The operator panel lights do not come on when the printer is turned on.
Wait to see if the lights come on. This may take a few seconds.
Make sure the power cord is firmly plugged in at the back of the printer and at the
Pages are blank.
The toner cartridge may be out of toner. Replace the cartridge. See
for more information.
You may have a software error. Try turning the printer off and back on.
The printer is on, but nothing prints
Make sure the toner cartridge is installed.
Make sure the parallel, USB, or network cable is firmly plugged into the connector on the
back of the printer.
Press and release Continue
problem is with the printer or the computer.
If you can print a menu settings page, the problem is in the computer or the software
If you cannot print a menu settings page, contact Dell at support.dell.com.
You cannot close the front cover.
Make sure the toner cartridge is positioned correctly.
The printer has missing or damaged parts.
Contact Dell at support.dell.com.
Clearing paper jams
When a paper jam occurs, the printer stops and the operator panel's Paper Jam
lights come on. Press and release Continue
specific secondary error paper jam light sequence.
We recommend that you clear the entire paper path when a paper jam occurs.
To clear a paper jam:
If you are feeding paper from a tray, remove the tray, and then remove any jams.
to print a menu settings page to determine if the
Replacing the Toner
twice quickly to display the