Complete Guide on Paper Jam in Printers

We frequently deals with paper jam in printers and scanners, it is the most common and observed issue we faced in printers life cycle. Most often, the problem persist with old printers but sometimes, new printer also faces similar issue. However, if we will understand the actual problem, we can adjourn the printer paper jam issue. Before you call the Printer Support helpline, ensure you have checked every aspect. We bring you few tips that will enable users to overcome paper jam problem.

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Loose the Sheet

First and foremost we should lose the sheet at the time we put paper bunch into the tray, usually, the paper gets stuck into the each other and stuck into the cabin. While putting paper bunch in a tray, roll the stack diagonally twice in the opposite direction. Do make sure that packet is kept away from humidity.

Overloaded Sheet and Alignment

In general, to save time, people generally overloaded paper tray with a bunch of papers, which cause paper jam frequently, make sure you have reduced numbers of paper before giving printing command. Similarly, printer slider has to be aligned in right manner to overcome paper jam issue.

Paper Size and Paper Mix

The paper tray accept standard paper size, using folded papers, gum papers, hard papers, and large papers can stuck in to the tray. Don’t mix with different sizes and to save papers. To enhance the good paper quality, clean the toner for good quality.

Clean Your Printer

Keep your printer clean always; make sure you are regularly clearing dust, even it decrease the print quality, clean the dust with a soft brush. Observe your printer, if problem is continuously arising due to dust, keep it clean, if some particular paper is creating problem, and don’t use it again. Check the printer setting regularly and make a default printer setting.

Once you made a check list of all points and facing the similar challenges, call to Printer Support team and speak with a technical expert.