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Load Paper Tray 1 (Multi-Purpose Tray / MPT)

Article Id: x_7760_en-O1525 | Published: 02/11/2016

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  • Phaser™ 7760

Tray 1 (Multi-Purpose Tray / MPT) can be used for specialty media types or plain paper. The tray can also be used for automatic two-sided (duplex) printing. See the Related Content for additional information about paper and paper tray specifications.

To load Tray 1 (MPT):

  1. Open the tray.

    Open the Multi-Purpose Tray 1

  2. Load the paper or specialty media with the long edge entering the printer first. Do not load paper above the MAX fill line indicated on the paper tray. Overfilling may cause paper jams.

    Load the Paper

    Do not Load Past Max Fill Line

    NOTE: Refer to the table below for supported paper sizes and paper loading orientation.

  3. Adjust the paper edge guides to fit the size of the paper.

    Adjust the Paper Guides

  4. The Display Screen will display a prompt to confirm or change the selected paper type and size. If the selected type and size are correct, press the [OK] button. If not, change the type and / or size:
    1. Press the [Down] arrow button until 'Change Setup' is selected, and then press the [OK] button.
    2. Press the [Up] or [Down] arrow button until the correct paper type is selected, and then press the [OK] button.
    3. Press the [Up] or [Down] arrow button until the correct paper size is selected, and then press the [OK] button.

NOTE: If a different paper size is loaded in Tray 1 (MPT) than what is selected in the print driver, the image is scaled to fit on the paper in the tray. Tray 1 (MPT) does not automatically detect paper size.

Supported Paper Sizes and Orientation
NameMetricImperialOrientation*
Statement140 x 216 mm5.5 x 8.5 in.SEF
Letter216 x 279 mm8.5 x 11 in.LEF
Folio216 x 330 mm8.5 x 13 in.SEF
Legal216 x 356 mm8.5 x 14 in.SEF
Tabloid / Ledger279 x 432 mm11 x 17 in.SEF
A3297 x 420 mm11.7 x 16.5 in.SEF
A4210 x 297 mm8.3 x 11.7 in.LEF
A5148 x 210 mm5.8 x 8.3 in.SEF
A6105 x 148 mm4.13 x 5.83 in.SEF
B5176 x 250 mm6.9 x 9.8 in.LEF
B4250 x 353 mm9.84 x 13.9 in.SEF
B4 JIS364 x 257 mm14.33 x 10.12 in.SEF
SRA3320 x 450 mm12.6 x 17.7 in.SEF

* LEF = Long-Edge Feed / SEF = Short-Edge Feed

Guidelines for Loading Paper Long-Edge Feed (LEF)

  • Load Letter, A4, B5 JIS, ISO B5, Statement, Executive, and paper shorter than 305 mm (12 in.) or wider than 140 mm (5.5 in.) long-edge feed.
  • For one-sided printing, place the side to be printed face-down, with the top of the page toward the front of the printer. Pre-punched (drilled) holes should enter the printer last.
  • For automatic two-sided printing, place side one face-up with the top of the page toward the front of the printer. Pre-punched holes should enter the printer first.

Guidelines for Loading Paper Short-Edge Feed (SEF)

  • Use short-edge feed for labels, Legal, Tabloid, Poster, A3, A5, A6, US Folio, B4 JIS, SRA3, and paper that is narrower than 140 mm (5.5 in.) or longer than 305 mm (12 in.).
  • For one-sided printing, place the side to be printed face-down, with the top of the page entering the printer last. Place pre-punched (drilled) paper with the holes toward the back of the printer.
  • For automatic two-sided printing, place side one face-up with the top of the page entering the printer last. Place pre-punched paper with the holes toward the front of the printer.
  • Paper must be loaded short-edge feed when printing booklets.

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