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White lines between the page

I tried to to photocophy paper from the fax machine, as a result there's a white line at the center of the page. What will I do?

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Are you getting the same type of white line on received faxes? If so, try redistributing the toner by removing the toner cartridge and gently rolling it back and forth.

If your received faxes are OK, then your scanner glass is dirty and needs to be cleaned. Page 8-4 in the Basic Guide provides instructions for cleaning the scanner. If you don't have the guide handy, you can view/download it here.

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Hi,

Try cleaning the rollers in X4270 printer. You may need to clean the scan lens and the white roller.

1. Unplug the power cord and the phone line from the wall.
Open the control panel.
2. Pull the roller lever forward, and then lift the white roller out of the All-In-One.
3. Use a clean, lint-free cloth dampened with water to wipe the white roller and the scan lens.
4. Reinstall the white roller.
5. Reconnect the power cord and the phone line.

Next, try to make a standalone copy and let us know the results.

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  1. Unplug the power cord and the phone line from the wall.
  2. Open the control panel.
  3. Pull the roller lever forward, and then lift the white roller out of the All-In-One.
  4. Note: The scan lens is located under the white roller.
  5. Use a clean, lint-free cloth dampened with water to wipe the white roller and the scan lens.
  6. Reinstall the white roller.
  7. Reconnect the power cord and the phone line.
  8. And then try to copy if get the dame line then its the hardware problem in the printer you must need to replace the scanner unit in the printer ..
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