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HP C6280 with new ink cartridges shows cartridges empty

Put 4 new ink cartridges in printer (black, yellow, and both blues) and ran the ink gauge report and it shows those 4 colors full. Tried to print and get message: black and yellow cartridges empty. What gives???

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First make sure you are placing the right
color cartridge into the right slot.
Most Printers are touchy about the
installation of ink cartridges. If the
instructions say to press the cartridge
into the slot until you hear a loud click,
that's what they mean. If at first you
don't succeed, remove the cartridge and
reinsert it into the slot again and press
on it hard till it clicks.
Then your printer should work properly.
Hope this is of some help. Bud

Posted on Jul 20, 2010

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