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Message unable to print 50

Following a paper jam the message "unable to print 50" appeared/ print unable 50 MFC-240c had a paper jam and since all paper was removed the LCD reads Print Unable 50 and I have transfered the fax journal and left the macchine unplugged for over 30 minutes and turned the printer back on and the LVD still reads Print Unable

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Machine Error 50 either means that there is a loose object inside the machine (usually piece of paper), or that there is a mechanical error which would need you to have the machine sent to service.

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Do the following:

Print Unable
XX
The machine has a mechanical
problem.
—OR—
A foreign objects such as a clip or
ripped paper is in the machine.

Open the scanner cover and remove any foreign
objects inside the machine. ( You might try cleaning the scanner glass.)
If the error message continues, disconnect the machine from
the power for several minutes and then reconnect it.

Try this and let me know what happens. Binary Bob

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I can't help directly but if you go here to the (Australian) support site

http://www.brother.com.au/customersupport/customersupport.asp

you may find your answer.

Note You may need to contact them direct to get your answer.

Good luck.

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