Printer is one of the most important parts of business and office life. For most employees, you can never imagine the day without printer. A malfunction printer can also drive you crazy. Feeding paper is the first step of printing materials. However, what will you do when the Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One Printer won’t take the paper suddenly? In this article, we will figure out the processes of examine this problem.
Step 1: check to see if it is caused by paper feed mechanism setup. Some printers have integrated feed guides, paper supports and other mechanisms. You should make sure that your Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One can pick up papers correctly from the paper stack.
Step 2: if the media that your Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One cannot accommodate, paper may fail to feed due to their dimension or surface properties. Premium photo paper is thicker than common paper. If you use the wrong settings to print with this kind of paper, then it will not feed. If the specification of your paper exceeds the handling specification of your Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One, then the printing process can not be completed. For example, if you want to print transparency film but your device does not support, then you will not have the result.
Step 3: feed failure can also be caused by dirty rollers. We all know that it is roller that makes the feed process complete. If the rollers are dirty and cannot roll properly, then the feeding process will fail. Many materials may cause dirty roller, like ink, dust and other contaminants, especially when your Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One are placed at place with many dust. Find out owner’s manual and see the procedures of cleaning roller. You should both adhere to the correct procedures and the cleaning equipments. Such materials as solvents, stiff-bristled brushes, fluids, petroleum-based lubricants and other oils will damage your Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One and you should avoid using them.
Step 4: there are also other problems that may cause paper feeding failure. Printers should be place at a firm and level surface to ensure smooth work. Loading one-sided media with the wrong side presented to the feed mechanism will also cause printing problems. Paper quality is also an important factor. Damaged or damp paper will cause see feeding failure of your Hewlett Packard HP ENVY 5530 e-All-in-One.
If all these problems can be excluded, then you should call a technician for help.