To print on transparencies or labels

Be sure to set the correct media type in the device settings (printer driver) as instructed in the following procedure. The device adjusts the fuser temperature according to the media type setting. When printing on special media such as transparencies or labels, this adjustment prevents the fuser from damaging the media as it passes through the device. 1. Open the straight-through output door on the back of the device. 2. Load a single page in the priority input tray or load multiple pages in...

To duplex manually on heavy media or card stock straightthrough media path

For heavy media, such as card stock, use the straight-through media path. 1. Load the media, and open the straight-through output door on the back of the device. 2. In the software program, open the device properties (printer driver). For instructions, see To change settings for a print job (Windows) or To change settings for a print job (Macintosh). 3. On the Finishing tab (the Paper Type Quality tab for some Macintosh drivers), select the option to Print on Both Sides. Make sure that Straight...

To duplex manually on lightweight media

Make sure that the straight-through output door is closed. 2. In the software program, open the device properties (printer driver). For instructions, see To change settings for a print job (Windows) or To change settings for a print job (Macintosh). 3. On the Finishing tab (the Paper Type Quality tab for some Macintosh drivers), select Print on Both Sides. Make sure that Straight Paper Path is not selected. Note If the Print on Both Sides option is dimmed or unavailable, open the device...

To print by using manual feed

Open the device properties or printer setup (printer driver) in the software program. 2. On the Paper tab or the Paper Quality tab (the Paper Type Quality tab for some Macintosh drivers), select Manual Feed from the Source is or Paper Source drop-down list. (For instructions about opening the printer driver from the computer, see Changing print settings.) 4. After you have changed the setting, wait until Manual feed appears on the device control panel, and then press menu enter to print each...