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When the printing starts the paper jams in the paper tray

When i press start the printer starts to print but when the paper starts to go through the printer the paper jams. it jams as soon as the paper starts to go through the printer. how can i fix this problem. thanks

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  • alyzill Jan 24, 2009

    I had a similar problem.  The paper would pull off to the side and then jam.  I fed a sheet of Bristol paper through it backwards and it coughed out a pencil!!!  Go figure....  now the paper feeds through...  but the printer does not print.  It simply feeds a full sheet through,  then half feeds the next sheet and says that its either jammed still or or that there's no paper in the tray!  HELP!!  I'm about to chuck it off the fire escape!!

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Normal 0 I suggest you get a sheet of Card Stock (Heavy paper) and place it in the feed way. Then press the print button applying a slight amount of pressure on the Card Stock so it will feed through the printer. The reason for this, is in some cases I have been able to clear the paper track of debris that was deposited there over time.
Worth a try, as I have fixed a number of printers this way, saving costly repairs.
Hope this helps. Bud

Posted on Jan 22, 2009

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