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Can't change cartridge on HP 5650. Carriage and cartridges are all the way to the right, but when I open the lid the platform below the cartridges does not move down to allow me to remove the cartridges.

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With power off, remove the cartridges, move cartridge holder to middle of print area, and then look inside the cartridge loading area at the bottom of the printer. There should be a cotton pad that catches the excess ink when the cartridge is cleaned. I've found on numerous occassions that this pad will sometimes get caught up in the mechanism and bunch up. Once it gets bunched up, it will not allow that back area to drop down to install the cartridges.

You'll get ink all over your hands, but you should be able to move the internal mechanism directly below the cartridge loading area towards the back of the printer and then try and untangle the cotton pad and flatten it back out into the proper position. if you can get this done, reapply power and see if the problem is corrected.

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Ink cartridge doesnt any help


  1. Make sure the HP All-in-One is on. Press the On button to turn on the HP All-in-One. The On button is lit when the HP All-in-One is on.Figure 1: Press the On button to turn the product onc00442142.gif1 - On buttoncaution.pngCAUTION:If the HP All-in-One is off when you open the print-carriage access door to access the print cartridges, the HP All-in-One will not release the cartridges for changing. You might damage the HP All-in-One if the print cartridges are not docked safely on the right side when you try to remove them.
  2. Open the print-carriage access door by pulling it forward. The print carriage moves to the far right side of the HP All-in-One.Figure 2: Open the access doorc00442143.gif
  3. Wait until the print carriage is idle and silent, and then lightly press down on a print cartridge to release it.Figure 3: The print carriagec00316910.gif
    • If you are replacing the tri-color print cartridge, remove the print cartridge from the slot on the left.
    • If you are replacing the black or photo print cartridge, remove the print cartridge from the slot on the right.
    Figure 4: The print cartridges in the proper positionc00442144.gif1 - Print cartridge slot for the tri-color print cartridge2 - Print cartridge slot for the black and photo print cartridges
  4. Pull the print cartridge toward you out of its slot.
Step two: Install the new print cartridgeBack to top
  1. Remove the new print cartridge from its packaging and, being careful to touch only the black plastic, gently remove the plastic tape by using the pink pull tab.Figure 5: Remove the tapec00442146.gif1 - Copper-colored contacts2 - Plastic tape with pink pull tab (must be removed before installing)3 - Ink nozzles under tapecaution.pngCAUTION:Do not touch the copper-colored contacts or ink nozzles. Touching these parts can result in clogs, ink failure, and bad electrical connections.c00442147.gif
  2. Slide the new print cartridge forward into the empty slot. Then gently push on the upper part of the print cartridge forward until it clicks into the socket.
    • If you are installing the tri-color print cartridge, slide it into the left slot.
    • If you are installing a black or photo print cartridge, slide it into the right slot.
    Figure 6: Insert the print cartridgec00442148.gif
  3. Close the print-carriage access door.Figure 7: Close the access doorc00442149.gif
Step three: Align the print cartridgesThe HP All-in-One prompts you to align cartridges every time you install or replace a print cartridge. Use the following steps to align the print cartridges from the control panel.
  1. Make sure you have letter or A4 unused plain white paper loaded in the input tray, and then press OK .
  2. The HP All-in-One prints a print cartridge alignment sheet.note.pngNOTE:If you have colored paper loaded in the input tray when you align the print cartridges, the alignment will fail. Load unused plain white paper into the input tray, and then try the alignment again.
  3. Lift the lid. Place the top of the alignment page face down in the left front corner of the scanner glass. Close the lid.Figure 8: Load the alignment sheet on the glassc00443602.gif
  4. Press OK to begin the alignment.
  5. The HP All-in-One aligns the print cartridges. Recycle or discard the print cartridge alignment sheet.

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Can't get cartidge holder to stop in right place to insert new cartridge


If yours is an Epson printer, push the cartridge change button on the front panel twice. The ink carriage will retreat to the extreme right hand side. When you have loaded the new cartridge (s) push the same button twice. After a while the carriage will prime the new cartridge, the green light will come on and you may print. Other printers: For HP, open the lid with the power on. If all else fails,m I pull the plug. manually move the carriage, change the cartridge and re-power. Always try pushing the cartridge change button on the front panel first, however.

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How do i change the cartridge


See below: Also is a link the the manual for your unit the maunal has pictures: Page 62 of the manual list the procedure. (page 72 in the adobe file)

Manual

1 Turn on the HP Officejet, and then lift open the print-carriage access door.

The print carriage moves into view.

2 After the carriage stops moving, push down on the top of the print

cartridge to release it, and then pull it toward you out of its slot.

Note: It is normal to see ink buildup in the print cartridge slots.

Print-carriage

access door

hp officejet 5500 series

chapter 8

64 maintain your hp officejet

3 Remove the new print cartridge from its packaging and, being careful to

touch only the black plastic, gently remove the pink tape by using the pull

tab.

Caution! Do not touch the copper contacts or ink nozzles.

Once you have removed the plastic tape, install the print cartridge

immediately to prevent the ink from drying in the nozzles.

4 Hold the black print cartridge with the HP label on top. Slide the print

cartridge at a slight angle into the right side of the print carriage.

Press firmly until the print cartridge snaps into place.

Caution! Do not attempt to push the cartridge straight into the slot.

It must slide in at a slight angle.

5 Hold the tri-color print cartridge with the HP label on top. Slide the print

cartridge at a slight angle into the left side of the print carriage.

Press firmly until the print cartridge snaps into place.

Caution! Do not attempt to push the cartridge straight into the slot.

It must slide in at a slight angle.

