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Scanner & black pages

Scanner/photocopier started printing out all black pages either choosing color print or black. Also makes terrible scraping noise as paper comes out. Light passes across glass fine when scanning/photocopying. Prints fine from computer. Would a faulty cartridge be a problem? Why would it do that all of a sudden. Only use in a few times per week. - A little over 1 year old Thanks

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Re: scanner & black pages

The black printing usualy occurs when there is a faillure in the light, since your light is working fine, there may be a problem in the imaging device inside(camera) or the reflector. There is nothing wrong with the cartridge.

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Press Setup button -->Go to print report-->hit ok--> use arrow keys and choose the self test page.--> hit ok.

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If yess then there is some thing on the system you are doing wrong. May be the printer properties needs to be set or some settings needs to be checked.

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machine starts scanning the first
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