[ubuntu-za] HPLIP problem

Jan Greeff jan at verslank.net
Sun Dec 29 14:13:06 UTC 2013

This made sense, I tried it but the problem remains. Frans da Waal 
suggested a possible hardware problem (cartridge) and I am beginning to 
think that he may be correct.

On 29/12/2013 11:13, Miles wrote:
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> From: Jan Greeff <jan at verslank.net>
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> Subject: [ubuntu-za] HPLIP problem
> Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2013 11:05:26 +0200
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> Good day, is there somebody out there that can help me with my HP6313
> All-In-One printer colour calibration? All colour printing comes out
> purple. I think that I messed up when I tried to play around with the
> color calibration settings, which do not seem to work except that the
> purple problem started directly after.
> I tried to reset the printer to default, posted the question on HPLIP
> Launchpad, no luck.
> On color calibration there is a page that says "choose the numbered
> colored box that best matches the background color" but nothing on that
> page activates when you click, except for the dropdown menu that selects
> numbers from 1 to 21 but this does not seem to have any effect anywhere.
> Best wishes,
> Jan
> haha hi there Jan. Here is just a guess as I dont have a printer. Look
> in home, might need to view hidden. see if you see a hp file there.
> might be .hp or .hpconf or something. copy that to desktop or something
> then delete it in home and aptitude reinstall the printer stuff. or come
> ask the guys on irc. but not many there on a Sunday morning.
> Good luck
> Miles

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