Question about Brother DCP 115C All-In-One InkJet Printer

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    Vincent Tan Jun 12, 2008


  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    when i try to print , paper is getting twisted and paper finally come out with blurry print. The printer is brother mfc 210c

  • dikdeboer May 15, 2009

    colour prints are sharp, Black is blurry/ fuzzy.

    Even the copies.

    I cann't switch off bi-directional printing

  • Anonymous May 20, 2009

    I also have a DCP-115C with blurry print when using black ink but not when using coloured ink. Somehow the the text on the test print document comes out ok in black, and the alignment test looks correct too. When I print from Microsoft Word, (or notepad), it comes out blurry. I have screen shots to show what's happening but not sure how to add them here. Help please, this is frustrating!



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The head probably needs aligning.

An interum fix is to turn off bi directional printing in the preferences.

This could possibly solve the problem.


Posted on Jun 11, 2008

  • vk4akp Jun 11, 2008

    OH, Forgot to mention there is a calibration feature in the printers
    console. Try running it a number of times as it seems to have a
    cumulative effect. But if this fails, just turn off bi-directional


  • vk4akp Jun 13, 2008

    Could you scan one of your prints and upload it somewhere so I could get a better idea of exactly whats going on?

    Out of interest I picked up my DCP-115C from a local Hamfest as a chuck out for $2.50! When I first set it up it wouldn't print at all, would randomly say ink cartridges were empty (often changing it's mind) and when I did get it printing the print was discusting.

    Another thing you can try is with a small seringe and needle squirt some metho down the tubes that go up into the ink cartridge. I did this with mine to help flush the heads through.

    My $2.50 printer now works like a new one again. ! :)

    I just ordered a set of 4x ink cartridges for it from EBay for $9 including delivery!. Talk about cheap! :)



Thanks guys!!! i finally out my printer needs to reset the counter or what they called. my printer is now in error mode lcd display is "unable to print".

Posted on Jun 16, 2008


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