Question about HP LaserJet 2840 Printer

2 Answers

I have the hp 2640 half the right side of the page good but the left side is fain you can hardly see fade out form right to left side of the page

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 1,218 Answers

This issues looking printer head problem. check the following Steps for cleaning printer head :

  • Click on the Start button if you have Windows XP. If you have Windows Vista, click the Windows icon that resides in the lower left corner of your computer screen.
  • Click on "Control Panel," then "Printers and Other Hardware." Finally click on "View Installed Printers or Fax Printers."
  • Right-click on the name of your printer and choose "Printing Preferences." This should open a new window; next look for a tab or button marked Maintenance, or something similar.
  • Find the button that says "Print heads" or "Clean the Print heads" and click on it. You may be asked to choose which print heads; choose them all if you are. Make sure there is paper and ink in your printer, and that it is turned on ahead of time.
  • Take out the page your printer has printed and see if there are any grids or boxes missing. If there aren't, then you can just exit the program--your print heads are not clogged. If there are grids missing, then click on the "Cleaning" or similarly worded button.
  • Once the cleaning process has completed, print another page to be sure that your print heads are no longer clogged. If they are still clogged, repeat Steps 1-5 until your printer is printing clearly.

Posted on Oct 11, 2010

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 340 Answers

Most likely your print heads need to be cleaned. To do this go to start, devices and printers, right click on your printer and choose printing preferences, click on the color tab and at the bottom there will be an option that says printer services, click on this and click on clean cartridge. This should be all that you need to do! ;)

Posted on Oct 10, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hp laserjet only prints clearly on 1/2 the page


YOU PROBLEM IN THE FUSER STAGE MAYBE FUSER FLIM IS PROBLEM

Mar 28, 2013 | HP LaserJet 1200 Printer

1 Answer

Sir ihave printing problem when i print a page on the left side margin impression faded there is some faded portion of teflon roller crieate this problem please assist me how to solve this problem ...


sir ihave printing problem when i print a page on the left & right side margin impression faded please assist me how to solve this problem regards KULDEEP SINGH BISHT

Aug 09, 2010 | HP LaserJet 1020 Printer

1 Answer

MY HP 2840 IS ONLY PRINTING ON THR RIGHT SIDE, What could be the problem?


this is a typical problem.. this printer uses a carasol meaning that the toners are riding on a carasol there are 2 white gears that drive the carasol 1 on the right and one on the left. Half page fade is almost always a misaligned carousel! A Tech is needed or a service manual here is a link for the manual http://www.partshere.com/Models/Q3948A/CLJ_2820_Removal_replacement.pdf
look at figure 5-78 Removing the print-cartridge carousel you will see the white gears im talking about

Mar 31, 2010 | HP LaserJet 2840 All-In-One Printer

1 Answer

I have an hp laser printer 2550. all os a sudden


What has wrong is the toner cartridge holder has jumped a tooth and thats what is causing it. It is a easy fix but very hard to tell you over fixya. Steven 818-888-0006

Mar 12, 2010 | HP Color LaserJet 2550n printer + HP Color...

1 Answer

Print fades out from right side of page


Hello,

Check out this website it will assist you with all the known printing problems out there,

This could be anything from a transfer roller to a defective ink cartridge. However the above link is for troubleshooting print quality problems with your printer

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&taskId=110&prodSeriesId=239135&prodTypeId=18972&prodSeriesId=239135&objectID=bpl12234


May 27, 2009 | HP LaserJet 1500L Printer

1 Answer

Half page print


I have the same prolem...Do you just reselve?

Mar 20, 2009 | HP LaserJet 2500 Printer

1 Answer

Infoprint 1532 Faded txt on left half of page and normal on right


The problem is the transfer roller. If you remove the toner cartridge and look at the roller that is under it. It should be seated down. The gears should be on the left side. Try to remove it and replace it the correct way.

Jan 13, 2009 | IBM Infoprint 1352 Laser Printer

1 Answer

Page is printed but fade


The toner cartridge is faulty. It is possible that when you pulled out the strip that the whole thing didn't come out. Return the cartridge (with a couple of printed sheets to demonstrate printing) and the receipt and you should get a replacement.

Oct 24, 2008 | HP Color LaserJet 2600n Printer

2 Answers

HP Color Laserjet 3500 printer - no black on left side of page


The folded paper solution for for me. Thanks to all for sharing!!!!

I had the same problem. No black or cyan on the left side of the pages. From this advice... I folded a stack of 4 pieces of paper in half and then half again. I took out the transfer unit and put the folded paper in the upper left corner and then put the transfer unit back in. WORKS BEAUTIFULLY! Thanks you all sooooo... much!

Sep 25, 2007 | HP Color LaserJet 3500 Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
HP LaserJet 2840 Printer Logo

329 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top HP Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Seeker5211
Seeker5211

Level 3 Expert

1089 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Are you a HP Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...