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Blinking Lights on the HP Deskjet 460 and Officejet H470 Mobile Printer Series

Blinking lights

The lights on the front of the product indicate the product status. These lights can be on, off, or blinking (flashing), depending on the status of the product. Blinking lights can indicate error conditions. They might also indicate that the product is starting up, processing a print job, or charging batteries.

Following are the different lights and buttons on the product control panel.

Figure 1: Lights and buttons on the control panel

Image:  The product control panel
1 - Cancel light
2 - Resume button
3 - Resume light
4 - Battery charging light
5 - Left Cartridge light
6 - Right Cartridge light
7 - Power button
8 - Power light

The following sections describe the most common issues related to the light patterns on your product. Find the issue related to the blinking lights pattern you are experiencing, and then follow the steps to resolve the issue.

Issue: The Power light, Resume light, and Left and Right Cartridge lights cycle

The Power light, Resume light, and Left and Right Cartridge lights cycle. The following light pattern displays on the product control panel:

  • Resume light: Cycle

  • Left Cartridge light: Cycle

  • Right Cartridge light: Cycle

  • Power light: Cycle

Figure 3: The Power light, Resume light, and Left and Right Cartridge lights cycle

Image of the Power light, Resume light, and Left and Right Cartridge lights cycling
  • Cause

    The product is turning on.

Service the printer

Contacting HP for service in Asia Pacific.

If you have completed all the preceding steps and are still experiencing a problem, you may need further assistance from HP to remedy your concern.

Please contact HP using one of the options found at Contact HP to obtain service.

Contacting HP for service in all countries/regions except Asia Pacific.

If you have completed all the preceding steps and are still experiencing a problem, service the product.

Determine if your product is in warranty or out of warranty. If you need help determining your product’s warranty status, go to HP’s Warranty Check Tool .

  • If your product is in warranty, Contact HP to obtain service.

  • If your product is out of warranty, Contact HP to find an authorized service provider or to setup service (fees might apply).

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