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How to Identify and Fix Common Problems ?

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The Power light blinks at a steady interval when the printer is processing a print job. If the Power light blinks fast, the ink cartridge door might be open, or the printer might be in an error state. If an error message displays on the computer screen, follow the on-screen messages to resolve the issue.
A `Paper has Jammed` message and light blinks

Wait while the printer attempts to clear the paper jam. Remove any ejected paper from the front or back of the printer. Open the paper tray cover. Remove any loose photo paper from the paper tray, and then check for and remove any bent, wrinkled, or torn paper.

The printer is out of toner. Use a Toner Reload Kit to reload toner.
A blue or green light indicates the printer is operating correctly, while a red light indicates an error has occurred.
Eight flashes:Ink absorber is almost full

The ink absorber is almost full. Press the printer`s RESUME/CANCEL button to continue printing. Contact the service center.

Install an appropriate canon ink cartridge. If the lamp on the ink tank is flashing, ink may have run out. Replacing the ink tank is recommended.
Ink may have run out (The lamp on the ink tank flashes). If printing is in progress, you are recommended to stop printing, replace the ink tank, and then print again.
Check the output of the AC adapter. If it is bad then it appears the battery has fully discharged and you need a new AC adapter.
It`s possible that your AC adapter is not working. So, the battery is not getting recharged. After two hours, the battery is discharged, and your computer will not run. Turn off the computer, and leave it for a few hours, to see if the battery will get recharged when your computer is OFF.
If the Status light remains yellow for several minutes before printing the first page of a document or if the Status light flashes green for several minutes while the printer warms up, then the Drum Condensation Countermeasure Mode has been enabled.
It may be caused by a printhead latch not being securely fastened. See Replace printheadsReplace printheads. It may be caused by a cable that has become loose inside the printer. If none of the other remedies works, call HP for assistance.
Indicator lights are amber in colour and can be located at the front, the rear and sometimes at the side of the car on both the left and right-hand sides. You use your indicators to show an intended change of direction, whether turning left or right or moving out into traffic.
The power light is on or flashing. The ink light is flashing. Ink in a cartridge is low. You can continue printing, or check which cartridge is low and replace it.
Power Ink Flushing affects the service life of the ink pads by causing them to reach their capacity sooner. When an ink pad reaches the end of its service life, the product stops printing and you must contact Epson for support. Flushing the Ink Using a Computer Utility.
Ink has run out. (The lamp on the ink tank flashes.) If printing is in progress, stop printing, replace the ink tank, and then print again. Printing under the current condition may damage the printer.
When you see a flashing light by data that means that a print job has been released to that printer but is still processing. This typically happens when someone is printing a larger file size job.

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All panel lights blinking, printer doesnt respond
ANSWER : This is very easy process, you must change a new one

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HP 2200 – blinking attention light and tray 2
ANSWER : Nice day. (QUALITY IS OUR CULTURE)

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Epson Stylus C90 (Red Light Continuously Blinks)
ANSWER : It looks like General Error occurs. Check for foreign objects inside the printer which may block the movement of printhead carriage, paper feed, etc.

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HP 2550 Solid Lights
ANSWER : I have the same issue. Turned off the printer for a week. Came back it won’t print. It only print blank pages. I removed all color toner cartridges. It caused the printer carousel out-of-realignment. I re-aligned the carousel and put back all cartridges. It still print blank pages. No one on the forum seems to know how to fix this issue.

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Reset maintenance kit
ANSWER : Press “2” & “6” keys on the numpad during startup. Key kombinations have changed a few years ago.

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Red Light – Please help!
ANSWER : Here is the vid:

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All lights flashing on turn on
ANSWER : If it is new, return it and get a replacement.

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Tray 1 light
ANSWER : Please disregard and delete the post if possible, it was a software problem.

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