Loading trays

tipping hazard caution icon CAUTION—TIPPING HAZARD: To reduce the risk of equipment instability, load each tray separately. Keep all other trays closed until needed.
  1. Pull out the tray.

    Note: To avoid paper jams, do not remove trays while the printer is busy.
  2. Adjust the guides to match the size of the paper that you are loading.

    Note: Use the indicators on the bottom of the tray to position the guides.
  3. Flex, fan, and align the paper edges before loading.

  4. Load the paper with the printable side faceup.

    Note: Load envelopes only in the optional envelope tray.
    Warning—Potential Damage: Do not use envelopes with stamps, clasps, snaps, windows, coated linings, or self-stick adhesives in the optional envelope tray.


  5. Insert the tray.

    If loading a paper type other than plain, set the paper size and paper type in the Paper menu to match the paper loaded.