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My Epson C 84 had something jammed into the paper feed and once the item (a blind pull from the window) was dislodged it will not fee paper or print. any words of advice?

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Re: My Epson C 84 had something jammed into the paper...

It seems likely that the feed mechanism has been dislodged or broken in some way.

Look down into the place where the paper goes (the "automatic sheet feeder" or ASF) and you should see a fat wheel with a grey ribbed rubber facing. Place a single sheet of paper in the ASF and do a test print (right click the printer icon and select properties). Watch to see what happens in the ASF. The plastic panel behind the sheet of paper should move forward to push the sheet against the rotating rubber wheel, which should then feed the paper into the print position. If this is not happening you will need to dismantle the printer to investigate further.

If you wish to do this, post a new comment to this effect and I will provide further help.

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