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Unable to Change

Will not print due to this error. I can not locate any item jammed in unit. Any suggestions?

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  • Chip Folendore Feb 07, 2008

    It does not give a error code other than can not change. I have done as you stated with no result.

  • Chip Folendore Feb 07, 2008

    Go to page 11-4 and you will see Unable to change. I have done everything manual says with out success. Thank you for your assistance.

  • 4vlad Mar 09, 2008

    same problem, printer reports paper jam--but ** paper jam.

    Can't clear the error, tried restarting by removing power. :-(

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2008

    unable to change

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Which error? Will be helpful to know the error code. Reset the printer with hard power down, and disconnect the interface cable, after powering down.

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Posted on Feb 07, 2008

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels Feb 07, 2008

    I have the manual in hand, and there's no error code matching that description. Send me a note, here, in next 15 min, and I'll send that along.

    inbusiness4good@yahoo.com

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels Feb 10, 2008

    You are welcome.


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I just copy this solution for you to this link:

the solution is posted by BAB..

they have the same problem as you ..then this solution solve it..^^

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