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Epson 1400 Head cleaning (during printing)

I have a new Epson 1400 printer having swapped from an Epson 1290. If the 1290 jets blocked during a print run, it was easy to press the paper feed button for a few seconds to start a "mid print" cleaning cycle. I cannot find a similar facility on the 1400 - I have to stop the print run (clear or pause all other prints in the queue) and then go through the cleaning process.

Is there an easier way?

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SOURCE: Epson C120/ Stops at Perforated line

the sensors cant see paper on the perforated part/side.
same goes for transparencies, the printer can't see it

Your printer supports the following media types:

Epson Bright White Paper
Epson Iron-on Cool Peel Transfer Paper
Epson Photo Paper Glossy
Epson Photo Quality Self-adhesive Sheets
Epson Premium Photo Paper Glossy
Epson Premium Photo Paper Semi-gloss
Epson Premium Presentation Paper Matte
Epson Premium Presentation Paper Matte Double-sided
Epson Presentation Paper Matte
Epson Ultra Premium Photo Paper Glossy

Posted on Jan 23, 2008

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Rommel Balcita

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SOURCE: Epson Photo RX600 error messages

Hi.
Check for a paper jam inside the paper feeder... There's something blocking the path that is why the 3-beep is activated. Also put lubricant to the head's round-bar, gears and levers.

Goodluck... Fixya me...

Posted on Feb 10, 2008

Anonymous

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SOURCE: Lines on prints

Hi kids! I decided to have another go at sorting out my 'lines' problem and have sorted it. See if this might work for you: I had previously done the head cleaning via the printer itself - holding the central ink/paper black button for 3 secs. This time I went to the Epson 1290 window on my Mac and clicked on the utility box. Though the Nozzle check print came out fine I went ahead and did the head cleaning in this box. The next print came out almost perfect so I ran the Head cleaning again and it printed a perfect print. Hope this might work for you. Keep on trying! All the best. Trant

Posted on Mar 28, 2008

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SOURCE: Print head alignment +won't feed paper

Best solution is to clean the head with it in place,here's
the manual for your printer

Posted on Oct 09, 2008

Anonymous

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SOURCE: My printer no longer feeds in Epson Premium Glossy paper S041624

Hi, 


Try to clean the paper pick rollers with a cloth, dam it with little water and try to hange the paper settings by going into printer preferances.


Regards,  raj_p5983

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

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