Now I have it hooked up to my Windows XP machine. I’ve never come across a dual cart HP printer that works with just one ink cart. Yes, my password is: Thu Mar 14, 8: Freeing more memory did not fix the problem. If still no test page your printer is probably broken and not worth fixing. Any help would be appreciated.

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So change it to standard or normal and see if that helps. We on this forum can go from there.

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Thank you both for your replies. Printer goes thru printer process without an Error screen. Given these are pretty cheap on ebay, take a working one to avoid redoing any XP drivers and more.

HP 612C printer – Fails to print documents

I have tried to troubleshoot the problem myself using the owner manual, starting with wiping and cleaning cartridges, re-installing driver for the printer, ho cables connections, making sure there is enough 6112c, dusting, cleaning, polishing u know it but that did not solve my problem Thanks again for your insight and time taken to reply to my thread. Hello everyone, I am a college student struggling to get by with 7 year old printer so please help me out in figuring what is the problem that I have encountered Freeing more memory did not fix the problem.


Restarting the computer did not do anything But with two years of college left, your choice in a printer may well dictate how much money you have left to spend on other things. You must log in or sign up to reply here. May 25, Messages: Hopefully to continue printing for another 15 years!

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Your name or email address: Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. I would suspect three probable causes. Thu Mar 14, 3: HP Deskjet C; Connect: Screen pgint Welcome the following products are visible from your computer: Join in the conversation now!

One is to e-mail the support dep’t on the HP web site. I can not determine the Error, so I go on internet and find: At this point in time, talking to a real live person at HP will cost more than the printer is worth but there is much you can do yourself. Nov 28, Posts: So I am wondering where and what is the problem?


But a bi-directional parallel cable should never break if undamaged. You need to fill both. You definitely have to have two cartidges installed, even if one of them is empty.

Proffitt Forum moderator March 26, 3: Thanks for your time and I appologize if my description of the problem is not clear enough – I am by no means computer tech pring, so no worries there You can reuse cablesbut most printers now take USB cables. ManuchauApr 13, It failed to print the test page.