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Paper my printer has paper in the drawer but the red light indicating no paper is on and the printer won't print

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  • Greytguy Dec 18, 2007

    Will sometimes print 1 page then I get the red paper light. If I leave machine off for awhile and then restart it, it will let me print 1 more page - sometimes.

  • progmanos Dec 18, 2007



    I have the same problem but I don't have a paper jam. I checked.

  • siigale Dec 21, 2007

    My printer has papers in the drawer, but the red light indicats no paper and the printer won't print

  • Dandrews2 Dec 22, 2007

    The Red paper light keeps coming on as if i have a paper jam or an obstruction, but i dont,



    would the poundage of paper thickness matter????

  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2008

    red light is on, paper is jamed, how do i remove it without pulling it?

  • Anonymous Apr 08, 2008

    red light is blinking and I cannot print anything. what shoud i do?

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2008

    Can't get paper out the back

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2008

    Can't get paper out the back

  • petrosnz Nov 25, 2008

    Paper jams exiting the printer. When pulled out the paper is corrugated.

  • selkirkprodu Dec 01, 2008

    the links on the solutions.brother page and the links on this page do not work.



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Me too.

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

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You have a paper jam.

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I have the same problem but I don't have a paper jam. I checked.

Posted on Dec 18, 2007

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