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Photo Colours I have been trying endlessly to print photos but the colour is not right they look like they have a purple tint. I have changed my ink even though the others were new but still have the same problem. Im using ink cartridge #s 342 and 348. I also don,t know how to clean the heads. AAAAARRRRHHHH! Pleeeeeeeeeese help.

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  • karlton Dec 28, 2007

    All pictures print in purplish color even after cleaning cartridges and contacts. Changed cartridges, used HP calibrate, clean and test utility. Still purple!



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Hi, You can remove the cartridges out of the printer and then clean the cartridge contacts with a cotton swab dipped in distilled water or normal bottle water will do fine once the cartridges are clean let them dry for few minutes and then install the cartridge back in the printer and check the print quality ..again. You can also follow the instructions in the below weblink to trouble shoot the issue.. Just click on the above link to open it and follow the instructions in the webpage.. Wish u success.. Regards, Barret.

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