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I have Windows 7 and HP 6940 printer. How can I check the ink level.

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Hi,

You check the printer ink level in HP solution center.

Posted on Oct 15, 2010

  • hsienkiewicz Oct 15, 2010

    I don't have a solution center.

  • Sahil Babbar
    Sahil Babbar Oct 15, 2010

    Please try to install solution center by downloading from hp.com. Its will give the right information!!

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