HP Officejet Pro 6830 Printhead Problem

Step 1: Utilize genuine ink cartridges

  •   Utilize authentic ink cartridge that is compatible with the printer and for best quality printouts.
  •   Reconfigure the printer to solve the error message. Switch on the HP Officejet Pro 6830 printer and halt for a while.
  •   Unlink one end of the power cable to the printer’s rear and to the power socket.Halt for at least 60 seconds.
  •   Attach the power cable to the printer’s rear and to the wall outlet. Power on the printer and wait until the warm-up period finishes and then proceed to next step.

Step 2:Replace the printhead

  •   Turn on the printer.Unlock the ink cartridge access door and halt until the carriage slides to the left side of the printer and to be inactive.
  •   Elevate the latch handle on the carriage.Hold both sides of the printhead and then elevate the printhead and drag it to take it away from the carriage.
  •   In case the HP Officejet Pro 6830 Printhead is faulty ,take away the new printhead from the packaging to install it into the carriage.
  •   Now,with the electrical contacts of the HP Officejet Pro 6830 Printhead facing the printer’s rear,insert it into the carriage and then lower the latch handle.

Step 3:Wipe the ink cartridge electrical contacts.

  •   In case any ink cartridges are clogged,make use of a pin to wipe the vents.Utilize a clean and dampened cloth to clean the debris on the cartridge and its contacts.
  •   Now,be careful while inserting the ink cartridges into their slots and then tug the ink cartridge down until it clicks into place.
  •   Seal the HP 6830 Ink cartridge door and then examine the printer’s control panel for error message. If any HP Officejet Pro 6830 Printhead,continue to the next step.

Step 4:Upgrade the printer firmware.

  •   Visit our website to download the upgraded firmware.Install using the on-screen instructions.
  •   Choose the version of the operating system.Select the Firmware option and then choose the Download option.
  •   Choose Use HP download and Install assistant->Next->Install Now. If the serial number is displayed in the HP Printer Update window,firmware is updated successfully.
  •   In case you linked the USB cable to update the network printer,detach the USB driver installed.


123 HP Officejet Pro 6830 Slow Printing

Step 1: Configure the printer

  •   Ensure that the printer is switched on Refrain from the proceedings until the printer is inactive prior to proceeding.
  •   Detach one end of the power cable from the printer’s hind side and from the wall outlet.Pause for at least one minute.
  •   Plug in one end of the power cable into the electrical socket and other end to the rear of the printer.
  •   Turn on the Officejet Pro 6830 Printer and wait for the printer to go through the warm-up period

Step 2: Examine the printer driver settings

  •   Search Printers and then choose Devices and printers from the list of available devices.Select the printer icon and then choose Set Preferences.
  •   Look for the paper type is compatible with the printer.Make sure that the plain paper is selected from the Paper type area.
  •   Ascertain that the Draft or Normal mode are chosen from the Quality Settings area.Choose OK or Apply to alter the changes.
  •   End the printer driver window and then terminate the Devices and Printer screen.Try to print the test document and photo.

Step 3: Un-install and re-install the printer driver and update the firmware.

  •   Select the printer’s name and choose the Uninstall or Yes. Make use of the guides to accomplish the software uninstall and then restart the printer.
  •   Then, download the latest 123.hp.com/ojpro6830 printer driver from our website..
  •   Choose the Software and Driver Downloads. Select the operating system.Select the Firmware option and then select Download.
  •   Choose Use HP download and Install assistant->Next->Install Now.In case the serial number is screened in the HP Printer Update window,firmware is updated.

Step 4: Examine the network connections

  •   Examine the signal strength by choosing the wireless connection icon.If the signal strength is weak,position the system ,printer and router close to each other.
  •   Tap on the Firmware option and then choose Download.
  •   In case you link the printer to the network using an ethernet cable,make sure that the cable connections are firm.
  •   Restart the router by detaching it,halt for at-least 10 seconds and then link the router to the printer.