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Cover open printer displays cover open after I install new ink cartridge

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  • Anonymous Apr 16, 2008

    After replacing ink cartridge cover open appears on display screen and the only way to shut off printer is to unplug it.

  • donnadeebrow Dec 14, 2008

    after i changed the ink cartridge the printer read cover open and all the lights were on but there was no movement to cancel or to turn the power off

  • MunNgah Dec 20, 2008

    The printer (Lexmark X3470) display "cover open" after replacing a new catridge. Please help me to solve this problem.

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Cover open has been covered in many threads ie http://www.fixya.com/support/t252447-cover_door_open

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See your printer cover for broken.

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Cartridges error on a lexmark


Error: "Invalid Toner Cartridge"; Error: "Invalid Refill"; Message: "Change Cartridge"
Solution
One of these error messages may appear on the printer display immediately after or shortly after a new toner cartridge is installed into the printer. Note: This may not be specifically a toner cartridge problem; the error may be due to a stuck cover open switch on the printer.

To see if the cover open switch is the cause of this problem, open the top front cover and observe the message on the printer's display panel. The display should read Close Door or Insert Cartridge.


If this message is not displayed, the top cover open sensor and switch will need to be replaced. In addition, the printer may have damaged the new toner cartridge. If the cover open sensor is not operating properly, a new cartridge can be incorrectly flagged as a refilled cartridge by the printer. If this happens, the new cartridge will continue to cause an Invalid Refill or Invalid Cartridge error even if you try reinstalling it or installing it into another printer. If this should occur, please contact the point of purchase of the cartridge to find out how to get the cartridge replaced.

Caution: If the cover open sensor is not operating, do not install another new toner cartridge until you have completed the directions below. Inserting another new cartridge can cause that cartridge to stop working as well. Should this situation arise, please take the following actions:


Place the original working cartridge (the empty or near-empty one) back into the printer. This should clear the error message.

Turn the printer off. Doing this will disengage the cover open sensor.

With the printer switched off, open the top lid and remove the old toner cartridge.

Now replace the old cartridge with another new Lexmark toner cartridge.

Power the printer back on. The printer should now read this cartridge as a newly installed toner cartridge and the error should be cleared. The printer and toner cartridge should function properly now, but the top cover sensor on the printer will still need to be replaced.

If your printer is still under warranty or covered under a service contract, please contact Lexmark Technical Support or your service provider for further recommendations and instructions. Until you can get the cover open switch replaced, remember to have the printer powered off whenever you replace the toner cartridge.

If the top cover switch appears to be working fine, or if you have followed the above steps and your printer continues to post an Invalid Toner Cartridge or Invalid Refill error, make sure you are using a new original Lexmark toner cartridge. A toner cartridge remanufactured or refilled by a third party can cause this error.

To help identify a refilled cartridge, look for the yellow label attached to the toner drum and the body of the toner cartridge. If this is damaged or removed, the cartridge may have been refilled.

If you are using a third-party refilled or remanufactured toner cartridge, it is recommended that you install a new Lexmark brand toner cartridge. Lexmark cannot guarantee the compatibility of any third-party toner cartridges with our printers.

OR

1 Switch on the Lexmark X83 printer.

2 Lift open the cartridge door at the front of the device, below the scanner unit. The printer automatically moves the cartridge carrier to the correct position.

3 Pull each ink cartridge toward you to unclasp it from the carrier. Lift the cartridge out of the cartridge carrier.

4 Clean the copper contacts on the bottom of each cartridge with a clean, dry lint-free cloth. Use a gentle, circular motion to clean the contacts.

5 Insert the ink cartridges back into the cartridge carrier. Push back firmly on each cartridge until it snaps into place.

6 Repeat each step in this procedure again. Close the cartridge door.

Oct 04, 2012 | Printers & Copiers

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How do i reset ink cartridge cl511for my canon ip2700


1. Make sure that the power is turned on.

2. Open the Front Cover.
The FINE Cartridge Holder moves to the replacement position.

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3. Remove the empty FINE Cartridge.
(1) Pinch the tabs and open the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover.
(2) Remove the FINE Cartridge.

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4. Prepare the new FINE Cartridge.
(1) Take a new FINE Cartridge out of its package and remove the orange protective tape (C) gently.

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5. Install the FINE Cartridge.
(1) Put a new FINE Cartridge in the FINE Cartridge Holder.
The Color FINE Cartridge should be installed into the left slot and the Black FINE Cartridge should be installed into the right slot.
(2) Close the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover to lock the FINE Cartridge into place.
Push down the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover until it clicks.

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(3) Confirm that the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover is closed correctly.

6. Close the Front Cover.



Sep 20, 2011 | Canon Printers & Copiers

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How do I install the printer cartrige? I do not have the booklet...


