Pull out the tray.
- When loading folio‑, legal‑, or Oficio‑size paper, lift the tray slightly, and then pull it out completely.
- Avoid removing trays while a job prints or while Busy appears on the display. Doing so may cause a jam.
Squeeze and slide the width guide to the correct position for the size of the paper being loaded until it clicks into place.
Note: Use the paper size indicators on the bottom of the tray to help position the guides.
Unlock the length guide, and then squeeze and slide the guide to the correct position for the size of the paper being loaded.
- Lock the length guide for all paper sizes.
- Use the paper size indicators on the bottom of the tray to help position the guides.
Flex the sheets back and forth to loosen them, and then fan them. Do not fold or crease the paper. Straighten the edges on a level surface.
Load the paper stack with the printable side facedown.
Note: Make sure the paper or envelope is loaded properly.
For custom‑ or Universal‑size paper, adjust the paper guides to lightly touch the sides of the stack, and then lock the length guide.
Insert the tray.
From the printer control panel, set the paper size and paper type in the Paper menu to match the paper loaded in the tray.
Note: Set the correct paper size and type to avoid paper jams and print quality problems.