DOWNLOAD THE FULL DRIVER AND SOFTWARE PACKAGE
1. Make a
temporary directory on your hard drive to save the downloaded self-extracting
file (e.g. C:\brotherXXXX). To make a temporary directory on your hard drive,
follow the steps below:
Start => (My) Computer.
click on your local disk drive (e.g. Local Disk (x:), where x is the
letter of your local hard drive).
New Folder or File => New=> Folder.
BrotherXXXX (where XXXX is the model of your Brother machine) to rename
the folder and press the Enter key.
the link below to access the Brother download page.
your Product Group, Model, and click View.
4. Click on
the link under Your Results.
Step 1: Select OS, select your operating system.
Step 2: Select Language, select English.
7. A Search
button will appear after you select your language, click the Search
Full Driver & Software Package, click on Information &
Make note of the instructions on this page that state the directory path of the
files once they have been extracted. This will assist you with locating
the correct file after you have extracted the download.
10. On the
next page, click on the Download button for Full Driver & Software
11. On the
End-User License Agreement for Brother Software page, click on I Accept
if you accept the terms.
You will be prompted to save the file again. Double click Computer
=> Local Disk (X:) => BrotherXXXX => Save. The drivers will
INSTALL THE FULL DRIVER AND SOFTWARE PACKAGE
1. Click on
Start => (My) Computer => Local Disk (X:) => BrotherXXXX.
Double-click on the downloaded file.
NOTE: If you receive a
security warning, click RUN.
2. It will
launch a zip self decompression window, click on
3. You will
get a message stating: The decompression process was successful. Click
OK. Make a note of the folder that was created.
click on the Install folder that was created during the
click on your model => Setup.exe.
your Country/Language and click OK.
NOTE: US English speakers,
should select USA, not ENG.
7. Read the
License Agreement: Click Yes if you agree.
Local Connection (USB). Click Next.
When prompted to
connect the machine, connect the interface cable between the Brother machine and
your computer. Turn the
- This process may take
several minutes to complete.
- Ensure you connect the
cable to the USB port on your Brother machine. We recommend a USB type A/B
cable that is no longer than 6 feet, directly connected between the Brother
machine and the computer.
Next to continue.
Registration. Click Next to continue.
the "Setup Complete" window appears, make any of the following selections, and
then click Next:
- You may
select Enable Status Monitor on Startup, which is a software tool for
monitoring device status and error notification from your PC.
- You may
select Enable the Network Connection Repair Tool, which is a software
application that will check for network problems and automatically attempt to
- You may
select to Set as Default Printer.
the option you would prefer for receiving firmware update notices and click
OK. The installation is now complete.