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Just installed a new printer office jet 3865. Didn't come

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Just installed a new printer office jet 3865. Didn't come with ink cartridges so ordered some - 302. Printer keeps saying reinstall cartridges properly. I keep doing this but still says same thing. Very annoying.
JA: What's the brand and model of your printer?
Customer: Hp officejet 3865
JA: How long has this been going on with your OfficeJet?
Customer: Only just set it up
JA: When did you last update the Operating System (OS) on the computer or device you're printing from?
Customer: I only connected printer yesterday. But printer keeps telling me it's a cartridge issue , I added them brand new.
JA: Anything else you want the Printer Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just some help please.
Hi ,
My name is***** am sorry to hear that you are having this issue. I will be glad to assist you with this.
Verify the cartridge numbers
Make sure the cartridge numbers match your printer and where the country/region the printer was purchased.
Check the cartridges for any take or shipping film on the cartridge contacts.
Go to HP Store and verify the cartridge numbers for your printer model and country/region. Replace any incompatible cartridges.
Step 2: Reset the printer
Reset the printer to recover from printer failures.
With the printer turned on, disconnect the power cord from the printer.
Unplug the power cord from the power source.
Wait 60 seconds.
Reconnect the power cord to a wall outlet and to the printer.
NOTE: HP recommends plugging the printer directly into a wall outlet.
Step 3: Identify your cartridges
Read the section that most closely matches your printer's cartridges.
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thank you for responding but I have taken printer to a local shop for them to look at. Thanks again.

your welcome.

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