FAQ for HP 206A 206X Toner Cartridges

More and more people prefer to use compatible DIY HP 206 toner cartridge because the original cartridge is so expensive. However, the only disadvantage of the DIY HP 206 toner cartridge is that they need to install the chip and the printer can not show the ink-level. How to solve these problem? Let’s jump in!


What is the difference between HP 206A and 206X?

  • HP 206A Standard yield Black toner cartridge: Around 1,350 pages
  • HP 206X High yield Black toner cartridge: Around 3,150 pages
  • HP 206A Standard yield Cyan toner cartridge: Around 1,250 pages
  • HP 206X High yield Cyan toner cartridge: Around 2,450 pages
  • HP 206A Standard yield Magenta toner cartridge: Around 1,250 pages
  • HP 206X High Yield Magenta toner cartridge: Around 2,450 pages
  • HP 206A Standard yield Yellow toner cartridge: Around 1,250 pages
  • HP 206X High Yield Yellow toner cartridge: Around 2,450 pages

Whether it’s color or black, the page yield of HP 206X High Yield toner cartridge is around twice than the HP 206A Standard Yield Toner Cartridge. That means the service life of HP 206X is 2 times longer than the HP 206A. If you don’t want to change the cartridge frequently, or if you print more page in your daily life, It will be better to select HP 206X High yield toner cartridges.


What is the printer works with HP 206A?

The HP 206A is a standard yield cartridge and the HP 206X is the high yield version of the 206A. Both of them are compatible with same printer models: HP Color LaserJet Pro M255 series M255dw MFP M282 series M282nw MFP M283 series M283cdw M283fdw Printer.


How long can HP 206 last?

Generally speaking, the HP 206A 206X toner cartridge can be stored for 24-36 months without being opened, but it is also affected by temperature and humidity.

The service life of the ink cartridge is generally determined by the page yield. The page yield of HP 206A is 1,350 pages per black and 1,250 pages per color toner cartridge at 5% coverage(A4/Letter). HP 206X is 3150 page per black and 2450 pages per color toner cartridge at 5% coverage(A4/Letter).


How to install the chip for compatible 206A (W2110A) toner cartridge?

Before you replace the chip, you need to pay attention to whether your original toner cartridge is Structure A or Structure B, as shown in the figure below.

For Structure A, the chip is not fixed on the toner cartridge with glue, so it only needs to be cut off the plastic block for fixing the chip, and it is easy to take out the complete chip from the original toner cartridge.

Disassemble and installation guide for Structure A:

For Structure B, the chip is fixed on the toner cartridge with glue, and the chip can only be removed with special tools.

Disassemble and installation guide for Structure B:


Are HP 206A and 206X interchangeable?

The HP 206A and 206X are almost the same, except for their page yield. They are compatible with the same printer model, so they can be interchanged.


What to do when the printer cannot detecting the v4ink 206A toner cartridge?

If your printer can not detect the toner cartridge you just installed, please turn off the printer and remove the ink cartridge. Re-confirm the chip is installed in the correct direction. The chip should be aligned with the middle line. You can follow the video step by step:


How to clear low-capacity notification when installing v4ink HP 206A/X Compatible Toner Cartridge?

When your printer keeps showing the error message of “Supplies are very low”, you just need to press the “OK” button for three times then you can print normally. You can also follow the video step by step:


Can I continue to print by refilling OEM cartridge without changing the chip?

No, the OEM cartridge is not refillable and you have to buy the replacement which is refillable. You can also try v4ink DIY HP 206A/X Toner Cartridge (no chip) which is affordable and more convenience than refilling toner by yourself. However as the DIY version do not come with chip, you just need to transfer the chip from the OEM cartridge to the v4ink DIY cartridge.


How to reset the chip so that the printer shows full cartridge?

After you install the new compatible toner cartridge into your printer, the printer may show ” Low toner” or “Used” because the chip has remembered the capacity of your old toner cartridge. But just need to ignore the message and print as usual. You can choose to ignore it for three months and continue printing until the color turns light.

