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Photo printing When I print a copy of a photo it looks like it has a yellow coat of ink over the whole thing. The photo is fine. it just has that yellow tint. Even the white part of the borders are yellow. Any ideas? Kevin

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  • tmknc Jan 13, 2008

    I still have the yellow cover and now I have white lines from top to bottom. I don't know what to try.

  • tmknc Jan 16, 2008

    I tried it again. Now, when I print from the internet, all is fine but I get that yellow overlap when I print from a hand fed copy. It only does this when I try to copy from another document. Any other ideas?



    Kevin

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This is due to the ink cartridge leaking, try cleaning the cartridges and make a color copy from the printer to fix the issue.

Posted on Jan 17, 2008

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This might be due to the ink. Try to clean the cartridges and check for the color copy from the front panel of the printer. If the issue is same, try with the power cycle and semi-full steps as follows


1. Verify that the unit is switched on. Unplug the all-in-one from power and disconnect the connection port.
2. Wait 30 seconds.
3. Plug in the power only.
4. Repeat steps 2-4 two more times.
5. On the third time after plugging the unit into power, reconnect the connection port from the all-in-one to your computer.


Semi-full 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.

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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