Lexmark X4650 Ink Cartridge Error

The Lexmark X4650 ink cartridge error is one of the frustrating errors that might occur while printing important documents. The error can pop up if the cartridge is missing, it is not installed properly, or the wrong cartridge is installed on the printer. Continue reading the instructions below to fix the cartridge error.

Lexmark X4650 Ink Cartridge Error

Solution 1: Check the ink levels

  • Turn on your printer and go to the control panel.
  • Press the Settings button followed by OK.
  • Press the OK button again and select the Color Ink option using the navigation keys.
  • Press the OK button to check the ink level of the color cartridge.
  • Check the color ink level and press the Cancel button.
  • Go to Settings and select the Black Ink option using the navigation keys.
  • Press the OK button to check the black ink level.
  • Finally, press the Cancel button.
  • If your printer is running low on ink, replace the print cartridges to fix the Lexmark X4650 ink cartridge error.

Solution 2: Check the cartridges

A simple restart can solve most of the hardware problems.

 
  • Open the front cover of your Lexmark printer.
  • Wait until the carriage stops moving.
 
Lexmark X4650 Ink Cartridge Error
 
Lexmark X4650 Ink Cartridge Error
 
  • Take out the cartridges from the carriage.
  • Check if you have removed the protective tapes from the cartridges.
  • Reinstall the cartridges into the carriage and close the front cover.

Solution 3: Cleaning the print cartridge nozzles

 
  • To begin with, load some plain paper into the paper input tray.
  • Go to your printer control panel and press the Settings button.
  • Press the OK button and select the Clean Cartridges option using the navigation keys.
  • Press the OK button and wait until the page prints.
 
Lexmark X4650 Ink Cartridge Error
 
Lexmark X4650 Ink Cartridge Error
 
  • Now, the print cartridge nozzles will be cleaned automatically.
  • Try to print a few documents and check if the Lexmark X4650 ink cartridge error is resolved.
  • If necessary, align the print cartridges. For that, press the Settings button followed by OK.
  • Select the Align Cartridges option and press the OK button.
  • Wait until the alignment page is printed.

Now, the ink cartridge error should be resolved.