How to clean the printhead on a designjet 130

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How to clean the printhead on a designjet 130
Get on your computer to clean your Designjet 130 printheads. (laptop image by Angie Lingnau from

HP offers consumers many different printer models, including the Designjet 130 printer. This particular HP model is a multiformat printer that can print documents, photos, prints and proofs in full colour or black and white. If you find that your documents and photos aren't printing with the same colour and clarity that they used to, it might be time to clean the Designjet's printheads. HP has incorporated a simple recommended cleaning process for the Designjet 130 printheads.

Skill level:


  1. 1

    Open the driver software for your Designjet 130 printer.

  2. 2

    Click the "Help" button in the software program.

  3. 3

    Select the "Maintenance" option from the "Help" screen.

  4. 4

    Find "Recover Printheads." Click this option to clean your Designjet 130 printheads. This is the HP-recommended cleaning process.

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