One of the most common problems faced by printer owners is dried ink in the cartridges the dried ink in the cartridge will affect the work of the printer. In fact, most of printers with the cartridges that get dried are not working totally. Typically, this condition is caused by the nozzles of the cartridge that is being clogged along with the dried ink. So, it might not mean that the ink inside the device is getting dried.

The problems of dry ink cartridges are frequently easy to be fixed. In addition to this problem, the clogged, nozzles and even dried are also the most common problems in printers that are possible to be fixed. Here are the steps by steps how to fix such a problem properly.

At first time, run the utility for print-head cleaning device .The location is not easy to find, but you can find it through the menu "Start," and then open the "Control Panel" and choosing "Printers." Then, just click right on the printer and select "Properties."

Most of printers provide software for installation. Besides containing the driver of the printers, it also contains the maintenance function. You may find the maintenance control option for the Printer Cartridges displayed on the top or front of the printer.

If the print-head cleaner cannot fix the problem, remove the cartridge from its printer. Soak the cartridge with enough warm water in a sink or a bowl. It is aimed in order to immerse the nozzles of the print head. Wait for a longer enough time to let the ink dissolved and flow into the water.

You also enable to use a cloth that is soaked in warm water and use it for cleaning the nozzles. Wait until the ink beginning to flow. As you made it, dry it by using a soft and lint free cloth thoroughly.