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My EPSON STYLUS PHOTO R300 printer will not print and it tells me there is a general error and to refer to my printer documentation to clear the error but it doesn't tell me anything in the manual. It is driving me crazy. I hope somebody can help me please..... Thanks, Clare

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  • Haz Apr 19, 2009

    Thanks to you cartube for your advice and suggestions. I've tried everything but it still won't work. My printer is about 5 years old.....maybe I should just get a new one.


  • Haz Apr 19, 2009

    I think I'll get a new one!

    The HP Photosmart C4480 for around £48 on Amazon sounds like a good option

    Thanks for taking the trouble to reply


  • cartube May 11, 2010

    Need more info...
    Is it connetcted properly? Does your comp recognize it? Check the paper feeder, see if the paper sits properly?
    Did u check ink?

    How old is your printer? There is internal counter on ink replacement if it ur printer is old then it could be the ink drainage tank problem or the replacement counter. In these cases ur printer might need a major work done on.



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5 years sounds just about the time if you used it a lot. take it to service center. if it is the ink drain pad it'll cost up to 80 including job. if it just a counter it will give you another year to use it if they'll reset the counter.
i'd opt for a new one. but if you still have spare ink left then it is worth a try. good luck

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