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TheStatusfolder contains links to the following main pages.
Device Status. This page indicates product conditions such as a jam or an empty tray. After you correct a problem, clickRefresh statusto update the product status.
Supplies Status. View details such as the estimated percent of toner remaining in the print cartridge and the number of pages that have been printed with the current print cartridges. This page also has links for ordering supplies and for finding recycling information.
Device Configuration. View a detailed description of the current product configuration, including the amount of memory installed and whether optional trays are installed.
Network Summary. View a detailed description of the current network configuration, including the IP address and network status.
Print Info Pages. Print the Configuration page and other information pages, such as the Supplies status page.
IF the Kodak AiO printer is printing partial ther are two main device of the printer that have issue on the scanner [where you put the document for copying] or the printhead of the printer. Step that you can do 1. Try to print a test pagein this way you can check if the printer prints whole page. How to print test page press copy button and photo button on the printer for atleast 10 sec. or until the printer starts printing. ReminderTest page doesn't need a document on the scanner glass. It will print an advertising doc for the printer. Now if the test page is half/partial it is the printhead that has an issue. If it print the whole page it is the scanner that has issue contact kodak for printer repair 2.Clean the printhead twice and reseat the printhead it How: press menu button then select clean printhead then select basic/deep clean. To reseat printhead open the printer access door; remove the ink cartridges; remove the printhead; close the printer access door then open the printer access door insert the printhead then the ink cartridges. 3. Try to print again [For futher support call Kodak support line at 1 800 421 6699]
Print a self test diagnostic page to check the status of the black ink and print heads. To print the self-test diagnostic page • Control panel: Press (Configuration Page button), or press and hold the (Cancel button) for 3 seconds. For models that support networks: Press (Configuration Page button). If these are all showing OK then clean the printheads To clean the printheads If printed characters are incomplete, or dots or lines are missing from printouts, ink nozzles might be clogged and you might need to clean the printheads. NOTE: Cleaning uses ink, so clean the printheads only when necessary. The cleaning process takes up to 3.5 minutes. Some noise might be generated in the process. • Control panel: Press and hold (Power button), press (Cancel button) two times, press (Resume button) one time, and release (Power button). If this fails then replace the black cartridge and run a clean cycle again and then a self test diagnostic then try printing again.
The Toolbox provides status and maintenance information about the printer. It also provides
links to the onscreen user's guide for help in performing basic printing tasks and solving
The Toolbox is available for Windows computers only.
If the Toolbox was not installed with the other printer software components, you can install it
using the installation program on the Starter CD.
To monitor a printer on a shared port (for example, \\portname\printername) from a client
machine, the Toolbox must be running on the server machine as well as on the client machine.
Opening the Toolbox
From the Start
menu at your computer, point to Programs
Point to the printer name, and then click the Toolbox
The Toolbox contains tabs that you can use to view product information and change
The drop-down list displays the currently selected printer.
Ink Level Information
Shows estimated ink levels for each cartridge.
Provides access to a Web site where you can order printing supplies for the
Ink Cartridge Information
Shows order numbers and expiration dates for the installed ink cartridges.
Gives you the ability to set advanced Toolbox settings, such as selecting which
printer error messages appear, specifying whether you want to be notified by an
audio alert when an error occurs, as well as the types of error messages that you
want to see. Also, you can turn on myPrintMileage AutoSend, which provides you
with a closer forecast of printer usage on the myPrintMileage Web site.
Provides links to myPrintMileage and shows the printer hardware and printhead
health information. You can also use the tab to obtain information about
accumulated ink and media use, statistics up to the last 20 jobs, and job tracking.
Provides links to HP Instant Support and HP Customer Support, as well as to the
onscreen user's guide for help in performing tasks and troubleshooting. It also
provides instructions that guide you through registering the printer onscreen.
Guides you through aligning the printheads.
Guides you through cleaning the printheads.
Allows you to calibrate color manually.
Print a Demo page
Prints a demonstration page. This is used to verify that the printer is connected to
the computer correctly and that the printer and printer software are working
Allows you to set tray lock and select a default tray (if Tray 2 is installed).
Try this one, Turn on the printer, Take out the inks, remove the printhead, put back the printhead make sure it will snap and you hear a click, put the inks back, wait for the printer to initialize, Press the Menu button, look for Calibrate printer, then print calibration page, then scan it after. Load a regular paper. Then try to print a demo page by pressing Photo and Copy at the same for 5 seconds then let it go. If same problem persist call this no for further assistance 1800 421 6699 Thanks
Try placing sheet of black text on copy board, and run many copies black only. I ran 25x12 times still no black. Run head clean after about each 50 sheets. Persevered and finally BLACK ink OK This worked on my C6180. Good Luck
Turn off the device after removing the printhead
After removing the printhead, turn off the device, wait about 20 seconds, and turn it on again without the printhead installed. After it has restarted, reinsert the printhead.
it will go through this long routine of perhaps 20 min or so. after its compleate it should print great.