Introduction

This guide shows how to repair a paper jam. This process requires no necessary tools or knowledge of the device.

The paper indicator light blinks red if a paper jam occurs. It might have an unusual clicking noise. Press paper button to eject paper.
  • The paper indicator light blinks red if a paper jam occurs. It might have an unusual clicking noise.

  • Press paper button to eject paper.

  • If previous step does not work, turn off the printer and proceed to step 2. Else, proceed to step 4.

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Attempt to remove paper by gently and slowly pulling the paper out from the top.
  • Attempt to remove paper by gently and slowly pulling the paper out from the top.

  • Pull the paper as straight as possible.

  • If this does not work, proceed to step 3. Else, proceed to step 4.

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Open cover of the printer. Gently pull out the paper through the hatch. If ink cartridge is in the way, gently push it off to the side.
  • Open cover of the printer.

  • Gently pull out the paper through the hatch.

  • If ink cartridge is in the way, gently push it off to the side.

  • Close cover.

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If you had success in step 1, paper indicator light should now return to the normal color green.
  • If you had success in step 1, paper indicator light should now return to the normal color green.

  • If you had success in step 2 or 3, turn on printer and press paper button.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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hi my printer(1400) won't print anything whenever I try to print it stacks and then two lights starts blinking on the computer it's saying fetal error paper jam please help me

nkumbu namukoko - Reply

My machine is Epson 1500w ,it make an unusual noise when printing to the middle of the paper and stop lwith the red light blinkinig. Please I need heklp

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