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When we print the green status light changes to red and nothing prints. Sometimes we can open the front of the printer, close it, and then it will print. The speed light is orange and the connection...


I guess the paper is not feed every time. Pull out paper cassette and you have to see paper feed roller he is rubber, just clean it with cloth and water or alcohol.

I hope this help you!

Sep 08, 2011 | Brother HL 5170DN Laser Printer

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The red light is blinking and it doesn't print.


There are actually some certain meaning on the red light and green light showing different information to user. The summaries are:
1) Green On, Red Off = Printer Ready.
2) Green Fast-Flashing, Red Fast-Flashing = Printer warm up.
3) Green Fast-Flashing, Red Off = Printer off-line.
4) Green Slow-Flashing, Red Off = Processing Data.
5) Green Off, Red On = Cover Opened, Toner Empty or Developer Unit / Drum unit missing.
6) Green Off, Red Fast-Flashing = Paper Jam or waiting for jam reset.
7) Green Off, Red Slow-Flashing = Paper Empty or Paper tray is not inserted.
8) Green Off, Red Off = Printer power is off.
9) Green Very-Slow-Flashing, Red Off = Printer in sleep mode.
10) Green (any condition above), Red Slow-Flashing = Toner low or paper empty.

So what is your printer condition? Better know what is going on your printer so can solve the problem.

Oct 02, 2009 | Kyocera FS-920 Laser Printer

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I get a series of blinking orange lights and a green pause.


Hi Mike, the paper feed switch doesn't feed paper... it switches the paper source from the top feeder to the bottom tray. Do you have paper in both? How many times does the orange light flash in between the greens? That tells the error.

Jul 14, 2009 | Canon i850 InkJet Photo Printer

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Paper feed pulls through on one side but jams.


check the troubleshooting steps in www.hp.com

Dec 10, 2008 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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The paper only feeds part way and then stops. Red light comes on


Following a suggestion on another post, I tilted my printer so it is at a slight angle backwards, higher at the front. So far this has worked.....

Nov 12, 2008 | Samsung ML 2010 Laser Printer

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PRINTER PROBLEMS


NECESITO LOS DRIVERS DE ESTA IMPRESORA. FAVOR ENVIARMELOS A DLFNA207@GMAIL.COM

Jul 16, 2008 | Epson LX-300 Matrix Printer

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Brother HL 2070N red paper light blinks but won't print.


Just fixed my printer issue, had the same problem, Would load 1 sheet, then jam, sometimes it won't pull the paper out of the tray, sometimes it would pull the paper to the toner area, but never into the toner, opening and slamming the paper tray while it attempted to load would usually work, but who wants to slam the tray 50 times? I was using Walgreens generic paper, 20lb, took some higher-quality 24lb HP paper and VOILA! It works every time! EVERYONE WHO IS HAVING THIS PROBLEM, CHECK THAT YOU ARE USING 24LB PAPER!!! Brother says 20-24 is acceptible, but sneaking one sheet of 20lb paper about 15 sheets down in a 20 sheet print job and it will stop at it every time, You can feel the difference, less like toilet paper and more like real paper.

24 LB PAPER! USE IT NOW AND THANK ME LATER!

Jun 27, 2008 | Brother HL-2070N Laser Printer

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Canon ip90 printer wont grab paper


The most likely culprit is that the rollers that pull the paper are dirty. Use the steps below to clean the rollers.

If paper does not feed correctly, perform the following to clean the paper feed rollers:
1) Confirm that the printer is powered on.
2) Remove any paper from the printer.
3) Press and hold the <Resume/Cancel> button.
4) Release the <Resume/Cancel> button after the Power lamp blinks three times.

Note: The Power lamp will blink and the paper feed roller starts cleaning itself by revolving.
5) When the Power lamp lights in green, repeat Steps 3 and 4 up to two additional times. (Please wait approx. 30 seconds for paper feed roller cleaning to complete.)
6) To confirm whether cleaning has been performed properly, set a blank sheet of plain paper (8 1/2 x 11 Letter size) in the sheet feeder or cassette.
7) Press and hold the <Resume/Cancel> button and release it when the Power lamp blinks three times. (The paper set in the printer is picked up and fed.)
8) Repeat the process as necessary

May 12, 2008 | Canon PIXMA iP90 Mobile Printer

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Help please. can't print: paper light flashing even though there is paper in printer


To fix the NON EXISTANT paper jam:

Status light is on, paper light is on - you can hear the paper feed trying to "grab" the paper, but it can't,  and status light goes Red.

Take out paper tray

Reset the blue paper holders, move them tight against the paper so the paper is snug against all blue barriers. Cause: Somehow the blue paper holders got dislodged and the paper is not snug so the feeder is trying to grab paper that  is slightly out of reach.

Mar 15, 2007 | Brother HL 5140 Laser Printer

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