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Paper jams, it won't pick up paper from the tray, jams every time. Have tried different paper but that doesn't seem to help.

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  • Anonymous Aug 28, 2008

    We get an error message....It seems that possibly a cardstock was run through the copier and somehow didn't complete....The message says to check the feeder.....We can't use at all right now....

  • Anonymous Nov 06, 2008

    The paper won't feed into the machine no matter what I try. Considering the fact that I am a secretary who can fix the printers and copiers at work this surprises me. I have checked every imaginable thing on the canon website and basically found nothing to help me here.

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Step1
Turn the printer off and on to see if it can automatically clear some or all of the jam. Many printers provide an error-code listing on the front panel display for the area where the jam occurred. If your printer shows an error code, be sure and check the printer manual to see if that identifies the area of the printer where the jam occurred. 
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Turn off the printer. 
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Remove any paper trays. Inspect them for wrinkled or damaged paper. 
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Open any other doors that give access to the printer's paper path and to the toner or ink cartridge. 
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If necessary, remove the toner or ink cartridge. Place it in a bag or away from light to avoid damaging it. 
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If you find a piece of jammed paper, remove it by holding it with both hands and pulling firmly (see A). The goal is to keep the paper from tearing. If several pieces are jammed together, try pulling out the middle piece first to loosen the jam. 
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If the paper does tear, try rotating the roller gears manually to free the paper (see B). Don't force anything, though. 
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Replace the toner or ink cartridge and paper trays, close any doors you opened and turn the printer back on. 
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If the printer paper jam message still appears, then there is still some paper in the printer. Reinspect the paper path.

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