Why is my Brother printer not picking up paper?

Cause 1: The photo bypass tray is located at the wrong position. Cause 4: Paper dust has accumulated on the surface of the paper pick-up rollers. Cause 6: The paper tray was not fully inserted. NOTE: Illustrations shown below are from a representative product and may differ from your Brother machine.

Why is my Brother printer printing streaks?

Black, cyan, magenta, or yellow vertical lines or streaks can be caused by a dirty corona wire, a toner cartridge, or the drum unit. Follow the steps below to clean the corona wire and the drum roller.

How do I get my Brother printer to ignore empty cartridges?

Basically, your Brother machine is designed to stop ALL printing operations when any of the ink cartridges are empty….

  1. Open the Print dialog.
  2. Choose Print Settings in the Print dialog box.
  3. Choose Plain Paper in Media Type.
  4. Choose Greyscale in Colour/Greyscale.

Why is my printer not printing black when ink is full Brother?

This is due to several factors such as poor quality ink being used, tanks not being mixed often enough causing sediment to gather at the bottom of the tanks or not being used often enough. All of these factors can cause the black ink or the colours not to print.

How do you check a nozzle on a Brother printer?

Print the Print Quality Check Sheet and look at the nozzle check pattern….Press or to select the following:

  1. Select [General Setup]. Press OK.
  2. Select [Maintenance]. Press OK.
  3. Select [Impr. PrintQuality]. Press OK.
  4. Select [Impr. PrintQuality] again. Press OK.

How do you clean a Brother HL l3270cdw?

Wipe the surface of the drum gently with a dry cotton swab until the mark on the surface comes off. DO NOT clean the surface of the photosensitive drum with a sharp object or any liquids. Reinsert the toner cartridge firmly into the drum unit until you hear it lock into place.