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Most likely bad printwheel, spokes may be catching on the ribbon and not going to home position. Try a new wheel, and or make sure carrier is returning to home position every time. make with white out the top of the print wheel spoke at home position and make sure it always comes back to that spot when you turn machine on and off and on. This will tell you if the machine is starting in the same place every time.

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What happens, any noise, etc. some times the chrome rail
inside the machine gets sticky and will not let the carrier move. Also if you hit the carriage return key and nothing happens, my be bad keys or keyboard...

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Not possible. This typewriter only has a 1-line buffer.

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OTHER FEATURES Tab
To set a tab, move the carrier to the desired position and press the key. To clear a tab, move the carrier to the tab position to be cleared and press
the + key.
To clear all tab position, press the + key for half a second.
Centering
Your typewriter allows you to automatically center a line. 1) Press the + (CENTER) key.
The carrier will move to the center position between the left and right margins. 2) Type the text. The carrier will be backspaced half a space.
CODE
3) To print the text, press the ,
4) To cancel centering mode. press the
to the center position.
Decimal Tab
Decimal tab allows you to align numbers by decimal point at the tab position. 1) Press the + key.
The carrier will move to the next tab position.
2) Type the text. The carrier will be backspaced one space.
3) When the decimal point (.) is typed, the text will be printed out with the decimal
* If you make a mistake, press the
or
+
key.
Pressing the + key will erase the whole line and move the carrier
point.
4) To print the text, press the ,
5) To cancel the decimal tab mode, press the
to the position where DECIMAL TAB mode is entered.
or + key. key.
+ key.
Pressing the + key will erase the whole line and move the carrier
* If you make a mistake, press the or
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RETURN
TAB
or
key.
+ key.
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DEC TAB
TAB S
CODE
TAB C
RELOC
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CODE
WORD
CODE
WORD
CODE
DEC TAB
RETURN
X
TAB
CODE
DEC TAB
RELOC
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You really don't think that they actually make parts for these anymore?? This is stone age technology.

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I searched but references were made to a 2003 copy of the manual that no longer exist.

Smith Corona had a free online manual that might be similar to yours, and a phone number from 2012 to call for other manuals that are not online.

https://www.smithcorona.com/blog/pdf/Display/DisplayCover.pdf

https://smithcorona.desk.com/customer/portal/articles/431996-manuals



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Fixya is unable to suggest sources for Smith Corona parts.

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Possible bad wheel or spooks are bent and not going to home position. Look at wheel

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Your power supply or main board is failed. Major repair. Best to buy used one. Sorry.

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The correction tape is two spools it installs on the left side below the ribbon and the right side below the ribbon.

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