Description of Problem 100000017897
My printer receives an IP Address from a DHCP
server. How do I set the IP address as STATIC to avoid the IP address from
changing? How do I configure the Boot Method?Description of Solution 200000022838
Brother strongly recommends
assigning the printer a static IP Address. You can use the current IP Address or
obtain a new IP Address from your network administrator or Internet Service
Print the Network
Configuration from the printer by pressing the GO button three times.
Look at the Network Configuration page for the Active network card to get the IP
Address of the Brother machine.
1. Open an Internet web
browser (ex. Internet Explorer).
2. Enter the current printer
IP Address on the Address line and press the Enter key on the keyboard. This
will display the printer's built in web management page.
3. Select Network
Configuration. A login screen will appear. The default User Name is
admin. The default Password is access. Click OK.
4. Click Configure
5. Keep the same IP Address
or enter the new IP Address in the IP Address field.
6. Next to Boot Method
8. Close the Internet web
9. Print the Network
Configuration from the printer again by pressing the GO button three
times. Verify the IP Address listed on the last page is the IP Address your
network administrator or Internet service provider supplied to you. To the right
of the IP Address, it will indicate (set manually).