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Old 07-28-2011, 10:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question HP all in one/ printer jamed?

ive got an hp printer/scanner all in one. its not allowing me to use any function on it because it says paper jan. i have opened the back door & theres no paper at all no tiny pieces or anything i can see. just before that it made grinding noise that was terrible. looking in the back i can see when i hit print the back rollers do not turn. they move just slightly as if they cant rotate all the way around assuming they do a fulll turn normally. any help?

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Could be the gears are worn or broken inside. If it's in warranty still then send it in. If not, then you'll have to open it up and check yourself :/ that can be quite tricky unfortunately, printers generally are put together in an extremely un-user-friendly way.
If it has a drum or toner unit make sure you take them out and check for bits of paper too. What model do you have?
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