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Power light blinks after being green a few seconds, no text on info screen. help! i have a project due.

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  • Anonymous Nov 07, 2008

    Same problem. I did everything, hard reset, soft reset, new carts(couldn't get the old ones out) cartridge carrier wont move. Bought a neew printer yesterday. I really liked the 7660 while it was working although it was tricky to operate.

  • cicolani Nov 29, 2008

    I have trouble printing whith my hp photosmart 7600. It is very slow

  • Anonymous Feb 11, 2009

    I'm Luis, and I have exactly the same problem..
    I just move and qhen I try to reconect It I only
    saw the red light blinking after seconds of green
    light :(

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If cartridge cradle will not move to the left while red light blinking quickly, then it's a hardware malfunction (a known issue) and must be returned to HP. They will only replace while under warranty. I just had this happen with my 7660 and went all through it with tech support. Known issue but they won't fix it. Bad customer service, IMO.

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