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Changed toner cartridge and started printing. It printed about 5 pages and the rest blank. Brother HL 2010 Laser prineter

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1.open the lid from back of your printer, you may see astiff film .,give a print command and check the film rolling visually , if itsbroken then it might give you annoying sound like something's broken , but itcan only be visualized giving a print command ,
if its really broken from edges it may give you this problem, it can be fixedby local service center , 2.(clean your printer ) >Open printer >remove the toner > check for any piece of stapler pins or any paper or anyother waste that's stuck in between drums. > if you have a wind blower machine blower it . > must keep in mind to blower it in open area, causeblack particalls will make you cough, or would get dusty, 3. your toner must have ink dust at one side, shake thetoner and then insert in printer , this will help you . I hope it helps you

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