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My inforprint 6500 matrix printer can not recognise black back paper but can recognise a plain paper fed into can i make it print on a black back paper.Daniel

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Hi Daniel,

This occurs because of the light sensor perper out sensor. A quick fix is locate the sensor on the left hand side of the paper path and then temporarily tape a piece of white paper over it. You just need to make sure that you keep an eye on the printer as it will not report paper out, now.


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