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Replacing Cartridges for HP Photosmart 6510 e-All-in-One Printer Series

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This document is for the HP Photosmart 6510 e-All-in-One Printer Series.
This document contains steps for replacing the cartridges.

Cartridges types

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
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.

Replace the cartridges

Follow these steps to replace and align the cartridges.

Video of replacing the cartridges

The following video demonstrates how to replace a cartridge.
NOTE:This video shows an HP Photosmart 5510 (B111a) printer, but the steps are the same for your printer.
If you have trouble viewing the video or to view the video in a different size, click here to play the video on YouTube .
  1. Press the Power button to turn on the printer, if it is not already turned on. Wait until the printer is idle and silent before you continue.
  2. Open the cartridge access door. The carriage moves to the access area.
    Figure 1: Open the cartridge access door
    Image: Open the cartridge access door
  3. Press the tab on the front of the cartridge inward to release it, and then pull up on the cartridge to remove it from the slot.
    Figure 2: Remove the cartridge from the slot
    Image: Remove the cartridge from the slot
  4. Pull the orange tab to remove the new cartridge from the plastic wrap.
    Figure 3: Remove the new cartridge from the plastic wrap
    Image: Remove the new cartridge from the plastic wrap
  5. Twist the orange cap counter clockwise until it snaps off the new cartridge.
    Figure 4: Remove the orange cap from the new cartridge
    Image: Remove the orange cap from the new cartridge
  6. With the nozzle and contacts facing down, slide the cartridge into its slot. Press down on the cartridge until it clicks into place.
    Figure 5: Insert the cartridge
    Image: Insert the cartridge
  7. Close the cartridge access door.
    Figure 6: Close the cartridge access door
    Image: Close the cartridge access door
  8. When you insert a new cartridge, the printer automatically prompts you to align the cartridges. Touch OK on the control panel to complete the alignment.

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