Different Printer Cartridge Problems
Get to know more about various printer cartridge problems
Refilling your printer cartridges could save you money. But problems could emerge with a refilled cartridge, especially with the cartridges that have been refilled a large number of times. Some cartridge problems could be solved to get them printing like new, but some are serious enough to require replacing. You can run your printer's print head cleaning procedure if the refilled cartridge won't print. Wash the cartridge nozzles of dried ink if the above step does not work. You can place rubbing alcohol on a soft tissue and let the cartridge nozzle sit on it if your prints have white streaks. Let any excess ink flow out onto a tissue if the cartridge is leaking. You can make sure the rubber stopper is plugging the refill hole properly if ink constantly flows out of the nozzle.
Here is information about various printer cartridge problems:
- Low Ink
- Empty Cartridge Ink
- Error Message
Brother printers are launched with an LED light that helps to checks the cartridges for low ink. It gives an error message to the user even if the cartridge is full. Error messages are especially common if you are using re-manufactured cartridges. It provides three types of Brother ink cartridges. LC41 Cartridge covers the spine of the LC41 cartridge with a small piece of electrical tape. You can power off the printer and turn it back on to reset it.
Empty Cartridge Ink
HP inkjet printers give you high quality images with excellent color contrasts, but they come with the added advantage of having refillable ink cartridges. Sometimes you can run into problems when trying to reinstall them into your HP printer. First turn off HP printer by pressing and holding the power button. Then install the refilled ink cartridge by opening the access door on the HP printer. And click 'Ignore' on the two dialog boxes that appear on the computer screen, warning about printing with empty ink cartridges. Click on your computer's 'Start' menu, and then click on 'Control panel' and 'Printers'.
Sometimes you might encounter certain error messages with your HP printer that has to be corrected before continuing to print. If you get a message indicating that you have an incorrect ink cartridge, then you need to solve it placing the cartridge correctly. Flashing of cartridge light means a bad color cartridge. To remove a color cartridge from your printer, you should follow these steps to correct the problem.
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