Question about HP Photosmart C5180 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Hi. The image of my photos and colour prints are very off correct colour.
It seems to be printing with too much yellow.
This is confirmed that i have only had to replace the yellow cartridge now twice in 3 months, other cartridge use still good... HP originals!!
The pictures also appear darker.
When i first got the printer it was printing perfectly... now RUBBISH.
I have reset factory settings, tried custom settings, printing from different photo editing programmes, alignments etc.
Should i reload software and drivers?
printer is working, but the colors in the printed output are not the
expected colors. The output may look as if only one color has printed,
or as if a color has not printed, or as if the wrong colors have been
Complete the following steps to resolve this issue.
Step one: Check ink levels
the print defect is minor, it might be caused by reserve mode
operation. When the printer runs out of some colors, it can continue
printing using remaining inks, but print quality may be affected. If
cyan, magenta, or yellow is out, the printer can print only in
NOTE: HP cannot guarantee the quality or reliability of non-HP ink. If ink cartridges have been refilled, try replacing them with genuine HP ink cartridges. Replace any empty print cartridges. To access the ink level gauge, follow these steps.
Posted on Jan 24, 2008
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