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Check Paper Light after Paper Jam, Computer says Out of Paper

Had a paper jam, pulled paper out the front, now Check paper light keeps blinking and my computer gives me the Out of Paper message. Used HP website and cleaned out my whole printer and partial reset. What next? Thanks so much!

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  • jenicabecklu May 11, 2009

    I wish there was, I have searched all over the printer with a flashlight. The paper jam wasn't even that bad, I was able to pull it out easily and there was no paper torn.

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I have had this problem before. After you checked the paper and it was unjammed and there was paper in the slot and you still had the light on....open the flat where the paper comes OUT.... Look next to where the ink cart. sets when open there is probably a small chunk of paper jammed beside the ink cart. Hope this is of help to you. Good luck!!

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  • jess85w May 11, 2009

    the only other thing i would suggest is to take the ink cart's out of the printer and close. unplug the printer and then plug back in to reset it manually and then replace the cart's. while you have it unplugged see if there is a clump of ink causing the issue sometimes even after running the cleaner you still have ink dried in there because of a paper jam. sometimes its just small petty things like that.

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