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Caring for your printer cartridges

Caring for your printer cartridges

Keeping the printer fed and happy is a costly affair, cartridges can be expensive. The less you have to replace the ink the better. Buying alternative cartridges can help cut down costs, but proper care and handling can also go a long way to helping your ink cartridges last longer.

Why generic printer cartridges won't void your printer warranty

Why generic printer cartridges won't void your printer warranty

“You shouldn’t use no-name cartridges. Your printer warranty will fall away!” If we had R50.00 for every time we’ve heard that one, we’d own an island in the Bahamas by now. And if there was some truth in that, our business might have even gone under. We’re here to set the record straight…

Ideas to spring clean and reorganise your office

Ideas to spring clean and reorganise your office

Staying productive and keeping focus is a tall order if your office is in disarray. When everything has its place and things are organised, it’s amazing how much more you can get done. Why not use a few of these tips to do your very own spring clean and embrace a more organised desk?

Five affordable ways to spruce up your home office

Five affordable ways to spruce up your home office

As the place that allows you to earn an income, you’d be amazed at how much more productive a beautiful space can make you. It’s why we’ve put together a few ways that you can make your home office a place that really inspires you, all without breaking the bank.

How to set up your wireless printer in 3 easy steps

How to set up your wireless printer in 3 easy steps

There are many benefits to having a wireless printer. A clutter-free office space; print from anywhere; shared between multiple users; and ease of use, are just some worth mentioning. Setting up a wireless printer is extremely easy, and The Inky Shop has put together 3 steps to guide you through the process.

Home office ideas: How to hide your printer

Home office ideas: How to hide your printer

The modern-day printer we know, love, and depend on, isn’t the prettiest thing to display on your desk. Fortunately, there is a variety of creative home office ideas that offer trendy solutions to hide your printer as well as store your printer cartridges.

Buying a Printer: Tips for choosing the perfect model

Buying a Printer: Tips for choosing the perfect model

Buying a printer can be a big decision. There are many different types, models and brands, all with varying features and capabilities. Whatever your printing needs, the perfect printer is out there. Knowing what to look for and determining a budget will help you find the right one.

How to reduce your printing paper and ink consumption

How to reduce your printing paper and ink consumption

Printing paper is expensive and the earth’s natural resources should be used sparingly. Here are a few ways to reduce your printer paper and ink consumption.

Printing photos at home: Get perfect prints every time

Printing photos at home: Get perfect prints every time

Digital photography ensures you'll never forget a memory. You don't even need to visit a professional printer. With the right tools, printing photos at home is easy!

Printer cartridges: The difference between OEM, Remanufactured and Compatible

Printer cartridges: The difference between OEM, Remanufactured and Compatible

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the number of options available when it comes to printer cartridges. Do you stick with expensive brand names or explore alternative options? What’s the difference? We’ve put together a basic guideline of the options available to help you decide.