"No pattern in the effective area." message appearing on the LCD. What does it mean?
There is no pattern(s) to be cut out or drawn within the cutting area.
To cut out or draw a pattern outside of the area, increase the setting for “Cut Area”, or move the pattern(s) into the area specified with “Cut Area” .
Perform the necessary operation according to the instructions or the solution described.
If the problem persists, contact the Brother customer service or the nearest authorized service center.