What is a printer drum? [Solved] (2022)

What is a printer drum?

A drum unit is a green metal cylinder or tube that carries a static electrical charge that attracts the toner powder from the toner cartridge and applies it to the paper as it passes through the printer. Therefore, you will always find that drum unit is located very close to or even attached to the toner cartridge.... read more ›

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How do you fix a printer drum error?

Drum Error (Drum!)
  1. The corona wires have become dirty. Clean the corona wires in the drum unit. ...
  2. The drum unit or the toner cartridge and drum unit assembly is not installed correctly. Reinstall the toner cartridge and drum unit assembly. ...
  3. If the issue still continues, the drum unit is at the end of its life.
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What does it mean when Brother printer says drum?

Drum Error typically appears when the corona wire on the drum unit needs to be cleaned or when the drum unit needs to be replaced. If you replaced the drum and the message appeared or continued to appear immediately after installing the replacement drum, click here.... see details ›

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How do I reset my Brother printer drum?

To reset the drum counter:
  1. Press the UP OR DOWN ARROW key to select Machine Info. ...
  2. Press the UP OR DOWN ARROW key to select Reset Parts Life. ...
  3. Press the UP OR DOWN ARROW key to select Drum Unit. ...
  4. Press the UP ARROW key to reset the drum unit counter.
  5. The display will show 'Accepted' and the machine will return to 'Ready'.
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How do you know when your printer drum needs replacing?

The drum unit may need replacing if you notice the printer producing blurry, low-quality images. Black or colored toner spots on printouts also indicates a failing drum unit. In some cases, horizontal lines may develop across the printout every time the paper passes the failing part of the drum.... continue reading ›

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How do you clean a printer drum?

How to Clean Drum Unit | Brother™ MFC-9970CDW - YouTube... continue reading ›

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What happens if I don't replace printer drum?

A degraded drum unit can cause streaks, smudges, and blank spots on your printed page even if you just inserted a new printer toner. While a broken drum unit won't break your printer, it will just fail to stop printing at a certain point.... see more ›

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How do you reset a drum?

How to Reset the Brother DR-730 Drum Counter - YouTube... view details ›

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Where is the drum located on a Brother printer?

Removing & Replacing the Drum and Toner on a Brother Printer - YouTube... view details ›

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What does it mean to replace drum on printer?

The Brother machine will display a 'Replace Drum' or 'Drum Stop' message when the machine has printed approximately 15,000 pages. The drums should be replaced as a set in order to maintain print quality. Unlike the toner cartridges, the drum change is not automatically detected by the machine when they are replaced.... see details ›

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Do all printers have drums?

It depends on the brand of your laser printer. Most HP laser printers have the drum unit incorporated into the toner cartridge. But for Brother laser printers, the drum units come separately so you will need to replace these in addition to the toner cartridges.... see more ›


What kind of printer uses a drum?

Inkjet printers are easy to understand, as they form letters with a fine spray of ink. Laser printing is more technologically complex, using a photostatic drum and several other components to create its images.... see more ›

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What is difference between drum printer and chain printer?

The print drum is quieter than a chain, as the drum makes no noise as it rotates, unlike the clatter a chain makes as it spins. As with the chain printer, it prints only the characters on the drum.... see more ›

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