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Smudges my printer had a jam which i cleared & not smudges-any idea how to clean this up?

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  • Jessica6 May 27, 2008

    The printer was given to us, i downloaded a printer driver & the printer is working fine except there are a lot of little black specks on the pages that print out - i have cleaned the drum, but no difference.

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Change the drum

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