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Part Names and Functions

Edge guide

Feeds the paper straight into the printer. Slide to the edges of the paper.

Rear paper feed

Loads paper.

Paper support

Supports loaded paper.

Feeder guard

Prevents foreign substance from entering the printer. Usually keep this guard closed.

Output tray

Holds the ejected paper.

Control panel

Operates the printer.

Scanner unit support

Supports the scanner unit.

Ink cartridge holder

Install the ink cartridges. Ink is ejected from the print head nozzles underneath.

Document cover

Blocks external light while scanning.

Scanner glass

Place the originals.

Scanner unit

Scans placed originals. Open when replacing ink cartridges or removing jammed paper inside the printer.

AC inlet

Connects the power cord.

USB port

Connects a USB cable to connect with a computer.