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Brother HL-2040
6.1 out of 10

Brother HL-2040

Designed for home or home office use, the HL-2040 is an affordab Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Brother HL-2040

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Overall 2
2.0

How to fix if paper feed brakes

Audrey, Amazon
15 July 2008
  • Summary: This is how I "fixed it" if the paper feed stops working, first, see if the manual feed still works, if it does, then this simple solution is probably the answer. you need to take off the left side panel, the one under the go button and lights.
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Overall 2
2.0

Great prints - BUT no room in tray to catch paper!

Deduction, Amazon
5 January 2008
  • Summary: I've had my Bro HL-2040 for about 1 year. I've never had any paper feeding, jamming or printing problems. It does a great job of printing. BUT... It's meant to catch 100 pages in the catchment tray, but it doesn't.
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Overall 2
2.0

Very poor performer

Ron in OB, Amazon
6 May 2007
  • Summary: I would never recommend this printer. We bought three of these for a school where we worked and all three had quality print issues. They ghost-printed the top of the page onto the middle and bottom. Even after we bought new cartridges, the same problem occurred.
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Overall 2
2.0

Unreliable, dies after 3 months

J. Wu, Amazon
27 March 2006
  • Summary: I purchased five of these printers, in brand new condition, for light office use and strangely, all five units died around the same time (~3 months after purchase). All units currently power up but fail to print. Brother's tech support also failed to resolve the issue.
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Overall 2
2.0

Want a cheap printer? You got a cheap printer

Patrick, Amazon
23 February 2006
  • Summary: I've been very disappointed by my experience with this printer and the lack of service from Brother Corporation. The printer itself worked fine right out of the box. The quality is fine. I'm running Macs with OS X. The Mac compatability was a big reason for my purchase.
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Overall 2
2.0

Power Sucker

Joe, Amazon
5 February 2006
  • Summary: Lights dim every a while not to mention printing.(Brother says that 's your house not up to current wire standard!?) Here is what I find its electricity spec.: standby 70w; printing 450w. A similiar HP ($50 more though) standby 2w;printing 250w.
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Overall 2
2.0

Less than 1 star...stay away

Paddler, Amazon
21 July 2005
  • Summary: I was going to wait for Brother to reply to my email before writing this but then I read all the reviews. Wish I had read them all before buying this. I have gone through three brand new printers in 3 weeks. All of them have stopped printing mid page and all the LEDs come on.
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Overall 2
2.0

User Review

absolutciiilla, Ciao
4 March 2012
  • Summary: Brother HL 2040 Denna laserskrivare har en enkel design som främst är rekommenderad att använda i hemmet då den är relativt plastig och inte riktigt lika aktiv som många andra laserskrivare på marknaden. Det som fick mig att välja denna skrivare var priset, men tyvärr så är man ibland alldeles...
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Overall 2
2.0

Nur Ärger

hansalbers2009, Ciao
7 January 2009
  • Excerpt: - Druckqualität ist sehr gut, allerdings: - hohe Druckkosten (man muss leider die teuren Original-Toner verwenden) - ständig Papierstau Den Brother HL-2040 würde ich niemanden weiter empfehlen :-(
  • Pros: Druckqualität
  • Cons: Verarbeitung mangelhaft
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Overall 2
2.0

compra articulo Brother HL-2040

COPIA_SERTEC, MercadoLibre Chile
27 December 2008
  • Summary: El producto que recibi estaba en malas condiciones,el fusor y rodillo de goma estan en mal estado, la falta de honestidad de algunos vendedores perjudica la confiansa en el sistema.
  • Pros: - No pude probarla
  • Cons: - No me es posible dar esta opinión
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