Can I use thick paper in my Brother printer?

Can I use thick paper in my Brother printer?

You can use the following types of print media: plain paper, thin paper,thick paper, thicker paper, bond paper, recycled paper, labels, envelopes or glossy paper.

Can low toner cause paper jams?

Low Quality and Improper Storage of Ink and Toner Cartridges. Low-quality cartridges or improperly stored cartridges can cause paper jams. For example, too much toner or ink can be released onto the paper, or the toner or ink can clump together in the cartridge.

How do I reset my printer after paper jam?

With the printer turned on, disconnect the power cord from the rear of the printer and also unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. Remove USB cable, if present. Wait for 2-3 minutes, press and hold the power button on your printer for about 30 seconds to remove any additional charge.

What are the common issue of why paper jam happen?

So here are the most common causes: Paper inserted incorrectly. This tends to be the number one cause, and there’s a lot that can go wrong while you’re loading the paper in the input tray. Sheets stuck together, folded or frayed paper, and an overloaded tray can all create problems.

What is the thickest paper you can use in a Brother printer?

Paper Tray

Paper Type Weight Thickness
Inkjet Paper 17 to 53 lb (64 to 200 g/m2) 3 to 10 mil (0.08 to 0.25 mm)
Glossy Paper*2 Up to 58 lb (Up to 220 g/m*2) Up to 10 mil (Up to 0.25 mm)
Photo Card*2 Up to 58 lb (Up to 220 g/m2) Up to 10 mil (Up to 0.25 mm)
Index Card Up to 32 lb (Up to 120 g/m2) Up to 6 mil (Up to 0.15 mm)

What paper works best for Brother printer?

Use plain paper that is appropriate for laser machines to make copies.

  • Use paper that is 75 to 90 g/m2 (20 to 24 lb)
  • Use long grain paper with a neutral Ph value, and a moisture content of approx. 5%.
  • This machine can use recycled paper that meets DIN 19309 specifications.
  • How do you fix a paper jam on a scanner?

    Follow these steps in the order presented to check the ADF mechanism for a paper jam.

    1. Lift the scanner lid.
    2. Lift the ADF mechanism.
    3. Check for jammed paper in the ADF mechanism.
    4. Gently pull the paper out of the ADF mechanism.
    5. Gently lower the ADF mechanism.
    6. Close the ADF cover, and then close the scanner lid.

    What happened to Paper Jamz?

    Paper Jamz products continued manufacture into 2011 and then seem to have ceased production.

    Can printer drum cause paper jams?

    If you have not installed a drum unit or have installed the drum unit improperly, then this may cause a paper jam in your Brother machine. If the error message remains, open and close the front cover and fuser cover firmly to reset the machine.

    Why does Brother printer keep jamming?

    You may be putting too much paper into the paper tray. It should never be overfilled as it can often cause a jam. If you only put the amount of paper you’re going to use for one printing task, you’re less likely to suffer a jam. Also, make sure the paper fits the tray and that it’s inserted correctly.