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When i turn on my printer the green on light is only on for a split second then the paper and ink lights start flashing their red lights and i cant get anything printed off. it started right in the middle of printing something and ive tried turning it off, unplugging it, nothing seems to work.

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Make sure that the head can move on the carriage bar as this indicates a head assembly lock or jam. Make sure all the paper paths are clear and there is no tiny piece of paper stuck. Power it back on. If this does not resolve then you will need a visit to the repair shop or buy a new printer which is probably cheaper!

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