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Printer issue My dad has a HP Deskjet 5440. He recently installed two cartridges and now the arrow light keeps flashing and we are getting prompts that the cartridges are incorrectly installed. I have taken them out twice and put them back in correctly. Also, I went to HP's website and we have the latest drivers installed.

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Did you remove the cellotape from the cartridges' heads?

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  • myfixlogcom Jan 05, 2011

    I had an HP 5440 with the same problem. I was able to fix it - just check out these instructions that I made: http://www.myfixlog.com/fix.php?fid=22

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