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Missing or failed printhead - cant clear the error message on the printer to troubleshoot.  

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@mariavv,

 

Welcome to the HP Forums!

 

Thank you for posting your query on this forum, it's a great place to find answers.

 

I reviewed your post and I understand that you are getting a missing or failed printhead error on the printer.

 

Don’t worry, I assure you I will try my best to get this sorted.

 

In order that I may provide you with an accurate solution, I will need a few more details.

  • When was the last time the printer was working fine?
  • Have you made any software or hardware changes on the computer?

While you respond to that, I recommend you follow the steps in the below article and check if it helps.

 

https://support.hp.com/us-en/product/hp-officejet-6600-e-all-in-one-printer-series-h711/4322968/docu...

 

If you continue to face the issue, I recommend you update the printer firmware and check whether the issue is resolved.

 

Follow the steps in the below article to update the printer firmware.

 

https://support.hp.com/us-en/product/hp-officejet-pro-8210-printer-series/7902063/document/c02919168

 

Let me know how it goes and you have a great day!

 

If you wish to show appreciation for my efforts, mark my post as Accept as Solution. Your feedback counts!

 

Cheers!

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