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Category: Printers
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Experience:  Over 5 years as a computer and printer repair technician
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There is a small wedged-shaped piece of paper jammed inside

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There is a small wedged-shaped piece of paper jammed inside the printer
I know because I pulled out the rest of the jammed paper and the wedged
shape is missing from the paper. I've already opened the back; shut off the machine and turned it on again. The missing piece, i.e. the jammed piece is on the mid left side as you look at the front of the printer. It seems to be in
the most inaccessible place.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Printers
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Wouldn't it be easier for me to just get a new printer?
Expert:  WesPCDr replied 1 year ago.

If you can reach the wedge shaped piece of paper using tweezers and pull it out, that might work. If not, the only way I have been able to pull out paper is to take apart the entire printer, which is a lot of screws and work.

If you can't seem to take it out after trying the tweezers, then yes, it might be worth getting a new printer.

Expert:  WesPCDr replied 1 year ago.

Please let me know if you need additional help. Thank you.