What kind of paper can I use?
The printer loads paper from the installed standard paper tray, the multi-purpose tray or the optional lower tray.
The names for the paper trays in the printer driver are as follows:
|Standard paper tray||Tray 1|
|Multi-purpose tray||MP Tray|
|Optional lower tray unit||Tray 2 *1|
*1) If you want to print from Tray 2, you need to install the Optional lower tray. Tray 2(Optional lower tray) is not available for some models.
|Media Type||Tray 1||Tray 2||MP Tray|
| Plain Paper
75 to 105 g/m2
(20 to 28 lb)
| Bond Paper
60 to 163 g/m2
(16 to 43 lb)
| Thin Paper
60 to 75 g/m2
(16 to 20 lb)
| Thick Paper
105 to 163 g/m2
(28 to 43 lb)
|Env. Thin||Yes *3|
|Env. Thick||Yes *3|
*2) 60 to 163 g/m2 (16 to 43 lb)
*3) Up to 3 sheets
Media Size and Number of sheets:
|Tray 1||Tray 2 *4||MP Tray|
A4, Letter, Legal, Folio, B5(ISO/JIS), A5, A5 (Long Edge), A6, B6(ISO), Executive
A4, Letter, Legal, Folio, B5(ISO/JIS), A5, B6(ISO), Executive
|Width: 76.2 to 215.9 mm (3 to 8.5 in.)Length: 127 to 355.6 mm (5 to 14 in.)|
|Number of sheets
(80 g/m2 or 20lb)
*4) Tray 2(Optional lower tray) is not available for some models.
*5) For HL-6180DW(T), HL-6182DW(T), DCP-8250DN, MFC-8950DW(T) and MFC8952DW(T) only.
Legal or Folio size paper is not available in some regions outside the USA and Canada.
DCP-8110DN, DCP-8250DN, HL-5440D, HL-5450DN, HL-5450DNT, HL-5470DW, HL-6180DW, HL-6180DWT, MFC-8510DN, MFC-8520DN, MFC-8950DW, MFC-8950DWT
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