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HP Business Inkjet 2300 Prints Color Calibration Test Pages After Everything!

Posted on 2007-07-24
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Last Modified: 2013-12-15
I just installed new print heads on an HP business Inkjet 2300 printer and now it prints a color calibration page after every page that I print.  What could be going on?  
Question by:fuzzyjon79
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DId you complete the calibration process after you installed the new cartridges?  If not, it may keep printing it until you finish calibration.  Here are the steps:
Calibrating color
The printer automatically calibrates color when a printhead or ink cartridge is changed.
Whenever you experience color-related problems with the printer, calibrate the color before
trying any other steps.
To calibrate color using the control panel
1 Press (select button) on the control panel.
2 Press (down arrow button) to highlight MAINTENANCE, and then press (select button).
3 Press (down arrow button) to highlight PRINT QUALITY, and then press
(select button).
4 Press (down arrow button) to highlight COLOR CALIBRATION, and then press (select
A calibration page (with instructions) prints and the following message appears on the
control panel:
5 Press (select button).
6 On the calibration page, find the box that matches the background color, and note its
7 On the control panel, press (up arrow button) or (down arrow button) to highlight the

If that doesn't work, shut down your pc.  Power the printer off and unplug it.  Wait 5 minutes, plug it back in, turn it back on, then turn pc back on.

If you're still having issues, let me know.

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