The meter on your HP printer indicates how much ink or toner remains in the cartridge. To read the meter, press the button on the printer and look at the number that is displayed.
When it comes to your HP printer, you want to make sure that you are getting the most accurate meter readings possible. This will allow you to keep track of your printer’s ink levels, so that you can restock when necessary. In this article, we will walk you through a few different ways to get meter reading from your HP printer.
Reading the Meter on the Printer’s Control Panel
The most straightforward way to get meter reading from your HP printer is to do so from the control panel. To do this, simply follow these steps:
- Press the “Menu” button on your printer’s control panel.
- Scroll down to “Information” and press the “Select” button.
- Scroll down to “Meter Readings” and press the “Select” button.
- Your current meter reading will be displayed on the screen.
Reading the Meter from Your Printer’s Software
If you would rather get your meter readings from your printer’s software, you can do so by following these steps: