how to connect to brother printer

How to connect to brother printer

There are various methods for connecting the printer to a system. They are Wireless and USB. Use a cable to link your printer and system. Go through the instructions given below to establish the work on how to connect to brother printer.

Set up the brother printer to a wireless network

  1. Keep the network name and password handy.
  2. Link the AC power cable to the Brother machine and power outlet.
  3. Switch on the printer by using the Power button.
  4. Connect the system to a network with an active Internet access.
  5. Check if your printer and system are connected to the same network.
  6. Use the Setup Wizard for the connection process.
  7. If the connection is not established, download the driver.
  8. Go through the instructions mentioned on the screen to complete the installation.
how to connect to brother printer

Connect the brother printer to a wireless network

Keep a note of the wireless network name and password of the router. Use the up and down arrows to move to the Menu icon. Select the Network icon and press OK. Click the WLAN icon and press OK. Make use of the arrow buttons to scroll to the Setup Wizard and press OK, will result on how to connect to brother printer.

Activate the wireless network icon if the WLAN Enable screen appears. Wait until the Wireless Setup Wizard icon appears on the screen. The system searches for the network in its surroundings and views the list of available network names.

Wait until the list of network names display. Select the network name from the list and press OK. If the authentication or any other methods display, type the Network name and press OK to apply the required settings. Select yes to make the changes.

If the access point supports the WPS method, use the machine with the help of the Automatic wireless mode. Use the Up arrow. Press the WPS button present on the router. Push it twice. The device tries to establish a connection to the network and work on how to connect to brother printer.

If the printer contains a touchscreen control panel, tap the Settings icon on the control panel. Select the All Settings icon on the printer. Choose the Network icon under the Settings menu and select WLAN. Select the Setup Wizard option for the connection process.

Press Yes if the Switch Network Interface to Wireless option displays. This helps you automatically start the Wireless Setup Wizard. If the list of network names display, make use of the UP and Down arrows that you intend to connect and click the SSID. If you are unable to connect the printer to a network, download the driver from our website.

Click the link mentioned on the manufacturer’s website. The setup files for the Windows system is in the .exe format. If you are using a Mac system, the setup file is in the .dmg format. Select the connection type as Wired or Wireless depending on the printer. Go through the instructions mentioned on the screen to complete the process on how to connect to brother printer.

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