Removing and Installing Print Cartridges
this steps might help youStep 1: Open the printer
If the HP Deskjet printer is turned off when the print-cartridge access
door is lifted to access the print cartridges, the printer will not
release the cartridges for changing. Damage may occur to the HP Deskjet
printer if the print cartridges are not docked safely on the right side
when you try to remove them. Push the scraper bar gently with your
finger if it is blocking the cartridges, then press the Power
Step 2 - Remove old cartridges
Turn on the printer. Press the Power
button if it is not lit.
the printer cover, then wait until the print cartridge cradle moves to
the right side of the printer and is idle and silent.
Step three: Use a cartridge protector
Press down lightly on top of the cartridge latch.
Pull out the bottom of the latch to unhook it.
Slide the cartridge out.
you are temporarily removing a working cartridge (for instance,
removing a Black cartridge in order to install a Photo cartridge), put
it in a cartridge protector. Cartridge protectors come with Photo
Step 4 - Make sure the new cartridges are compatible
Which cartridges you use depends on your country or region. To check
the cartridge compatibility for your product, click this link, HP SureSupply
. If your language or country does not display next to the globe icon (
) select your language and location.Step 5 - Install the new cartridges
If you are installing a new print cartridge, remove the protective tape.
Do not attempt to remove the copper strip.
Hold the print cartridge so the nozzles
are down and the contacts face toward the printer, then slide the
cartridge into the carriage.
Cartridges marked with a triangle go into the left carriage slot.
Cartridges marked with a square or pentagon go into the right carriage slot.
Push down on the print cartridge latch until it snaps closed.
Print cartridge maintenance
Close the printer cover.
removing the print cartridges from the printer, it is necessary to
follow basic care and maintenance guidelines to keep them from drying
out. The following guidelines will help maintain HP inkjet print
cartridges and ensure consistent print quality.
Do not reattach the plastic tape that covered the ink nozzles since this can damage the nozzles.
Store the print cartridge(s) in a print cartridge protector or airtight plastic container. If the cartridge is stored in an airtight plastic container, make sure the nozzles face down and are not in contact with the container. Do not use plastic bags: this may damage the print crtridges.
Placing a moist paper towel in the airtight container may help to keep the cartridges from drying out.
A print cartridge protector is provided with the photo print cartridge.
To insert the cartridge into this protector, slide the cartridge at a slight angle into the protector and snap it securely in place.
To remove the cartridge, press down and back on the top of the protector to release the cartridge. Slide the cartridge out of the protector.
Do not drop the print cartridge since it could be damaged.
link below with pictureshttp://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00569593&tmp_task=useCategory&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&lang=en&product=467980