Will printer still work with only black cartridge?
When color ink is expended and black ink still remains, you can continue printing for a short time using only black ink. However, you should replace the expended ink cartridge(s) as soon as possible.
How can I print when one ink cartridge is empty?
Open Print dialog. (Click here to see the details of how to open Print dialog.)Choose Print Settings in the Print dialog box.Choose Plain Paper in Media Type. Make sure that Slow Drying Paper has been unchecked.Choose Grayscale in Color/ Grayscale.Click Print to begin the print job.Dec 24, 2014
How do I put my HP printer in single-cartridge mode?
To print in single-cartridge mode, remove one of the ink cartridges, and then continue to print as usual. The printer control panel or computer screen might display a message to install the missing cartridge.