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Blinking ink light won't go off even with new cartridge

My HP deskjet 882c needed a new color cartridge. I replaced it and the blinking ink light still will not go off so the printer will not work. I cleaned the nodes with white vinegar (lightly) but still nothing. When I took the orginal old one out, I went to Walgreens thinking I would try having them refill it but they told me the it was a bad electrical connection but I am wondering if that happened because I just put it in my bag without protection as I had no idea at that time that it should be protected. Since then the light has been on and the printer malfunctioning. Does it need to be re-installed?

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  • jerrysc1 Feb 15, 2009

    blinking yellow light after changing cartridge, and no it is not a driver issue.

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Yes reinstall it from scratch

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