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HL-660 Brother Laser Printer.

I have an 'oldie' HL-660 Brother Laser Printer. Works great but it needs more memory.

I plugged-in an 8meg chip but it does not recogize it.
Is there a code for that?

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  • faxmando Jul 25, 2009

    Thank you dante777

    I never imagined this would be a user installation.

    I did not follow the manual because I didn't have one.
    Now I do! THANKS!!!

    I checked around and found another SIMM.
    Although they are mostly indestructible, this might have been a bad one ... or who knows?

    No more cut off pages now!

    Thanks for your help.

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No - there is no code for that, the printer should recognize the additional 8MB memory instantly after restart.
Did you follow the manual description on page 4-5 (41-42 in the pdf file)?

  1. Install the SIMM into the slot and push gently until it clicks into place.
  2. Do not touch the memory chips and the surface of the main controller board. If static electricity collects, it damages the memory.
I would assume that either the SIMM is not connected correctly (it should fit in only one direction and should really "click" in) or the SIMM itself is damaged.

If you have any more questions, just come back here and leave a comment - I'm happy to help.

Posted on Jul 24, 2009

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