Why does my colour ink go down when I don\'t print in colou.. Tags: Printers Peripherals Last response: August 17, 2012 7:27 PM in Computer Peripherals Share Tgriffin43 August 13, 2012 2:06:54 PM I am trying to find printer that will work with black Ink only and not use up my color in whe printing only black doc. More about : colour ink print colou hang-the-9 August 13, 2012 9:40:14 PM Get a laser jet printer for black only printing, a lot cheaper per page. m 0 l thee_prisoner August 17, 2012 5:59:11 AM Tgriffin43 said:I am trying to find printer that will work with black Ink only and not use up my color in whe printing only black doc. Ink jet printers will use color ink even while printing black. It makes the black look blacker I guess. There should be a way in the printer software to make sure it only uses the black ink. Happy printing, the Prisoner. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer PhilFrisbie August 17, 2012 7:27:48 PM Also, each time you turn the printer on and hear those start-up sounds the printer is briefly clearing old ink from the print head, which uses a tiny amount of ink each time. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why does my colour ink go down when I don't print in colou.. Forum Why does epson printer copy ok but says no ink for print Forum why does my computer go to notebook when I try to print? Forum Why does my FPS go down on BF4? Forum Why does my wireless printer go offline every time i shut down or lose connectio Forum Why does my core speed go down when overclocking? Forum Why does newegg.com go up and down 3 times on one processor in a day? Forum Why does data transfer rate go down during Benchmark test? Forum Why does my bleedin server (Freedom) go down so often? Forum Why does my connection rate keep going down and down and... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !