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Paper feed Printer just wont feed paper! If you manually encourage the paper, it will feed in! Otherwise, the pickup wheel turns, the papertray lifts, but the wheel just spins on the paper and doesn't feed into the printer. Wheel appears free from any oil or dust which may cause slippage. Any thoughts?

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  • chasthor Nov 03, 2007

    thankyou, i will try that.

  • Anonymous Dec 09, 2007

    same problem, i could make it work by giving the paper a little push, but now after doing that 10 or 12 times, the paper jams after going about 1/2 inch, makes a grinding sound, stops & a message saying paper is jammed, unplug from power source for 5 seconds then try again.

  • cheerio2 Dec 19, 2007

    It says ther is no paper but there is, then it doesn't even take the paper to print on it. when it does take the paper it spits it out blank, very frustrating since it is not a cheap printer any way

    What the heck it worked fine last time when i used it.

    Hope you can help ASAP

    I do every thing is says but it still doesn't work.

    what next I gotta print my pictures ..

  • devious1970 Dec 26, 2007

    Same problem here....printer won't take paper and says "out of paper". Everything appears to be working fine but it won't pick up the paper and feed it through. Worked fine before...What do we do now? Wiping the roller did NOT help.

  • Anonymous Jan 21, 2008

    Yeah, wiping the roller does NOT help. Helping the paper along used to be a quick fix, but now it just jams completely (both amber lights quickly flash, camera screen says unplug, wait 5 seconds, restart, clear paper jam, lather, rinse, repeat)


  • Anonymous Feb 02, 2008

    I have the exact problem - neither of the two solutions worked. Printer will not draw in the paper - I used to be able to manually force it in, now it jams if I try that. Anyone have another suggestion?

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    I have enough paper but for printing or copying, the spin but the paper won;t feed in. I tried cleaning the



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Feed roller is dirty or worn thin, wipe rubber roller with damp cloth.

Posted on Nov 03, 2007


The problem is the level to lift the paper is not below the plastic plate at the bottom of the paper tray. Correct by doing the following:
1. Remove the paper tray from the printer
2. Remove the top clear plastic lid from the paper tray
3. Insert the paper tray into the printer making sure the silver level is below the plastic plate (the piece that has the cork on it)
4. Insert paper and top clear plastic lid
5. Print

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