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Get paper path error when path is clear & clean.

Continue to get intermittent error saying paper still remains in the scanner. No obstructions present; have cleaned the senors & rollers repeatedly. Occassional success but error reoccurs.
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There are two types of sensors, optical and mechanical. Sometimes the mechanical sensor get stuck and give a message to the scanner that paper still remains inside the scanner. Check if any of them is stuck, Blow air from a dsiatance so that any shreds of paper is foreced out.
S. Mohan, India

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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