Attach the Ink Tanks
Press the Power button to turn on the
The procedure for attaching the Ink Tanks
(guidance) is displayed on the display.
Open the Ink Tank Cover by grasping the
handles according to the display.
Open the pouch and remove the ink tank.
• Never touch the ink holes (a)
or metal contacts (b). Touching
these parts may cause stains,
damage the ink tank, and
affect print quality.
• Avoid dropping the ink tank after
removing it from the pouch. Otherwise,
ink may leak and cause stains.
• Do not remove ink tanks to shake them
after they have been installed. Doing so
may cause ink to spill.
Repeat steps 5 to 9 to attach each of the
Close the ink tank cover.
Install the 12 ink tanks.
When the following screen appears, use
the ▲ and ▼ keys to select a language
and press OK.
While pressing the stopper of the ink tank
lock lever inwards, open the ink tank lock
Insert the ink tank into the holder oriented
as shown, with the ink holes down.
• If the ink tank does not fit in the holder,
make sure the color of the ink tank lock
lever matches the color of the ink tank,
and check the orientation of the ink
Select your local time zone and press
Shake each ink tank gently 7 to 8 times
before opening its pouch.
• Failure to shake the ink tanks may
result in reduced print quality because
ink ingredients have settled on the
bottom of the tank.
Close the ink tank lock lever until it clicks
into place. Make sure the ink lamp lights
• If the ink lamp is not lit, repeat steps 5
• After you have finished attaching the
ink tanks, it may take up to 2 minutes
before the Ink Lamp lights up.