OfficeJet 6100 won't print in b & W without cartridges installed color (SCAM)

NEVER buy an HP product.

I got an important document to print up last night, and this printer is not working even with all the settings in black and white only if one of the color toner is empty or missing.

You are extorting money from customers who bought your product in good faith.

I replace it with a Canon printer today.

You have lost a customer with your business practices skeezy HP.

SHAME!

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This is a feature that was originally included in this printer as snowjg points out. However, this feature was surreptitiously removed due to future issues which this capacity also creates. Since it is possible to print without color from your computer via the device settings, this allows the printer to keep ink necessary for calibration and maintenance while reducing the production of ink color overall.

I think I described well enough the possible problems that can be caused by leaving a cartridge impoverished in the above machine, but if you have any other questions, I'll be more than happy to answer best I can.

Have a great day!

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