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Pulls in multiple sheets of paper

My 940C will pull in 3-4 sheets of paper when it prints. It prints OK, but sometimes the extra paper causes slight misalignment on documents I need to look professional. Also a hassle to put blank pages back every time.

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You must not use thin paper. you should use thick paper so that it will only pull one paper at a time...

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