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Remove and checl color cartridge

This error appears on my printer and won't allow me to print.  I put in a new cartridge but still have the same error message.  Suggestions

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  • townsedan Sep 25, 2008

    Mine come up with "Remove and check color cartrige" I have done this and I have even changed the cartrige with a new one and still get the same message???? Is this thing now a boat anchor??? Any help would be great.

    Thanks

  • Anonymous Oct 07, 2008

    I have followed HP web sit advised before posting my problem as I can read and cleaning the contacts inside the printer didn't help in any way shape or form. I have now stopped using HP and my printer has been turned into a boat anchore for those great fishing days!

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The problem most likely is with the electrical contact between the color cartridge and print carriage. Even if you've replaced the cartridge, if the contacts on the carriage are still dirty, it won't make a good connection with the new cartridge and the error message will still appear.

Fortunately, the HP web site has a solution posted at the following link:

Cleaning Cartridge and Print Carriage Contacts

Good luck.

Posted on Oct 07, 2008

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