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My canon mp220 printer is not feeding paper through and there is no paper jams

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  • blue_allycat Nov 11, 2008

    my canon mp220 wont feed paper properly....it repeatedly jams, pulls paper to the right and crumples it or starts printing without pulling the paper all the way in....

  • Anonymous Nov 17, 2008

    paper 2 the side.
    its only like a week old///


    what did you do 2 fix?

  • Anonymous Nov 22, 2008

    Mine does the same thing, either wont feed at all, or pulls it to the right, crumples & jams...mine too is only a few weeks old :(

  • maxwheels Nov 23, 2008

    the printer will load the paper in so i can print in load to the right and crumbles up please can some one help to fix this

  • JJ_julian Dec 01, 2008

    the printer persistently displays a paper jam and does not operate while there is no such paper jam

  • mizwhite28 Dec 14, 2008

    AAAHHH! I have the same problem with the MP220. Really starting to get under my skin as of course I have important things to do with my print outs. Has anyone found a solution?

    Thanks


  • x0crabtree0x Jan 19, 2009

    Yeah i have the same problem with my canon printer, and i have tried everything - turning it upside down - using thicker paper etc

  • angelicdevil Jan 27, 2009

    I have the same issue, and so did my friend with the MP220. The rollers dont work, im taking it back to argos and shouting. This is annoying. Its only 3months old!This is what I expect from a 1year old printer!!!! GRR!

  • epapas86 Jan 29, 2009

    mine keeps saying its got a paper jam too and theres nothing in it! mine is less than a year old, and I am do not want to have to spend on a new one already!

  • Anonymous Apr 24, 2009

    tried turning it upside down,nothing happened, tried switching to quiet mode and still nothing. :[

  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    I have the same problem and it's damned annoying.
    Tried turning upside down nothing in there.


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Try turning your printers upside down as it may have something stuck inside it!!! i had a crayon inside mine which caused the same problems as you.

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

  • melcat71 Oct 18, 2010

    Omgosh! I turned it and shook it and a little toy sword dropped out and now I can print!!! PTL! Thanks!

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I tried turning my printer upside down but nothing fell out. Then I pushed an A4 size piece of thin cardboard through and dislodged a drawing pin which had obviously fallen in at some stage. Solved the problem, prints perfectly and no more trouble with paper feed.

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The same problem with MP220.
But the solution was for me:
try turning your printers upside down as it may have something stuck inside it!!! i had a crayon inside mine which caused the same problems as you.
THANKS FRANCESRUDD

At first I thought, that I am not an idion... to gave smthing inside, but in the end I tryed and find my SD card from camera. Printer works perfect!!!!

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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Also thought turning it upside down was a stupid idea,

until it fixed my printer and found my green pen also :-)

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Yes! Didn't see anything fall out but turning it upside down and shaking it has FIXED THE PROBLEM!

Posted on May 06, 2013

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SOURCE: my printer keeps saying it has a paper jam

If ALL is cleared and no paper jam is seen then your printer's motherboard has packed up. a common CANON problem.

Posted on Jul 06, 2009

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SOURCE: paper won't feed through canon printer. no paper jam apparent -

Hello there gave it a go this may work for you, it has worked for many here I given this advice so gave it a try it could work for you. Generally when this happens, something has fallen into the printer, or a piece of paper has been jammed in there.

First step, remove the ink cartridge, and turn the printer upside down and gently shake it, see if anything comes out.

If nothing goes, or you can't hear anything rattling around, get a piece of cardstock paper (60lb or heavier) and gently push this through the printer, to see if it will help push out what might be stuck in there.

And gave the rode that the ink slides on a good clean and maybe a bit oil on cloth and wipe the rod with it.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
All The Best: Pineworks

Posted on Feb 16, 2010

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SOURCE: Paper wont feed into printer no paper jam



In the comments section Blumm suggests pushing a piece of cardboard (like the back of a legal pad) through the feeder as far as you can. Turn the printer off and then on again with it in there. Pull the cardboard out and check for any foreign objects that have been pushed through.
It worked for many people including myself - I got a piece of plastic and it works wonderfully again!

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