Checking the Nozzles Using the Product Buttons

You can check the print head nozzles using the buttons on your product.
  1. Press the  power button to turn the product off.
  2. Load a few sheets of plain paper in the product.
  3. Hold down the  stop button and press the  power button to turn the product on.
  4. When the product turns on, release both buttons. The product begins printing a nozzle check pattern.
  5. Check the printed pattern to see if there are gaps in the lines.

    Print head is clean



    Print head needs cleaning



  6. If there are no gaps, the print head is clean and you can continue printing. If there are gaps or the pattern is faint, clean the print head.
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Print Head Cleaning