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Old 05-22-2009, 10:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Help with Brother Multifunction Printer MFC440CN - Error code 51


Hopefully someone will help. A friend of mine is receiving an error message on his Brother MFC440CN printer: " Unable to change 51". By the way, he can scan, send and receive faxes, but he cannot print. I tried to search this one and couldn't really find anything.
If someone has any comments or suggestions how to solve this issue, it would be very much appreciated.


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Try this from their site:

Brother International - Frequently Asked Questions

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Try download the manual from Brother's Website for that printer. Sadly, error codes on printers and MFC are very model and manufacturer specific.

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