This document explains how to set up the physical parts of the product. Complete these steps before you install the product software on your computer.
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HP Deskjet D1400 and D1500 Series Printers - Setting Up the Product (Hardware)
Setting up the product
Follow these steps in order.
Step One: Unpack the product
Remove all tape and protective film from the lid and from the front and back of the product
Pull the paper tray down.
Step two: Unfold the paper trays
The paper tray holds paper and other print media. Unfold the paper tray before printing.
Raise the product cover and lower the paper tray.Figure : Raise the cover and lower the paper tray
Fold out the tray extension.Figure : Fold out the tray extension
Close the product cover.
Step three: Connect the supplied power cord and adapter
Plug the power supply into the back of the product.
Plug the power cord into the power supply.
Plug the remaining end of the power cord into a grounded wall outlet.
Figure : Plug in the power cord
Step four: Turn on power
Press the Power button () to turn the product on.
Figure : Press the power button
Step five: Load plain paper
Insert the paper into the paper tray and then slide the paper width guide snugly against the paper.
Figure : Load paper and adjust the paper width guide
Step six: Install the cartridges
Remove the cartridge from its packaging and carefully remove the pink plastic tape. Hold the cartridge so that the copper strips are on the bottom and facing toward the product.Figure : Remove the plastic tape
caution:Do not touch the cartridge ink nozzles or copper contacts. Contact with these parts can result in clogs, ink failure, and bad electrical connections. Do not remove the copper strips. The strips are required electrical contacts.Figure : Do not touch the nozzles or contacts
Open the product cover, and then wait for the carriage to move to the middle of the product.
When the carriage is idle and silent, hold the tri-color cartridge in front of the left slot, with the copper contacts facing down and toward the product.
Hold the front of the cartridge so that it is pointed up slightly, and then insert the cartridge into the slot.Figure : Insert the cartridges
Press firmly until the cartridge clicks into place.
Repeat steps 3 through 5 to install the black cartridge.
note:The black cartridge might not be included with the product. It is not required to operate the product.
Close the cover.