How to make generic ink cartridges work on a hp printer Tags: Printers Hewlett Packard Peripherals HP Printers Last response: June 14, 2014 9:06 AM in Computer Peripherals Share southpark kenny March 12, 2012 8:37:26 PM I have an hp 4500 and it will not accept the generic refil how do I get around this More about : make generic ink cartridges work printer Reply to southpark kenny PhilFrisbie March 12, 2012 9:43:23 PM What do you mean 'will not accept the generic refill'? When you purchased these refilled cartridges you should have been warned that there would be issues. Reply to PhilFrisbie m 0 l dialking June 14, 2014 9:06:48 AM nope wasnt warned, and am dealing with the chip saying the ink is empty when in fact it is full. not liking hp anymore. Reply to dialking m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !