Why is my HP Deskjet 2600 not Printing?

  • Check and ensure the printer’s control panel doesn’t show the Offline error message.
  • Make sure that the printer power plug is firmly connected to the power outlet.
  • Check if the network router is turned on and internet connection is active.
  • Print the Network Test Report to ensure the network connection status.
  • Connect the printer and computer to the same network.
  • Install only the genuine ink cartridges in their respective slots.
  • Check the estimated ink level and replace the low or empty ink cartridges.
  • Load enough paper into the input tray.
  • Check if any print job is stuck inside the input tray, ink cartridge area, and paper feed rollers for HP Deskjet 2600 not Printing issue.
  • Use a flashlight and remove the torn or jammed papers inside the printer.
  • Clean the ink cartridges and printhead and then print the Quality Diagnostic Test report.
  • Examine the report for quality and if it is not right, repeat the above step up to three or four times.
  • If the HP Deskjet 2600 not Prints issue continues even after trying out all the above steps, replace the ink cartridges with a new one or service printer.
HP Deskjet 2600 not Printing

Why HP Deskjet 2600 not Printing in Color?

  • Go with the below-given steps to get rid of the color or black ink HP Deskjet 2600 not Printing issue.
  • Use only the genuine and compatible HP ink cartridges. Purchase the ink cartridges from a reliable HP store or local retailer.
  • Install the cartridges in the respective slots. Match the color letter on the cartridge with the color dot on the slot while installing the cartridge.
  • Check the estimated ink levels before you start to print.
  • Replace the low or empty ink cartridges from the slot with a new one.
  • After the installation of ink cartridges, the printer starts to align the ink cartridges automatically and prints an alignment page.
  • Place the alignment report on the scanner glass with the printed side facing down and then set it according to the engraved guides around the platen.
  • Close the scanner lid and press the Start Copy Color button on the printer control panel. Wait until the printer aligns the cartridges.
  • If the HP Deskjet 2600 not Prints continues, try to clean the ink cartridges and print the Print Quality Diagnostic report.
  • If the print quality is right, then proceed to print further. If the print quality is unacceptable, then move on to the next level of cleaning.
  • Try to clean up to three or four times to resolve the issue and if the HP Deskjet 2600 not Printing continues even after trying out all the above steps, try to replace the ink cartridges or service your HP product.