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Printer says cover is open and its completely shut. wont print

I went to lift the cover to place a new ink cartridge, and when i closed the cover the printer shows the cover as being open. so it wont print every time i go to print it says cover open and to close it and continue. but it is closed

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Maybe something wrong with sensor which displays the state of the cover.
Try to find it.

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With the printer on, open the paper output tray. Then lift up the scanner unit (with the document cover closed). Make sure the support is holding the scanner unit. Then wait until the cartridges move to the replacement area. Pinch the tabs together to open the cartridge locking cover (it just rotates up). Then remove the cartridge by pulling it towards you. Prepare the new cartridge - remove it from the box and remove the orange tape. Do not touch the electrical contacts or the print nozzles.

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