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Problem with faded printing along right side of page - both black and color.

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Turn the printer off.
Remove the ink-cartridge(s).
Gently "slosh" it from side to side -- do not "vigorously-shake" it.
This will move some of the toner towards the "right" side.

If this does not help, it's time to take the printer to a qualified technician, for proper trouble-shooting.

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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