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I've had this printer trouble-free for years.  I recently had to move it because my floors were being sanded and polished.  When I went to use it the paper jams and when I open it at the back it is all "fanned up".  the printer message is of course "paper jam".  Any hints as to how to fix this?


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Did you check to see if any foreign objects are in where the paper goes, I used to get that with my canon printer and I thought it was broken then I found a little rolled up hershey kiss wrapper down there when I put my hand in






check the instructions , check the computer to find the printer problems or to use HP tech support chat to find the problem becasue your printer is from HP good luck if it is defective or problem then replace new one for if under warrantly ok







Probably the wrong paper - try a different weight, less than the one that is jamming. And do not use a cheap paper, it is not worth it - it shoals off a lot of paper dust which will also cause a jam on your machine. (And make you sneeze!).






May be somthing is obstructing the paer sensor.
Check this site for clear cut information to resolve this issue.

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