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Power on switch and orange arrow flashing, will not feed or print.

I recently printed some photos on photo paper. The printer printed fine but the third photo jammed. I cleared the photo but the printer would not print. I went back to regular paper, powered off and on the printer, even rebooted the computer all to no avail. The lights continue to blink regardless of what I do and the printer refuses to feed paper or print.

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  • Anonymous Aug 24, 2008

    Same exact problem with the exception I was printing a photo on regular paper. I've tried everything and the orange arrow coninues to flash.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    paper is not feeding into printer and the light continues to flash

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    The printer will not feed paper at all. Won't even print a test page. I've reset it, reseated toners, checked/cleaned rollers, and there are no paper jams that are even remotely visible.

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    My printer receives the print prompt, feeds the paper but won't print. Then the "resume" light blinks. Any offers to solve this would be appreciated

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I had the same problem and found this solution. It worked for me, hope it helps you too.
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=bpd09315&lc=en&cc=us&lang=en&product=60653&dlc=en

Posted on Aug 25, 2008

Power-Schalter auf und orange Pfeil blinkt,

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