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HP Officejet pro 6978

Installing a new out of the box Hp 6978, I get a paper jam. Can not rind any jams. BUT the ink carriage seems stuck to the right side after loading start up cartridges.  How can I resolve this issue, and finish my installation?

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@42ME

 

Welcome to the HP Support Community.

 

Let's try to reset the Printer here:

 

Reset the product

  • With the printer turned on, disconnect the power cord from the rear of the printer.
  • Unplug the power cord from the wall outlet.
  • Wait at least 60 seconds.
  • Plug the power cord back into the wall outlet.
  • Reconnect the power cord to the printer.
  • Turn the printer on. HP recommends plugging the printer directly into a wall outlet.

Also, try connecting the Printer to a different wall outlet directly.

 

Try a firmware update: https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/ish_1776648-1643972-16

 

Let me know if this helps.

 

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Thanks!

 

Have a great day!


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