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I have a n Epson Stylus Photo 1280 which prints great but I have to load each sheet by hand now. I am using heavy weight matte scrapbook paper and have printed lots of sheets, but the loader seems worn out. Is there anything I can do to fix it?

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Hi,

You need to clean the back rollers.
Turn off the unit and unplug the power cord.
Open the access door to gain access to the rollers. Depending on the model, this is usually the rear access door.
Clean the rubber rollers with a lint-free cloth lightly moistened with water.
NOTE: Purified or distilled water is recommended for cleaning the rollers.
Close the access door and plug the power cord in.


OR
Obtain the HP Paper Feed Cleaning Kit.
Replace any paper that is ripped, dusty, wrinkled, or bent. If the paper is curled, uncurl the paper by gently bending it in the opposite direction of the curl or replace the paper.
NOTE: Use plain paper in the unit until the issue is resolved.
Make sure that all the paper is the same size and type.
Tap the stack of paper on a flat surface to align the edges.
Make sure that the stack of paper to be loaded in the unit contains from 10 to 25 sheets of paper.
NOTE: Do not load too much paper in the printer.
Insert the stack of paper into the printer and gently push the paper guides snugly against the paper.
Adjust the paper settings in the print driver. The paper settings in the print driver must match the paper settings for at least one of the installed paper trays.
Open a document in the program in which it was created.
Click File .
Click Print .
Click Properties . The Printer Properties dialog box displays.
Click the Paper/Quality tab.
In the Size is drop-down menu, select the size of the paper loaded in the unit.
In the Type is drop-down menu, select the type of paper loaded in the unit.
Click OK.
NOTE: These changes do not change the default print settings. The print settings will revert to the default print settings the next time the program is opened.
On the Print dialog box, click OK to print the document.
NOTE: A USB connection is required for your Windows 98SE, Me, 2000, or XP computer to use the HP Paper Feed Cleaning Kit. If the product is not already connected by USB, connect it through USB before using the patch, or the kit will not work.


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