Blinking Light Issues in HP Printer
Blinking light issues in HP printer may occur due to various reasons. You may see that the Power light is flashing when the printer is preparing to print. It is because the printer is waiting for the print job and the light will stop when it receives all the print data. If the Resume light is flashing, it is because the paper is out of the printer. So, you have to place the paper in the upper or lower tray and then you have to press the 'Resume' button and the printer will continue to print. If the print Cartridge light is on and flashing, then it may due to wrong print cartridge has been installed in the printer or there is no print cartridge. So, you need to install the correct cartridge. The print cartridge light may also blink, if there is any cartridge problem. In that case, you have to open the top cover of the printer and remove the cartridge and replace it. If the Ethernet activity light is blinking, then it may be due to the fact that the printer is receiving or transmitting data. You need not to take any action at that time.
- Blinking of Resume light
- Blinking of Cartridge light
- Attention light blinking red
Blinking of Resume light
The Resume light in HP printer may blink due to certain reasons, such as paper jam or the printer is out of paper. If the paper gets jammed inside the printer, then first of all you have to to do it to remove the paper from the paper tray. Then, you need to remove the rear-access door or duplexer and reload the paper. Resume light will also blink when the duplexer is installed. At that time, you need to unplug the cord from either end and then you have to plug it again.
Blinking of Cartridge light
Print Cartridge light may blink, if the ink in the cartridge is low. If the cartridge level is fine, then you have to press the 'Resume' button. If the light remains on, turn off you printer and the turn it on again. Print Cartridge light may also blink due to borderless printing issue. So, you have to verify the driver settings. Check the paper size and type and make sure that it is correct.
If the Attention light is blinking, then the HP printer requires attention. If HP printer is connected to the camera, then you have to check the image display for instructions. If the printer is connected to a computer, then you have to check the computer screen for instructions. If you have not installed the HP Photosmart Internal Battery in the printer, then you have to unplug the power cord and wait for 30 seconds. Then plug the power cord back in and then you can turn HP printer on.
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