How do I manually advance the pad? Alan Cook August 30, 2017 19:37 Updated Follow Press and hold the "Pad Advance" button to advance the paper, or double-click the same button to advance a full sheet. To read about our System Controls, go to the BriliantPad Instruction Manual which can be found here. Related articles How do I automatically advance pad? How do I set it up? What about more extensive cleaning? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.