If you have any further questions on HP 206A/X, please feel free to contact us with email: support_team@v4ink.com.

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Everything you need to know about HP 414A and HP 414X

HP 414A can provide you with high-quality and clear printed pages and bright images, which are loved by many office and home users. If you want to save time and money on HP 414A/X, you can not miss this guide!


Basic Information for HP 414A/X

What is the difference between HP 414A and 414X?

HP 414A Standard yield Black toner cartridge: Around 2,400 pages

HP 414X High yield Black toner cartridge: Around 7,500 pages

HP 414A Standard yield Cyan toner cartridge: Around 2,100 pages

HP 414X High yield Cyan toner cartridge: Around 6,000 pages

HP 414A Standard yield Magenta toner cartridge: Around 2,100 pages

HP 414X High Yield Magenta toner cartridge: Around 6,000 pages

HP 414A Standard yield Yellow toner cartridge: Around 2,100 pages

HP 414X High Yield Yellow toner cartridge: Around 6,000 pages

Whether it’s color or black, the page yield of HP 414X High Yield toner cartridge is around 3 times than the HP 414A Standard Yield Toner Cartridge. That means the service life of HP 414X is 3 times longer than the HP 414A. If you don’t want to change the cartridge frequently, or if you print more page in your daily life, It will be better to select HP 414X High yield toner cartridges.


What is the printer work with HP 414A?

The compatible printer model of HP 414A standard yield and HP 414X high yield are the same. The following are the printer models they are compatible with:

Color LaserJet Pro M454dnM454dwM479dwM479fdnMFP M479fdw.


How long can HP 414 last?

Generally speaking, the HP 414A 414X toner cartridge can be stored for 24-36 months without being opened, but it is also affected by temperature and humidity.

The service life of the ink cartridge is generally determined by the page yield. The page yield of HP 414A is 2,400 pages per black and 2,100 pages per color toner cartridge 5% coverage(A4/Letter). HP 414X is 7,500 page per black and 6,000 pages per color toner cartridge 5% coverage(A4/Letter).


HP 414X with chip vs. HP 414X no chip, how should I choose?

The v4ink HP 414X toner cartridge no chip is a new compatible toner cartridge which means all the part of the toner cartridge are brand new. The service life is as long as the new OEM toner cartridge. But this product does not come with chip, so you will need to replace the chip from the OEM toner cartridge and install it into v4ink toner cartridge. It’s easy to install and you can save up to 70% than ordering OEM products.

The v4ink HP 414X toner cartridge with chip is a Remanufactured toner cartridge, which means that the toner cartridge is made of the original manufacturer’s cartridge shells, after being thoroughly cleaned, filled with third-party materials, rigorously tested and at last sold at discounted prices. This toner cartridge comes with original chip, you can install it to your printer directly.

 OEM HP 414X BlackV4ink 414X no chip BlackV4ink 414X with chip Black
Cost$171.99$49.99$126.99
Page Yield7,500 pages7,500 pages7,500 pages
Cost per Page2.3 cents0.7 cents1.7 cents

From the above data, you can save up to 26% on the v4ink 414X with chip and save up to 70% on the v4ink 414X no chip.


How to transfer the chip from OEM toner cartridge to no chip cartridge?

Before you replace the chip, you need to pay attention to whether your original toner cartridge is Structure A or Structure B, as shown in the figure below.A B Structure for HP toner cartridge

For Structure A, the chip is not fixed on the toner cartridge with glue, so it only needs to be cut off the plastic block for fixing the chip, and it is easy to take out the complete chip from the original toner cartridge.

Disassemble and installation guide for Structure A:

For Structure B, the chip is fixed on the toner cartridge with glue, and the chip can only be removed with special tools.

Disassemble and installation guide for Structure B:


FAQ for HP 414A/X

Whether the HP 414A and 414X can be mixed in the same printer?

Yes, you can use the 414A toner cartridge together with the 414X toner cartridges.

