HP Officejet Pro 8610 - Clean the exterior

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Clean the exterior

Clean the automatic document feeder

Clean the scanner glass

Dust or dirt on the scanner glass, scanner lid backing, or scanner frame can slow down performance,

degrade the quality of scans, and affect the accuracy of special features such as fitting copies to

a certain page size.

To clean the scanner glass


Turn off the printer by pressing the (the Power button) and unplug the power cord from the

electrical socket.


Lift the scanner lid.


Clean the scanner glass and lid backing by using a soft, lint-free cloth that has been sprayed

with a mild glass cleaner.

CAUTION: Use only glass cleaner to clean the scanner glass. Avoid cleaners that contain

abrasives, acetone, benzene, and carbon tetrachloride, all of which can damage the scanner

glass. Avoid isopropyl alcohol because it can leave streaks on the scanner glass.

CAUTION: Do not spray the glass cleaner directly on the scanner glass. If too much glass

cleaner is applied, the cleaner could leak under the scanner glass and damage the scanner.


Close the scanner lid, and turn on the printer.

Clean the exterior

WARNING! Before cleaning the printer, press (the Power button) to turn off the printer and

unplug the power cord from the wall socket.

Use a soft, damp, lint-free cloth to wipe dust, smudges, and stains off of the case. Keep fluids away

from the interior of the printer, as well as from the printer control panel.

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