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Printing problems I am having problems with my printer OKI Microline 395. It will print the first two lines then stop. The red alarm is flashing. What does that mean and how can I get it to print........Thank you so much Pamela Morris

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  • Anonymous Dec 20, 2007

    The alarm stays on

  • StanAnderton Nov 06, 2008

    Where is the home sensor switch located, and how do you clean it?

  • jean808 Mar 05, 2009

    I am having the same problem. Can you help?




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Someone else may have an exact diagnosis on this, but here is one possibility: The printhead home sensor may be defective. This sensor, either an optical device or mechanical switch senses when the head is in the home or leftmost position. This information is used to determine start point of print. A mechanical switch will be more prone to problems, but often fixed by cleaning it. Again, someone else may have actually seen and diagnosed this problem, and could give the definitive answer.

Posted on May 10, 2007


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