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How do I reset my HP printer to recognize the refilled cartridge?

How do I reset my HP printer to recognize the refilled cartridge?

Turn off the printer and turn it on after 30-60 seconds, re-initializing the device. Then remove and reinsert the cartridge until you hear a click. You may need to clean the contacts on the cartridge from paint or some products of oxidation. For this, remove the cartridge and wipe the contacts with an alcohol wipe.

How do I reset my HP printer after refill?

You can reset your HP printer in two ways….Swap Method

  1. Place the refilled ink cartridge into the printer.
  2. Proceed to print out an alignment page.
  3. Safely remove the ink cartridge from your printer.
  4. Take one of your old compatible cartridges and proceed to print out an alignment page.
  5. Remove the second cartridge.

How do I reset my printer after refilling cartridge?

Press the “On” button on your printer to turn it on, wait 20 seconds, then turn it off. Allow the printer to completely turn off. Repeat this step five times so that the HP cartridge identification information will be erased from the printer’s memory.

Why is my ink cartridge not working after refill?

The most common reason a refilled ink cartridge does not work is that you didn’t reinstall the cartridge properly. Check the cartridge and make sure it is not dislodged or misaligned. If there is no visible sign of misinstallation, remove the cartridge and reinstall it.

How do I bypass HP ink error?

To override HP ink cartridge error, remove and reinstall the indicated cartridge 2-3 times until it firmly seats in the slot. Then turn off the printer and remove all cartridges. Gently, with a dry lint-free cloth, wipe the contacts on the cartridge and carriage to remove any dirt or residue.

Where is the reset button on an ink cartridge?

It is usually situated above the metal contacts, right in the center. Please note that the button is very small and almost unnoticeable, so don’t miss it! Use the end of a paper clip to press the button, hold it for about 10 minutes, and voila — you have just reset an Epson ink cartridge with a paper clip like a pro!

How do I fix my ink cartridge not recognized?

Remove all of the new cartridges you had installed and re-install the old (empty) cartridges that worked. Restart the printer, this should remove the not recognised error (and tell you some are empty) Install one of the new cartridges. Keep installing the new cartridges one-by-one until the error returns.

Why is my HP ink cartridge not recognized?

You can resolve this problem by resetting your HP printer’s internal memory: Remove the new ink cartridge and reload the old ink cartridge back into the printer. Wait for about 10 minutes before you proceed to the next step. Remove the old ink cartridge and install the new ink cartridge again.

Why does my HP printer keep saying cartridge problem?

Check/Wipe Cartridge Contacts: A common cause of the “Cartridge Problem” message is the gold contacts found on an electonic chip on the body of the HP cartridge being obscured with dirt/ink or even physically having been damaged. Firstly remove the indicated cartridge from the printer and locate the chip.