By the way, the printer, a Pixma MG2560, was $39.99 at
Replacement ink cartridges (of the “standard” capacity, same as those
that came with the printer) would have added up to over $70. Seems like
they would really rather you didn’t bother buying the ink, just get a
new printer when the ink runs out...
Or use 3rd party cartridges, e.g.:
Disclaimer: not sure whether your printer manufacturer will brick the
printer when you use one of those... Works with our Canon though.
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University of Waikato, NZ
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