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Have abrother printer j515w we have a white thing that has come off but don't know where its from when we go to print it say theres not paper but its full

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the white thing could be a paper holder from the paper cassette tray that pushes into a slot in the tray and pushes against the paper sheets and may tell the printer also what paper size is in the tray.

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