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Error message 50 and 30

Just printed my first test page which got stuck. Cleared the paperjam but I still get the error message 50 or when I disconnect and reconnect error message 30. These two seem to alternate. Cleared all visible paper. Please help!!!

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  • Gugu Oct 08, 2007

    Thanks, but can`t read the picture with instructions. Font too small. Where can I get a clearer image?

  • Gugu Oct 08, 2007
  • alysha75 Dec 07, 2007

    hi i have the same problem with my printer brother mfc-845cw ( unble to
    print 50) but the picture are small for me too and i can't understand.
    So if you can send me the pictures bigger to my e-mail address i will
    appreciate. Sorry if my english is not perfect, i'm italian. my e-mail
    address is : [email protected] thank you.

  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2008

    Same thing just happened to my 240c. pulled the paper out, in pieces, and am now getting either error 30 or error 50 depending on the printers mood.
    Can anyone tell me where to get the repair schematics in a size I can read?
    Are they available on the Web?

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2008

    I have pulled out all jammed paper and replaced all ink cartridges, but error msg. continue. Unalbe to print or clean ink jets. Of course, I can't find receipt. The machine is less than one year old. This is the second Brother I have had. Same thing happened with the last one.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    no error reports, drivers ok, connected to computer, print test page via dialog box, nothing on the sheet at all



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See here: In case this is a new printer give it back to the dealer. Its in guarantee.

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    Mix-it-up Oct 08, 2007

    post email adress. will send you the original size within the next two hours.



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