Question about HP PhotoSmart 1215 InkJet Printer
Ink system has failed error on 18a 0xc0507
I know this sounds crazy but I did this and others have too, it worked. Hold down four buttons at the same time ( OK, Cancel, Black , Color ) and turn the power off. Note: I figured out how to hold the 4 keys down with one hand and push the on/off switch at the same time. Once you power the printer back up is will take a few minutes to go through maintenance. Then it will “hopefully” go back to normal. I did this 2x’s. HP gives you a procedure that doesn't work! They just want to make money off fixing it every 6 months. They are in the service, repair and “ink business” not printer manufacturing.
Posted on Feb 06, 2010
IssueAn 0xc18xxxxx or 0xc19xxxxx ink system error code displays on the front panel. The printer cannot copy, receive faxes, or print.
Press the On button to turn the printer off.
Unplug the power cord from the back of the printer.
Remove all the ink cartridges.
Wait two minutes.
Plug the power cord into the back of the printer.
Press the On button to turn the printer on.
Install the ink cartridges when prompted.
If the error code does not display, the issue is resolved.
If the 0xc18xxxxx or 0xc19xxxxx ink system error code displays on the front panel, service the printer.
Posted on Feb 03, 2009
Ink system failure
Posted on May 02, 2010
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 28, 2013 | HP Photosmart C5180 All-In-One InkJet...
Apr 16, 2010 | HP Photosmart C5180 All-In-One InkJet...
Sep 09, 2009 | HP Photosmart C6180 All-In-One InkJet...
Aug 01, 2009 | HP Photosmart 3210 All-In-One InkJet...
Jul 16, 2009 | HP Photosmart D7460 Printer
Feb 21, 2009 | HP Computers & Internet
Dec 08, 2008 | HP Photosmart C5180 All-In-One InkJet...
Nov 16, 2007 | HP Photosmart 3310 Printer
2,315 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!