HP 61 showed incompatible ink cartridge error

  • Hello, it's my first experience with compatible ink cartridge, when i install it, it showed Incompatible ink cartridge. What can i do to fix it please?

  • Problem: Compatibility Error Messages

    Solution: So you’ve just installed your new HP 61 cartridge in your printer and you’re getting an error on your printer screen or computer that says “Incompatible Ink Cartridge” or “Ink Cartridge Error.” Even if you’ve got a brand new cartridge, sometimes dried ink, fingerprint oil or tape residue can get on the gold and copper electrical contacts, causing the cartridge to not recognize properly in your machine. Gently clean the contacts with a lint free cloth or coffee filter and rubbing alcohol before installing to circumvent the error message.

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