Repeat this motion until no ink remains on the electrical contacts. Even with the print head out, I had to continue to move the carriage and clean “leaked” drops of mainly black ink from the path on the metal part. Select the network tab at the top of the page. Small – px Medium – px Large – px. Introduction If your HP Ba has a clogged printhead, this guide can be used to try and clear the clog.

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Several clean, lint-free cloths or papers.

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If the printer does not begin to print an alignment page, touch the Setup iconand then touch Tools. While the printer will not treat the printhead as “new”, a unavoidable Printhead Preparation process must run.

Step 6 Clean the printer contacts. Solution and Diagnostic Data Collection.

I cleaned so much ink from the print heat and it seems that the colors side it pretty much clean. Follow these steps to clean the printhead. I am now operating, s follows: Do this until the water is reasonably clear.


All ink cartridges MUST have ink. Do not touch the electrical contacts. An awesome member of our community made this guide. So I set it all aside and let it dry out over night. Asia Pacific printwr Oceania. If you need clearer instructions, follow this guide for additional instructions. Since the calibration will be erased if the printer errors out, wait until you are sure the prinhthead is dry before installation.

The printer treated the cleaned print head as new because it priter is all the ink chambers are empty. HI, I am glad to find your explanation. Next, I printed a “print printe report” from the printer’s Tools menu and that seemed to be fine, so I tried printing the invoice I originally was having issues with, and voila, it worked!

This guide is a work in progress.

Cleaning the printhead in a HP Photosmart Plus B210a (Gentle)

I am using refilled cartridges for the Photo-smart all in one wireless mainly. No software or drivers are available for this product with the selected operating system.

Not sure what fixed it. The Virtual Agent is currently unavailable. The non XL has h; physical wall that renders it useless for refilling.


The printhead must also be recoverable for this to work Ex: Good images can be found here: We are unable to determine your warranty status for the product and serial number ph. Technical data is gathered for the products supported by this tool and is used to identify products, provide relevant solutions and automatically update this tool, to improve our products, solutions, services, and your experience as our customer.

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Printers with persistent issues have a deeper issue and should be replaced as a complete unit. Tell me what you’re looking for and I can help find solutions. Clean the edge between the ink nozzles and the electrical contacts.

Step 5 Preserve your printhead calibration. Message 3 of 4.