A printer is a mechanical device that allows you to bring the soft work from your device into a hard printed format. There are many well-known printer brands in the market and HP is considered to be one of the most trusted brands. Printers are part of hardware for a computer system. But sometimes while using this excellent device, people come across some hassles. And the most irritating problem that occurs with users is resetting the printer. If you have also confronted the same issue and don’t know how to fix it then it’s suggested to reach out to HP customer care number where the skilled technicians will help in resolving the issue.
Printer reset is quite a simple procedure and will help in fixing the error messages or other printing or cartridge related issue. With the help of below-mentioned steps, you can easily reset the printer without any assistance.
Steps to reset HP Printer
Step 1: first of all, turn your printer on from the power switch because reset cannot be done on the inactive device.
Step 2: disconnect all the USB cables that are attached to the printer
Step 3: carefully open the cover of your printer and remove the ink cartridge
Step 4: close the lid of the printer and wait for a message asking to ‘insert ink cartridges’
Step 5: once you receive the message, disconnect the power cord from the back side of the printer
Step 6: wait for a while and reconnect the power cord to the printer
Step 7: the printer will automatically turn on, if it does not, then press the power button
Step 8: open the cover of your printer and reinsert the cartridges in their given slots.
Step 9: close the cover of your printer without disturbing the cartridges
Step 10: Reconnect the USB cables back to the printer, your printer is now fully reset
Although the process is simple you can also power reset the printer using the small button given at the back of the printer. In case you feel confused or any other issue arises then try connecting with HP customer support number that stays available 24 hours of the day.