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Hp c5280 scans & always prints a black vertical bar,even if I scan a blank piece of paper

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The scanner glass is most likely dirty, even though you can't see it.

You can scan a white page with some number scattered in a grid to know exactly where the problem is. Once you found it, you can get a non-abrasive cloth and slightly humidify it (it should not drip) with an all-purpose cleaning solution.

Clean gently around where you think the problem is. You will probably feel a small bump, indicating you found the place of the problem. Continue cleaning until you cannot feel anything anymore. It should have solved the problem.

Posted on Apr 07, 2011

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