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Why does the printer say improper shut down and to avoid damage use on button for proper shutdown?

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Hello johnny22, this is Enday inorder to solve your problem ..try this steps....uninstall your printer and then re-install the software again.... just see if its work...

If not just reply me inorder to give you another solution....

Posted on Jan 30, 2008

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SOURCE: When I turn on my printer I get the message Error Press OK

You have to refit the micropump gear, this is happening because this gear should be out of its place. It's on the left side of your printer. I.ve just solved the same problem.

Posted on Nov 27, 2008

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This is likely a hardware problem. However you can try a sem-full reset to factory default conditions by 1. unplugging the power cord while the printer is powered on and 2. press and hold the OK and Cancel buttons while plugging in the power cord. If this this does not clear the error you probably have a hardware issue. On my printer, after going through a diagnostic procedure with the HP Chat Tech and concluding a hardware issue I did a bit more research and then took the printer apart. It turns out that a fairly common problem is for the large white gear on the left side of the printer that drives the ink pump comes off the shaft. I reassembled it to the shaft and put the printer back together. When I plugged in the power cord the printer started and did about a 5 minute maintenance procedure and now works fine.

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Reset the printer by following steps
1. Unplug the power cable from printer when the printer is powered on and wait for 20 seconds.

2. Then, press and hold # and 6 while plugging in the power cord.

Continue holding until it displays Semi Full Reset message in the front panel of the All-in-One.

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2. Unplug the power cord also from the wall outlet...
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5. Press and hold the pound (#) and six (6) buttons.
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2. Unplug the power cord also from the wall outlet...
3. Wait for two minutes.
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5. Press and hold the pound (#) and six (6) buttons.
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You have to refit the micropump gear, this is happening because this gear should be out of its place. It's on the left side of your printer. I.ve just solved the same problem.

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Hello johnny22, this is Enday inorder to solve your problem ..try this steps....uninstall your printer and then re-install the software again.... just see if its work...

If not just reply me inorder to give you another solution....

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