Most people use black toner cartridge more than the color cartridge. They need to use an extended life black cartridge. Therefore, mixing the 414X black together with the 414A color toner cartridge would be a better way to save money.


Can the chip replacement guide of the 414A be applied to 415A?

Yes, the chip replacement guide of the 414A can also be applied to HP 415. Becuase HP 415 is essentially the same what 414. The only difference is that 414 is dedicated to the North American market, and 415 is sold in Europe.


Are HP 410A and 414X interchangeable?

No, HP 410A Toner cartridge is completely difference from HP 414X Toner cartridge. They are compatible with different printers.

HP 410A/X compatible with: Color LaserJet Pro M452dnM452nwM452dwMFP M477fdnMFP M477fdwMFP M477fnw.

HP 414A/X compatible with: Color LaserJet Pro M454dnM454dwM479dwM479fdnMFP M479fdw.


Can I reuse the chip from my original toner over and over?

Yes, If you purchased a DIY compatible HP 414X toner cartridge from v4ink, you need to remove the chip from the original (OEM) toner cartridge and place it on this compatible toner cartridge to use it in your printer. The chip helps the printer communicate with the toner cartridge, so the printer can notify you when the toner cartridge is low. The chip can be reused many times until it is damaged. However, the printing quality cannot be guaranteed, and the printing effect will be shallower and shallower.


Why does the computer display Cartridge low when I insert the new cartridge?

Due to the cartridge use the OEM old chip, your computer will prompt “Cartridge Low”(as below picture), please click “Snooze” and choose “2 month” to close the prompt. The cartridge is used up until low image density.printer error "cartridge low"

If you have any further questions about our HP 414A/X, please feel free to contact us with email: support_team@v4ink.com.

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The Ultimate Guide for Toner Cartridges Without Chip (Apply to 414A/X, 206A/X, CF258A/X, etc)

As we all know, HP original toner cartridges are usually come with chips. This is set to make their printer can only recognize the specified ink cartridge and provide an accurate amount of the toner. However, the toner cartridge with chip is generally expensive. How to better save costs? Compatible toner cartridge without chip will be a good choice for you!


What does toner cartridge without chip mean?

It means these toner cartridges are DIY (Do It Yourself) version, they do not come with a chip. You need to remove the chip from your old (original) toner cartridge and then install it to the DIY product in correct position before putting into your printer.


Can I use a toner cartridge without a chip?

Some original HP and Canon products are equipped with chips, so when you use a compatible no-chip version, you need to install the original chip before using it. For example, HP 206A / X, HP CF258A / X, HP 414A / X, Canon 055 (H), etc.

However, there are also some HP and Canon products come without chips, such as HP CE285A, HP CF248A, Canon 137, etc. There is no need to install additional chips when using these models.

Before you buy a toner cartridge, you must clearly understand whether the toner cartridge model corresponding to the printer you use is with chip or without chip.


What is the difference between cartridge with chip and without chip?

Cartridges without chips are generally compatible products, which means all the part of the toner cartridge are brand new. The service life is as long as the new OEM toner cartridge. But these product do not come with chip, so you will need to remove the chip from the OEM toner cartridge and install it into the compatible (no chip) toner cartridge. Don’t worry, it’s easy to install and will not damage your printer. You can also save up to 70% than ordering OEM products.

The third party manufactured cartridge with chip is generally Remanufactured toner cartridge, which means that the toner cartridge is use the original manufacturer’s cartridge shells, then thoroughly cleaned, filled with third-party materials, rigorously tested and at last sold at discounted prices. This toner cartridge comes with original chip, you can install it to your printer directly. But the price of the remanufactrued toner cartridge is not cheap, the price is usually 2-3 times that of the compatible (no chip) products. But its price is still lower than the original cartridge.

Let’s take v4ink HP 414X (W2020X) Black Toner Cartridge as an example:

 V4ink 414X (No Chip)V4ink 414X (With Chip)>OEM HP 414X (With Chip)
Price$49.99$126.99$171.99
Saveup to 70%up to 26% 


Is the no chip cartridge adaptable for the same printer model as the cartridge with chip?

