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My HP photosmart A616 printer prints with a purple hue even with a brand new cartridge. not true color at all. I have cleaned the cartridges and ran the color test.

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SOURCE: printer will not print in color

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Posted on Apr 19, 2008

SOURCE: HP Photosmart D7360

HP support decided it could not be repaired on line, agreed to replace it but found it was a few days out of waranty...so it is dead in the water. Probably not cost effective to repair it.

Posted on Aug 04, 2008

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SOURCE: My HP Photosmart D7360 will

Hi rfillmore, I would suggest you update your printer drivers, try this, follow instructions exactly as written:

Create a new folder on your desktop and name it newhpdrivers(substitute your manufacturer in new name). Un-intall printer and printer software completely. Go to manufacturers website and navigate to their drivers/downloads or support menu. Select your model, choose the relevant software and download to the new folder you created on your desktop(watch for the light yellow bar at the top of window viewing pane, click on this and choose – download file - . Power down your computer. Reconnect the printer to the computer and turn printer on. Power on pc. Windows will detect new hardware and ask if you have the manufacturers install cd or a location to check for install files. Direct the wizard to your new software, follow the rest of the setup instructions and your done.


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Probably bad, there's actually no way to check ink levels.

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SOURCE: HP photosmart c7280 printing photos with purple hue

Does the c7280 use seperate Magenta and PhotoMagenta cartridges? If so make certain the right cartridge is in the correct slot.

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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