BUT I found one... Videos English Open Menu English Deutsch Español Français Português 中文 한국어 † The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. Ink System Failure or 0x or C2 Error Message Displays on the Front Panel Question about HP PhotoSmart Printers & Copiers 1 Answer Says:ink system failed,unable to copy,fax,print says:ink system failed,unable Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem?
My husband is in a band and of all days for it to crash, just before a big show. Using the Power Button, turn the unit OFF and unplug the power cable from back of the printer and wall outlet.CustomerName: doneChristina: Fine.Christina: 10. Reply 0 0 pal56 Student Posts: 1 Member Since: 02-22-2011 Message 6 of 20 (53,949 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: error code 0xc18a0106 on c5180 Photosmart Options Mark as New Bookmark The grinding you are hearing is probably the heads pushing against the left side of it's travel carriage, having somehow gone past it's stop sensor.
I did it again and the same message appeared.FYI - When I reconnected the power cord the on button was lit and it powered up on its own.
Is your printer still in warranty?Ciara I am an HP employee.I am speaking for myself and not for HP.
If not, there could be a more serious problem with your machine.
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It resets my printer and the diagnostic page prints perfectly - but I still get the error when I try to print anything. Ask Your Own Printers Question Share this conversation Related Printers Questions Question Date Submitted I have an Epson 200. A-N arknorth, Oct 16, 2008 #2 KlJones Thread Starter Joined: May 18, 2007 Messages: 5 My specific model is the HP Photosmart 3310xi All-in-One. LOL sailfishoney, Oct 28, 2008 #9 sailfishoney Joined: Oct 27, 2008 Messages: 4 Here is what my printer screen says error ocx18a0106 refer to system ducument.
The only time it made the horrific sound was the other day. This may take several minutes to complete. Allow this process to complete and do not interrupt. But since it is burried within the bowels of this beastie, it's best to let an expert fix it.
Reply 0 0 DevRao Distinguished Professor Posts: 3,237 Member Since: 02-03-2010 Message 5 of 5 (146 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: error oxc18a0106 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to Learn How to Post and More  Community News  Best of the Community Blog  Notebooks Notebook Operating System and Recovery  Notebook Boot and Lockup  Notebook Wireless and Networking  Notebook Audio  Notebook Video, A-N PS - DO NOT crack it open to look for that gear! It seem to start messing up when I tried to configure the fax machine and now I do not know how to undo what I did.
None of the other troubleshooting suggestions worked! Press and release the “CANCEL” button as many times as necessary, so that, either the “Welcome to Photosmart Express” screen appears, or, the “Ink System Failure” screen appears. As I am writing this I am trying it again. Reply 0 Reply 0 0 skippyjohnson PhD Student Posts: 649 Member Since: 12-05-2008 Message 2 of 5 (6,546 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: INK SYSTEM FAILURE Error: Oxc18a0106 [Edited] Options Mark
Solved! Thanks sailfishoney, Oct 27, 2008 #7 arknorth Joined: Oct 17, 2007 Messages: 1,099 What model printer is it? Without turning off the printer, Question about HP PhotoSmart Printers & Copiers 2 Answers Error oxc18a0106 error oxc18a0106 ink system has failed, unable to copy receive faxes or print.
I was going nuts until I found this.
I am far from a pro, so please respond in layman's terms. Best of Luck! What you need to do is contact HP and tell them what is going on. Reconnect the power cord to the back of the product. 5.
It still has the same code and ink system failure. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/759757 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Follow these steps to reset the product. 1. I was at my witts end trying to fix this printer.
No luck. If you want to check him out. Lightly dampen a clean, lint-free cloth. 3. Photosmart C6180 All-In-One InkJet...
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