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My picturemate photolab is printing pictures that are green. How do I elliminate that.

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  • nattom Jul 03, 2008

    I have already cleaned the heads three times and the pictures are still coming up green. What now.

  • nattom Jul 03, 2008

    I have cleaned the heads and did everything your suppose to but he pictures are still coming up green.

  • nattom Jul 03, 2008

    If the machine needs servicing where do we have it done..

  • nattom Jul 04, 2008


    I cleaned the heads again as you suggested and the printer is now working properly. The pictures are printing okay. Beautiful color.

    Thank you



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Go to Maintenance and do the Head Cleaning.

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Posted on Jul 03, 2008

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    monk3ybidzness Jul 03, 2008

    1) On the Main Menu, press UP or DOWN arrow to highlight More Options, then press OK.
    2) Press UP or DOWN arrow to highlight Maintenance, then press OK.
    3) Press RIGHT arrow button to open the Maintenance menu. Make sure Clean Print Head is selected, then press the RIGHT arrow button .
    4) Press OK to begin cleaning the print head.
    *NOTE: The cleaning takes several seconds, during which the message 'Print head cleaning is in progress. Please wait.' appears on the screen.
    5) When cleaning is complete, you see a message asking if you want to print a nozzle check pattern. To see if the nozzles are clean, load a sheet of photo paper, then press OK to print the nozzle check.
    6) Check the pattern to see if there are any gaps in the lines. If there are gaps, press OK to clean the print head again. If there are no gaps, press Cancel to go back to the PictureMate Main Menu.

  • monk3ybidzness
    monk3ybidzness Jul 03, 2008

    New cartridge ?

    Try head cleaning one more time, if it doesn't give you any improvements, the printer is bound for service OR warranty.

  • monk3ybidzness
    monk3ybidzness Jul 03, 2008

    go to
    right-side of the page there's a portion for service center

  • monk3ybidzness
    monk3ybidzness Jul 04, 2008

    Glad to hear that, um, don't forget to rate the solution : )



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