The compatible no chip toner cartridge is made with the original toner cartridge as the template. There is basically no difference in shape or structure from the original toner cartridge. The main difference is whether it is equipped with a chip. Therefore, the no chip cartridge is suitable for the same printer model as the toner cartridge with chip.


Can I reuse the chip from my toner over and over?

If you purchased a DIY compatible toner cartridge from third party seller, you need to remove the chip from the original (OEM) toner cartridge and place it on this compatible toner cartridge to use. The chip helps the printer communicate with the toner cartridge, so the printer can notify you when the toner cartridge is low and the chip can be reused many times, until the chip is damaged or the print color becomes lighter.


What should I do when printer display “Low toner” or “replace toner”?

After you install the new compatible toner cartridge correctly, the printer may show ” Low toner” or “Used” because the new toner cartridge are installed with the original chip and the chip has remembered the capacity of your old toner cartridge. But don’t worry, you just need to ignore the error message and print until you simply run out of toner.


How to install the chip for the new toner cartridge?

Installation guide for toner cartridge without chip (Structure A), you can follow the steps listed below (Take HP CF258A for example):

Step 1 – Find your old toner cartridge to pull open the plastic in the red circle of the picture.

Step 2 – Use the tweezers to take out the chip from the old toner cartridge slightly.

Step 3 – Install the chip into the new toner cartridge.

Step 4 – Please check if you have installed it correctly like the picture. Remind to insert the chip into the inner-edge of the chip slot and aim to the middle line.

If the chip in your old toner cartridge come with glue (Structure B), please follow the step below (Take HP 414A for example):

Step 1 – Pull out the chip recovery drill screw and install it on the OEM cartridge. Rotate the chip recovery drill screw to the bottom to extrude the chip.

Step 2 – Use the tweezers to take out the chip from the old toner cartridge slightly.

Step 3 – Scissor the unnecessary plastics around the chip.

Step 4 – Take the removed chip into the chip carrier in the correct orientation and then put it on the toner cartridge.


Which without chip products are available?

V4ink currently provides you with DIY compatible toner cartridges (No Chip) for HP 206A, HP 206X, HP 414A, HP 414X, HP 58A, HP 58X, HP 89A, HP 89X, Canon 055, Canon 055H, HP 215A, HP 134A, HP 134X and other models, buying toner cartridge without chip can save you up to 70% than buying original toner cartridges.

Tips: Most of our cartridges come with tools (tweezers and pliers) and instructions on how to remove and reinstall the chip. You can also watch some of our videos on our other blogs or product detail pages, which will show you how to replace the chip.

If you have any further question about our DIY cartridge (No Chip), please feel free to contact us with email: support_team@v4ink.com.

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The difference between HP 206A and HP 206X toner cartridges

When purchasing HP 206, you will find that there are two versions to choose from, one is 206A and the other is 206X. What is the difference between them? Can they be used together?

Page Yield

The HP 206A is a standard yield cartridge and the HP 206X is the high yield version of the 206A. They are both compatible with same printer models: HP Color LaserJet Pro M255 series M255dw MFP M282 series M282nw MFP M283 series M283cdw M283fdw Printer.

However, the HP 206X Toner cartridge contains more toner powder and provide more printing pages than the HP 206A standard cartridge.

SeriesBlack Ink CartridgeCMY Ink Cartridge
HP 206A Standard Yield1350 pages1250 pages
HP 206X High Yield3150 pages2450 pages

Whether it’s color or black, the page yield of HP 206X High Yield toner cartridge is 2 times than the HP 206A Standard Yield Toner Cartridge. That means the service life of HP 206X is 2 times longer than the HP 206A. If you don’t want to change the cartridge frequently, or if you print more page in your daily life, It will be better to select HP 206X High yield toner cartridges.

