Question about HP PSC 1210v All-In-One InkJet Printer

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HP 1210. Copies light solid 'E'. Print Cartridge light, blinking orange. Happened out of blue, with 20 pages pending in cue on 4 different print jobs. Tried the reset, did not work. (hold cancel and power, both lights blink release, go through process of printing alignment page. alignment page never prints.) Any help is a life save, thanks! Worked fine for years, have a brand new cartridge for it unopened from months ago. Will never start another job before finishing the first again on the 1210. Should have been more careful.

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Hi,

seems like an hardware problem... anyway we will give a try

> unplug the usb cable
> open control panel and then open printers and faxes
> right click on each and every printer icon related to this particular printer and delete it.
> now turn off the printer
> keep pressing the on button for 20 seconds
> turn the printer on
> take out the ink cartridges
> now turn on the printer
> when the printer asks for the cartridges, insert them
> still if you have the problem, check for any jammed paper
> turn off the printer and open the rear access door. you will get full acces to the rollers, remove the jammed paper if any
> close the rear access door
> try to copy or print after turning on the printer

if still u have the problem service the unit.
you can also cal the tech support at 18004746836

thanks and regards
agnel

Posted on Mar 19, 2008

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