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Lexmark M1242

Lexmark M1242

200.05 paper jam when printing duplex from MPF

Issue description

A 200.05 paper jam error appears on the printer display when printing duplex from the Multipurpose feeder (MPF).

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  • A simplex print job will not post an error but it will pick multiple sheets of paper from the MPF.
  • Pick issues from the MPF are expected to happen when the printer reaches more than 50k sheet count.


Performing these steps below will fix the issue:

  1. Flex, fan, and straighten the paper stack to prevent sheets from sticking together.

  2. If the issue still persist, use tray 1 or other tray options.

If the issue persists, search for more information related to this issue or contact support for further assistance.