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Photo Paper Catasrophy

My printer won't take my photo paper. it says that paper is out all the time and when i put regular paper in, it still won't feed. i am about ready to take a bat to it.

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Re: Photo Paper Catasrophy



Does it try to take the paper?........


....yes......Dirty paper feed rollers, clean rubber rollers with slightly damp rag


....No....... Paper/tray not installed correctly or sticking / dirty paper out sensor


Sorry cant help further cant picture model in mind

Posted on Oct 21, 2007

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