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Reddish tint on all pictires printed on my 4180. Same pictures prin perfectly on hp 7260.

All pictures printed on my F4180 have pinkish/reddish cast.

Skin tones are all pink. I am at a loss as to how to resolve this problem.

The problem occurs irrespective of the type of paper.

Tim

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You are experiencing a printer cartridge problem. Sounds like some of the colors in the print cartidge have run out, either that or the nozzles are clogged. Run a nozzle check from the printer software, if it does not fix, try a new color cartridge.

Let me know how it works out for you.

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