HP Printers are one of the most used printers in the world. Just
like any other machines, they also can show errors after being
used regularly. The errors may seem to be a minor one or it can be
a big one depending on the nature of the error.
That’s why we have listed the most frequently occurring errors on
HP printers so that you have a better understanding of their
nature and the ways to fix them.
02 - This error is the most commonly linked with driver or
printer cable problems, turning the printer off and on should
remove this error message.
10 – It is known as " Supplies Memory Error
", it indicates that
30-This error is related to PostScript firmware. You should try
to print an alternative PostScript file or reseat the PostScript
30.1-This error is due to the hard disk drive crash in your
printer. You need to press the 'select' button on your printer
to solve this error.
40-This error is due to break in data transfer connection
between printer and computer. Kindly check the connection
settings and al cable connections.
41-This error is due to a temporary print engine issue. You
should turn of the printer and plug off for a minute to solve
49-This error can occur due to many reasons. The primary cause
of this error is related to the firmware. You will be required
to update the firmware and restart the printer. If the error
occurs again, there will be most likely a hardware failure.
50.1-This error occurs due to an issue with the fuser. It is
mainly dude to the low temperature and the failure of the fuser
to warm up.
50.2-This error is due to a warm-up failure or time-out of the
period allocated for the warm-up.
50.3-This error occurs due to high temperature causing the
thermistor to become too hot.
50.5-This error is e due to the presence of wrong type of fuser.
50.6-This error occurs due too possible overheating resulting in
fuser heater being cut-off.
50.7-A problem with the fuser drive motor has occurred which has
then caused a fuser pressure release mechanism failure.
50.8-This error happens due to a fault with the secondary
50.9-This error happens due to the detection of a high fuser
51-This error occurs mainly in older printer models. This error
is dues to the breaking of or missing of the bottom of the
cartridge. The error can also happen due to any scanner unit
52-This error is due to the use of polygon mirror during the
scanning process. Contact technician to solve this error.
54-This error occurs due to the non-removal of sealing tape from
55-This error occurs due to a poor connection between the DC
controller and the formatter. You will need to contact an HP
engineer to solve this error.
56-This error occurs due to many reasons. It depends on the
model of HP printer. You need check the paper tray, the stacker,
the duplex unit, and duplex mode.
57.xx-This error occurs due to failure of one or more of the
fans on your HP printer. It will be solved by contacting an HP
58.xx-This error occurs due to an issue with an environmental
sensor, fan, memory controller, power or DC controller.
59-This error occurs due to a motor error. You need to change or
reseat the memory to solve this error.
how to restore printer connection.
60.xx-This error occurs normally in newer models. It is due a
problem with the motorised tray lift. Check for any obstructions
such as staples or paperclips.
61-This error occurs due to the detection of a defective
formatter board or bad memory SIMMs. You should reseat the
memory chips or replace the formatter board to solve this error.
62-Same as above.
63-Same as above.
64-This error occurs due to the detection of either a defective
D.C. controller or defective formatter board. You need to turn
the printer off and on or reseat the DIMMs formatter board to
solve this error.
65-Same as above.
66-This error occurs due to the presence of an additional paper
or envelope tray. You should check the connections between the
additional units. If the problem is not solved, contact HP
67-This error occurs due to a service printer error or a memory
error. You can solve this error by checking the condition of
paper trays. Check if they aren’t damaged along with connection
cables or reseat any SIMMs if required.
68-This error occurs due to a NVRAM error. You need to reset the
NVRAM and printing a configuration page.
69-This error is due to a problem with the duplex unit. You need
to remove any obstructions that may be causing this error.
70-This is due to incompatible issue of SIMM or cartridge and
printer. It’s a rare issue, hence, you need to contact HP
72-This error occurs due to the detection of a defective