"The size or type of the paper loaded in the rear tray is different from the print settings. " is displayed
Article ID: ART169819 | Date published: 04/02/2018 | Date last updated: 04/02/2018
 

Description

Change the Detect paper setting mismatch setting to No

Solution

When the paper settings for printing or copying are different from the paper information registered to the printer:

Ex:

  • Paper setting for printing or copying: A5
  • Paper information registered to the printer: A4

When you start printing or copying, a message is displayed.

Selecting OK on the LCD displays the paper setting specified for printing or copying under the message.

figure: Touch screen

Check the message and select OK. When the screen to select the operation is displayed, select one of the operations below.

Note

  • Depending on the setting, the choices below may not be displayed.

Note

Print with the loaded paper.
Select if you want to print on the paper loaded without changing the paper settings.
For example, when the paper setting for printing or copying is A5 and the paper information registered to the printer is A4, the printer starts printing or copying with A5 on the paper loaded.
 
Replace the paper and print
Select if you want to print after replacing the paper of the rear tray or the cassette.
For example, when the paper setting for printing or copying is A5 and the paper information registered to the printer is A4, you load A5 sized paper before you start printing or copying.
The paper information registration screen is displayed after replacing the paper and closing the feed slot cover or inserting the cassette. Register the paper information according to the paper that you loaded.
 
Cancel
Cancels printing.
Select when you change the paper settings specified for printing or copying. Change the paper settings and try printing again.
 

Default Setting for Displaying the Message which Prevents Misprinting

  • When you print using the operation panel of the printer:

    The message which prevents misprinting is enabled by default.

    To change the display setting when you copy or print using the operation panel of the printer:

  • When you print from Windows:

    The message which prevents misprinting is disabled by default.

    To change the display setting:

  • When you print from Mac OS:

    The message which prevents misprinting is enabled by default.

    To change the display setting:

Important

  • When the message which prevents misprinting is disabled:

    The printer starts printing or copying even though the paper settings for printing or copying and the paper information registered to the printer are different.