Why is my Brother printer saying there is no paper when there is?

The message “No Paper” will appear on the LCD display if the Brother machine does not detect paper in the paper tray(Tray#1 or Tray#2) or MP(Multi-purpose) Tray. To reset the machine, unplug the power cord from the AC power outlet for approximately 10 seconds and then plug it back in.

Why does my printer keep saying no paper when there is paper?

The paper might not be engaged with the feed rollers. The paper-width guide is pressed against the paper stack too tightly. The paper tray is not completely inserted into the product. The paper settings in the print driver do not match the paper loaded in the paper tray.

What does no paper in MP tray mean?

“No Paper MP” means the MP Tray is out of paper or the paper is not loaded correctly in the MP Tray.

Why does my printer print blank pages?

There are numerous possible causes for a printer that’s randomly producing blanks. The most common ones are empty ink cartridges, improper cartridge installation, and congested nozzles. Driver and software issues can sometimes cause this problem as well.

What does no paper fed mean?

“No Paper Fed [MP Tray]” will occur when your machine is trying to print from the MP Tray but the paper isn’t loaded, or the paper can’t be pulled through.

How do you reset a Brother MFC?


  1. Press. [Settings]>[All Settings]>[Initial Setup]>[Reset].
  2. Press or. to display the type of reset functions, and then press the reset function you want to use.
  3. Press the option in the table to reboot the machine or to exit the process. Option.
  4. Press .

How do I reset my Brother printer after paper jam?

Lift the scanner cover to release the lock (1). Gently push the scanner cover support down (2) and close the scanner cover (3). Again, turn the unit around and check if there are paper jams. After making sure there are no paper jams, reinstall the Jam Clear Cover.

What does no paper in MP tray on Brother printer?

“No Paper Fed [MP Tray]” means your printer is trying to print to the Multi-Purpose (MP) tray on the back of the machine, but doesn’t detect any paper in that tray. Gently press and slide the paper width guides and then the paper length guide to fit the paper size being loaded into the tray.

Why is my Brother printer trying to print from the MP tray?

Why is my Brother printer printing blank?

If there is insufficient ink in your cartridge, your Brother printer may print blank pages. If you are using a wireless Brother printer, an improper internet connection can cause this issue. If the ink cartridge is not installed properly or is of low quality, it will print blank pages.