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Tsalani6
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Can't Locate the HP B8850 OK Button

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Where can I find the "ok" button on the hp b8850? I need to manually clean the printheads and the instructructions tell me to open the top door of the printer, press and hold the "ok" button until the printhead assembly moves to the left side of the printer and stops....but where is the ok button?

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@Tsalani6

 

Let me take a moment to thank you for posting on the HP Support Forums. 

 

I understand that you have an HP Photosmart Pro B8850 Photo Printer. I read that you want to clean the printhead manually and teh instructions tell you to press and hold the OK button but there is not an OK button on the printer. I'll do my best to help you.

 

Honestly, I too did not find an OK button on this printer. Please refer to page numbers 3 and 5 from the user guide.

 

To provide an accurate resolution, I need a few more details: 

  • Are you facing any print quality issues?
  • Is everything working fine on the printer?

 

I did some research and found this HP Document which explains how to clean the printhead through the printer menu and also how to clean it manually. 

 

I sincerely hope this fixes the issue. Let me know All the best! 🙂

 

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Kai.JPGOn the left is the file I'm trying to print.DSCN2844.JPGOn the right is how it prints.

I've installed new cartridges prior to printing. I haven't used this printer for about a year. The previous cartridges were mostly empty. I've used the the printer menu to align the printheads and to do the advanced or heavy  duty printhead cleaning...twice.

 brrr.jpgHere's another example    DSCN2845.JPG

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Hi @Tsalani6,

 

I read the response completely. You've done a remarkable job of troubleshooting to try and resolve the issue. Kudos to you for that, As @MKazi is out of office, I am responding on his behalf. If you've performed all the steps from the links from the previous post, then I would suggest that you contact HP phone support for further assistance via this link: http://hp.com/contacthp Please select the country and follow the on-screen instructions to contact HP.

 

They will be happy to assist you immediately.

If the unit is under warranty, the manufacturer’s warranty should take care of it for you.

 

 

Hope this helps. Let me know how this goes. I genuinely hope the issue gets resolved without hassles and the unit works great.

To simply say thanks, please click the "Thumbs Up" button to give me a Kudos to appreciate my efforts to help. If this helps, please mark this as “Accepted Solution” as it will help several others with the same issue to get it resolved without hassles.

Take care now and have a superb week ahead. 🙂

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Thanks, I'll contact them tomorrow.

 

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Hi @Tsalani6,

 

I reviewed the super quick response. Please contact HP phone support to get the situation corrected.

I honestly hope the issue gets resolved without hassles and the unit works great and stays healthy for a long time. 🙂

 

You've  been absolutely superb to work with, by displaying great technical skills. 🙂 I thank you again for your time. It has been an absolute privilege to share this platform with you. 🙂

 

To simply say thanks, please click the "Thumbs Up" button to give me a Kudos to appreciate my efforts to help.

 If this helps, please mark this as “Accepted Solution” as it will help several others with the same issue to get it resolved without hassles. 

 

You take care now, stay healthy, keep smiling big and do have a blessed year ahead. 🙂

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