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Printer stopped printing, all lights flashing

A couple of days ago our printer stopped working. All the lights are flashing, i.e. the on/off light, the paper feed light, and the toner light. If we turn the printer off then back on and reboot the PC it makes no difference, the lights still flash. Also, if I lift the hood of the printer, the toners don't move (normally they move in a "self test" style?). I hope you can find a solution to our problem. Thank You

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  • grinny12000 Jul 21, 2008

    My printer is exactly the same. The cartridges dont move when you open that compartment, the 2 lights are flashing, I have tries disconnecting it, troubleshooting it everywhere looking into the computer properties, nearly disassemblking the printer, but not! Ahhhhh!

  • Anonymous Aug 12, 2008

    A couple of days ago our printer stopped working. All the lights are flashing, i.e. the on/off light, the paper feed light, and the toner light.
    If we turn the printer off then back on and reboot the PC it makes no difference, the lights still flash.
    Also, if I lift the hood of the printer, the toners don't move (normally they move in a "self test" style?).

    I hope you can find a solution to our problem.

  • Anonymous Jan 21, 2009

    yes i ve this same problem

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Sounds like a bad cartridge. 45's, 15's 23's & 78's seem to do that. Replace the cartridge, but try wiping the copper strips on the cartridge and where they fit into the printer as well with some alcohol on a paper towel. if , not, put the old ones back in. if it still does it, it might be simply dying.

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