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Won't print after replacing cartridges

I replaced all of the cartridges in my photosmart C7180 and it is still saying I need cyan (the triangle) What should I do?

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The following text copied from HP website to tackle this problem. Won't print after replacing cartridges - minimtop.gif Follow the instructions below to install the print cartridges. NOTE: If you are installing ink cartridges in the unit for the first time, be sure to use only the print cartridges that came with the unit. The ink in these cartridges is specially formulated to mix with the ink in the print head assembly at first-time setup. Won't print after replacing cartridges - s.gifmg src="/uploads/images/s.gif" alt="s.gif" class="h_mi" /> Installing the print cartridges minimtop.gif

  1. Verify that the unit is on.
  2. OpeWon't print after replacing cartridges - c00718797.giftridge door. Figure 1: Opening the ink cartridge door c00718797.gif
  3. Squeeze the gray tabWon't print after replacing cartridges - c00721793.gif cartridge slot to release the gray latch and then lift the latch. Figure 2: Lifting the latch c00721793.gif 1 - Ink cartridge latch for the black ink cartridge 2 - Ink cartridge latches for the color ink cartridges NOTE: The ink cartridge areas are color-coded for easy reference. From left to right, the ink cartridges are black, yellow, light cyan, cyan, light magenta, and magenta.
  4. Remove the new ink cartridge from its packaging.
  5. Hold the ink cartridge by the handle and then slide the ink cartridge into the empty slot. NOTE: Make sure that the ink cartridge is inserted into the slot that has the same shaped icon and color Won't print after replacing cartridges - c00721795.gifrtridge. The copper-colored contacts should be facing the printer as the ink cartridge is inserted. Figure 3: Inserting an ink cartridge
  6. Press down on the gray latch until it clicks into place. Figure 4: Closing the gray latch c00721796.gif
  7. Repeat steps 3 through 6 for each ink cartridge that needs to be replacedWon't print after replacing cartridges - c00718798.gif NOTE: All six cartridges mWon't print after replacing cartridges - s.gife installed. The printer wilWon't print after replacing cartridges - s.gif work if an ink cartridge is mWon't print after replacing cartridges - s.gifg.
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