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

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This document is for the HP Photosmart 5510 e-All-in-One Printer Series.
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

Purchasing cartridges

To purchase cartridges or check cartridge compatibility for your printer, go to HP Home & Home Office Store (US only), and then click Ink Toner & Paper.
If you are located outside of the US, follow these steps to purchase cartridges using HP SureSupply.
  1. Scroll to the bottom of the page and make sure that the country/region location is correct.
Genuine HP cartridges can also be purchased from other retailers.
Consult the following table to identify the correct cartridges for your area.
ColorThe AmericasEuropeMiddle East and AfricaAsia Pacific
BlackHP 564 Black HP 364 BlackHP 178 BlackHP 862 Black
CyanHP 564 CyanHP 364 CyanHP 178 CyanHP 862 Cyan
MagentaHP 564 MagentaHP 364 MagentaHP 178 MagentaHP 862 Magenta
YellowHP 564 YellowHP 364 YellowHP 178 YellowHP 862 Yellow

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