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Printer says it doesn't have paper when it does

After replacing an ink cartridge, my Canon Pixma 530 stopped recognising the paper in the main feeder, no matter what size paper I put in - just keeps giving me a need to load paper error.

Any suggestions would be appreciated!

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Try to put more paper once. Try to check the paper feeder that they are all well set. Try to reboot printer and windows/OS. Than try to print again. You can also try to cancel all the printing jobs pending and than rebooting and trying printing again. But make sure all the flips, tops, lids and other small stuffs of printers are not lose.

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