Note: You must install both print cartridges in order for your HP Officejet to

work.

reference guide

maintain your hp officejet

65

maintain your hp officejet

6 Close the print-carriage access door. Within a few minutes, a print
cartridge alignment page prints.

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How do i take out old cartridges


Hello Cutiepoochie,

  1. Open the printer lid and wait for the carriage to move to the middle of the printer.
  2. When the carriage is idle and silent, lift the cartridge latch to the open position. Figure 3: Lift the cartridge latchc01635642.gif
  3. Slide the old cartridge out of its slot. Figure 4: Slide the old cartridge outc01635643.gif
  4. Insert the new cartridge into the slot at a slightly upward angle with the copper contacts facing down and toward the printer. Figure 5: Insert the new cartridgec01635644.gif
  5. Press firmly until the cartridge clicks into place.
  6. Push down on the cartridge latch until it snaps shut.
  7. Close the top cover. The product automatically prints a calibration page.
You can read further by clicking the link below:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c01635545&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&product=304431

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One page paper jam on model 5650


Check the following steps for fixing Hp Carriage Jam Error :

Open the print carriage access door. Check for any packing material that may be blocking the internal components. Check for an orange shipping lock that may still be in place on the left side. Pull the shipping lock out, if present, and discard.

Remove and reinstall the cartridges to make sure they are properly installed. Lift the front center of the print carriage access door to open it. Lift the door up until it locks into an open position. Press down on a print cartridge and allow it to spring back up. Lift the cartridge out of the printer. Do the same for the other cartridge. Slide the black cartridge into the slot on the left and the color cartridge into the slot on the right. Press down on each one to lock it into place. Lower the print carriage access door.

Check the print cartridges to make sure the protective tape has been removed from the ink nozzles. Remove the cartridges from the printer. Remove any tape or labels. Replace the cartridges into the printer.

Push in on the tab on the left side of the clean-out door on the back of the printer to open the door. Lift the door out of the printer. Check for any paper jams. Jammed paper can block the printer cartridge carriage from moving. Pull any jammed papaer out.

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Printer (HP5650) has full ink cartridges.window sez almost empty


That is normal, the printer "sees" the cartridges by their serial number, so when you pop in a refilled cartridge, the printer thinks you have put in old cartridges and continue to show low ink level. When you pop in a new one, with a new serial code, the ink level will reset, showing that the cartridges are full again.
You can try this:
1. Open printer lid so cartridges move to center of carriage.
2. Lift clamp and remove black or color cartridge from the holder.
3. Place cartridge on table with copper contact strip facing you.
4. Carefully place a strip of clear plastic tape over the four contacts on the upper left corner of the cartridge.
5. Reinstall cartridge in printer and close lid. Wait until cartridge returns to parking position.
6. Open lid and remove cartridge again. Remove tape from left side and place tape over four contacts at upper right corner of cartridge.
7. Reinstall cartridge in printer and close lid. Wait until cartridge returns to parking position again.
8. Open lid again, remove cartridge, remove tape.
9. Reinstall cartridge and close lid.
Printer will now recalibrate. Once the process is complete the ink level meter should be reading full again.
Doesn't always work, but you can try.
Here are links, so you can see:
http://www.misterinkjet.com/hp56reset.htm
http://www.misterinkjet.com/hp57reset.htm

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After installing re-filled ink cartridges, both color and back & white, the printer message that shows ink level still shows low level ink? How do we resolve?


Hello,

Try this procedure:
1. Open printer lid so cartridges move to center of carriage.
2. Lift clamp and remove black or color cartridge from the holder.
3. Place cartridge on table with copper contact strip facing you.
4. Carefully place a strip of clear plastic tape over the four contacts on the upper left corner of the cartridge.
5. Reinstall cartridge in printer and close lid. Wait until cartridge returns to parking position.
6. Open lid and remove cartridge again. Remove tape from left side and place tape over four contacts at upper right corner of cartridge.
7. Reinstall cartridge in printer and close lid. Wait until cartridge returns to parking position again.
8. Open lid again, remove cartridge, remove tape.
9. Reinstall cartridge and close lid.
Printer will now recalibrate. Once the process is complete the ink level meter should be reading full again.

I hope this helps, if so please rate our solution.

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Lift the printer cover. There is a slot on the right side by the ink cartridges. Push the end of your little finger into the slot. Close the lid. I know this sounds lame, but it has helped me many times. It seems the latch will stick and this usually unsticks it.

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Hi dear; When you put in the new cartridge ,did you removed the plastic seal(tape)?

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How do I change HP 5610 print cartridges.


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  • 5605
  • 5608
  • 5610, 5610v, 5610xi
Replace the print cartridges Step one: Remove the print cartridges
  1. Make sure the HP All-in-One is on. Press the On button to turn on the HP All-in-One. The On button is lit when the HP All-in-One is on. Figure 1: Press the On button to turn the product on c00442142.gif 1 - On button CAUTION: If the HP All-in-One is off when you open the print-carriage access door to access the print cartridges, the HP All-in-One will not release the cartridges for changing. You might damage the HP All-in-One if the print cartridges are not docked safely on the right side when you try to remove them.
  2. Open the print-carriage access door by pulling it forward. The print carriage moves to the far right side of the HP All-in-One. Figure 2: Open the access door c00442143.gif
  3. Wait until the print carriage is idle and silent, and then lightly press down on a print cartridge to release it. Figure 3: The print carriage c00316910.gif
    • If you are replacing the tri-color print cartridge, remove the print cartridge from the slot on the left.
    • If you are replacing the black or photo print cartridge, remove the print cartridge from the slot on the right.
    Figure 4: The print cartridges in the proper position c00442144.gif 1 - Print cartridge slot for the tri-color print cartridge 2 - Print cartridge slot for the black and photo print cartridges
  4. Pull the print cartridge toward you out of its slot.

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