FAQs & Troubleshooting



FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Date: 25/10/2005 ID: faq00000402_001

The printer cannot print full pages of a document. An error message PRINT OVERRUN is printed out.

Please do the following:


  • Press Go to print the remaining data in the printer memory. Cancel the print job, if you want to delete the remaining data in the printer memory.
  • Reduce the complexity of your document or lower the print resolution.
  • Set page protection to AUTO by using the supplied Windows® driver or Remote Printer Console program.


  • Change the following settings in the Windows® printer driver, and then try again. The best combination of the settings below will vary depending on your document:
    +Graphics mode
    +TrueType mode
    +Use printer TrueType® fonts
    To change these settings, click 'Advanced' tab of the printer driver. Select 'Manual' in the 'Print Setting' section. Click 'Setting...'.

Related Models

HL-5240, HL-5240L, HL-5250DN

If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service:

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