Loading Paper in Cassette 2 (Lower Cassette)

You can load paper up to this size in the lower paper cassette: Legal (8.5 × 14 inches [216 × 357 mm]).
Note: Do not remove or insert the paper cassette during printing.
  1. Raise the control panel, if necessary.

  2. Close the output tray by pressing the  open/close output tray button or by hand, if necessary.

  3. Open the front cover and pull it out to remove the lower cassette.

  4. Slide the edge guides outward.

    Note: If you are using legal-size paper, remove the CD/DVD tray from the product. Press the button on the cassette and then extend it as shown.

  5. Set the front edge guide to the paper size you are using.

  6. Insert paper with the glossy or printable side facedown.

    Note: Make sure the paper is loaded against the edge guide and not sticking out from the end of the cassette.
  7. Slide the side edge guides against the paper, but not too tightly.

    Note: Make sure the paper is under the tabs on the edge guides.
  8. Keep the cassette flat as you insert it.

  9. If prompted by the product's LCD screen, select the size and type of the paper you loaded, and select Done.
    Note: The output tray opens automatically when you print. Leave enough space in front of the product for the paper to be fully ejected.
Always follow these paper loading guidelines:
Related tasks
Loading Paper in Cassette 1 (Upper Cassette)
Loading Paper in the Rear Paper Feed Slot
Loading Envelopes
Related references
Paper Loading Capacity