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Jam 1/no cartridge

This is the error message I keep getting any clue what it could be It just started doing it out of the blue.

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Re: jam 1/no cartridge

I have been having the same problem. I almost gave up on this printer. After careful analysis I noticed that if I pulled up on the cartridge while it was inserted and held it up (I took the door off and depressed the door closed button w/ a screwdriver) the printer would work fine.

I shimmed the front of the cartridge w/ a piece of rubber or folded up paper. There appears to be something in the back that doesn't make full contact if you do not do this. Now it works fine.

I haven't had any feed problems, but I kept my shim to the front right and made sure it doesn't go too deep.

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Complete the steps below in the order presented to resolve the problem. It might not be necessary to complete all of the steps.
Step one: Reset the printer
  1. Without turning the power off, remove the power cord from the back of the printer and from the wall socket.
  2. Wait 30 seconds and reconnect the power cord to the printer and to the wall socket. Turn the unit on if it is not already turned on.
  3. Check the printer for the error message. If the error message still displays, go to the next step.
Step two: Clean the cartridge contacts
Figure 1: Lifting the top cover
Lift the top cover.
  1. Locate the ink cartridge indicated in the error message. Squeeze the gray tab below the cartridge slot to release the latch, then lift the latch.
Figure 2: Unlatching cartridge

1 - Black cartridge
2 - Color cartridges
  1. Remove the cartridge indicated in the error message.
Figure 3: Removing cartridge
Gather cleaning materials:
    • Distilled, filtered, or bottled water (do not use tap water or alcohol or platen cleaners)
    • Lint-free cloth or swab. Eyeglass wipes and coffee filters work well.
  1. Lightly moisten the swab and squeeze out excess moisture.
  2. Holding the cartridge by its handle, wipe the copper contacts.
Figure 4: Wiping the contacts

1 - Copper contacts
  1. Replace the cartridge, then close the latch and the printer top cover.

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Turn the printer off and on to see if it can automatically clear some or all of the jam. Many printers provide an error-code listing on the front panel display for the area where the jam occurred. If your printer shows an error code, be sure and check the printer manual to see if that identifies the area of the printer where the jam occurred. 
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Remove any paper trays. Inspect them for wrinkled or damaged paper. 
Open any other doors that give access to the printer's paper path and to the toner or ink cartridge. 
If necessary, remove the toner or ink cartridge. Place it in a bag or away from light to avoid damaging it. 
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If the paper does tear, try rotating the roller gears manually to free the paper (see B). Don't force anything, though. 
Replace the toner or ink cartridge and paper trays, close any doors you opened and turn the printer back on. 
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Open the printer access door and remove both of the ink cartridge, then remove also the printhead, after that close the printer access door, without those parts. Then it will show a message in the printer screen, "Printhead is missing or has come loose" or "Printhead Not Detected" Install the printhead, just the printhead without the ink cartridges. After that close the printer access door. Then it will show you a message"Ink cartridges is not installed,install ink cartridges". then open again the printer access door, then install the black ink cartridge without the color ink cartridge. then close the printer access door, then message must be " Color ink cartridge is not installed, install color ink cartridge" then install the color ink cartridge." the message must be,"New printhead is detected calibration require, load paper and press start"

Thats the way of overiding the paper jam error message of your kodak all in one printer
hope this will help you guys

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