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Color is bad on the photo

I have a 8450 HP rpinter and it has always worked well for me, but lately Ive tried to print pics and the color comes out yellowish, I changed out the ink both color and black and it still printed a yellowish pic. can you help me out.
Lola Flores

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  • gblaha Nov 23, 2008

    All the pictures I print are yellow now; I changed the tri color cartridge, still yellow. Test prints that the printer prints are fine, only pics i print from either the hp image zone or corel photopaint are yellow.

    I have done all the cleaning the printer is capable of. Test prints by
    the printer are beautiful. Everything I print (from internet,
    photopaint or any other printing program I have is still yellow.

    Clarification:
    the printer is printing shades of yellow instead of grey. Everything
    not black is printing in shades of yellow. Black prints fine. Have
    changed the tri color cartridge with no improvement.

  • guru534 Dec 20, 2008

    Everything had always printed out true to color and the same thing happened out of the blue. Now everything I try to print in color is yellow. I tried all possible cleanings, installed new cartridges both color and black, and all test pages came out perfect. It is yellow for everything I want to print in color, including a copy of something in color from a website. Thias is very frustrating and getting expensive!

  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2009

    same as lolao's

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