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Top Cover Open

I make sure that the top cover closed. I attempted several time deleting the driver and restore but same problem appeared.

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  • Anonymous Nov 25, 2007

    problem open cover printer hp 5150

  • bamboo2 Dec 07, 2007

    Yes, I have the same problem.

  • wackysalut Dec 30, 2007

    Same problem here, after quite some printing. The printer stalled, and that's the message I get since then. Is there a way to reset the thing ?

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I just had to close the cover correctly, trying with a pen to push the black pin (where it detects if the cover is open). It worked after some time!

Posted on Jan 15, 2008

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Had same problem.  fixed this way: unplug power cable AND usb cable.  Replug both in.  physically remove both print cartidges.  put them back in.  this worked for me.

Posted on Jan 15, 2008

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The screen states "close cover E" It is closed but the screen keeps saying " close cover E" ?


The Exit 2 interlock switch is either broken or off it's base or defective. If you open up the top door on left side of print, there is a push button switch that mounts on the back side. If you're standing on the left side of printer it's located on the top left. Make sure it's mounted properly and try to push the button with your finger and see if error goes away, if not replace switch, part number 110E11580.

http://www.iteminconline.com/110e11580_xerox-5500-door-b-interlock-switch.htm

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My Lexmark printer when turn on it makes noise and it can not print with a error code 2200


Hello thanks for using Fixya

The 2200 error message indicates a scanner stall or jam. The steps below will help you to resolve the issue and clear the error message.

Step1.
Power off the All-In-One (AIO) and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Wait 30 seconds. Then reinsert the power supply and power the AIO on.
Did the error message return?
Yes:
Continue to step 2.
No:
Attempt a test scan. If the error message does not reappear, the error is resolved.

Step2. Power off the AIO and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Open the scanner cover. Check the scanner glass for cracks and the scanner casing for cracks. Close the scanner lid. Open the top cover of the AIO. Using the carrier belt, move the cartridge carrier to the middle of the unit. Remove both cartridges, close the top cover, reinsert the power supply, and power the AIO on.Did the error message return?
Yes:
Continue to Contacting Lexmark.
No:
Continue to step 3.

Step3: Power off the AIO and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Open the top cover of the AIO. Using the carrier belt, move the cartridge carrier to the middle of the unit. Insert the color cartridge, close the top cover, reinsert the power supply, and power on the AIO.
Did the error message return?
Yes:
Repeat step 3 with another color cartridge. If the printer fails again, continue to step 4.
No:
Repeat step 3 and install the black/photo cartridge. If both cartridges are installed, attempt a test scan. If the error message does not reappear, the error is resolved.

Step4: Power off the AIO and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Open the top cover of the AIO. Using the carrier belt, move the cartridge carrier to the middle of the unit. Remove the color cartridge and insert the black/photo cartridge. Then close the top cover, reinsert the power supply, and power the AIO on.
Did the error message return?
Yes:
Repeat step 4 with another black/photo cartridge. If the printer fails again, continue to Contacting Lexmark.
No:
Install the color cartridge. If the printer fails, continue to Contacting Lexmark. If the error message does not appear with both cartridges installed, attempt a test scan. If the error message does not reappear, the error is resolved.


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Feb 11, 2011 | Lexmark P4350 All-In-One InkJet Printer

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How so I remove the old prinhead and install a new one


  1. Turn the printer on.
  2. Allow printer to complete initialization.
  3. Scroll to the Printhead menu icon (icon on the lower right of the front panel display) and press Enter.
  4. Scroll to Replace Printheads and press Enter.
  5. If the message "Printheads still functional" appears, select Yes to continue testing the printheads.
  6. When instructed, open the top cover.
  7. Open the carriage cover and remove all of the printheads.
  8. Turn the printer off.
  9. Clean the electrical contacts in all carriage slots and on all printheads (instructions below).
  10. Allow the contacts to dry.
  11. install the new printheads and close the carriage cover.
  12. Close the top cover.
  13. Turn the printer on and attempt to verify functionality.

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How do I fix a paper jam? I've got paper jam around the exit roller and I can't get it out?


There should be a way to unlock one of the sides. Try taking out the toner cartridge and going in that way. If you can see the paper, get a pair of needle nose pliers and SLOWLY see if you can pull the paper out.

Sep 21, 2009 | Samsung CLP-510 Laser Printer

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My Brother 560 says top cover open when the cover appears closed.


Make sure the covers are completely closed. Open each section an close it making sure it closes with a click. Also check for covers under other covers.

Hope this is of some help.
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May 09, 2009 | Brother IntelliFAX 560 Plain Paper Fax

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I recently replaced the magenta cartridge in my HP 3210 Photosmart printer because the light indicated it needed to be replaced. However, the printer still won't print, and the message still says that I...


