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On/off button & restore button blink green & orange; printer doesn't work

My i320 has begun blinking and not working. The orange and green lights blink alternately.

I've tried unplugging, removing the ink cartridge, etc.

Help! It still blinks orange and green alternately and won't run.

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  • Anonymous May 26, 2008

    I have same problem and have also tried numerous steps to no avail.

    This has been a great printer for about four years.

  • japidu54 Sep 04, 2008

    restore button blink green 8 orange

  • need know Sep 25, 2008

    I have the same problem, from manual it appears there is an ink well that might need emptying? Howeve no idea how to fix

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the problems are :-

  • cartridges are not recognised or installed
  • there is a paper jam.

Posted on Sep 18, 2010

  • Kiran Anto Sep 18, 2010


    the problems are :-


    • cartridges are not recognised or installed

    • there is a paper jam.

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