  1. Turn on your printer.

  2. Open the front cover.

The ink cartridge carrier moves and stops at the loading position unless the printer is busy.

  1. Press the tabs on the cartridge lids, then lift the lids.

  1. Remove the old ink cartridges.

  1. Store the cartridges in an air-tight container or dispose of them properly.

  2. If you are installing new ink cartridges, remove the sticker and transparent tape from the back and bottom of each ink cartridge.


NOTE: You can use your printer with one cartridge (color or black) at a time. To extend the life of your color cartridge and improve printing speed, install both a color cartridge and a black cartridge at the same time.
  1. Insert the new ink cartridges. Make sure the color ink cartridge is secure in the left ink cartridge carrier and the black ink cartridge is secure in the right ink cartridge carrier.

  1. Snap each lid closed.

  1. Close the front cover. The front cover must be closed to start a print job.

  1. Open the Dell Printer Solution Center by clicking Start® Programs or All Programs® Dell Printers® Dell Photo Printer 720® Dell Printer Solution Center.

  2. Click the Maintenance tab.

  3. Click Install a new print cartridge.

  4. Click Next.

  5. Select the type of cartridge you installed.

NOTE: Specify whether the cartridge is a new cartridge or an old cartridge (one that has been used before). If an old cartridge is incorrectly identified as New Cartridge in the Dell Printer Solution Center, ink levels may be incorrect.
  1. Click Next.

Dec 17, 2010 | Dell Inkjet 720 Printer

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How do I load the ink cartridges into the Canon Pixma printer MX320?


1. Make sure that the power is turned on, and open the Paper Output Tray.

2. Lift the Scanning Unit (Cover), then hold it open with the Scanning Unit Support on the right side.

The FINE Cartridge Holder moves to the replacement position.

3. FINE Cartridge.

(1) Pinch the tabs and open the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover.

(2) Remove the FINE Cartridge.


4. Prepare the new FINE Cartridge.

(1) Take a new FINE Cartridge out of its package and remove the orange protective tape gently.


5. Install the FINE Cartridge.

(1) Put a new FINE Cartridge in the FINE Cartridge Holder.

The Color FINE Cartridge should be installed into the left slot and the Black FINE Cartridge should be into the right slot.

(2) Close the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover to lock the FINE Cartridge into place.

Push down the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover until it clicks.


(3) Confirm that the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover is closed correctly.


(E) Closed correctly

(F) Not closed correctly (the cover is tilted)


6. Lift the Scanning Unit (Cover) slightly to set the Scanning Unit Support back to its original position, and gently close the Scanning Unit (Cover).

Oct 05, 2010 | Canon Printers & Copiers

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Message no cartridge when installing new cartridge. I have installed new ink cartridges but the printer keeps coming up with the message 'No Cartridge' Reinstall the cartridge. I have done this three or...





Hello ,

Start by opening your ink cover and read the LCD screen; this will alert you as to which ink cartridge is not being recognized; make sure the cartridge that it is telling you is empty has been changed.

If the unit is still not recognizing the cartridge you have changed, follow the steps below.

  1. Unplug the power cord for the printer unit.
  2. Open the ink cartridge cover and remove all ink cartridges.
  3. Close the ink cartridge cover.
  4. Plug the power cord back in.
  5. Reinstall the ink cartridges.

Thank you,

Pat

Mar 28, 2010 | Printers & Copiers

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My epson stylus cx6000 printer keeps showing -(install the ink cartridges) and I have already put in new ones. The code is E-02.


f you have just installed a new cartridge and you still see an ink related error message, the cartridge may be incorrectly installed. Follow these steps to make sure the cartridges are correctly installed:

  1. Make sure the Stylus CX is turned on.


  2. Check the photo viewer screen to determine which cartridge is incorrectly installed. Then do one of the following:


    • If printer shows the ink cartridge is expended, press the cp_button_6.gif Start button.


    • If the printer shows the cartridge is low on ink, press the Setup/Utilities button. Press the cp_button_41_er.gif or cp_button_42_er.gif button to select Press Start to change cartridges. Then press the cp_button_6.gif Start button.


  3. Press the cp_button_6.gif Start button again.


  4. Lift up the scanner, then open the cartridge cover.


alert_caution.gif Caution:
Never attempt to open the cartridge cover when the print head is moving. Wait until the cartridges have moved to the replacement position.

  • Press down all the ink cartridges until they click into place to make sure they are properly seated.


  • alert_note.gif Note:
    If a cartridge is properly seated already, you may not hear a click.

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  • Close the ink cartridge cover and press it until it clicks into place.


  • Close the scanner.


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  • Press the cp_button_6.gif Start button. The Stylus CX charges ink for about one minute and displays Charging Ink on the photo viewer screen until charging is finished.


