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I took too long to replace the drum, and now that I have, the paper jams at the start of every print job. I have to open the paper drawer and push the paper down and then it will print. It seems like the feed roll is not working. Do you know any easy fix for this? I'm a writer and go through a number of print jobs. Thanks for any help you can provide.

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Please the Solution is to Locate a Printer Technician so he can carry out a Maintenance on the printer because the Solution is general servicing
( Dusting and Using a Blower) during this process watch if any paper has hanged inside the printer

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