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Code 215 What does it mean when the code 215 comes up on the screen? My machine will not work at all. all it keeps showing is a box with a line though it and code 215. What can I do?????

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Sounds like a keyboard problem, try unpluging the key board if the condition stay the same its bad, yoy can replace it or try this.

The rt. connector has seven of the connections on the rt. bussed together, wrap a piece of foil over the seven connections this should solve the problem.
BE SURE TO JUMPER ONLY THE CONNECTORS THAT ARE JUMPED ON THE RIBBON CONNECTOR!!

DickyO

Posted on Dec 28, 2007

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  7. Make a copy, to check that the machine is working properly

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