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My brothers hl2040 shows paper out and it is full. stoped

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my brothers hl2040 shows paper out and it is full. stoped printing in middle of page because wife laid magazine on top of printer
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Freddy M. replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is***** do not rate until we are finished. I look forward to assisting and am very sorry to hear that you are having this problem. What is the exact and entire error?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My brothers HL 2040 quit printing when a paper couldn't get all the way out due to having a magazine laid on top of it. The paper out light is on. I have removed and replaced the paper tray, I have pluged and unpluged the printer I have open and closed all the doors. I have added more paper and less paper. I have tried the manual sheet feeder and nothing changes
Expert:  Freddy M. replied 1 year ago.

Which lights are on, what color are they, and are they blinking? For example is this what you see?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
NO more money. Either you can tell me the problem and get the $23 we agreed on at the start or you can keep the $5 appointment fee and I will go on my way. I don't want the free trial I don't want to pay $23 a month to maybe get an answer to why my 5 year old printer isn't working. I smell a bit time scam.
Expert:  Freddy M. replied 1 year ago.

I have no control over billing or advertisements. All I did was ask you to give me what the lights were doing and sent you a picture. Due to your response I'll be opting out instead.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK, whaat came up on my screen was call me for $20