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HP printer says cartridges missing or not detected

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My printer is reading cartridge is missing or not detected, I have put in new ink & cleaned the heads, what else can I do. It printed fine last night.

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Try to uninstall the software and reinstall but only the custom drivers for printing an any updated for them.

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