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Black & White Printing: TS6420a

cannonbear
Apprentice

Will the TS6420a printer work with only black ink installed to print in black & white?

I've search through the specs without finding a response.

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jrhoffman75
Legend

With limitations, you can select black only. See page 163 of your manual:

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John Hoffman
Conway, NH

1D X Mark III, Many lenses, Pixma PRO-100, Pixma TR8620a, LR Classic

Thank you, John.

That looks like the limitations are exactly the conditions that I am looking for.

  • Plain Paper
  • Not selecting Borderless option.

I want a printer that will print Black Only, regardless of the presence of either option:

  1. No color cartridges are installed
  2. Color cartridges are installed, but at least one is empty.

For my needs, it would be cheaper to send any color printing I need to a print service, such as UPS, Staples, etc.

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