Pull down the multipurpose feeder door.
Note: Do not load or close the multipurpose feeder while a job is printing.
Pull the multipurpose feeder extender.
Note: Guide the extender gently so that the multipurpose feeder is fully extended and open.
Slide the width guide to the correct position for the size of the paper you are loading.
Note: Use the paper size indicators on the bottom of the tray to help position the guides.
Prepare the paper or specialty media for loading.
Load the paper or specialty media.
Note: Slide the stack gently into the multipurpose feeder until it comes to a stop.
- Load only one size and type of paper or specialty media at a time.
- Make sure the paper fits loosely in the multipurpose feeder, lies flat, and is not bent or wrinkled.
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- Load envelopes with the flap side down and on the left of the multipurpose feeder.
Warning—Potential Damage: Never use envelopes with stamps, clasps, snaps, windows, coated linings, or self‑stick adhesives. These envelopes may severely damage the printer.
- Make sure the paper or specialty media is below the maximum paper fill indicator.
Warning—Potential Damage: Overfilling the feeder can cause paper jams.
For custom- or Universal- size paper, adjust the width guides to lightly touch the sides of the stack.
From the printer control panel, set the paper size and 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.