Solved Laser Printer not grabbing paper

June 2, 2011 at 07:39:55
Specs: Windows XP
i have a Hewlett Packard Laser Jet 6P. it was working. there was a paper jam as the paper was going in, not coming out). now the printer makes the sound like it's working, firing up etc, but it can't seem to grab the paper. i've checked and there appears to be no paper stuck inside the machine.

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June 2, 2011 at 08:19:11
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a 6P is a fairly old printer. Your pickup rollers probably need replacing. You might try cleaning them with a damp paper towel.

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June 2, 2011 at 09:56:56
yeah it was a freebie! ok thanks, i'll try that. i've tried a few other things, including the obvious turn it on and off etc.. thanks

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