When it comes to purchase ink supplies, you can find out from an office supply stores at your locality. The kits generally come with the complete set that makes refilling easy and hassle-free. So, you can ink, syringes and a user's guide for step-by-step refilling. The color refill kits will feature yellow, blue, and red ink, each come in a separate containers.
Before you begin with the refilling procedure, you will need to remove the cartridge from the printer. Every printer has separate chamber for a black cartridge and a color cartridge, and you need to ensure that you remove the proper unit. Check out the holes for the ink under the label at the top of the cartridge, then pull off the label and get through these holes.
Remember that you need to very careful when using inkjet refills. First, begin with placing the ink cartridge onto a surface that has to be covered with paper towel or newspaper sheet and then wear latex gloves to prevent ink staining on your hands. If you are worried of the mess of getting your clothes spoiled, you may put apron during the refilling procedure. Be careful not to make ink spill out, otherwise it can stain your carpets and flooring. Also, keep wet paper towels with you for cleaning up any ink spills with ease.
The units have separate chambers for particular ink. Simply match the colors with the bottle found in your kit and then carefully insert the correct ink into the hole with the help of syringe. Don't overfill the cartridge. Take your time to allow the ink to be absorbed in the cartridge. Once you refill all the colors in the hole, put the label back onto the refill holes and then insert your cartridge into the printer.
This process can be repeated up to 3 to 4 times. However, some cartridges come with a chip that prevents you from refilling the cartridges yourself. In this case you may have to purchase brand new cartridges. The next time when you purchase your next printer, take the time to ensure that the cartridges of the printer are able to be refilled.