If the Power button is not lit, press the Power
button to turn the product on.
Figure 1: Power button lit
Make sure the paper tray is down and there is letter or A4 unused plain white
paper loaded in the paper tray.
Lower the access door until it stops. Make sure
the print carriage moves to the right side.
Figure 2: Lower the access door
Wait until the print carriage is idle and silent, and then, using your thumb, lightly
press down on a print cartridge to release it.
Figure 3: The print cartridge cradle
If replacing the tri-color print cartridge, remove the print cartridge from the
slot on the left.
If replacing the black or photo print cartridge, remove the print cartridge
from the slot on the right.
Figure 4: The print cartridges in the proper position
1 - Tri-color print cartridge 2 - Black or Photo print cartridge
Pull the print cartridge toward you out of its slot.
Step two: Install the new print cartridge
Remove the new print cartridge from its packaging and, being careful to touch
only the black plastic, gently remove the plastic tape by using the pink pull tab.
Figure 5: Remove the tape
1 - Copper-colored contacts 2 - Plastic tape with pink pull tab (must be removed before installing) 3 - Ink nozzles under tape
CAUTION: Do not touch the copper-colored contacts or ink nozzles.
Touching these parts can result in clogs, ink failure, and bad electrical
Slide the new print cartridge forward at a slight upward angle into the empty slot.
Using your index finger, push the print cartridge forward until it clicks into place.
If the print cartridge you are installing has a white triangle on its label, slide the
print cartridge into the slot on the left. The label for the slot is green with a solid
If the print cartridge you are installing has a white square or a white pentagon on
its label, slide the print cartridge into the slot on the right. The label for the slot is
black with a solid white square and a solid white pentagon.
Figure 6: Install the print cartridge
Close the access door.
Step three: Align the print cartridges
If you are installing a new print cartridge, the product begins to print a print
cartridge alignment sheet. This may take a few minutes.
Lift the lid of the product.
Place the top of alignment page face down in the
right front corner of the glass.
Figure 7: Place the alignment page face down
Close the lid.
Press the Start Scan
button light will blink during the alignment process.
After the Power
button light stops blinking, alignment is complete.
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