Cost per page

Cost per page (CPP) is determined by dividing the cost of that printer cartridge by the printer cartridge’s page yield. Through the cost per page, we can find out which product has better cost performance.

The cost per page comparison of OEM HP 206A/X Black Toner cartridge:

BlackHP 206AHP 206X
OEM Price$62.99$94.99
Page Yield1350 pages3150
Cost per Page4.67 Cents3.02 Cents
C/Y/MHP 206A Standard YieldHP 206X High Yield
OEM Price$73.99$100.99
Page Yield1025 pages2450 pages
Cost per Page5.92 Cents4.12 Cents

Through the above comparison, it can be seen that although 206A standard yield toner cartridge has a lower price, but the cost per page are more expensive than 206X high yield toner cartridge. Therefore, using 206X high yield toner cartridge will save you more money in the long run.

What’ s the best price alternative forHP 206A and 206X?

Are you still paying for the expensive OEM HP 206 toner cartridge? here comes a good way to help you save more. V4ink provide you with a best price alternative for OEM HP 206A and 206X, which is v4ink compatible HP 206A and HP 206X DIY version.

What does the DIY version means?

These toners are DIY version(Do It Yourself) that means they DO NOT come with a chip. You just need to remove the chip from your OEM toner cartridge, then install the chip into our DIY toner cartridge before put it into your printer.

Does the v4ink DIY version fit my printer?

The compatible printer model of v4ink DIY version is the same as the original compatible printer model. And it is easy to install as well. However, it should be noted that the printer may show ” Low toner” or “Used” after you install correctly, because the chip has remembered the capacity of your old toner cartridge. But just need to ignore the message and print as usual.

Can I install 206A and 206X together?

Yes, HP 206A standard yield cartridges and 206X high yield cartridges can be installed together and used in your printer at the same time. Most standard yield and high yield cartridges have the same size and are installed in the same way into your printer.

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HP 58A vs HP 58X, which one is more worth to buy?

When purchasing HP 58 toner cartridges, you can choose between A and X. So which one is more cost-effective? Let’s jump in!

Compatible Printer model

The compatible printer model of HP 58A(CF258A) standard yield and HP 58X(CF258X) high yield are the same. The following are the printer models they compatible to:

HP LaserJet Pro M304 Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M404n Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M404dn Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M404dw Printer

HP LaserJet Pro MFP M428dw Printer

HP LaserJet Pro MFP M428fdn Printer

HP LaserJet Pro MFP M428fdw Printer

Page Yield

As we all know, “X” means large, which refers that the 58X toner cartridge contains more toner and can print more page than the 58A.

The page yield comparison of OEM HP 58A and 58X Toner Cartridge:

Toner CartridgePage Yield
HP 58A Standard Yield3000 pages
HP 58X High Yield10000 pages

The page yield of HP 58X high yield toner cartridge is 3 times more than the HP 58A standard yield toner cartridge. Therefore, the service life of 58X is also more than the 58A toner cartridge.

Cost per page

Cost per page (CPP) is determined by dividing the cost of that printer cartridge by the printer cartridge’s page yield. Through the cost per page, we can find out which product has better cost performance.

The cost per page comparison of OEM HP 58A and 58X Toner Cartridge:

 HP 58A Standard YieldHP 58X High Yield
Cost$105.99$221.99
Page Yield3000 pages10000 pages
Cost per Page3.5 cents2.2 cents

The page yield of HP 58X high yield toner cartridge is 3 times more than the HP 58A standard yield toner cartridge, but the price only 2 times more than the standard one. Therefore, you will get the best price from the HP 58X high yield toner cartridge.

What’ s the best price alternatives of HP 58A and 58X?

Are you still pay for expensive OEM toner cartridge? V4ink provide you with a better choice.

V4ink HP 58A toner cartridge – DIY version and v4ink HP 58X toner cartridge – DIY version should be your best price alternative.

V4ink HP 58A/X DIY version with the same page yield as the OEM toner cartridge, which work perfectly with the printer model the same as OEM’s.

