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HP Photosmart A510, A512, and A516 Printers - 'Print cartridge is not compatible. Use appropriate cartridge.' Status Message Displays on the Printer Screen

Issue
A Print cartridge is not compatible. Use appropriate cartridge. status message displays on the printer screen.
Solution
Replace the print cartridge with the HP 110 Tri-color Inkjet print cartridge.
  1. Verify that the printer is on.
  2. Open the print cartridge door.
    Figure : Opening the print cartridge door
  3. Pull the print cartridge toward you out of its slot.
Step two: Install the new print cartridge
  1. Remove the new print cartridge from its packaging.
  2. Pull the pink pull-tab to remove the clear tape from the print cartridge.
    Figure : Removing the tape
      caution:
    Do not touch the copper-colored contacts or ink nozzles. Touching these parts can result in clogs, ink failure, and bad electrical connections.
    Figure : Do not touch the print cartridge contacts
  3. Insert the print cartridge into the print cartridge cradle with the label on top, the copper-colored contacts facing toward the inside of the printer, and the ink nozzles facing down.
    Figure : Inserting the print cartridge
  4. Push the print cartridge into the cradle until the cartridge snaps into place.
  5. Close the print cartridge door.
  6. Press OK on the printer to print an alignment page.
  7. Check marks on the alignment page verify that the print cartridge is installed correctly and functioning properly. If an “x” appears to the left of any of the bars, align the print cartridge again.
    Figure : Alignment page
  8. Recycle or discard the print cartridge alignment sheet.

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