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Description of Problem 100000025154

How do I print PDF, text, or image files from iPrint&Scan when using an Apple mobile device?


Description of Solution 200000032215

You can print from the document file list or from other applications.

 

 

You can print the following files from the document file list:

 

-  Files saved to iCloud

-  Files saved to Brother iPrint&Scan using iTunes File Sharing

-  Files from other applications (maximum of the latest 10 files)

-  PDF

-  Text

-  Images (JPEG, PNG, TIFF)

 

 

You can print the following files from other applications:

 

-  PDF

-  Text

-  Images (JPEG, PNG, TIFF)

 

 

Refer to the instructions for your Apple mobile device.

 

iPhone and iPod Touch

 

iPad

 

 

 

iPhone and iPod Touch

 

1.  Do one of the following:

 

-  To print from the document file list: Tap the Brother iPrint&Scan icon, go to STEP 3.

 

-  To print from other applications: Open the application you want to print from, continue to STEP 2.

 

2.  Use the desired application to select the file that you want to print, and open it in Brother iPrint&Scan. For example, if you are viewing a PDF using Safari, tap Open in... and then select Brother iPrint&Scan from the application list. Go to STEP 6.

 

3.  Tap Documents.

 

4.  The document folders appear. Tap the folder that contains the file you want to print.

 

5.  The document file list appears. Tap the file you want to print.

 

6.  Do one of the following:

 

-  If you want to print a multi-page PDF or text file, continue to STEP 7.

 

-  If you want to print a single-page PDF or text file, go to STEP 9.

 

-  If you want to print a photo, go to STEP 9.

 

7.  A thumbnail preview of the file is displayed.

 

Pages marked with a check mark will be printed. Tap a page and remove the check mark if you do not want to print that page.

 

 

NOTE:

 

-  Tap Select All or Deselect All to select or deselect all pages.

 

-  You can enlarge the thumbnail by tapping   or reduce it by tapping .

 

-  Secure PDF files that are configured to not allow printing cannot be printed. If a password-protected PDF file is opened, enter the password when prompted and then tap OK.

 

8.  Tap Done.

 

9.  Confirm the image on the print preview screen.

 

NOTE:

 

-  Tap the screen to hide or show the operation buttons.

                  

-  You can view different pages in a multi-page PDF by flicking left or right.

 

10.  Tap . The print settings screen appears.

 

11.  Make sure your machine is selected.

 

-  If your machine is selected, go to STEP 13.

 

-  If a different machine is selected or if the Device is Not Selected is displayed, make sure your machine is turned on and then tap the displayed printer name or Device Is Not Selected.

 

  

12.  The application will search your network and display a list of available machines. Tap your machine from the list and tap Print Settings.

 

13.  Do one of the following:

 

-  If you want to change other print settings, refer to the solution - How do I adjust the print settings in iPrint&Scan when using an Apple mobile device?  

 

-  If you do not want to change any settings, tap Done.

 

14.  Tap Print.

 

 

 

iPad

 

1.  Do one of the following:

 

-  To print from the document file list: Tap the Brother iPrint&Scan icon, go to STEP 3.

 

-  To print from other applications: Open the application you want to print from, continue to STEP 2.

 

2.  Use the desired application to select the file that you want to print, and open it in Brother iPrint&Scan. For example, if you are viewing a PDF using Safari, tap Open in... and then select Brother iPrint&Scan from the application list. Go to STEP 6.

 

3.  Tap Documents.

 

4.  The document folders appear. Tap the folder that contains the file you want to print.

 

5.  The document file list appears. Tap the file you want to print.

 

6.  Confirm the image on the print preview screen.

 

If the data will be printed on multiple sheets of paper, thumbnail previews of each page are displayed at the top of the screen. To view a page, tap its thumbnail.

 

Pages marked with a check mark will be printed. If you do not want to print a page, tap its check mark to remove the check mark.

 

 

NOTE:

-  Tap  and then Select All or Deselect All to select or deselect all pages.

 

-  Secure PDF files that are configured to not allow printing cannot be printed. If a password-protected PDF file is opened, enter the password when prompted and tap OK.

 

7.  Tap Settings. The print settings screen appears.

 

8.  Make sure your machine is selected.

 

-  If your machine is selected, go to STEP 10.

 

-  If a different machine is selected or if the Device is Not Selected is displayed, make sure your machine is turned on and then tap the displayed printer name or Device Is Not Selected.

 

 

 

9.  The application will search your network and display a list of available machines. Tap your machine from the list and tap Print Settings.

 

10.  Do one of the following:

 

-  If you want to change other print settings, refer to the solution - How do I adjust the print settings in iPrint&Scan when using an Apple mobile device?  

 

-  If you do not want to change any settings, tap outside of the Print Settings screen to close the screen.

 

11.  Tap Print.

 

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