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Lexmark also codes both printers and cartridges with region codes (a la
 
Lexmark also codes both printers and cartridges with region codes (a la
DVD) and
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DVD)
[http://support.lexmark.com/index?page=content&id=SO3581 causes their printers to fail to print with a cartridge from a different code].
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and [http://support.lexmark.com/index?page=content&id=SO3581 causes
 
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their printers to fail to print with a cartridge from a different code].
Interestingly, some "compatible" printer cartridges are region-code
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Interestingly, some "compatible" printer cartridges are region-code
 
free, and can print with any printer, so Lexmark's engineering not only
 
free, and can print with any printer, so Lexmark's engineering not only
 
makes things harder for their customers, but also encourages their
 
makes things harder for their customers, but also encourages their
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code) but do not involve specific software or hardware - i.e. they
 
code) but do not involve specific software or hardware - i.e. they
 
aren't 'antifeatures' per se.
 
aren't 'antifeatures' per se.
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