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well could be several reason incorrect paper size incorrect paper weight are you running Thick 1 or Thick 2 to paper. Do you know how to read paper weight? on out side of the paper package is words 20lb or 36lb mite also see the something like 75 g/m2 that is the weight of paper in the metric world (Every one else except the GOOD OLD USA.:):):) we use the lb. system . select paper on the control panel and make sure the paper weight matches most paper copy are putting both lb. and metric but if it is only metric then use the control panel to figure it as you select the thick 1 or 2 you will see the g/m2 on the control panel, if you using paper off the shelve and don't know then call the company where you get the paper from and ask them. Are using the bypass tray make sure that you follow the icon on the screen when it says load paper in the by pass tray does the little icon show portrait or landscape. if you using legal size paper did you pull out the extention tray to allow additional sensor to come into play for the longer paper. Does you print properties on the computer screen match what is in the draws? IF the paper come wrapped an only has lb. # then you will not find it on the control panel you need to get your operation manual out in that manual will be a chart that show what lb. # equals what thick 1 or thick 2.
First check to see if there any any bits of paper stuck by checking the front and the rear feeder. Also consult your manual to see if it accepts that thickness of paper. It can be found here: http://files.support.epson.com/pdf/r1800_/r1800_ug.pdf The steps in the manual to clear a jam are on page 89 and types of accepted paper are on page 11. Hope this helps.
Make sure that you are setting the proper paper type before printing any paper other than "plain" by going into the printer's "properties/preferences". If it's thick paper, choose "thick" or "heavy" or "cardstock" in the drop-down arrow.
Unless, of course, your printer doesn't accept cardstock at all, then you're out of luck.
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
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 Matte Paper - Heavyweight
Epson Double-Sided Matte Paper
Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet Cards
Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet
Epson Photo Stickers
Epson Photo Stickers
Envelope Hope this is of help.