The ink cartridge’s number is also printed within your printer’s manual. Look for the number next to the wording “Cartridge number” or “Cartridge type.” Write down the numbers on a piece of paper or take the manual with you to the store so you can locate the ink cartridge quickly.
- 1 Can I use any cartridge on my HP printer?
- 2 Do ink cartridges fit all printers?
- 3 Are HP 302 and HP 304 interchangeable?
- 4 Can I use a 61 ink instead of 63?
- 5 Do XL ink cartridges fit?
- 6 What happens if I put the wrong ink in my printer?
- 7 Does 65xl ink fit 65?
- 8 Are HP 301 and HP 304 interchangeable?
- 9 Is HP 304 ink discontinued?
- 10 Can I use 304XL instead of 304?
- 11 Is HP 61 and 61XL the same size?
- 12 Why is HP 63 ink so expensive?
- 13 What kind of printer takes 61 ink?
Can I use any cartridge on my HP printer?
Can you use other ink cartridges in an HP printer? It will depend on what type of “other” ink cartridge you intend to use on your HP printer. If it’s a third-party or generic compatible/remanufactured ink cartridge of the same model number, then yes, it will work.
Do ink cartridges fit all printers?
Since all of these different cartridge series look the same, many people wonder if they are interchangeable. The answer is no, even though they look similar and will likely fit inside your printer, they will not print if installed in the wrong printer.
Are HP 302 and HP 304 interchangeable?
Although the two cartridges are actually the same size, we recommend sticking to the lower fill for the HP 302/HP 304/HP 62 due to a smaller inner sponge and barriers within the cartridge. As such over filling them can result in ink spilling inside your printer.
Can I use a 61 ink instead of 63?
The 61 and 63 cartridges are not interchangeable. 1 of 3 found this helpful.
Do XL ink cartridges fit?
Installing an XL cartridge is no different than installing a standard cartridge. Despite the name, an XL cartridge is not any larger than a standard cartridge — it just contains more ink. It will still fit the standard ink cartridge slot in your printer and require no further steps or adjustments.
What happens if I put the wrong ink in my printer?
If you install the wrong ink cartridge in your printer, you will likely receive an error message on your printer display that prevents you from using the printer. Printer cartridge chips and the contacts inside the printer are very sensitive and can easily be damaged if they are mishandled.
Does 65xl ink fit 65?
I recommend it! Do you find this helpful? The 65xl is larger than the 65 and can be used longer. 65 can generally print 100-200 pages, 65xl can print 600 pages of paper.
Are HP 301 and HP 304 interchangeable?
If you’re trying to use HP 301 inks in a 304 printer they may fit but you will end up with an error message saying “inks not recognised” or something along those lines. You will need to go and get the correct inks for your printer model.
Is HP 304 ink discontinued?
The cartridges are surely not discontinued, these are used by relatively new printers.
Can I use 304XL instead of 304?
In fact, a 304XL cartridge will fit any printer that takes the standard capacity cartridges. So, if you usually use HP 304 ink cartridges, then you can also use the 304XL variety with out issue.
Is HP 61 and 61XL the same size?
Are HP 61 and HP 61XL the same? The high yield and standard capacity cartridges are identical in shape and size, and both install the same way in your printer. The only difference is that the high yield version has more ink in its internal reservoir, which enables the XL cartridge to print a lot more pages.
Why is HP 63 ink so expensive?
Branded ink is expensive because original equipment printer manufacturers (OEMs) claim that the technology to make ink is expensive; so much is spent on R&D, and it costs a ton of money to ensure topnotch ink quality and reliability.
What kind of printer takes 61 ink?
The HP 61 ink cartridge works with a wide range of Deskjet®, ENVY® and OfficeJet® printers. Some of the more popular ones are the Deskjet 2540, the Deskjet 1000 series and the HP ENVY 4500 and 5530 series.