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My printer won't print

Everytime I try to print the red flashing paper light goes on and the mis-feed paper dialog box comes up.  also when sending the communication info to the printer it stops before sent and then does nothing.

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  • monimoe Dec 04, 2008

    when trying to print something with my r1800 (macos10.5) the printer will not print. error message: media at end or not inserted right. (hope i translated it right)

  • occamofd Dec 06, 2008

    The printer tells me that the paper is not loaded correctly when I try to print anything from normal (i.e. Microsoft or Adobe) software. It will, however print the test pattern that is driven by the computer, so one machine is contacting the other.

    No software gives printable results other than the print utility, which does print the nozzle clean pattern. The computer is a 533 dual Mac running Panther. The printer used to work, but does not now. This is clearly a software issue. Has anyone else seen this issue? A previous message sounded like the same problem, but there were no useful responses.

  • oilnwine Dec 16, 2008

    My paper won't feed from the default upper tray. It worked for a little
    while using the single sheet feeder in the back, but now it tells me
    this:



    The Paper source selected in the printer driver is not appropriate for
    the paper that is loaded in the printer. To print using the selected
    source, first remove the roll paper.



    I don't have any other paper in there.. HELP!



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Hi

Are you using XP OS, go to computer properties then go to device manager, click on universal serial bus controller, look for usb printing support, uninstall it. unplug printer usb cable from back of computer and replug it on a different usb port, try reprinting. if all fails try to reinstall driver.

Hope this help

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