Loading Paper and Envelopes in the Rear Feed Slot

You can load one envelope or one sheet of paper or card stock in the rear feed slot.
  1. Send your print job before loading paper into the rear feed slot.
  2. Extend the output tray and open the paper stopper.


    Note: If you are using legal-size or longer paper, do not open the paper stopper.
  3. Open the rear paper feed slot and push it back.


  4. Do one of the following:
    • Load one sheet of paper with the printable side faceup and slide the edge guides against the paper, but not too tightly.


    • Load one envelope short edge first, with the flap facing down and the flap edge to the right.


  5. Insert the paper or envelope into the slot until the printer feeds it automatically.


Always follow these paper loading guidelines:
Note: You can load a sheet of binder paper with holes on one of the long edges, but not for automatic 2-sided printing.
Related tasks
Loading Paper for Documents in the Cassette
Loading Paper for Photos in the Cassette
Loading Envelopes in the Cassette
Related references
Paper Loading Capacity