Category: Ink Jet Cartridges
Disabling Cartridge Protection On HP Printers That Use the 61/62 and 63 Cartridges
When trying to use remanufactured ink cartridges with HP 61/62/63 Cartridges, the best solution is to disable Cartridge Protection. If you later wish to verify that a cartridge labeled as a Genuine HP product is actually genuine, you can always re-enable the feature, though I really don’t understand why HP has this feature on their printers. I believe […]
Firmware Updates and Remanufactured Ink Jet Cartridges
WARNING! Firmware Updates Related to Using Remanufactured Ink Cartridges in Your Printer When it comes to firmware, updating to the latest version can sometimes make things worse. This is most common in the printer industry, where firmware is used to limit the use of third party ink cartridges. However, if you use third party or […]
Save on Ink and Toner with These 5 Simple Tricks
It’s about the most expensive liquid on the planet. Gold, oil, and even human blood cost less by volume than printer ink, so here’s how to squeeze every drop out of each cartridge. In a 2007 study commissioned by Epson and undertaken by research company TUV Rheinland, it was found that many models of printers […]
How many pages will I print from my Ink Jet Cartridge?
We get this question all the time at Ink & Toner Solutions. It’s extremely frustrating for the consumer to buy an ink cartridge and not have any information as to what they are getting in terms of how many prints they can expect to get from it. Unfortunately that is exactly what the consumer encounters […]
Best Way to Recycle Ink and Toner Cartridges
If you’ve been doing your part in the effort to recycle ink and toner cartridges and other small electronic devices but feel it’s burdensome, difficult to manage and don’t really like the idea of not getting cash back but rather reward points toward purchasing product from the company managing the recycling program, there’s now a […]
HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless Review
If you’ve been looking for a color printer but can’t afford the cost of a laser printer, look no future, this machine could just be the answer to your prayers. The HP Officejet Pro 8500 wireless all in one printer can print, scan, fax, copy in record time and does it all with high quality […]
New Technology That Will Keep Your Inkjet Cartridge From Drying Out
One of the ongoing problems with the inkjet cartridge is that if it is not used enough the ink that is left inside each of the microscopic nozzles in the print head drys up. OK, lets back up a bit for a quick lesson on print heads. On all inkjet printers what actually drops the […]
Can’t find Aftermarket Cartridges For Your New Printer?
If you like the idea of using aftermarket or re-manufactured ink or toner cartridges in your printer and have been doing so for years, there’s nothing more frustrating than buying a new printer and finding out there are no aftermarket supplies for it yet. Why is that? The answer is pretty simple, greed on the […]
Can My Ink Jet Cartridge Dry Out?
Question – What if I neglect my ink jet printer for long periods, will it affect the print quality? The simple answer is – Not using your inkjet printer for long periods WILL cause the ink in your cartridge to dry out, first affecting the print quality and eventually rendering the cartridge useless. Most of us are […]
Is a Remanufactured Printer Cartridge a Better Choice?
What is Remanufacturing? In our industry it’s reusing and refilling ink and toner printer cartridges so they can be used again. Used cartridges are collected though out the world by individuals, businesses and the remanufacturers themselves. Once the empty cores are at the remanufacturers location they are sorted to determine which cartridges can be remanufactured […]