Question about HP Officejet 5610 All-In-One InkJet Printer
I'm trying to print business cards on 100lb Astropaque smooth finish cardstock, and the paper keeps jamming after pulling it partway into the printer. I tried changing the paper type in the "paper" options, but nothing worked. (I didn't see any selection for cardstock) Am I just using too heavy a cardstock for this printer?
Yes, the roller system will only open wide enough for semi thick cardstock. If you read through you're manual you'll find the recommended card stock you can use. HP supports HP paper.
Here is a list of supported HP paper.
See the user manual on page 45.
Papers to avoid when printing
It would not hurt to remove the rear door & clean the rollers. (No soap). Dried soap film will cause paper to stick to the rollers. You can go to Wallmart or a local hardware store & buy a bottle of Grease Lighting. This heavy duty cleaner (When dry), does not leave any soap film. Great for cleaning just about anything.
If you wish to download the user manual from HP (It's easer to see & find information faster. Just click on this link:
Posted on Jun 13, 2008
It could be.
Part of the problem with that machine is that it has to bend the paper to get to the inkjets. If its too think it will stop running.
We use this Avery stock for printing business cards that might be a little thinner cardstock. I would look for some recommended for ink jet printers.
Posted on Jun 13, 2008
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 04, 2015 | HP Officejet 6500 AllInOne InkJet Printer
May 14, 2015 | HP OfficeJet Office Equipment & Supplies
Apr 26, 2014 | HP Office Equipment & Supplies
Aug 05, 2010 | Computers & Internet
May 30, 2010 | HP Officejet Pro L7580 All-In-One InkJet...
Apr 18, 2009 | HP Color LaserJet 2600n Printer
Sep 22, 2008 | HP LaserJet 4L Printer
Jul 08, 2008 | Brother HL 1440 Laser Printer
Oct 21, 2007 | HP PSC 1410v All-in-One Printer
831 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: