Question about Brother HL-2070N Laser Printer
At the end of every printing job, one blank page is coming out of the printer.
You may try enabling FF Supress (browse to the administration page of this printer, under Printer Settings there is this setting). I had the same problem with a HL-5250DN and enabling that setting fixed it.
Posted on Jan 20, 2009
1) Are you sure it is the printer, not the software application ?
Try printing a single "Hello World" message from "Notepad"
If there is no blank page at the end of it, the problem is in
the specific software app: Office, Word, Excel, etc...
2) What application are you printing from?
a) Check the page and print setup.
b) Make sure the application's "page size" and the printer's
paper size are consistent. Pay special attention to
metric paper sizes vs English:
E.g. A4 vs Letter
If the page with margins is bigger than the paper, it will
generate a new page, even though there are no visible
characters on it.
c) Check the print margins within the page setup:
In MS-Office: File ---> Page Setup --->
d) Add a single character to the very bottom of your
document, and see if it wraps around onto the last page.
Microsoft office applications are notorious for wrapping
the last PARAGRAPH character onto the next page if
it does not quite fit onto the paper.
e) if you are using MS WinWord, go into options and set it
to display all special characters:
Check to make sure that there are no page-breaks at
the end of the document.
Also look for extra paragraph marks/ carriage returns,
and check the format settings on the last paragraph
mark in the document:
Page brake before...
Keep lines together ....
Widow and orphan control ...
which can cause the last paragraph mark to generate a
new page. If the last paragraph mark is not formatted
the way you want it, make sure that you save the
TEMPLATE after you change it, since this is the
DEFAULT setting for all new documents.
Finally it is also possible for Windows applications to look
different on the screen than the final print due to small
(but cumulative) True Type Font (TTF) computation erros,
such that a 10 page document on the screen can actually
page-split in weird places printing as 11 pages.
I have the identical model of printer, and it does NOT seem
to have any settings for printing banners or adding separator
pages, at least not in my printer driver, but this is NOT to say
that the applications you are using are not causing this
I hope this gets you started.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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