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Md. Sadique
Md. Sadique, Engineer
Category: Printers
Satisfied Customers: 3140
Experience:  Electronics engineer with 7+ years of experience in repairing office equipments & printers
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It is not printing correctly. Patchy/half printing a line or

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It is not printing correctly. Patchy/half printing a line or has a gap in the middle of line
JA: What's the make/model number of your printer? How old is it?
Customer: Workforce 845
JA: What kind of computer are you printing from (Mac or PC)? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: PC
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: Just today
JA: Anything else you want the printer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Isn't it enough? - No
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Md. Sadique replied 16 days ago.

Hi, I'm Sadique. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

It's a problem with the printhead because the printhead is the part of the printer which puts ink on the paper.

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
not fixable?
Expert:  Md. Sadique replied 16 days ago.

As of first step we will try cleaning the printhead.

Expert:  Md. Sadique replied 16 days ago.

Take a paper towel and fold it into 4 turns and make it little thick. Then add little rubbing alcohol to it and then place it in the path of the printhead carriage. Then move the printhead carriage over it a few times.
Please follow this link to see a video : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrAqXjX10xs
Tell me if it makes any difference to your problem.