Description of Problem 100000023225
How do I add the Brother printer driver in Macintosh OS X using Internet
Printing Protocol - IPP, Line Printer Daemon - LPD, or HP Jetdirect -
Socket?Description of Solution 200000029611
you have not already connected the machine to your network, you will need to do
so using the initial network setup instructions from the Quick Setup Guide
before attempting to add the printer driver.
2. Open Print &
Scan. Refer to the following solution for instructions if needed -
do I open Print & Scan in Macintosh OS X?"
3. Click the +
(plus) button located below the Printers section on the left
you receive a pop-up showing "Nearby Printers", click Add Other Printer or
4. Click the IP
icon, which is located at the top of the window.
5. Select the desired
protocol from the Protocol list: Internet Printing Protocol - IPP,
Printer Daemon - LPD, or
HP Jetdirect - Socket.
6. Enter the TCP/IP
Address or DNS Name of the printer into the Address box.
7. From the Use
or Print Using list, make
you have selected the CUPS Driver (Recommended) shown as: Brother
XXXXXX CUPS. (XXXXXX is the machine's model).
If you want to
print using the PostScript Driver (not available for all
you have selected the BR-Script Driver shown as Brother XXXXXX
BR-Script. (XXXXXX is the machine's model).
8. Click Add.
The printer is now available in the Print list.
9. Select Quit
System Preferences from the Apple Menu. The setup is now