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The installed print head is not intended to use or damaged

Hp photosmart b110a
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

So I just received my new printing head and changed it after cleaning all cords as it says and despite that it seems that it is not working any ideas why and how to do the factory reset for the printer? I've done couple of resets by removing the cable from the printer but to no avail.

 

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The installed print head is not intended to use or damaged

@Dontkick

 

Welcome to HP support community.

 

Clean the printhead

  1. Open the door to access to the ink cartridges.

  2. Wait until the carriage stops moving before you continue.

  3. Push the tab on an ink cartridge, and then pull the ink cartridge from its slot. Perform these steps for all the ink cartridges.

       CAUTION: 

    Do not leave the ink cartridges outside the printer longer than 30 minutes. Doing so can result in damage to both the printer and the ink cartridges.

    Removing an ink cartridge from the printhead

  4. Lift the latch handle on the carriage until it stops.

    Image: Lift  the latch handle

  5. Lift the printhead to remove it from the carriage.

       CAUTION: 

    Do not touch the copper-colored contacts. Do not let the contacts touch any surface, and be careful not to scratch the contacts while inserting the cartridges.

     

    Do not touch the electrical contacts.

    Image: Remove the  printhead

  6. Lightly dampen a clean, lint-free cloth with bottled or distilled water.

  7. Use the damp cloth to wipe the electrical contacts from the bottom to the top. Do not go past the edge between the electrical contacts and the ink nozzles. Repeat this motion until no ink appears on the cloth.

    Clean the electrical contacts

  8. Use a new, lightly dampened, lint-free cloth to wipe any accumulated ink and debris from the edge between the ink nozzles and the electrical contacts.

    Clean the edge between the ink nozzles and the electrical contacts

  9. Use a new, lightly dampened, lint-free cloth to wipe the plastic ramps on both sides of the ink nozzles. Wipe away from the nozzles only.

    Clean the ramps

  10. Dry the previously cleaned areas with a clean, dry, lint-free cloth.

  11. Use a new, lightly dampened, lint-free cloth to wipe the electrical contacts inside the printer by wiping them from top to bottom. Repeat this motion until no ink appears on the cloth.

    Clean the electrical contacts inside the printer

  12. Dry the area with a clean, dry, lint-free cloth.

  13. Lower the printhead into the carriage.

    Image: Reinstall the printhead

  14. Lower the latch handle.

    Image: Lower the latch handle

  15. Slide the ink cartridge into its slot, and then press down on the ink cartridge until it snaps into place. Repeat these steps for the remaining ink cartridges.

     Inserting the ink cartridge into place

  16. Make sure each ink cartridge is firmly inserted in its slot. If any are protruding, press down until the ink cartridge snaps into place.

  17. Close the ink cartridge access door.

You can refer this HP document for more assistance:- Click here

 

I hope that helps.

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Cheers.

Sandytechy20
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