Hi,
If you turned the machine off and replaced the cartridge, you can get this error.

Could you try the following procedure below please to clear the error, thanks.
  1. Turn on the unit.
  2. Open the top cover to access the print cartridges.
  3. Remove the new cartridge that is causing the message.
  4. Reinsert the cartridge and close the cover. The following message will appear on the front panel: "Press 1 for new cartridge or press 2 for a used cartridge."
  5. Press the 1 on the numeric keypad of the HP product.
If the message, press 1 for new cartridge or press 2 for a used cartridge, "does not appear after removing and reinstalling the new cartridge, and the low ink warning message still displays,

follow the steps below:
  1. Turn on the unit.
  2. Open the top cover to access the ink cartridges.
  3. After the cartridges stop moving, unplug the power cord.
  4. Remove both cartridges and close the top cover.
  5. Plug the power back in. The unit will reinitialize and a message will appear to insert the cartridges.
  6. Open the top cover and reinsert the ink cartridges. Close the top cover. The message,
  7. Press 1 for new cartridge or press 2 for a used cartridge," should appear.
Hope this helps
Regards.

Apr 18, 2009 | HP Photosmart 3310 Printer

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Error 2200 lexmark 6250.


hey ,

Follow the steps :-

Step Action
1 Power off the All-In-One (AIO) and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Wait 30 seconds. Then reinsert the power supply and power the AIO on.

Did the error message return?

Yes: Continue to step 2.
No: Attempt a test scan. If the error message does not reappear, the error is resolved.

2 Power off the AIO and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Open the scanner cover. Check the scanner glass for cracks and the scanner casing for cracks. Close the scanner lid. Open the top cover of the AIO. Using the carrier belt, move the cartridge carrier to the middle of the unit. Remove both cartridges, close the top cover, reinsert the power supply, and power the AIO on.

Did the error message return?

Yes: Continue to Contacting Lexmark.
No: Continue to step 3.

3 Power off the AIO and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Open the top cover of the AIO. Using the carrier belt, move the cartridge carrier to the middle of the unit. Insert the color cartridge, close the top cover, reinsert the power supply, and power on the AIO.

Did the error message return?

Yes: Repeat step 3 with another color cartridge. If the printer fails again, continue to step 4.
No: Repeat step 3 and install the black/photo cartridge. If both cartridges are installed, attempt a test scan. If the error message does not reappear, the error is resolved.

4 Power off the AIO and remove the power supply from the back of the unit. Open the top cover of the AIO. Using the carrier belt, move the cartridge carrier to the middle of the unit. Remove the color cartridge and insert the black/photo cartridge. Then close the top cover, reinsert the power supply, and power the AIO on.

Did the error message return?

Yes: Repeat step 4 with another black/photo cartridge. If the printer fails again, continue to Contacting Lexmark.
No: Install the color cartridge. If the printer fails, continue to Contacting Lexmark. If the error message does not appear with both cartridges installed, attempt a test scan. If the error message does not reappear, the error is resolved...

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HP Deskjet 5150 - top cover open


I had the same problem, and the cause turned out to be the cover switch not being fully pushed in. On the underside right edge of the top cover, there's a little triangular protrusion that pushes down a black rectangular button (the cover switch) when the cover is closed. The problem occurs because the flimsy top cover is made of plastic and flexes slightly when you close it. This means that sometimes, the right edge of the cover won't seat properly even though it appears as if the cover is closed all the way. When this happens, the triangular protrusion isn't fully pressing the switch down.

To test if this is this is happening, send a print job to the printer and wait for the "top cover is open" error message to appear. Next, open the top cover door and locate the cover switch. It's a little black button in a rectangular hole at the right edge of the doorway near the ink cartridges. Take a pen or a car key and use it to push the cover switch down. You can also use your fingertip to do this if it's skinny enough. If you keep the cover switch pressed down, the power button should start blinking to indicate a print job is coming through. If the print job actually starts printing, then you know the problem was the cover switch.

In my case, all I had to do the fix the problem was close the cover and make sure it was fully seated by firmly pressing down the right edge of the cover until I heard a plasticky "click" noise. After that, the problem went away.

Hope this helps.

Jul 23, 2008 | HP DeskJet 5150 InkJet Printer

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When attempting to print, I receive an error message which states "Inner conver is open. Close the inner cover and press OK". However, the inner cover is closed...? I have opened and closed...


Are you looking at the canon error window picture that show up on your monitor: It is the front inner flap you see after you open up the two top "covers". I forgot I opened this one looking for a paper jam. The printer cartridges would not even move to the front with this flap opened. After I closed the inner flap it all works (after opening and closing the top two "covers" many times!

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