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Red light on lowering Epson ADF on GT-30000

GT-30000 scans OK with ADF raised. With the ADF down and the ADF cover open on the left it will scan OK from the table (the cover is the one on the left of the ADF to access paper jams) If all covers on the ADF are shut then as I lower the ADF there comes a point where it is nearly shut when something towards the back right inside the ADF makes a slight click noise. At this point Ready (green) and Status (Red) lights both start flashing together and EPSON Scan application gives an error message with title "EPSON Scan" and message "Failed receiving data." Any idea what is wrong, and is it fixable or do I junk the ADF?

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One more try - this way
Remove all previous installations using the the Epson uninstall feature9Go to start/Programs/Epson side menu - uninstall.
Do this to all Epson modules.
No go to Start/Run in the filed type -REGEDIT
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SOURCE: Copies and prints but won't scan

if your scanner is on a wireless network, you will need to make sure the scanner address in epson scan settings matches the address your router has assinged to it. The DHCP address. Log on to your router by typing 192.168.2.1 or some variation thereof into your window internet explorer address bar. or find out how to log on to your router via the manufacturer of the router. When you do that find the DHCP client list and see what address your router has assigned to your scanner. Once you have this address open epson scan settings and delete the current information there, then add a new scanner by manually entering the address you got from the router.
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SOURCE: Paper light continually flashes won't print

when you lift the cover on the back of the printer there is a thin plastic sensor very delicate normally black in colour which detects whether there is paper in the tray or not.that sensor is slightly moved from its orignal position or broken , so this problem is coming.

thanks.

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SOURCE: Paper Jam...grinding noise

The print head lock is probably not retracting. Look for the white plastic block that pokes through from the paper feed side just in front of the head. Push it in with your finger and move the head to the middle by hand. Now turn the machine on. Then turn it off using the correct method. Then turn it on once more. If it starts grinding again, you screwed the feed mechanism when tugged out the jammed paper (probably pulled it backward through the feed instead of making it go forward and out the correct exit). If this is the case, you may as well bin it. If it in warranty, you can try to get a claim for repair.

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You need to reset the printer software.

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