Question about Brother Computers & Internet
How is the printer printing black and yellow color? Is it a smudge?
When I print, the pages are smudged with ink. What should I do?
Description: - If smudged stains appear at the top center of the printed page:
Also, verify that the appropriate paper is being used and that the paper type set in the machine matches the media used.
- If smudged stains appear at the right or left corner of the printed page:
- If smudged stains appear on the reverse side or at the bottom of the page:
NOTE: Illustrations shown below are from the representative product and may differ from your Brother machine.
How to clean the machine's printer platen
> Brother Genuine Supplies information
To use the paper support flap, pull out the paper support (1) until it clicks and unfold the paper support flap(2).
Posted on Aug 03, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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If the yellow ink is not printing here's what you
Clean the Printhead & Print a test page by doing the ff:
1. Press the Ink Management button press the Up or down arrow key to
select Test Print, then select Print Quality press OK and press
Black or Color START. Check all the colors including the black & check if
there are any missing dots and if there are any colors not printing correctly.
2. Press the Ink Management button on the control panel and select
cleaning press ok
3. Press the up or down arrow key to select Color press ok and press
*After the cleaning process the printer will ask you if the quality is
OK, press up or down to select yes or no, and it will ask you whether black or
color is ok, once you have selected you're answer press Black or Color START to
print another test page. Compare the 1st and 2nd test page if it's
improving, you may need to do this 3-5 times or until you get a better quality
Hope this helps.
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