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Supported Originals

platen glass

Item Details
Types of originals

- Text document, magazine, or newspaper

- Printed photo, postcard, business card, or disc (BD/DVD/CD, etc.)

- Documents that are not suitable for the ADF

Size (width x height) Max. 8.5 x 11.7 inches (216 x 297 mm)
Quantity One or more sheets*
Thickness Max. 0.4 inch (10 mm)

* Two or more originals can be loaded on the platen glass depending on the selected function.

In the ADF (Auto Document Feeder)

Item Details
Kind of original Plain-paper documents with multiple pages of the same size, thickness, and weight

A4, Letter, Legal

Duplex copying or 2-on-1/4-on-1 copying: A4/Letter only


- A4/Letter: Max. 20 sheets (20 lb. (75 g /m2) paper), up to 0.08 inch (2 mm) high

- Legal: Max. 5 sheets (20 lb. (75 g /m2) paper), up to 0.02 inch (0.5 mm) high

Thickness 0.003 to 0.005 inch (0.07 to 0.13 mm)
Weight 16.0 to 25.3 lb. (60 to 95 g /m2)


  • Make sure any liquids on documents, such as glue, ink, or correction fluid are dry before loading.

    Do not load glued documents in the ADF, even if the glue is dry, because this may cause paper jams.

  • Remove all staples, paper clips, or other fasteners before feeding documents.
  • Load Legal-sized documents in the ADF.
  • Do not load these kinds of documents in the ADF, which may cause paper jams.

    • Wrinkled or creased documents
    • Curled documents
    • Torn documents
    • Documents with holes
    • Glued documents
    • Documents with sticky notes
    • Documents on carbon paper
    • Documents on coated paper
    • Documents on onion skin or other thin paper
    • Photos or excessively thick documents