Resolving Paper Jamming Issue in Dell® 1720 Printer
Get to know more about paper jamming issue in Dell 1720 printer
Printers can be best described as those devices essential for taking physical copies of electronic files on computers. Some of the common types of printers include LED printers, LCD printers, all-in-one printers, inkjet printers, laser printers and so on. Dell 1720 printers are good. These printers are capable of producing very high quality prints at economical rates. As these printers are made of high quality components, problems as a result of hardware malfunction would be rare. However, some problems might come up with the use of Dell 1720 printers. These issues include paper jamming, printer freeze, very poor quality prints being produced, etc. The paper on your Dell 1720 printer might be jamming because of many reasons. These include dirt on paper roller, dirt on printer drum, problems with the printer drivers installed on the system, etc. Paper jamming issue on your Dell 1720 printer should be resolved as quickly as possible.
Following gives users more information regarding possible causes and tips to fix paper jamming issues in Dell 1720 printer:
- Clean Paper Roller
- Check Drivers
- Check Paper Tray
Clean Paper Roller
The paper is fed into your Dell 1720 printer with the help of paper rollers. These rollers might get dirt accumulation over time and this may cause problems when the paper is fed into the printer. Similarly dirt accumulation in the roller can also cause paper jam. All Dell 1720 printer users having paper jam issues are advised to access the paper rollers and clean them to solve the issue.
The Dell 1720 printer connected to your system works with the help of printer drivers. If the printer driver is not able to initiate or sustain communication between the printer and the OS then issues such as paper jamming might come up. Dell 1720 printer users having paper jamming issue are advised to check the printer drivers installed on the system and if they are found having some problems or outdated, then would have to be updated or replaced to solve the issue.
Another reason as to why paper jamming issue comes up on your Dell 1720 printer is problems with the paper tray. If the paper tray is not properly aligned or the slider used to hold the paper is loose paper might get jammed up when it is in motion. Dell 1720 printer users must realign the paper tray and reset the slider properly to solve the problems. Users must also check the size and quality of the paper used to take prints and if they are not of the recommended type, the paper would have to be replaced.
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