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My HP Deskjet 3740 had a paper jam. I removed all the paper. Turned the printer and computer on and off several times but the printer still thinks it has a paper jam. I can't get the printer to work at all.

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You have to check if there is still a piece of paper jammed in the printers rollers/gears. It is inside when u take the lid off. After that you can try to recalibrate your printer from the software which came along with the printer. Try these and give more clarification.

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Fixed this problem this morning by unplugging the printer from the computer, plugging it back in and changing out both cartridges (color and black) and replacing with new cartridges.

Don't know which helped. I had been unplugging the computer from the power source but not the printer from the computer.

My four year old printer is still cranking - good open forum you provide here. Thank you !
In that spirit, I decided to contribute my update ..... Judy

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in this case , what iLL do is to "REBOOT" , UNISTALL EVERYTHING that has to do with the HP printer , I mean everything ,after deleting all driver of printer , go to START , click SEARCH , and write " hp deskjet 3740" click search , if something shows , delete it , then install the drivers again ,

this is in case you havent found the solution for this particular issue , hope this helps , AJ

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