  • alert_caution.gif Caution:
    Never turn off the Stylus CX while the Charging Ink message is displayed or you'll waste ink.

  • Press the Setup/Utilities button to return to the previous mode, if necessary.
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    I don't know how to change the ink bought this printer from a guy at work no manual


    Lift the scanner cover from the right-hand side of the MFC until
    it locks securely into the open position.

    If one or more ink cartridges are empty, for example Black, the
    LCD shows Ink Empty Black and Cover is Open.

    Pull the ink cartridge hook toward you and remove the ink
    cartridge for the color shown on the LCD.

    Open the new ink cartridge bag for the color shown on the LCD,
    and then take out the ink cartridge.

    Remove the cartridge covers.

    Each color has its own correct position. Keep the ink cartridge
    in an upright position when you insert it into slot. Press down on
    the ink cartridge until the hook snaps over it.

    Lift the scanner cover to release the lock. Gently push the
    scanner cover support down and close the scanner cover.

    If you replaced an ink cartridge while Near Empty was
    displayed on the LCD, the LCD may ask you to verify that it was
    a brand new one. Example: Did You Change Blck? 1.Yes
    2.No. For each new cartridge you installed, press 1 on the dial
    pad to automatically reset the ink dot counter for that color. If the
    ink cartridge you installed is not a brand new one, please be
    sure to select 2.

    If you wait until Ink Empty message is displayed on the LCD,
    the MFC will automatically reset the ink dot counter.

    If the Install message is on the display after you have
    installed ink cartridges, check that the ink cartridges are
    installed properly.

    Hope that helps you!

    Aug 12, 2009 | Brother MFC 420CN All-In-One InkJet...

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    I HAVE NO INSTRUCTIONS FOR OPENING THE CARTRIDGE COVER ON MY EPSON rx595 PRINTER AND CHANGING THE CARTRIDGES.


    Make sure you have a new ink cartridge before you begin. You must install new cartridges immediately after removing the old ones.
    Follow the steps below to replace one or more ink cartridges that are expended:
    1. Turn on the printer.
    2. If a cartridge is low or expended, you see a message on the display screen. Note which cartridges need to be replaced and press OK.
    3. Open the scanner, then open the cartridge cover.
    4. Squeeze the tab on the cartridge and lift it up. Dispose of it carefully. Do not take the used cartridge apart or try to refill it.
    5. Remove the cartridge from the package, but be careful not to touch the green chip on the edge.
    6. Remove the yellow tape from the bottom of the ink cartridge.

      Caution: Do not remove any other labels or seals, or ink will leak.

    7. Insert the new ink cartridge into the holder and push it down until it clicks into place.
    8. Once you replace all the cartridges that need replacing, close the cartridge cover and push it down until it clicks into place.
    9. Close the scanner.
    10. Press OK to begin charging the ink. This takes about 2 minutes. When you see a completion message on the display screen, ink charging is finished.
    Caution: To conserve ink, never turn off the printer while ink is charging. If you see an ink replacement message on the display screen, press OK and press down all the cartridges securely

    Jan 08, 2009 | Epson RX595 Photo All-In-One Printer

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    Reinstalling ink


    I put a new magenta cartridge in the printer. It says to open the scanner cover, then reinstall ink cartridge. when i open the scanner cover nothing happens and i dont know how to install the ink.

    Oct 03, 2008 | Brother DCP 115C All-In-One InkJet Printer

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    Print cartridges


    1. When one or more ink cartridges are empty, for example, Black, the LCD shows “Ink Empty Black” and “Open Cover.” Close the printer’s document support and the document tray.
    2. Lift the top cover to the open position until it locks securely into place.
    3. Pull the ink cartridge hook toward the front of the printer and remove the color ink cartridge displayed on the LCD. Place the cartridge in a plastic bag as it may still contain some residual ink and may leak.
    4. Open the new ink cartridge bag for the color shown on the LCD and remove the new ink cartridge. The cartridge cover may come off when you open the bag. This is not uncommon and will not damage the cartridge.
    5. Each color has its own correct position that is clearly labeled and color coded inside the printer. Keep the ink cartridge in an upright position when you insert it into slot. It will only fit in the correct direction. Press down on the ink cartridge until the hook snaps over it.
    6. If you replaced an ink cartridge while “Near Empty” was displayed on the LCD, the LCD may ask you to verify that the replacement cartridge was brand new one. Example: “Did You Change Black? 1.Yes 2.No.” For each new cartridge you installed, press 1 on the dial pad to automatically reset the ink dot counter for that color. If the ink cartridge you installed is not a brand-new one, select 2.

    Sep 16, 2008 | Brother MFC-5840CN All-In-One InkJet...

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