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Description of Problem 100000014293

How do I add my Brother printer driver in Macintosh OS X using IP Printing - Internet Printing Protocol - IPP?


Description of Solution 200000018452

1. Turn off and unplug the machine from the AC outlet and disconnect it from your Macintosh if you already connected an interface cable.

 

2. Connect the network interface cable to the machine, and then connect it to a free port on your router, hub, or switch.

 

3. Plug the AC power cord into an AC outlet. Turn on the machine.

 

4. Select SYSTEM PREFERENCES from the Apple Menu.

 

 

5. Click the PRINT & FAX or PRINT & SCAN icon under Hardware.

 

 

6. Click the + (PLUS) button located below the Printers section on the left side to add a printer

 

 

7. Click the IP icon, which is located at the top of the window.

 

 

8. Select INTERNET PRINTING PROTOCOL - IPP from the Protocol list.

 

9. Enter the TCP/IP Address or DNS Name of the printer into the Address box.

 

10. Make sure that XXXXXXX CUPS is selected in the Print Using list. (Where XXXXXXX is the printer model name.)

 

11. Click ADD. The printer is now available in the Print & Fax list.

 

12. Select QUIT SYSTEM PREFERENCES from the Apple Menu. The setup is now complete.

 

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