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Chapter 1

Understand the printer parts

This section contains the following topics:

  1. Front view
  1. Printing supplies area
  1. Back view

Front view

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1Automatic document feeder (ADF)
2Scanner glass
3Output tray
4Front universal serial bus (USB) port
5Memory card slot
6Output tray extension
7Tray 1
8(Power button)
9Control panel display (differs based on the printer model that you have)
10Control panel (differs based on the printer model that you have)
11Document feeder tray
12Width guides

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Printing supplies area

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  1. Ink cartridge access door
  1. Ink cartridges
  1. Printhead latch
  1. Printhead

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Back view

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1Fax port (1-LINE )
2Fax port (2-EXT)
3Ethernet network port
4Rear universal serial bus (USB) port
5Power input
6Automatic two-sided printing accessory (duplexer)

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Chapter 1

Use the printer control panel

This section contains the following topics:

  1. Overview of buttons and lights
  1. Control panel display icons
  1. Change printer settings

Overview of buttons and lights

The following diagrams and related tables provide a quick reference to the printer control panel features for each printer model. For more information, see Finding the printer model number.

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  1. Home button: Returns to the home screen from any other screen.
  1. Control panel display: Touch the screen to select menu options. For information about the icons that appear on the display, see Control panel display icons.
3Help button: Opens the Help menu.
4Keypad: Use the keypad to enter numbers and text.
5Wireless icon: The icon is lit when the 802.11 wireless feature is on.
6Cancel button: Stops a job, exits a menu, or exits settings.
7Right arrow button: Navigates through settings in the menus.
8Back button: Returns to the previous menu.
9Left arrow button: Navigates through settings in the menus.

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  1. Wireless icon: The icon is lit when the 802.11 wireless feature is on.
  1. Home button: Returns to the home screen from any other screen.
  1. Control panel display: Touch the screen to select menu options. For information about the icons that appear on the display, see Control panel display icons.
4Help button: Opens the Help menu.
5Right arrow button: Navigates through settings in the menus.
6Cancel button: Stops a job, exits a menu, or exits settings.
7Back button: Returns to the previous menu.
8Left arrow button: Navigates through settings in the menus.

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Control panel display icons
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Icon Purpose

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Shows that a wired network connection exists.
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Shows that a wireless network connection exists. The signal strength is indicated by the number of curved lines. This is for infrastructure mode. For more information, see Set up the printer for wireless communication.
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Icon Purpose
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Shows that HP ePrint is turned on. For more information, see HP ePrint.
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Displays a screen where you can make copies or select other options.
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Displays a screen where you can make a fax, or choose fax settings.
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Displays a screen where you can make a scan, or change scan settings.
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Displays a screen where you can use HP Apps. For more information, see Printer Apps.
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Displays a screen where you can adjust photo printing options.
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Displays the Setup screen for generating reports, changing fax and other maintenance settings, and accessing the Help screen.
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Icon Purpose
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Displays the Network screen for selecting options.
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Provides more information about the printer’s features.
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HP Officejet Pro 8600 Displays a screen where you can see information about the ink cartridges,

model including fill levels. This icon has a red border when an ink cartridge needs attention.

NOTE: Ink level warnings and indicators provide estimates for planning purposes only. When you receive a low-ink warning message, consider having a replacement cartridge available to avoid possible printing delays. You do not need to replace cartridges until prompted to do so.
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Displays the status of the Auto Answer function. Touch Auto Answer to turn it on or off. For more information, see Set the answer mode (Auto answer).
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Displays a screen where you can learn about printer features that can help conserve natural resources and reduce the impact of your printing choices.
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TIP: You can configure settings for some features from this screen.

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Change printer settings

Use the control panel to change the printer’s mode and settings, print reports, or get help for the printer.

TIP: If the printer is connected to a computer, you can also change the printer settings using HP software tools available on your computer, such as the HP printer software, HP Utility (Mac OS X), or the EWS. For more information about these tools, see Printer management tools.
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This section contains the following topics:

  1. Select the mode
  1. Change printer settings

Select the mode

The main menu of the control panel display shows the available modes for the printer.

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To select a different mode

Touch HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus User Manual 109 (Back button) to return to the main menu. Touch HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus User Manual 101 (left arrow) or HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus User Manual 103 (right arrow) to scroll through the available modes, and then touch the icon to select the desired mode.

To change settings for a mode

  1. After selecting a mode, touch the arrow buttons to scroll through the available settings, and then touch the setting you want to change.
  2. Follow the prompts on the display to change the settings, and then touch Done.
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Change printer settings

To change the printer settings or print reports, use the options available in the Setup menu:

  1. Touch HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus User Manual 103 (right arrow), and then touch Setup.
  1. Touch the arrow buttons to scroll through the menus.
  1. Touch the menu items to select menus or options.

