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Paper feed or pick up problems

Paper feed problem. i was printing cards and calenders using very good quality matt photo paper 200 and 220 g.s.m. after about two calenders the printer would not feed the paper in without my help,as you can imagine feeding each sheet individualy is a nightmare time wise. any suggestions please?

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Re: paper feed or pick up problems

The rubber paper rollers on your printer that picks-up paper may have wiered out. So try replacing them. This may occur when the rubber rollers get dirty also. In that case just cleaning them with a wet cloth will do the solution (no water drop should fall on the printer assembly).

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Consumers comments on canon pixma p722 color printer

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By Datanerd

from Alexandria, VA
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Great output but finicky
Compact Design
Excellent Print Quality
Pricey Replacement Ink
Best Uses
Photos and Graphics
I've had this printer for over a year now. I have it set up wirelessly connected to my network. The biggest problem I have is that I have 3 computers in the household and sometimes, for whatever reason, this printer will not realize it is done printing from the last job and will continue to think that it is working. So, when you go to print to it from another computer, you get the Another computer is using the printer. Please wait. This will continue until you go and turn the printer off and wait for the insanely long turning off cycle, then turn it back on. <br /><br />Once you do get it working, it gives you great output for both text and photos. I have been doing a lot of scanning old black and white family negatives and printing them, and my family members thought the prints were from a photo lab. <br /><br />Bottom line: if you want excellent output and have a tolerance for quirky connections, you will be OK with this. If, like my wife, you just want it to work like an appliance, and find the locking up infuriating, I would not recommend it.
How long have you owned it:
More than six monthsBottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
By Larry

from Santa Rosa, CA
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Great photos but bad paper handling
Excellent Photo Printing
Excellent Print Quality
Hard Setup
Jams Easily
Slow Operation
Very Slow To Get Started
Best Uses
Photos and Graphics
As rated by CU, it produces very nice photo prints. Text quality is also good when set on standard but not so good on fast. It takes it's time to get started when you send it something to print, whirring and clicking for a good minute before anything actually prints. My main complaint is paper handling. I sometimes print mailing labels from sheets. My previous printer, an HP 7560, would accept a sheet with an upward curled front lip. The Canon iP7220 either doesn't accept it or jams up solidly.
How long have you owned it:
A month or lessBottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
By rdman6

from Mission Viejo, CA
(6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)
Would not recommend
Gorgeous Photos Sometimes
Jams Easily
Pricey Replacement Ink
Slow Operation
Best Uses
Tried brochure paper and spent two days trying to get color right. Used glossy and matte photo paper for great print results, mostly. color shifted for no apparent reason. First batch of matte paper worked great, others jammed every 2-5 sheets. Will not pick up matte paper sometimes, gets worse the more I try.
How long have you owned it:
A month or lessBottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend. The Canon Pixma iP7220 is part of the Printers test program at Consumer Reports. The Canon Pixma iP7220 Printers features and specs include Can print if color empty, Memory-card reader, PictBridge, Networking, Individual color tanks, LCD viewer, Auto-duplexing. In our lab tests, Printers models like the Canon Pixma iP7220 are reviewed on Text cost (cents), 4x6 photo cost ($), 8x10 photo cost ($), 4x6 photo time, 8x10 photo time, Overall score, Photo quality, Power saving, Text quality, Graphics quality, Ink cost/month ($), Maintenance ink use, Text speed. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Canon Pixma iP7220 based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Canon Pixma iP7220 include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Canon Pixma iP7220.

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Epson r350 printer does not print thick paper or inkjet paper

Hi, this printer is "clever" in that you don't adjust the thickness setting it does it itself.

It does this based on the paper type you set in the printer properties, see the table below for the different types of paper it will accept & the setting you need to use.

For this paper Select this paper type setting Plain paper, sheets Epson Premium Ink Jet Plain Paper Epson Bright White Ink Jet Paper plain papers Epson Ultra Glossy Photo Paper Epson Ultra Glossy Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper Epson Premium Glossy Epson Premium Semigloss Photo Paper Epson Premium Semigloss Epson Glossy Photo Paper Epson Glossy Epson Matte Paper - Heavyweight Epson Double-Sided Matte Paper Epson Matte Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet Cards Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet Epson Photo Stickers Epson Photo Stickers Envelopes Envelope
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Matte photo paper. I am trying to print on printworks matte photo

Normal 0 I suggest you get a sheet of Card Stock (Heavy paper) and place it in the feed way. Then press the print button applying a slight amount of pressure on the Card Stock so it will feed through the printer. The reason for this is in some cases I have been able to clear the paper track of debris that was deposited there over time.
Worth a try, as I have fixed a number of printers this way, saving costly repairs.
Hope this helps. Bud

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Black ink mark

try a card with heavy matte paper using 'regular settings'.....see if the extra black is gone then

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Printing paper choices

The paper types available in the driver are dependent on which type of black ink cartridge is loaded in the printer. If the Photo Black ink is loaded, you should have various glossy paper choices. If the Matte Black ink is loaded, you will have a choice of plain or Matte paper types. Once the cartridge is switched, you will get the corresponding paper choices.

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Epson printer that can print at art glossy paper


Epson's ink uses a dift technology so far better result you need to check what brand of glossy or photo paper you can use. You can purchase an epson photo or glossy paper for best results.

Your printer would work best using the list below:

Paper Types
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Printing business cards

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base tray is mainly for up to 90grm paper,anything heavier
can feed for a time but tends to fault.also try and clean the
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Photo printing

hi doug

I had to reread your first post the mention of what to do with all the photo paper. I see you mean that you don't use matte photo paper you use matte heavy weight paper. I guess I mean that as a question! That is the only thing that works for me with no smearing problems. I haven't found one that is thick enough for a good feel. I used an avery matte paper that has a coating for photo but it just feels very light. Doesn't smear and looks sharp but very light weight. What brand do you use ?

post in me back
oke, thanks


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That might be a problem of the photo paper. Use another brand and have a look at the manual to set the right paper settings.

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Hp deskjet d2360


Yes the HP Deskjet D2360 will print pics. If you want to print photo quality, make sure your ink cartridges are in good shape and obtain photo quality paper.

You can actually print pictures on almost all printer paper but if you want a good result, I would suggest you look online for inkjet photo A4 photo paper.

Paper can be obtained in a number of finishes. For example Glossy, Silk, Matt and so on. If you just want reasonable quality for a school project or something, then a good quality non photo paper may be good enough for you.

Paper also comes in different thickness or weights. This is determined by the paper's GSM. For example: 80gsm is normal photocopier paper. A good quality photo paper would be 140gsm or 160gsm. When looking for paper online you'll see the GSM shown. It really is your personal choice. There are heaps of suppliers on the internet. Amazon do a good range.

You can also set your printer for various levels of quality. A rule of thumb is, the bettter the quality, the more ink you will use.

If you want to find out more about your printer, visit then look for your particular model.

Hope this helps.

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