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Flashing red lights and letter E on my hp printer

Hi.. ok well my printer said i had a paper jam .. removed the paper and now im trying everything to print but it wont it goes on but then a couple of seconds later it flashes red lights and a Letter E i suppose it mean error pops up ?? whats going on

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  • pollyperk Sep 18, 2008

    HP Deskjet F380 All in One Printer will not print, showing E symbol

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    Went to print. Printer seemed to stal. I cancelled the print and now the printer has an E and the red light keeps flashing. What should I do? Please help me.

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Basically for this printer I have found that just restarting your computer will solve almost anything. make sure there is no paper left jammed in the printer and restart. sometimes you have to delete the print job in the printer que. there should be a printer icon down my your clock, right click, open active printers, and delete your file. restart your computer and try again

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