You just need to replace the chip from the OEM toner cartridge and install it into v4ink toner cartridge. It’s easy to install and you can save up to 70% than ordering OEM products.

BlackOEM HP 58Av4ink HP 58A – DIY
Cost$105.99$45.99
Page Yield3000 pages3000 pages
Cost per Page3.5 cents1.5 cents
BlackOEM HP 58Xv4ink HP 58X – DIY
Cost$221.99$65.99
Page Yield1000 pages1000 pages
Cost per Page2.2 cents0.66 cents

If you don’t want to replace chip by yourself, v4ink also provide you with a more convenient choice – v4ink Remanufactured 58X Toner Cartridges with chip, which is $153.39, you can save 30% than ordering OEM cartridge.

Shopping at v4ink.com can help you save more and enjoy high quality printing effect!

Article Source: https://www.v4ink.com/HP-58A-vs-HP-58X-which-one-is-more-worth-to-buy

What is the same and difference between HP 414A and HP 414X?

HP 414A and HP 414X Toner Cartridge look similar. Can they be mix in the same printer? What is the same and difference between them? Let’s find the answer together.

Compatible Printer model

The compatible printer model of HP 414A standard yield and HP 414X high yield are the same. The following are the printer models they compatible to:

HP LaserJet Pro M454dn Color Laser Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M454dw Color Laser Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M479fdn Color Laser Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M479dw Color Laser Printer

HP LaserJet Pro M479fdw Color Laser Printer

Since the HP 414A and 414X are compatible for the same printer model. Many people wonder whether they can be mixed in the same printer? The answer is yes, you can use the 414X black toner cartridge together with the 414A color toner cartridges. Most people use black more than the color cartridge. They need to use an extended life black cartridge.Therefore, mixing the 414X black together with the 414A color toner cartridge would be a better way to save money.

Page Yield

As we all know, “X” means more capacity and more toner the cartridge contain. The most different between HP 414A and HP 414X toner cartridge is their page yield and their service life.

SeriesBlack Toner CartridgeC/M/Y Toner Cartridge
HP 414A Standard Yield2400 pages2100 pages
HP 414X High Yield7500 pages6000 pages

Whether it’s color or black, the page yield of HP 414X High Yield toner cartridge is 3 times than the HP 414A Standard Yield Toner Cartridge. That means the service life of HP 414X is 3 times longer than the HP 414A. If you don’t want to change the cartridge frequently, or if you print more page in your daily life, It will be better to select HP 414X High yield toner cartridges.

Cost per page

Cost per page (CPP) is determined by dividing the cost of that printer cartridge by the printer cartridge’s page yield. Through the cost per page, we can find out which product has better cost performance.

The cost per page comparison of OEM HP 414A/X Black Toner cartridge:

BlackHP 414A Standard YieldHP 414X High Yield
Cost$84.99$171.99
Page Yield2400 pages7500 pages
Cost per Page3.5 cents2.3 cents

The cost per page comparison of OEM HP 414A/X Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Toner cartridge:

C/Y/MHP 414A Standard YieldHP 414X High Yield
Cost$109.99$234.99
Page Yield2100 pages6000 pages
Cost per Page5.2 cents3.9 cents

The cost per page of color toner cartridge is higher than the black toner cartridge. The cost per page of 414X high yield toner cartridge, no matter color or black, both lower than the 414A standard yield toner cartridge.

Therefore, choosing the high yield version will be more affordable.

What’ s the best price alternatives of HP 414A and 414X?

V4ink HP 414A (W2020A) Black toner cartridge – DIY version and v4ink HP 414X (W2020X) Black toner cartridge – DIY version are your best price alternative.

V4ink HP 414A/X DIY version with the same page yield as the OEM toner cartridge, which work perfectly with the printer model the same as OEM’s.

You just need to replace the chip from the OEM toner cartridge and install it into v4ink toner cartridge. It’s easy to install and you can save up to 70% by using v4ink toner cartridges.

