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I tried one of the "refurbished" print cartridges (black). The printer never recognized it and always said "cartridge installed incorrectly." I got a new Hp cartridge, and put it in. I got the prompt to align the cartridges. It printed both sheets, and I put the one with the lines on the scanner glass. Now it says aligning. . . please wait. But it isn't doing anything. I have turned it off and on, unplugged it, taken the cartridges out and put them back in, opened all the doors, etc. nothing will make it align the cartridges. When I push setup it says Busy.

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  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2008

    changed the black ink cartridge and now it will not align the cartridges. screen just keeps saying aligning please wait.....but then nothing. it is also never scanning the alignment sheet.

  • hillskier Mar 28, 2008

    I removed an empty black refill cartridge and replaced it with a new HP 45 (black) cartridge. Now the printer, an HP 950 (all-in-one inkjet), says an incorrect printer cartridge has been installed. I have reinserted the cartridge several times, turned off the printer, turned off the 'puter and printer, pushed the blinking buttons on the printer and gone thru set-up twice without success. Has the printer changed allegiances? or could something on the printer been sabotaged by the old refill cartridge?

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2009

    The printer is still showing align please wait

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Does the machine ask you to "align" the print cartridges when you turn the machine back on? If the alignment page when finished printing is missing a key color (say yellow), then the alignment will not succeed.

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