If the left and right side of the leading edge of the roll ((a) and (b)) are uneven by 3 mm (0.12 in) or more when
you load the roll, the edge is cut an amount relative to the slant to ensure a straight edge, and scraps are removed.
The edge is not cut if the unevenness is less than 3 mm. However, paper may sometimes be cut, depending on the
state of the leading edge.
The edge is not cut and scraps are not removed. This setting is Off for most types of paper, by default. For more
information, see the Paper Reference Guide. (See "Types of Paper.")
The leading edge is cut off when you load a roll, and scraps are removed. The amount of paper cut from the lead-
ing edge varies depending on the type of paper. For more information, see the Paper Reference Guide. (See
"Types of Paper.")
Follow these steps to change the Trim Edge First setting.
On the Tab Selection screen of the Control Panel, press ◀ or ▶ to select the Paper tab (
• If the Tab Selection screen is not displayed, press the Menu button.
Press the OK button.
The Paper Menu is displayed.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select Paper Details, and then press the OK button.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select the type of paper, and then press the OK button.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select Trim Edge First, and then press the OK button.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select the desired setting option, and then press the OK button.
This setting takes effect the next time you load a roll.
Cutting the Leading Edge of Roll Paper Automatically