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IT'S A WRONG LETTER WHEN I TYPE AFTER I REPLACE A CORRECTION TAPE AND PULL THE CASSETTE DAISY WHEEL

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SOURCE: GX6750 Typing wrong letters

Linda,first of all,does the daisy wheel spin when the typewriter is first turned on? if it does,then you will feel assured that it is installed properly. Next, refer to your manual to key board settings. It will indicate that there are settings for normal standard English keyboard and somehow that setting may have been changed. It would be also be important to check the daisy wheel to see if it is compatible with standard English keyboard...Cheers, John

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SOURCE: Brother GX-6750 Daisy Wheel

Install wheel, turn machine on and off this resets the printer and home timing. If it still does not correctly, adjustments needed..

Posted on Jun 12, 2008

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SOURCE: My typewriter doesn't type..won't display letters, but keys work.

alot of the brother t/w's have 2 cam assemblies under ribbon holder. 1 operates the print hammer and 1 operates the correction ribbon lift. sometimes these will hang or lockup. sometimes turning on and off a few times will take care of it, but sometimes it needs to be worked on by a t/w tech. if you look when you type a character, most likely the print hammer is not firing or it is striking the correction ribbon instead of the black ribbon.

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razors

Posted on Feb 27, 2009

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SOURCE: HELP..BROTHER DAISY WHEEL TYPING RANDOM LETTERS AND SYMBOLS

Press the Code button and the Q/Reset button at the same time and the wheel will spin and go back to the correct place.

Posted on Jun 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Daisy wheel seems to be typing wrong characters.

type "code" and "reset" it will reprogram itself and get the wheel lined up properly to be correct with the keys you type.

Posted on Aug 05, 2009

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How do i set a new daisy wheel for the ML 100


1. Open the top cover.
2. Pull the lever towards you to release the daisy wheel lock.
3. Remove the cassette daisy wheel by pulling it out of the machine by the protruding "ear' on the top right.
4. Insert the desired cassette daisy wheel into the slot and press down gently.
5. Slide the lever back to its' original position to lock the cassette daisy wheel in place. Make sure to press the lever firmly.
6. Close the top cover.
7. Press [CODE]+[RESET] to move the carrier to the previous position.
(make sure the daisy wheel cassette is not inserted backwards. The "ear" should always be on the upper right.
improper insertion of the daisy wheel may cause malfunction and incorrect printing.
It is not necessary to remove the cassette ribbon when replacing the daisy wheel.
Please check the shape of your daisy wheel cassette before replacing the daisy wheel. The daisy wheel cassette type "B" cannot be used with this machine.)

Dec 22, 2010 | Brother ML-100 Typewriter

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Types wrong letters


Remove the correction tape and try it. If it works you either have it on wrong or it is a tacky L/O tape they will give it fits.

DickyO

May 16, 2010 | Brother GX-6750 Typewriter

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Change font size on my bother ML 100


A typewritter is not like a computer. It is a mechanical device, that works by pressing an embossed letter in the daisy wheel through a inked tape into the paper.
The only way you can change either the font type or the font size is by buying and replacing the daisy wheel by another one with different font type/size letters.
To get to know more about your typewritter and accessories that might still be available to it, download Brother ML-100 Typewriter User's Manual
Click on "Go to View/Download Page" and in the new page click the "View/Download" button.
Look for page 16 (last page) of the manual for a list of cassette daisy wheels.

Aug 22, 2009 | Brother ML-100 Typewriter

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Characters are off?


change CASSETTE DAISY WHEEL

Jul 23, 2009 | Brother SX-4000 Typewriter

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Wrong characters


change Cassette daisy wheel.one with the letter

Jun 16, 2009 | Brother EM-530 Typewriter

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My brothers ml-100 is typing the wrong letters, what should i do


Replace your brother CASSETTE DAISY WHEEL w/ letters. this solve my problem by only buying a new one.

Jun 11, 2009 | Brother ML-100 Typewriter

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Typewriter


1 - Is the dailsy whell properly installed ? (Has the lever been pressed firmnly ?) is the correct daisy wheel installed?
2 - Have you run out of ribbon ?
3 - Have you pressed the 'spider web' key with + // keys after replacing cassette ribbon, correction tape or daisy wheel?

I have the instruction manual if that helps..

Pleas feel free to advise your email, and I will gladly forward :

Regards TC

Aug 11, 2008 | Brother GX-6750 Typewriter

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Wrong letters typing


it sounds like you were using a non-brother correction tape,one that was too sticky and consequently too "slow" and during the correction sequence the fingers of the daisy-wheel got entangled with the tape. Make sure that the correction tape is of a "non-sticky" nature and then take off the correction and printing tapes. That way you will see better how the daisy-wheel is fitted . I will assume that you have an instruction book to show how this is done. before fitting the daisy wheel examine the fingers to see that none are bent or crossed over each other. If this is the case it is better to buy another one. bring your typewriter to the shop if this is the case and they will possibly re-fit the wheel for you. good luck.....

Mar 19, 2008 | Brother ML-300 Typewriter

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