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Paper does not feed from Tray 1.

I have a Lexmark C532dn printing from a Mac PowerBook G4 running OS X 10.4.11.  Every time I print (EXCEPT when printing the Info pages stored directly in the printer) I get red blinking light and a message on the printer saying, "Load MP feeder Plain Paper Letter".  So, I take paper out of Tray 1, the tray I've asked it to print from, and put it in the manual feed tray.  I've tried setting paper feed to Tray 1 (instead of Auto), and have had no success.  I have also reinstalled the printer software that came with the printer... no luck.  As previously mentioned, when I print an Info page directly from the printer, it will successfully draw paper from Tray 1.  Help!

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Check your printer settings.

Sometimes if your printer or the program you are printing from has the paper source set to "Letter" it waits for you to press the continue key on the printer which allows you to insert headed note paper before printing.

If it is set to letter, change it to A4 and this should solve your problem

You may need to change this in both the printer settings and/or each program from which you are printing

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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