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My brother 3 in 1 printer keeps going into sleep mode how do I reset it?

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  • laurieanngou Oct 04, 2008

    my printer says it's in sleep mode and nothing will work to get it out of sleep mode.

  • zozo21 Jan 08, 2009

    i had the same problem and i tried your solution but unfortunatly it didnt work.
    anyone has an idea ?
    thanks

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Sleep mode is a normal thing with brother printer, you don't have to worry bout it,it's just the way the printer is saying "hey i'm not doing anything here,might as well get some sleep! once you start to print or scan it'll come back to life.

Posted on Dec 15, 2008

  • Abstruse Feb 28, 2011

    Thats not very useful is it. i use it all day long and have to insert manual feed first page headed paper every 7 or 8 minutes or so. Going into sleep after 5 means im constantly waiting for it to wake up and accept the paper im holding in front of it.. no manual feed tray and it doesnt grip it off you until its woken back up.. I could get another letter typed or email replied to in the time Im messing around with it.
    Extending the sleep mode to 15 minutes would save a lot of messing around and sitting there with my arm out holding bits of paper like an idiot throughout the day.
    Was there ever a resolution for this?

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