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HP Photosmart 7760 Slooooow print

My printer works, but prints super slow. It ends ups printing 1 line every 2-3 minutes. It takes an hour or more for one picture at 4x6. I reset the factory default and still nothing. I don't have the printer connected to the printer yet, and am running straight from a memory card. Any suggestions?

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Re: HP Photosmart 7760 Slooooow print

I had the same problem and it turned out to be a faulty tricolor printer cartridge. I changed my cartridge and it worked normally. I hope this helps!

Posted on Dec 01, 2007

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Could be either or Both.

1:) Clean the print heads, using the printer toolbox et,c.
2:) Check the head alignment.
3:) check the printer rollers are in good condition.
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Brenda Walker on August 18, 2009

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