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Waste Ink absorber almost full for Canon PIXMA IP 5000

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The above message popup when I tried to print. How can I get rid of this message? Any thing went wrong with my ink?
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There is a tray under the cartridge in the 'parked position' that is usually filled with foam or other absorbant. This is the waste ink absorber. It also helps to keep your cartridges from drying out. If this tray is full of ink it may run over and make a mess. Have you checked the tray?
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