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I can't get my black print cartridge in its place [new one] I had it in bur the machine is saying check pape. and paper if i just try on the colour oner and then it made it fall out, now the machine is saying check cartridge. I feel as if maybe I got some paper stuck with trying too much.What do you think?HP Photosmart C310

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SOUNDS TO ME LIKE THE CARTRIDGE IS IMPROPERLY INSTALLED.

CHECK THE MANUAL, OR GET IT OFF THE WEB IF U NEED TOO.

MOST PRINTERS HAVE A TROUBLESHOOTING AND A MAINTENANCE PROGRAM BUILT IN.

RUN THOSE..SEE WHAT IT POINTS TO.

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