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My printer brother mfc465cn is over printing, makes all print look blurry

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SOURCE: My printer prints blurry lines!

Try this: make a copy and stop it when it reaches the cartridge ( has to have image on paper) take out paper and look at it, does it have blurry copies? if yes, then the problem is with the cartidge or (worse) the laser printing device ( expensive).
Take a chance and replace the cartridge.  if still there you need to replace the laser unit.

If it does not have blurry copies when you stop it at the drum then check the fuser unit( doubt it ) to see it it has any writing or toner on it.

Good Luck.

Posted on Nov 01, 2007

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SOURCE: brother mfc 8440 "printing" problems

Hi
I recently had this problem - tested fuser and all sensors.
The fix is to reset the memory.
To do this, enter the Maintenance mode. Menu, * 2864
(enter the number quickly)
then type 01 ( zero one ), this will reset all memory including the user settings.
Finally type 99 to exit Maintenance mode.
The printer will restart and the error will be gone. Test out with copy and printer reports
Hoping this fixes your problem
Regards
Lindsay

Posted on Nov 25, 2007

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SOURCE: 8400 blurry print

I had a similar problem. I discovered that the imaging drum was too hot. There is a temperature sensor that rides on the drum surface to monitor the temperature. You can see it if you lift the exit cover on the right side. The sensor is white, and has a thin probe which rides on the drum surface. There's a single screw accessible from the right side which holds it in place. A hole on that side will allow a screwdriver (torx) to access the screw and the little unit can be removed (be patient- it can be done!). Clean the probe with some alcohol and replace it. The problem is caused when the ink on the drum smears because it's too hot. Dirt (wax and oil)under the sensor probe prevents contact with the drum, and makes the printer think the drum is too cold.

Posted on Apr 08, 2008

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SOURCE: My brother printer in printing blurry?

I have bro-420C. Same problem. I used the option Ink. There is "cleaning" option. It helped to make it much better.

Posted on Apr 18, 2009

sitehr
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SOURCE: My Brothers MFC 210C All-In-One Inket printer is

keep on printing the catridges will satrt function well after few prints if they have ink and heads are ok , if not take out cartridges shake them well chek head are leaving ink on a tissu paper if not place cartridges under runing water tap clean their heads and dry them with tissue paper and place them again nowi think they will work i
let me know your reply sitehr@gmail.com

Posted on Aug 16, 2009

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MAKE SURE YOUR BROTHER MACHINE IS THE DEFAULT PRINTER

If the printer driver is not set as "default printer", you can not print. Make sure your Brother machine is set as default printer. If your brother machine is not set as default printer, set it as default printer.

  1. Click Apple Menu and choose System preferences..., click Print & Fax, Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners.
  2. Choose from pull down menu of "default printer".

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DELETE ALL PRINTER JOBS

  1. Click Apple Menu and choose System preferences....

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2 Click Print & Fax, Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners.
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Choose the print job (1) and click Delete (2).

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CHECK THE PRINTER STATUS

Choose brother machine's icon and click "Open Print Queue..." then check the printer status.

The Resume or Resume printer icon which is surrounded by red lines is displayed in printing when the printer is out of paper or the printer is turned off and on. Click Resume or Resume printer.

For Mac OS X 10.8 or later users


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If you connect the brother printer via USB cable, the error message The printer is not connected or Offline is displayed on Print Queue when the USB cable is disconnected or the brother printer is turned off. Connect the USB cable and turn the brother machine on.

For Mac OS X 10.8 or later users


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For Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.7 users




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If the other error message is displayed on Print Queue, check if the LCD display or LED indication of your Brother machine is not showing some error. If an error is displayed, go to the Troubleshooting section and find a solution.


REGISTER THE PRINTER ICON AGAIN

  1. Choose your printer icon.
  2. Click [-] button to delete the printer icon.

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  1. Click [+] button to register the printer icon again.
In spite of if you click [+] button, the brother machine is not displayed, then the brother machine is not recognized.

If you use the printer via USB connection, reconnect the USB cable or restart the Macintosh or your brother machine.

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I Suggest You Go To Official Brother Printer Website For Brother Printer Troubleshoot:

http://welcome.solutions.brother.com/BSC/public/us/us/en/faq/faq/000000/002600/000046/faq002646_001.html?reg=us&c=us&lang=en&prod=mfc5860cn_all

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