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Power problem the power has a problem in that the green light blink once and go. the power buttom and all the controls are not functioning. thanks

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  • koljamk Nov 04, 2008

    I have the very same problem with my HP Deskjet 1280... when I it power on the green light blink once and goes.

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HURRAY, I was alredy scared that I have to by new printer, but luckily it was simple problem with the back cover, it should be firmly closed (rotate top end to right). huhhh...

It was just a sensor that did not allowed printer to start

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Probably your waste ink counter. Should be cleaned or replaced before resetting but usually you can get away with resetting once.
1. Start with printer OFF
2. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
3. Release RESUME
4. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
5. let green light blink until printhead has finished moving.
6. Select functions below with RESUME, execute with POWER

0 presses - green light - Test Print (exit service for i960)
1 press - orange light - EEPROM info print
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1. Start with printer OFF
2. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
3. Release RESUME
4. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
5. let green light blink until printhead has finished moving.
6. Select functions below with RESUME, execute with POWER

0 presses - green light - Test Print (exit service for i960)
1 press - orange light - EEPROM info print
2 presses - green light - EEPROM initialise
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From Canon:

Probably your waste ink counter. Should be cleaned or replaced before resetting but usually you can get away with resetting once.
1. Start with printer OFF
2. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
3. Release RESUME
4. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
5. let green light blink until printhead has finished moving.
6. Select functions below with RESUME, execute with POWER

0 presses - green light - Test Print
1 press - orange light - EEPROM info print
2 presses - green light - EEPROM initialise
3 presses - orange light - reset waste ink counter.

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Waist reset code

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button (the green indicator lights and the desired service function can be selected).
2) While holding down POWER button, let go of the RESUME button and then press the
RESUME button twice in succession. Then let go of the RESUME button and POWER
button.
(Each time you press the RESUME button, the indicator's color toggles between orange
and green.)
3) During printer initialization, the green indicator blinks. When the green indicator
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4) After selecting the service function, press the POWER button. The green indicator
lights and the service function will be executed.
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1. Start with printer OFF
2. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
3. Release RESUME
4. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
5. let green light blink until printhead has finished moving.
6. Select functions below with RESUME, execute with POWER

0 presses - green light - Test Print (exit service for i960)
1 press - orange light - EEPROM info print
2 presses - green light - EEPROM initialise
3 presses - orange light - reset waste ink counter.

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Hi there you can try this

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1. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
2. Release RESUME
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1. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
2. release RESUME
3. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
4. Let green light blink until printer is done futzing
Select function with RESUME press POWER to execute:
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1 press - orange - EEPROM info print (plus grid nozzle diagnostic on i960)
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3 presses - orange - Reset waste ink counter

If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
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Start with the printer OFF
1. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
2. release RESUME
3. press RESUME twice, then release POWER
4. Let green light blink until printer is done futzing
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presses - light color - function
Number of presses - light color - function

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1 press - orange - EEPROM info print (plus grid nozzle diagnostic on i960)
2 presses - green - EEPROM initialize
3 presses - orange - Reset waste ink counter


If I could be of furtheme know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
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1. Start with printer OFF
2. Hold down RESUME and then hold down POWER
3. Release RESUME
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3 presses - orange light - reset waste ink counter.

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