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Change region I bought my C-5280 in Germany (zone 2), then relocated to Thailand (zone1). Is there a way to change the zone in the printer to be able to use local ink cartridges Thank you

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Hi peterute,

sorry there is no solution.

HP (maybe other manufacturers too) distribute locally. So the cartridges are more expensive here then anywhere else.
The costs are caused maybe by tax, logistics, but also by regional conditions.
F.e: Customers in Asia buy cartridges for lower costs than in Europe due to GDP.
So the only way is to call HP (phone, chat, mail) and request new codes for the printer. The codes will never be publicated to prevent missuse.

Hope it helps,
Henning

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