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My printer won't print all pages of an article. Especially, with emails, it only prints the first page, and no more. With articles, I want to print, it will print usually the first 3 to 4 pages, and quit. Often, the first page comes out of the printer, then a couple seconds go by, and another page or two come out, and it stops printing the rest. I am not technically-minded, so please explain answer as simply as possible. Thanks!

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That is a bad primary corona in laser printers would require professional service.
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If you remove the empty cartridge, you will see a small window on the egde that plugs into the printer, in the center. This is where the printer optically scans for ink levels. On the empty color cart, you can try covering that raised spline with electrical tape or by coloring it with a black permanent marker. That should fool the sensor into thinking your ink is full.

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SOURCE: ghost printing

This machine needs a new fuser. That is a common issue.

Posted on Jan 15, 2009

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It seems the printer buffer memory has overflowed. Cancel the print from the print Que and switch off the printer. Give your PC a reboot too. Now switch on the printer and make sure that there is no document in the print Que. If its still there, disconnect the printer and delete the pending job, i.e. print Que. After the printer shows it ready for printing do not release the entire document for printing at one go. Breakup the print job in 3 parts and for each part manually enter the page numbers and then give the print command. Repeat this till the entire lot is over..........................sodeep

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SOURCE: No ink on printed pages

Try to pull out the ink cartridges. Then after 1 minute put the cartridges on. Then it will initiate head cleaning. Just perform the head cleaning to clean clogged nozzles. Then try to print a test page.

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