So, this old dinosaur has had this as a recurring but solvable problem, and only now has the problem started becoming stubborn.
I have tried a few methods to resolve this myself, but the problem has not gone away entirely. It prints the text properly, but any images with black and color ink end up vertically misaligned from each other.
Aligning the cartridges through HP Solution Center did not help. Cleaning it twice did not work. Hard restarting did not work. Changing the cartridge did nothing. Even trying to print it in grey through print settings did not resolve it.
The only partial solution that worked was removing the color cartridge and force the printer into single-cartridge mode, but I would like to use my printer at its fullest capabilities.
Are there other methods I can try? Is there a way I can manually align it?
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