The cost per page comparison of OEM HP 414A and v4ink HP 414A DIY Toner Cartridge:

BlackOEM HP 414Av4ink HP 414A – DIY
Cost$84.99$42.99
Page Yield2400 pages2400 pages
Cost per Page3.5 cents1.8 cents

The cost per page comparison of OEM HP 414X and v4ink HP 414X DIY Toner Cartridge:

BlackOEM HP 414Xv4ink HP 414X – DIY
Cost$171.99$49.99
Page Yield7500 pages7500 pages
Cost per Page2.3 cents0.67 cents

If you don’t want to replace chip by yourself, v4ink also provide you with a more convenient choice – v4ink Remanufactured 414A/ 414X Toner Cartridges with chip.

Shopping at v4ink.com can help you save more and enjoy high quality printing effect!

Article Source: https://www.v4ink.com/What-is-the-same-and-difference-between-HP-414A-and-HP-414X

How to solve the problem that CF500A does not recognize the machine?

Important inspections are necessary before installing into printer, please follow below steps to verify the function of HP cf500a compatible toner cartridge.

  1. Unpack the cf500a compatible toner cartridge from plastic bag.

 

  1. Find the chip slot and confirm is installed correctly as shown.

 

  1. If the chip is loose, push it to the end of slot as arrow shown, ensure there is no space left.

 

  1. Remove the organge plastic pieces from cf500a toner cartridge.

 

5、  Stick the sealing tape to the bottom side of cf500a toner.

Warning: DO NOT remove the sealing tape at this stage!

 

6、  Install the cf500a toner cartridge into machine, close the front cover of the machine.

 

*If the printer reads the cf500a toner cartridge rapidly, now remove the sealing tape and reinstall in machine.

*If the machine does not read the cf500a toner cartridge and display error, please provide the printer model and batch number of cf500a toner cartridge to us, we will instruct return and replacement.

 

Article source: https://www.v4ink.com/HP-CF500A-Compation-Toner-Cartridge-Installation-Instructions

7 Tips for Using HP Toner Cartridges

No matter what type of printer in the use of the process will have a certain degree of loss, let alone the toner cartridge itself is consumable, so in the use of HP toner cartridge, should also pay attention to the relevant matters. In order to ensure the normal operation of the HP toner cartridge you purchased, V4ink provide the following suggestions for your reference:

The most important of these is that laser printers, like computers, are best placed in a clean environment to achieve the best printing effect and reduce the impact of dust in the air on printers and consumables. Please put the toner cartridge into the corresponding laser printer in the right direction. Do not open the selenium drum shade and touch the surface of the drum. Do not turn the moving light drum. Here are other considerations:

1.It is forbidden to use or store HP toner cartridge in high temperature, high humidity and cold environment to avoid long-term exposure to strong light.

2.HP toner cartridge should not tear the black packaging bag when not in use, and should not open the cover plate of the photosensitive toner casually so as to avoid the damage of the drum core caused by scratch or strong light. Although there is no packaging bag in the new consumables, do not open the packaging to expose the photosensitive cartridge.

3.Don’t touch the toner cartridge core or rotate the drum core by hand. When the cartridge core rotates, pay attention to the direction. If the rotation direction is not correct, it will damage the parts and cause powder leakage or print stains.

4.Don’t tear the seal before HP toner cartridge is used. Otherwise, the toner will be easily damped and caked, resulting in light printing color.

5.When replacing HP toner cartridge, it is better to use a vacuum cleaner or soft cloth to clean the remaining ink or paper scraps in the printer. Do not blow directly with your mouth to avoid carbon powder inhalation or flow into the printer.

6.HP toner cartridge(e.g HP 201X) should shake the handle horizontally 4-5 times before it comes on the new machine, so that the toner is loose and evenly distributed, and then pull out the sealing strip, which is conducive to printing uniform color, and the new consumables on the new line can be used directly without shaking.

7. When choosing to print paper, do not use wrinkle, uneven incision or too thick, too hard and other printing media, otherwise it will affect the quality of printing and shorten the life of the photosensitive drum.

