HP photosmart c7280 printing photos with purple hue
HP photosmart c7280 always been good printer with great photo printing, but recently started putting purple hue on pictures. I've cleaned printheads many times, run diagnostic tests, changed out most of ink cartridges. (only use hp ink). Done all hp website suggests except "calibrate color". Can't find where to do this and I'm hesitant to mess with something I didn't need to do before. Any ideas?
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It comes with HP #57 (C6657 A)—Tri-color print cartridge and HP #56 (C6656A)—Black print cartridge and the 56 must always be in there (the black one) but acceptable replacements for the color one are as follows: HP #58 (C6658A)—Photo print cartridge I suggest for the best photos use 58 and 56.
Did you change any of the configurations on your printer. Most photo printers have color settings that are media dependent. It sounds like you might have it set to print on regular paper but not on photo paper. There are a lot of settings that you can accidentally change on a printer so I would suggest uninstalling the printer then reinstalling it and see if that is the issue.