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Printer keeps showing : Press enter to align cartridges. After doing this it then prints out an alignment page and shows: Alignment failed please: Press enter Alignment failed. This goes on and on. I have opened the printer taken out the cartridges, put them back in again gone through the same procedures but I keep getting the same information on the printer screen. Press enter to align cartridges.

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  • Maggie Villegas Aug 22, 2008

    I put a brand new (not refilled) ink cartridge and printer will not align. I keep taking the cartridge out, put it back in, but still get the same message. Tried turning printer off, still doesn't work.




  • Anonymous Oct 05, 2008

    The problem has gone from notice to align cartridge to also include "Paper too small". This I thought had to do with european A4 paper versus American lettersize. I checked the settings and made sure it was set for A4. The problems remain. The printer now essentially cannot be used.


  • Anonymous Oct 22, 2008

    exact same

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PRESS SET UP & OPTIONS AT THE SAME TIME. WILL CLEAR MESSAGE.

Posted on Oct 22, 2008

  • pjwisem Oct 22, 2008

    PRESS SET UP AND OPTIONS AT THE SAME SAME TIME AND IT WILL CLEAR THE MESSAGE.

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Put in a new cartridge, now printer keeps telling me to press enter align cartridge-over and over again. Can press enter then cancel then black (copy) an copy this way. Never had the problem till I replaced old cartridge! Thanks

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How do I reset my hp officejet 6110 all-in-one printer? It keeps asking me to align cartridges.


Press menu and then press the Right Arrow key until you get to maintenance screen then press enter.
Option 2 is you align print cartridges.
Automatic cartridge alignment
Perform the following steps to align the ink cartridges:

1. Disconnect the power cord from the unit, wait five seconds, and then plug it back in. This will reinitialize the unit.
2. Print another alignment test page. If the Press Enter to align message is not currently on the front panel display, complete the following steps to print an alignment page:
1. Press Setup or Menu on the front panel (depending on the model).
2. Press the right arrow button (>) until Maintenance or Tools is displayed, and then press Enter or OK (depending on the model).
3. Press the right arrow button (>) until Align Print Cartridges is displayed, and then press Enter or OK (depending on the model).
3. To determine if the automatic alignment is functioning correctly, look into the output tray as the alignment page is printing; a blue light should be visible periodically on the page as the cartridges move back and forth. If this light is not visible, the product will not be able to align the cartridges and will require service. Service the product.
4. If the blue light is visible and the alignment pages are printing correctly, but the alignment pages still fails, there still may be a hardware problem with the unit.
If there are no other printing problems and you wish to continue, use the information in the Bypassing the ink cartridge alignment section below to bypass the alignment. The information from last successful alignment will be used.
If the message keeps reappearing or other print quality problems occur, service the product.

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The printer prints alignment page; after enter button.
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I have found that if I put in an old aligned page the printer reads it as and the alignment is accepted. As for the cancelled message being in the window, I have had this problem too. I've ignored it and selected the copy button and it took the command. The only problem with hitting cancel is that you cannot turn off your printer. Every time you do you have to repeat the aligning and cancellation process.

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1. Please Load a plain paper.
2. Press and hold the "Scan" button for three seconds.
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4. Place the alignment page onto the scanner glass.
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Press the right ARROW repeatedly until the display window reads Maintenance.
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Press the right ARROW repeatedly until the display window reads Align Print Cartridges.
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You can also bypass the alignment. When the message for alignment displays on the display => Press Setup and Options (or Copy Options ) simaltanious.The last known alignment is used when the alignment is bypassed.

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