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Sometimes a paper jam error persists even though there is no jammed paper (false paper jam). Reset the printer, which might clear a false paper jam error, and then try to print again. With the printer turned on, disconnect the power cord from the printer. Unplug the power cord from the power source.
A 202.05 paper jam error code appears on the printer. One of the possible causes of this issue is the Exit Sensor is blocked too long and was not able to clear the sheet. Another possible cause can be a loose back door, tape on reverse solenoid pad (as shown in the image below), or a worn/contaminated Fuser.
Paper jams can occur for a variety of reasons, such as overloading the paper tray, loading different thicknesses of paper in the tray, or using paper that isn`t appropriate for your particular printer. False paper jams can also occur.
Do a hard reset on your printer. To do this you just need to turn off your printer, unplug for a few minutes and then plug the printer again. If that still doesn`t work, try turning the printer and your computer off, and then start it back up again. Try uninstalling and then reinstalling your printer driver.
If the “load paper” error pops up during printing and your paper tray is full, it`s very possible that your paper feed rollers are worn or dirty. Paper feed rollers can wear down over time or accumulate dust and paper fibers.
Low Quality and Improper Storage of Ink and Toner Cartridges. Low-quality cartridges or improperly stored cartridges can cause paper jams. For example, too much toner or ink can be released onto the paper, or the toner or ink can clump together in the cartridge.
Slide the paper all the way into the printer. The leading edge of the paper will stop at the Paper Drive Roller. Locate the Paper Sensor/OOPs sensor on the right side of the paper path. It can be seen from the top of the printer with the Top Cover open and has red, black, and blue wires attached to it.
Just like computers, printers have volatile memory (RAM) that is removed when you turn the printer off. Volatile memory requires power to store the information. Deleting volatile memory is easy: Simply shut down or unplug your printer for a minute or so.
Restoring the factory-set defaults returns most of the settings to the factory defaults. It will not reset the page count, tray size, or language.
From the home screen, touch Settings > Device > Maintenance > Configuration Menu > Supply Usage And Counters. Select Fuser Reset or ITM Reset.
Issues in your printer`s ink or toner cartridges as well as an empty paper tray can cause your printer to delay your prints. Make sure that your cartridges are not running out of ink and the paper tray is not empty. You can follow HP`s guide on how to check ink or toner levels here.
Filament jams happen when the extruder can`t push filament through the hot end. The extruder either grinds the filament until it`s so thin that the gear that advances the filament is no longer in contact with it, or the motor that drives the extruder stalls because it`s overloaded.
SPL. Right click the file and select [Delete]. If necessary, you can delete several files with the same extension at the same time. Click on the first file in the list of files to be deleted.
Solution. Note: If the input tray was loaded with paper while the printer was off and the error message appears, leave the printer on and open the tray for a few seconds. Close the tray and wait for one minute to allow the printer to move the tray into position and read the paper level again.
Solution. Note: If the input tray was loaded with paper while the printer was off and the error message appears, leave the printer on and open the tray for a few seconds. Close the tray and wait for one minute to allow the printer to move the tray into position and read the paper level again.
Solution. Note: If the input tray was loaded with paper while the printer was off and the error message appears, leave the printer on and open the tray for a few seconds. Close the tray and wait for one minute to allow the printer to move the tray into position and read the paper level again.
If the “load paper” error pops up during printing and your paper tray is full, it`s very possible that your paper feed rollers are worn or dirty. Paper feed rollers can wear down over time or accumulate dust and paper fibers.
Solution. Note: If the input tray was loaded with paper while the printer was off and the error message appears, leave the printer on and open the tray for a few seconds. Close the tray and wait for one minute to allow the printer to move the tray into position and read the paper level again.

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Paper Jam and carriage jam code when nothing is jammed
ANSWER : Did you try cleaning the encoder strip that runs through the cartridge assy.? Use Window Cleaner on a paper towel. Also, check inside on the right. I’ve seen a lot of times where there is a folded up scrap of paper that stops the carriage from going all the way to the right.

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Lexmark X4650 paper Jamming!!
ANSWER : Well I had two printers that had similar issues – misalignment of paper feed which rendered both printers useless. I shook the Lexmark x4650 a couple of times and then plugged it in and got new paper and voila the misalignment was gone and it actually fed paper like it used to and printed it too.

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Lexmark paper feed problems
ANSWER : On my X204n Lexmark laser printer, it was doing the same thing you described – basically sounded like it was trying to pick up the paper from the tray and then failing after several seconds. When you’d open the paper tray, the paper looked like it had been partially taken up with some black scuff marks on the paper that lined up with the rollers that take up the paper. I inspected the rollers and although they looked a bit smooth and worn, didn’t seem like they should be a problem. However, this particular model has just a rubber tire almost like a car tire – the rubber can come off the hard plastic wheel on the inner portion. So I popped off the two rubber “tires”, turned them inside out and put them back on. When turned inside out, the rubber looked nice and … rubbery and had a lot more grippy feeling to them. The very first printing attempt after that and the paper sucked up perfectly with no problems. I think the problem is solved! So if you have similar “tires” that take up the paper, try flipping them and see if it works for you too.

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Keep getting a paper jam message. There is no jam.
ANSWER : You can quit wondering. Parts are unavailable. I’ve seen posts where people have 3D printed the parts or machined them out of metal.

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Lexmark X466 empty tray
ANSWER : The “Load Tray 1 with A4 paper” means the printer is looking for A4 size paper in Tray 1 and that is not what it is detecting. You need to make sure that the paper size that is in the tray matches what the printer is expecting so it understands that it should be looking for a specific size of paper. If you are printing on regular Letter size paper – set the printer tray to Letter instead of A4 and message should go away.

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Paper Jam error but no paper jam
ANSWER : Obviously you didn’t get all the paper cleared out. There is a small scrap in the paper path causing the jam when the paper hits it. You can try clearing it out by inserting something stiff like a piece of file folder from the back of the printer into the paper path and pushing the offending piece out that way.

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Restore settings Lexmark x466
ANSWER : Try this:

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Lexmark Printer Problems
ANSWER : lexmark printers can be fixed . just follow the steps . uninstall the printer and drivers and install the printer driver and setup again from lexmark and than make sure you internet password and you are all set to go for more visit http://lexmark.technical-care.com/ and i hope this will help you . thanks

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