Paper is Jammed Inside the Printer - TR7020

Article ID: ART177735 | Date published: 10/27/2020 | Date last updated: 10/28/2020


Learn how to remove paper jammed inside the PIXMA TR7020.


Paper Is Jammed inside Printer

If the jammed paper tears and you cannot remove the paper from the paper output slot or the feed slot, or if the jammed paper remains inside the printer, remove the paper following the instructions below.

 If paper becomes jammed during printing and you need to turn off the printer to remove it, press the printer's Stop button to stop the printing before you turn off the printer.

  1. Turn off the printer and unplug it.

  2. Open scanning unit / cover.

    Open the scanning unit / cover

     Don't touch the clear film (A) or white belt (B).

    Don't touch the clearm film (A) or white belt (B)

    If you soil or scratch this part by touching it with paper or your hand, it could damage the printer.

  3. Check if jammed paper is under the ink cartridge holder.

    If the jammed paper is under the ink cartridge holder, move the ink cartridge holder to the far right or left, whichever makes it easier to remove the paper.

    When moving the ink cartridge holder, hold the top of the ink cartridge holder and slide it slowly to the far right or left.

    Move the ink cartridge holder to the far right or left

  4. Firmly hold the jammed paper in both hands.

    Firmly hold the jammed paper in both hands

    If the paper is rolled up, pull it out.

    If the paper is rolled up, pull it out

  5. Slowly pull out the paper, so as not to tear it.

    Slowly pull out the paper, so as not to tear it

  6. Make sure all jammed paper is removed.

    If the paper tears when you pull it out, a bit of paper may remain in the printer. Check the following and remove any remaining paper.

    Is sny paper left in the left and right empty spaces (C) in the printer?

    • Is any paper left under the ink cartridge holder?

    • Are any small bits of paper left in the printer?

    • Is sny paper left in the left and right empty spaces (C) in the printer?

  7. Gently close the scanning unit / cover.

    To close the scanning unit / cover, hold it up once, and then take it down gently.

  8. Plug in the printer again and turn it back on.

    All jobs in the print queue are canceled. Print your documents / photos again..

     When reloading the paper, make sure you are using suitable paper and loading it correctly. If a paper jam message appears on the printer's LCD or on your computer screen when you resume printing after removing all the jammed paper, there may be some paper still inside the printer. Check the printer again for any remaining bits of paper.

If the measures above do not solve the problem,the printer will require servicing.

There are two options currently available to you.

  1. Warranty Service – If you are within the 1-year manufacturer’s warranty and have your proof of purchase you are entitled to service or replacement. If you have purchased a CarePak Canon extended warranty, you may be entitled to additional options.  Please create or log into your Canon Account to obtain service.
  2. Out of Warranty – If you are outside of your warranty period, you do qualify for a replacement through the Canon Upgrade Program. Please contact our Sales group to inquire about your upgrade options at 866-443-8002.
To verify your support options please create or log into your Canon Account.

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