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Help Hi i have an epson stylus c46 printer and i was printing on glossy paper, unfortunantely it jammed so i just pulled it out. Now the printer wont print anything and its making dodgy noises. I've left the printer switched off for like 30 mins but it still will not work. Please help

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Could part of the paper still be in the unit look close, also when you pulled the paper out did you hear any of the gears move?

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Check the following:

  • If paper doesn't feed, remove it from the sheet feeder. Reload it against the right side, behind the tab, then press in the tab on the edge guide and slide it against the paper. Make sure the paper is not above the arrow mark inside the edge guide.

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If the paper jams, do the following:

1. Gently pull any jammed paper out from the output tray or sheet feeder.

2. To eject the jammed paper, try turning the Epson Stylus NX400 off and then back on.

If that doesn't work and paper is stuck inside, turn off the Epson Stylus NX400. Open the scanner, remove the jammed paper and torn pieces, close the scanner, and turn the Epson Stylus NX400 back on.

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properties and then the
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