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Hp5160 I can't figure out how to use the photo tray for printing photos in my library. It works fine printing from a memory card but not printing from the computer! The docs don't mention anything either... shouldn't I have a choice to print between photo tray and main tray?

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Check the software disk very often there is a more comprehensive manual available there in PDF format

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My photosmart 7150 prints half a page(vertical half) ! It worked fine before this. Help! thanks

Ok, I was having this same problem and the solution for me appears to lay in the fact that the "photo tray" was pushed in, signaling to the printer that it should print to the size specifications of a photo (approximately half the width of a standard letter page). I should also mention that with my problem, the printer would hang at every single print job--presumably to wait for you to input your photo paper--and that executing this fix solved the problem.
To fix this, I followed these instructions: SOLUTION:Follow the steps below to correct the issue:
  1. Disconnect power to the printer.
  2. Remove all photo paper from the Photo Tray.
  3. Push the Photo Tray completely into the printer.
  4. Snap the Photo Tray out (towards you) sharply.
  5. Reconnect power to the printer.
  6. Print a self-test on 8.5 X 10 paper.
  7. Engage the Photo Tray.
  8. From the Printer Toolbox, select Calibrate the Photo Tray .

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Photos print too redish; blues are purplish

Photo Prints Slowly on HP Advanced Photo Paper
... 8250, 8250xi and 8250v Printers - Photo Prints Slowly on HP Advanced ... Prints Slowly on HP Advanced Photo Paper - c00564372 ... 8250, 8250xi, and 8250v printers print a photo on HP Advanced Photo Paper slower than expected. The ... s.gif » Choose the Best Ink Cartridges for Your Printing Task
Choose the optimum combination of ink cartridges to enhance photo quality. s.gif » Printing Photos from a Memory Card
... to view, select, enhance, and print photos. You can also print camera-selected photos, photos you ... in the Main tray or Photo tray. Check the Photo tray light to verify that ... Load photo paper. Check the Photo tray light to verify that ... s.gif » Problems Printing from the Photo Tray
Instructions and troubleshooting on photo tray printing issues.

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HP Photosmart C6100 All-in-One

Just click below;

Set Up the Printer Hardware
Remove packing materials, check contents of the box, connect the power cord, set the menus, load paper, and install the print cartridges. s.gif » Product Specifications
Minimum system requirements, connectivity, print cartridges, specifications for print, copy, paper, print margins, paper tray capacity, memory card, scan, physical size, power, and ... s.gif » Printing Instructions for 4 x 12 and 5 x 7 Inch Paper
Generic printing instructions. s.gif » Creating Borderless Photo Prints with the HP All-in-One Software
... 4 by 6-inch photo paper with tab (snapshot paper) ... Remove the paper from the paper tray and load the snapshot paper. Insert tabbed paper with the perforated, tear-off ... Click Photo Prints . The HP Photo Prints window will appear. ..
hope this may help;


Jul 31, 2008 | HP Photosmart C6100 All-In-One Printer

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Smaller items will only feed crookedly into the printer document

Check to see if you are feeding the envelopes and 4x6 cards/photo paper correctly.

Both envelopes and 4x6 cards must be loaded and centered on the paper exit tray (not inside the paper input tray).

Printing envelopes:
  • Up to 15 envelopes can be loaded at a time.
  • The print side of the envelope faces down.
  • The envelopesare centered on the paper exit tray.
  • You print the envelopes with Landscape orientation.
Printing cards:
  • Up to 35 greeting cards, index cards, postcards, or photo cardscan be loaded at a time.
  • The print side of the cards faces down.
  • The cards are centered on the paper exit tray.
  • You select Automatic, Normal, or Photo print quality.

For images on how to correctly load the paper, download your printer user's guide:

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HP C5180 All-in-one : Memory Card Error, No memory card in it

  1. Remove the memory card from the camera.
  2. Locate the memory card slot on the product that is compatible with your memory card. Figure 1: Memory card slot locations c01331721.jpg 1 - CompactFlash (I, II) 2 - Secure Digital, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Secure MultiMedia Card 3 - xD-Picture Card 4 - Memory Stick, Magic Gate Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo (with user-supplied adapter), Memory Stick Pro 5 - Front universal serial bus (USB) port (PictBridge-enabled)
    NOTE: Some portable USB flash drives with a read-only partition, such as U3 smart drives, might be incompatible with the front mass storage port on your product. These partitions are added by the manufacturer and may include utilities and other software. Refer to the manufacturer for additional details about your drive.
  3. If it is not already on, turn the product on by pressing the power button (c01324469.gif ).
  4. Turn the memory card so that the label faces inward and the contacts face the product. Figure 2: Inserting the memory card c01335108.gif CAUTION: Inserting the memory card in any other way might damage the card and the product.
  5. Gently push the memory card into the memory card slot until it stops. The memory card does not insert all the way into the product; do not try to force it.
  6. When the memory card is inserted correctly, the status light next to the memory card slots flashes and then remains solid green. CAUTION: Never attempt to remove a memory card while it is being accessed. Doing so can damage files on the card. You can safely remove a card only when the status light next to the memory card slots is not blinking. Do not pull out a memory card while the light is flashing green.
Step two: Print the photo
  1. Press Photo Menu . A message displays on the control panel with the number of files found on the memory card.
  2. Press the right (c01185072.jpg ) and left (c01185108.jpg ) arrow buttons to browse through the photos on the memory card.
  3. When the photo number you want to print appears, press OK .
  4. After selecting the photos, press Photo Menu again.
  5. Press the right arrow button (c01185072.jpg ) to select Number of Copies , and then press OK .
  6. Press the right arrow button (c01185072.jpg ) to select Layout , and then press OK .
  7. Press the right arrow button (c01185072.jpg ) to select Paper Size , and then press OK .
  8. Press the right arrow button (c01185072.jpg ) to select Paper Type , and then press OK .
  9. Make any other appropriate changes to the settings, and then press Print Photos .

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Prints photos with yellow horizontal stripes.Hv downloaded HP printing diagnostic utility and no errors were reported. If just using scanner to copy photos, prints fine but copying photos in library p

go into the printer and do a test print. start>printer & faxes>right click on the printer in question>properties>printer preference button> test print ... try the printer's own test print. This is usually caused by a poor print head, low ink, poor cartridge or the need for calibration. Look in the maintenance tab in the printer properties for head cleaner, jet cleaner etc. This also happens with refill ink cartridges.

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HP C6180 won't print borderless photos

Also had ongoing problem of paper jams printing PDF files, but not when printing any other files. Solved both problems by uninstalling and reinstalling printer driver.

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Printing Photos on Photo Paper

Ensure u are placing the paper in the photo tray..
if u r printing from the memory card which is inserted in the printer..ensure that the PHOTO BUTTON on the printer is on..
You can also try to reset the printer by going to the SETTINGS/TOOLS menu (RENCH SYMBOL) and then look for the Factory Restore (Might be under "Preferences")

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Mac Leopard OS: Can't print from photo tray

Here's the trick. It took me an hour to figure this puzzle out myself. DO NOT select the Print icon at the bottom of iPhoto. Do NOT select Print from the File menu. DO select EXPORT from the File menu. Select the HP Photosmart Mac tab Select HP Photosmart from the app selector. Click the Export button. HP Photosmart will load with a new print dialog box. Make all necessary selections. This is where you can select the Photo Tray as the tray for the printer to take paper from. This solved MY problem! Let us know if this helps you!

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Printing photos

Of course you can use 4x6 photo paper
you have select the paper size from page setup as 4x6

and put the paper in the tray after adjusting the tray size

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