How to Save Potential Money on Cf500a Cartridge?

As the newest generation HP printing consumables, HP cf500a take the print quality and efficiency to a new height. Corresponding, the good value for money and we need to spend more money on it. Thus how do we get the value of our money on cf500a and save even more money? Make the most use of it, and let it exert its biggest role.

To be honest, to improve its utilization we should pay attention to the details of the toner and its matching printer. Giving cf500a a good work circumstance and maintain operation can improve it utilization, and further reduce expenditure.

For its matching HP printer, here is something important that you should be noticed:

1.Make a reasonable selection of printing Settings

In general, you will set up the printer link again when you install the new cartridge. Usually there are some default settings such as the choices for color prints or black-and-white prints, the function of saving toner, or use Time New Roman fonts less and use Garamond fonts more, which can save even more resources. It’s the ordinary settings that can help you maximum uses of the resources of toner and reduce the resources wastages. So don’t neglect these settings that are able to save both potential resources and money.

2.Do not move or even hit your printer

Many people may take drastic action when they have no ideas to deal with the problems happen to their printer. They always try to solve problems by moving a bit or hitting the printer. In fact, these methods may make things worse, and even make your printer unable to work. Be kind to your printer, because the fierce collision to your printer will change its internal consumables to its original position so that your toner does not work properly.

For cf510 toner itself, there are two things you can be referenced:

  1. Although the OEM toner has it unique advantages, the compatible toner is always the cost-effective bargains for investing. Try some reputable brand printing consumables not only give you the reassuring print results as best as the original, also is still a direct and efficient way to protect you from the troubles caused by the inferior printing consumables. Lower single page output cost and dependable print guarantee, high quality compatible cf510a toner is worthy for us to have a try as well.
  2. Daily maintenance work should also be carried out in life, which can prolong the service life of toner and save more money. Always remember that you should use it in an appropriate environment, not in an extreme environment. And you should control the gold time of using, if you take out toner apart after sealing, remember use it out within 6 months. If you don’t use it for a long time to disable its validity, the print quality will be affected, and ultimately affect the present output material.

 

How to Install CF230X Toner for Your HP Printer?

A new cf230x needs to be installed correctly into your HP printer then it can exert its biggest role. Come to follow the steps below and prepare to replace the new toner cartridge for your laser printers!

  1. Take out the original cf230x cartridge which has been used up;Take out cf230x toner
  2. Unpack the new cf230x toner cartridge;unpack cf230x compatible
  3. Gently shake the new cartridge from side to side to distribute the carbon powder;shake cf230x cartridge
  4. Pull the sealing tape form the end of the cf230 cartridge to remove the entire length of tape. Do remember, if the tape not be removed entirely it will cause your laser printer can’t work properly;Pull the sealing tape form cf230x
  5. Then slightly remove the protective cover;remove the cf230x protective cover
  6. .Install the cf230x drum unit into the HP printer;Install cf230x drum unit
  7. After place the drum unit well, you can install the new cfe230x toner into the printer;install new cf230x toner
  8. Finally close the front cover and connect the power supply.close the front cover

    In general speaking, if the new cartridge you buy is original one, you printer may work properly as your wish. But if the cf230x toner cartridges you buy are compatible ones, you need to operate some setting to get your printer working properly: you find there is the “Non-HP Print Cartridges” error when you use the printer. Don’t be worry, it’s a common error when you install a compatible toner cartridges. But you can use the cartridge directly by pressing “ok” or “√” button to do what your printer indicates. Never mind the compatible cf230x cartridge will damage your printer or void your printer warranty unless the cartridges are counterfeits or inferior products.

    HP 30x cf230x toner belongs to the typical split-type toner cartridges. Only combine the toner and drum unit can the whole operation finish and the work come into effect. Therefore, the above installation methods are also applicable to the installation or replacement of other similar toner cartridges, such as cf217a toner, cf219a drum unit. Learn now, and easily install your new printer cartridges!