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BJC 4550 Couldn't find a page for my printer hence it is on this model's page. Printer won't print. Paper feeds Ok.Print head moves across the platen as if it were printing but nothing appears on paper. Have done the usual, changed print cartridge. Checked paper thickness lever on print head, did a complete strip down to access the circuit board, cleaned (contact cleaner) all connectors and the both surfaces of the PCB. Still no print on paper. Two computers are hooked up to this computer (one is a Mac) and the result is the same. Has been printing fine until a couple of days ago. Any suggestions? Cheers, Maui

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Chech if the ink cartrades are plugged in tight in they are check if all the chords are plugged in if that doesnt work go to a tech man or get a new printer

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