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My printers light turns on saying i have a cartridge problem.. i cleaned the inside..ive unpluged the whole thing and tried uninstalling but it doesnt help.

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STEP 1.

Please take out all the cartridges and clean the copper contacts with a lint free cloth and the distilled water.

STEP 2.

1. Un plug the power chord from the back of the printer.
2. Press and hold the power button of the printer.Wait for 30 seconds.
3. While holding the power button, re-plug the power cable.
4. Turn on the printer, if it is not on.

STEP 3.

Reset the All-in-One to the factory default settings by using these instructions:

1. Disconnect and then reconnect the power cord.

2. When the lights begin to flash, press and hold On and Copies button.

When only the On light is flashing, release the buttons.

When the On light is steady, the reset is complete.

This will fix the issue.

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Well you need to reset your printer(push the cancel and copy color button and while holdin them plug in the power cord).
If you want further support you can avail free technical support on http://tinyurl.com/m7ghqz

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    You need to reset the printer using the cancel and copy color buttons and while holding the buttons plug in the power cord.See if it works.

    If you want any further support a technician can help you online for free.You can find free online technical support at http://tinyurl.com/m7ghqz

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The cartridge circuitry might have been damaged.
replace with new cartridge.

Posted on May 19, 2009

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