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Cartridge error, check left cartridge

When I start my printer, I have a message on it "cartridge error" or "check left cartridge". Well, I looked on the HP website, found some advise on cleaning the contacts with clean water and a Q-tip. I did this, it didn't help. I then replaced the left cartridge, and am coming up with the message "cartridge error see product documentation". Is there anything I can do to fix this or will I need a new printer?

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Try the steps mentioned bellow

Unplug the power cord from the All-In-One as well as the power outlet when there is still power in the All-In-One. and wait for atleast 1Min
Plug the power cord directly to a wall outlet without surg protector. (if possible connect it to a different power outlet)
Before connecting the power cord to the All-In-One press and hold the # and no 6 button and then insert the power cord, do not release the keys
until you see a message a reset (if the screen goes blank then release the keys and turn the power on)

Then check and see

Good Luck

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

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