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Checking Ink Levels for HP Photosmart 5510 e-All-in-One Printer Series

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Follow these steps to check the ink levels for your product. Check the ink levels to determine how soon you might need to replace a cartridge. The ink level shows an estimate of the amount of ink remaining in the cartridges.
NOTE:Ink level warnings and indicators provide estimates for planning purposes only. When an indicator shows low-ink levels, consider having a replacement cartridge available to avoid possible printing delays. You do not need to replace cartridges until print quality becomes unacceptable.

Checking ink levels

Follow these steps to check the estimated ink levels.
NOTE:If you installed a refilled or a remanufactured cartridge, or a cartridge that was used in another printer, the ink level indicator might be inaccurate or unavailable.
  1. From the control panel home screen, touch the Right Arrow ().
  2. Touch Ink (). The current ink levels display.
    Figure 1: Example of estimated ink levels
    Image: Estimated ink levels displaying on the control panel

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