Brother MFC 5100C
How to Identify and Fix Common Problems ?
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Using your hand, move the print head from left to right, checking carefully for any paper scraps stuck under the print head. Remove any if found. If the print head is in the right-hand corner, press and hold Stop/Exit for at least 5 seconds until the print head moves to the middle.
Error 4F unable to print is a message related to the print head and specifically means that your print head has either an electrical fault or that it has a temperature error.
TS-04. The Authentication/Encryption methods used by the selected wireless access point/router are not supported by your machine. Change the authentication and encryption methods of the wireless access point/router. The available authentication methods varies depending on your Brother machine.
The customer`s card issuer has declined the transaction as the account type selected is not valid for this credit card number.
During a print job, the printer stops feeding pages, an E4 error displays and the Resume light blinks. This indicates that paper might be jammed inside the printer. Note: Paper jams can be real or false.
To cancel or delete stuck print jobs, open the Services application and stop the “Print Spooler” service. Navigate to %windir%\System32\spool\PRINTERS, delete all the temporary files there, and then start the Print Spooler service again.
Error code 4 often occurs because Spotify can`t recognize your PC`s default DNS server set by your ISP. In such a scenario, the app can`t load required online resources correctly, resulting in error 4. Many users have addressed that issue by changing their PCs` DNS server to the universally recognized Google DNS.
Error 45 is a common Brother printer error code. It occurs when the Windows system is not able to acknowledge the device and thinks that the printer is disconnected. This error is most commonly caused by a temporary system file malfunction or by a problem with the registry system files within Windows.
This error is commonly caused by corrupted windows registry or incorrectly configured system settings. This error code is very obvious, and it occurs when ordinarily in any system. Multiple causes of this error are improper system shutdown or if someone accidentally deletes an essential file may cause this error.
Relevant Questions and Answers :
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Brother MFC 7220 "back cover open" error
ANSWER : Just googled this problem and delved into the innards of the machine. Lo and behold, there was a piece of paper stuck there and I have removed it (with difficulty). So it wasn’t “back cover” at all (which I kept on banging shut of course!). Misleading!
Brother HL-1650 Service Call Error E50
ANSWER : Thanks to vikas on Sep 15, 2005 at 9:09am
Brother Intellifax 4750e 77 error
ANSWER : I just received a used fax machine from a school district that recently purchased a new one. Everything is fine except the indicator light is not lit. It runs perfectly, I just can’t read anything on the screen. Also, is there any way I can get a manual other than printing it. There are 156 pages and I will run out of toner or paper, or both. Thank you.
Brother MFC-9840CDW Print Unable 32 Error
ANSWER : That is caused by a sticking solenoid. It’s not that hard to fix, I’ve done a bunch of them. Here is a video that shows how. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Bob34TLrPQ
Error Code 51.1 says Printer Error No Kidding.lol
ANSWER : Sometimes turning off and on will allow you to print a few pages. The error is a beam detect error. The only real fix is to replace the laser scanner unit. Could be a loose connector on the scanner or DC controller from the scanner. That’s unlikely. You could try the only other free fix which is to open the scanner assy. and clean all the mirrors inside. The dust could obstruct the laser beam enough to cause the detect error.
printer error code unable to print 4f
ANSWER : Follow these instructions:
Error Message – Unable to Init. 4F
ANSWER : Access the internal maintenance mode by pressing the Menu/Set button, then press * 2 8 6 4 within 2 seconds. This should put you in the maintenance mode menu. Enter 80, and then scroll down with the arrow down (round) key. You will find an entry listed as purge count. If number is over 6000, enter 2 7 8 3.
Brother J315W – paper misfeed
ANSWER : I have the same problem: whether printing or copying, the paper feeds almost up to the print head and then stops with a paper jam error. Can’t find any bits of paper stuck anywhere. Sure would appreciate some help. DCP-J315W