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L have small spots of colour all over the page mainly black not in any one place on the page unable to use sent to clients with all he spots over it it will go away for a small amount of time then return very frustrating

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Well, if it's any consolation, I'm having a similar issue with my HL-4040CN. I discovered sometime ago that the problem gets worse if the printer has been off for a couple days or more. So, in order to lessen the appearance of almost exclusively black dots (for some reason, dots of other colors hardly ever appear) all over my documents, I have to keep the printer on all the time. I can only imagine how much electricity this must be wasting (and how much my carbon footprint must be increasing!). Being somewhat of a perfectionist, It is very annoying to see these dots ruin jobs that I would have spent much time perfecting onscreen.

The solutions suggested in the user manual for this printer are useless.

Posted on Nov 13, 2010

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