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  • Open top cover
  • Remove toner unit
  • Place on flat surface
  • Press the blue release level and lift toner unit out leaving drum
  • Open new toner packet
  • Shake new unit remove yellow protection plate
  • Fit into drum unit click down
  • Install whole unit into machine
  • Close top cover
Thats it Thanks J

Posted on Feb 03, 2008

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HP Color LaserJet 2600n Printer - Installing Print Cartridges When a print cartridge approaches the end of useful life, the control panel displays a message recommending that to order a replacement. The printer can continue to print using the current print cartridge until the control panel displays a message instructing to replace the cartridge. The printer uses four colors and has a different print cartridge for each color: black (K), cyan (C), magenta (M), and yellow (Y). Replace a print cartridge when the printer control panel displays one of the following messages: Replace yellow cartridge, Replace magenta cartridge, Replace cyan cartridge, Replace black cartridge. The control panel display also indicates the color that should be replaced (unless a genuine HP cartridge is not currently installed). Change the print cartridge
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