How do I print a test page on my HP Deskjet printer?

Print a test page

  1. Make sure that there is U.S. letter or A4 size, unused, plain paper in the input tray.
  2. Press and hold the Power button , and then press the Cancel button .
  3. Let go of the Cancel button and then the Power button. The test page prints. Figure : Example of a test page.

How do I know if my printer is on a test page?

  1. In the Search box on the taskbar, type Devices and Printers.
  2. Touch or click Devices and Printers (Control panel).
  3. Touch and hold or right-click your printer.
  4. Touch or click Printer Properties.
  5. Under the General tab, Touch or click Print Test Page.

How do I do a self test on my HP printer?

How do I print a test page on HP Deskjet 2542?

Follow these steps to print a test page.

  1. Load clean, white U.S. Letter or A4 paper in the input tray, if necessary.
  2. Press and hold the Power button. While holding down the Power button, press and hold the Cancel button. Hold them both down for 2 or 3 seconds. The test page prints. Power button. Cancel button.

How do I print my own test page?

How do I print a self test page?

Use one of the following methods to print a self-test page.

  1. Load letter or A4, unused plain white paper into the input tray.
  2. Press and hold the Cancel ( ) and the Start Copy Color buttons at the same time.
  3. Release both buttons. The self-test page prints.

How do I get my printer to print a test page?

How do I print my own test report?

Printing a Printer Status Report

  1. Load plain white paper in the input tray.
  2. On the printer control panel, swipe the display to the left, and then touch Setup .
  3. Touch Tools.
  4. Swipe up on the display, and then touch Print Status Reports. The printer prints the report. Figure : Example of a Printer Status Report.

Why does my HP Deskjet printer print blank pages?

Check the ink levels on your printer. Low or empty cartridges can also cause the printer to print blank pages. So, check the ink/toner levels on your printer and replace cartridges if necessary.

How do I print ink on a test page?