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Install the Print Cartridges

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Introduction

Follow the instructions below to install the print cartridges.

Installing the print cartridges

  1. Verify that the HP All-in-One is on. Press the On button to turn on the HP All-in-One. The On button is lit when the HP All-in-One is on.
  2. Open the print cartridge door. The print carriage moves to the center of the HP All-in-One. Verify that there is plain paper loaded in the input tray.
    Figure 1: Opening the print cartridge door
  3. Remove the new print cartridge from its packaging and, being careful to touch only the black plastic, gently remove the plastic tape by using the pink pull tab.
    Figure 2: Removing the tape
    1 - Copper-colored contacts
    2 - Plastic tape with pink pull tab (must be removed before installing)
    3 - Ink nozzles under tape
    CAUTION:Do not touch the copper-colored contacts or ink nozzles. Touching these parts can result in clogs, ink failure, and bad electrical connections.
  4. Insert the new print cartridge forward into the empty slot. Then gently push on the upper part of the print cartridge forward until it clicks into the socket.
    • Insert the tri-color print cartridge into the left slot.
    • Insert the black or photo print cartridge into the right slot.
    Figure 3: Print cartridge locations
    1 - Print cartridge slot for the tri-color print cartridge
    2 - Print cartridge slot for the black and photo print cartridges
  5. Close the print cartridge access door.
    Figure 4: Closing the print cartridge door
  6. If a new print cartridge is installed, the print cartridge alignment process starts after about 20 seconds.
  7. The HP All-in-One aligns the print cartridges. Recycle or discard the print cartridge alignment sheet.
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