the 2 streaks at the margin, which is pretty common (we have several such printers at the office). However, ...
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1answer
140 views

Does the type of toner bought matter when refilling a toner cartridge?

I need to buy some toner for a HP Laser Jet 8550N, and I have discovered that you can't just buy "black" toner or "cyan" toner, instead the refill bottles are branded to specific printers, and the ...
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Samsung SCX-4623fw toner cartridge in dell 1135n Laser MFP

I've got a Dell 1135n Laser MFP and Toner Cartridge for Samsung SCX-4623fw. The Dell 1135 is a rebranded Samsung SCX-4623fw. When inserting the cartridge the printer says "Toner cartridge is not ...
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Xerox Phaser 4620 Fuser overheat immediately

I recently got a Phaser 4620 ans within moments of turning it on, the fuser was marked as overheated and did not even print the test sheet. Anyone else know why this is?
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Does a laser printer use toner when switched on/off

I have an HP LaserJet M175nw laser printer which goes into sleep-mode after 10 minutes of non-use. I know sleep-mode uses a very small amount of power, but the flashing light on the control panel is ...
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How much is difference between toners of different printers

I have the brother printer 5240. Now my toner is almost finished and in my home country its toner is not available. I want to know that what will happen if i use another printer toner inside that. I ...
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Do printer ink/toner refill kits work and are they safe?

My mother needs to print photos of the family, but since photos have 100% coverage, the ink cartridges run out quickly. Buying new cartridges is far too expensive (it would be significantly cheaper to ...
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354 views

Laser printer prints black perfectly but cyan magenta and yellow very badly

I got a color laser printer that was previously used in an office environment. It's a Xerox Phaser 6100. The black toner gets applied perfectly to the printouts but the colors don't work at all. See ...
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Are there any databases that describe which printer needs which toner?

Are there any databases that describe which printer* needs which toner? UPDATE: *any printer
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Brother 2170W toner is stuck after paper was jammed

While printing paper jammed (I think even 2 sheets), paper stuck and i can't pull it out. The main problem that the toner is stuck as well! I can't pull it out even with moderate force! What can be ...
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Print Cartridges: How many pages?

A print cartridge comes with a count of how many pages it can print. I know the industry standard is to derive that page count from "5% coverage" of a letter-sized page. My question is, if I have ...
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What will happen if i put colored toner in Black white laser printer cartridge

Just out of Curoisity what will happen if i put green color toner in black and white cartridge. Will it print green. I remember in B/W inkjet printer i put the blue ink and it started prinitng blue ...
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Does a laser toner cartridge have to be empty before refilling?

I would like to know if a laser toner cartridge have to be empty before I refill it. Since I ordered a toner bottle online and the description said it had to be empty. I emptied the toner and then ...
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Why does toner always run out on the left side of the printed page first?

In every laser printer I have ever used, when toner is running out, it becomes evident on the left hand side of the page before it becomes evident on the right side of the page. The printed matter ...