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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?

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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?
    I used to have a Brother brand printer that sucked. It used ink testing itself when I was away and it wouldnt let you print if one color was empty. I want a replacement printer. Any suggestions for a printer that won't do those thing?

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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?
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    Quote Originally Posted by oxband View Post
    I used to have a Brother brand printer that sucked. It used ink testing itself when I was away and it wouldnt let you print if one color was empty. I want a replacement printer. Any suggestions for a printer that won't do those thing?
    Basically any Laser printer.
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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Razormac View Post
    Basically any Laser printer.
    Yep, the liquid in the ink will evaporate. Toner doesn't.
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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?
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    Also any regular printer that does not self maintenance will clog up the print heads or so its been my experience.

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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?

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    So, something like this - Amazon.com: HP LaserJet Pro P1102w Printer (CE657A#BGJ): Electronics - should make me happy?

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    Can anyone recommend a printer that won't use ink when I'm away?
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    Any laser printer should work fine for you...Brother, HP, Epson, etc.
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