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Finding the printer model number

In addition to the model name that appears on the front of the printer, this printer has a specific model number. You can use this number when obtaining support and to help determine which supplies or accessories are available for your printer.

The model number is printed on a label located on the inside of the ink cartridge access door, near the ink cartridges area.

Select print media

The printer is designed to work well with most types of office media. It is best to test a variety of print media types before buying large quantities. Use HP media for optimum print quality. For more information about HP media, visit the HP website at www.hp.com.
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HP recommends plain papers with the ColorLok logo for printing and copying of everyday documents. All papers with the ColorLok logo are independently tested to meet high standards of reliability and print quality, and produce documents with crisp, vivid color, bolder blacks and dry faster than ordinary plain papers. Look for papers with the ColorLok logo in a variety of weights and sizes from major paper manufacturers.
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This section contains the following topics:

  1. Recommended papers for printing and copying
  1. Recommended papers for photo printing
  1. Tips for selecting and using media

If you want the best print quality, HP recommends using HP papers that are specifically designed for the type of project you are printing.

Depending on your country/region, some of these papers might not be available.

HP Brochure PaperThese papers are glossy-coated or matte-coated on both sides for
HP Professional Papertwo-sided use. They are the perfect choice for producing professional
quality marketing materials such as brochures and mailers, as well as
business graphics for report covers and calendars.
HP PremiumThese papers are heavy two-sided matte papers perfect for
Presentation Paperpresentation, proposals, reports, and newsletters. They are
HP Professional Paperheavyweight for an impressive look and feel.
HP Bright White InkjetHP Bright White Inkjet Paper delivers high-contrast colors and sharp
Papertext. It is opaque enough for two-sided color usage with no
showthrough, which makes it ideal for newsletters, reports, and flyers.
It features ColorLok Technology for less smearing, bolder blacks, and
vivid colors.

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HP Printing PaperHP Printing Paper is a high-quality multifunction paper. It produces
documents that look and feel more substantial than documents
printed on standard multipurpose or copy paper. It features ColorLok
Technology for less smearing, bolder blacks, and vivid colors.
HP Office PaperHP Office Paper is a high-quality multifunction paper. It is suitable for
copies, drafts, memos and other everyday documents. It features
ColorLok Technology for less smearing, bolder blacks, and vivid
colors.
HP Office RecycledHP Office Recycled Paper is a high-quality multifunction paper made
Paperwith 30% recycled fiber. It features ColorLok Technology for less
smearing, bolder blacks and vivid colors.
HP Premium PlusHP’s best photo paper is heavyweight for producing professional
Photo Paperquality photos. Features an instant-dry finish for easy handling
without smudging. It resists water, smears, fingerprints, and humidity.
It is available in several sizes, including A4, 8.5 x 11 inch, 10 x 15 cm
(4 x 6 inch), 13 x 18 cm (5 x 7 inch), and two finishes – glossy or soft-
gloss (satin matte). It is acid-free for longer lasting documents.
HP Advanced PhotoThis thick photo paper features an instant-dry finish for easy handling
Paperwithout smudging. It resists water, smears, fingerprints, and humidity.
Your prints have a look and feel comparable to a store processed
photo. It is available in several sizes, including A4, 8.5 x 11 inch, 10
x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch), 13 x 18 cm (5 x 7 inch), and two finishes –
glossy or soft gloss (satin matte). It is acid-free for longer lasting
documents.
HP Everyday PhotoPrint colorful, everyday snapshots at a low cost, using paper
Paperdesigned for casual photo printing. This affordable, photo paper dries
quickly for easy handling. Get sharp, crisp images when you use this
paper with any inkjet printer. Available in semi-gloss finish in 8.5 x 11
inch, A4, 4 x 6 inch and 10 x 15 cm. It is acid-free for longer lasting
documents.
HP Iron-On TransfersHP Iron-on Transfers (for color fabrics or for light or white fabrics) are
the ideal solution for creating custom T-shirts from your digital photos.

To order HP papers and other supplies, go to www.hp.com. Go to Shop for Products and Services, and select Ink, toner and paper .

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For the best print quality, HP recommends using HP papers that are specifically designed for the type of project you are printing. Depending on your country/region, some of these papers might not be available.

Depending on your country/region, some of these papers might not be available.

HP Premium PlusHP’s best photo paper is heavyweight for producing professional
Photo Paperquality photos. Features an instant-dry finish for easy handling
without smudging. It resists water, smears, fingerprints, and humidity.
It is available in several sizes, including A4, 8.5 x 11 inch, 10 x 15 cm

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