HP Officejet 7610 - Placement of the text or graphics is wrong

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Placement of the text or graphics is wrong

Check how the paper is loaded

Make sure the paper guides fit snugly against the edges of the stack of paper, and make sure

the tray is not overloaded. For more information, see Load paper on page 16.

Check the paper size

Content on a page might be cut off if the document size is larger than the paper that you are


Make sure the paper size selected in the printer driver match the size of paper loaded in the tray.

Check the margin settings

If the text or graphics are cut off at the edges of the page, make sure the margin settings for the

document do not exceed the printable area of your printer. For more information, see Set

minimum margins on page 170.

Check the page-orientation setting

Make sure the paper size and page orientation selected in the application match the settings in

the printer driver. For more information, see Print on page 27.

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Check the printer location and length of USB cable

High electromagnetic fields (such as those generated by USB cables) can sometimes cause

slight distortions to printouts. Move the printer away from the source of the electromagnetic

fields. Also, it is recommended that you use a USB cable that is less than 3 meters (9.8 feet)

long to minimize the effects of these electromagnetic fields.

If the above solutions do not work, the problem may be caused by the inability of the application to

interpret print settings correctly. See the release notes for known software conflicts, refer to the

application's documentation, or contact the software manufacturer for specific help.

TIP: If you are using a computer running Windows, you can visit the HP online support website at

www.hp.com/support. This website provides information and utilities that can help you correct many

common printer problems.


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