Most people have! I'd try some new cartridges but if the print head is
clogged, it's probably time for a new printer.
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"Jill" <Jill@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> For a week. I haven't had that type of problem before with an Epson
> "Cari (MS-MVP)" wrote:
>> How long was the printer not in use? Epson printers have to be used
>> continuously (at least once every day) or their cartridges clog.
>> Cari (MS-MVP)
>> Windows Technologies - Printing & Imaging
>> "Jill" <Jill@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >I have an Epson printer which was working fine on my Windows XP
>> > bought some Epson compatible ink cartriges (not Epson brand), and it
>> > too
>> > was
>> > working fine on my computer. I got a new printer, gave the Epson to my
>> > friend who has Vista. After we downloaded the software for his
>> > computer,
>> > and
>> > hooked up the printer, the printer did not recognize the ink cartridges
>> > on
>> > his computer. AND... it then didn't recognize it on my computer with
>> > Windows
>> > XP!
>> > What's going on here? Has this happened to anyone else? I'm planning
>> > on
>> > getting rid of the printer anyways since the darn ink costs way too
>> > much
>> > if I
>> > have to buy Epson brand ink!