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HP Laserjet 4700 Always Defaults to Tray 1

Tray 1 is the manual feed tray. I want the default tray to be Tray 2. No matter how I adjust the settings, Tray 1 is the default. I have to go to the printer and manually select Tray 2 in order for the print job to finish.

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Your tray 1 might be open (even just partially) or your manual feed setting might be on. You can find this setting under > Configure device / Printing / Manual Feed

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

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Had the same problem. We took the printer out of the print server and put it back in. This cleared the print spooler and all associated setting. Factory reset on the printer. Put back on the server and online. Back in business. Hope this helps.

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