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How To Install a Laser Printers Color Cartridge


Printers come in different types produced by different companies. Some use color cartridges while others use cartridges of laser color printers. Most laser color printers cartridges will give you service for a long time before you are needed to replace the one you are using. Most people have preferred laser color printers to the ink printer cartages that tend to run out of ink very fast. 

Step 1

First and foremost, you should make sure that your printer is turned off and disconnected from the power source. This will be a safety measure that you should take to avoid any dangerous accident to happen while you are installing your laser color printers cartridge. Make sure that you remove any paper trays that may be in the printer. Removing paper trays especially when they have papers will help you avoid spoiling any papers while installing the cartridge of laser color printers.

Step 2

Now open the cover of the printer and make sure that you know very well how to open the cover of your printer. If you are not sure of how to remove it you should consult the manual that came with your printer. You can also get directions packaged with the cartridge you are installing. This will make the process of installing your laser color printers cartridge very simple. When you have removed the cover of your printer you will get access and see where to install your new laser printers color cartridge.

Step 3

Now you are advised to rest one hand on top of your printer, if there is another cartridge in the printer clench it with the other hand and pull it upwards until the cartridge unlocks and releases from the cartridges rail. Now take the new laser color printers cartridge that you want to install and unpack it from its package. You are highly advised to carefully read the instructions that come with the laser color printers cartridge to avoid any mistakes you can make because of lack of information.

Step 4

Now following the instructions provided on the laser color printers cartridge, start installing your new cartridge. You should hold it on the shown direction while directing it to the rail where it is supposed to be placed. You should make sure that when you install the laser color printers cartridge has tightly got hold of the rail to avoid inconveniences when you start working with it. Now that it is well installed put back the cover of the printer.

Step 5

Now you have your cartridge installed properly test it first before you start performing any official tasks. You can use used papers to avoid misuse and see whether the quality it prints is the right one for your work.


You can now enjoy the service your printer is giving with the best quality print.

By Hannah, published at 03/15/2012
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