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My printer thinks it is out of paper when it

My printer was working fine until I reloaded it with more than the usual amout of paper. That caused it to make a loud noise as if it was jammed but the paper never moved. Then, the red light came on and wouldn't stop flashing. I turned the printer off for a while, turned it back on but nothing changed. The paper feed mechanism still isn't working. Yes, I put in new ink cartridges just in case they were the problem because the green ink light was on too. Is it time to take it to the dump?

Does anyone know where I can buy a refurbished printer to go with all my ink??

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Please try to set it to manual feed
with manual paper feed it wont search for a paper and wont give an error

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