Question about HP DeskJet 1280 InkJet Printer
Replaced the colour cartridge with the correct (78) cartridge and the printing is very wishy washy with what appears to be no yellow comming through. Have done all the test and cleaning steps and they have all been ok. Is it possible that a new cartridge just hasnt got any yellow in as I keep getting the colour ink low warning.
Since the printer cannot detect the amount of ink in the cartridge, the OEM companies place a chip inside of each cartridge that counts the number of pages that you print. When the cartridges reach a certain number of pages, they automatically tell your printer that you are running low on ink, even if it is not empty yet.
If the cleaning steps on your printer is still not fixing the color, try the very first tip on this page:
I have found that using warm water on the paper towel clears the prints up better.
Posted on Mar 15, 2010
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 08, 2017 | Computers & Internet
Jul 11, 2011 | Office Equipment & Supplies
Mar 09, 2011 | Canon i9900 InkJet Photo Printer
Feb 14, 2010 | HP PSC 950 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Nov 15, 2009 | HP DeskJet 970cxi InkJet Printer
Nov 08, 2009 | Epson Stylus Photo R260 InkJet Printer
Jun 08, 2009 | HP Photosmart C4480 All-In-One InkJet...
May 09, 2009 | HP DeskJet 1280 InkJet Printer
115 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: