2 Loading documents and paper

Loading documents

Using the ADF
(DCP-540CN only)

The ADF can hold up to 10 pages and feeds each sheet individually. Use standard 80 g/m2 (20 lb) paper and always fan the pages before putting them in the ADF.

Recommended environment

Temperature:
20 to 30° C (68 to 86° F)
Humidity:
50% to 70%
Paper:
80 g/m2 A4 (20 lb LTR)

Document Sizes Supported

Length:
148 to 355.6 mm (5.8 to 14 in.)
Width:
148 to 215.9 mm (5.8 to 8.5 in.)
Weight:
64 to 90 g/m2 (17 to 24 lb)

How to load documents

CAUTION CAUTION
 
DO NOT pull on the document while it is feeding.
 
DO NOT use paper that is curled, wrinkled, folded, ripped, stapled, paper clipped, pasted or taped.
 
DO NOT use cardboard, newspaper or fabric.
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Make sure documents written with ink are completely dry.
1
Fan the pages well. Make sure you put the documents face down, top edge first in the ADF until you feel them touch the feed roller.
2
Adjust the paper guides to fit the width of your documents.
3
Unfold the ADF Document Output Support Flap (1).
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CAUTION CAUTION
 
DO NOT leave thick documents on the scanner glass. If you do this, the ADF may jam.