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PERMANENTLY DISABLE COLOR PRINTING
In Internet Explorer / Outlook Express.
Most of what we print are text files. Unfortunately this uses both black and color cartridges. You can change the default and save your color cartridge, use less black ink by printing in Grayscale (Black) except when you want something in color.
How to disable COLOR PRINTING.
Click on My Computer - Window opens.
Click on Control Panel
Find Printing & Fax
Default printer has a check mark above it
Click Printing Preferences. - Box opens
Select Fast Print or Draft.
At top, click Color - Box opens.
Click Print in GrayScale. this puts checkmark in box.
Click APPLY, then OK, then OK.
From now on, it will print in gray scale (black) unless you WANT to print in color.
IF YOU WANT TO PRINT IN COLOR:
Say you get photo in Email with a photo you want to print.
Click at top - File
Click on Print - Box opens
Click PRINT IN GRAY SCALE TO REMOVE CHECK MARK.
Click Apply, click print. It will print in color THIS TIME
Should you want to revert back to print EVERYTHING in color, reverse the procedure.
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May 7, 2004