How do I fix a paper jam?
Turn the printer off and on to see if it can automatically clear
some or all of the jam.Many printers provide an error-code listing
on the front panel display for the area where the jam occurred.If
your printer shows an error code, be sure and check the printer
manual to see if that identifies the area of the printer where the
Turn off the printer.
Remove any paper trays. Inspect them for wrinkled or damaged paper.
Open any other doors that give access to the printer's paper path
and to the toner or ink cartridge.
If necessary,remove the toner or ink cartridge.Place it in a bag
or away from light to avoid damaging it.
If you find a piece of jammed paper,remove it by holding it with
both hands and pulling firmly.If several pieces are jammed together
try pulling out the middle piece first to loosen the jam.
If the paper does tear,try rotating the roller gears manually to
free the paper.
Replace the toner or ink cartridge and paper trays,close any doors
you opened and turn the printer back on.
If the printer paper jam message still appears,then there is still
some paper in the printer.Reinspect the paper path.
Oct 28, 2009 |
HP DeskJet 810c InkJet Printer