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I have hp8250 photosmart printer it will not print magenta. all cartriges are genuine hp. I have cleaned printer heads numerous times. The problem is magenta only and no error codes show. when I print a test page magenta prints very lightly. I have done a repower and removed all cart. and reinstalled. Hope someone can help. Doug

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    The magenta ink cartridge is blurting ink on my HP Photosmare 8250 - I have replaced the cartridge and using genuine ink.

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Normal 0 Driver could be corrupt.
Disconnect the printer or at least be sure it is turned off. I'd do both and reinstall the CD software program that came with the printer. When the software program asks you to connect the printer to the USB port, do so and it should again work properly.
Hope this helps. Bud

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