Description of Problem 100000025215
How do I download and install the full driver and software package using a
local USB connection for Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, or
8.1?Description of Solution 200000032293
1. Ensure that you are
logged on to your computer with Administrator rights.
2. Close any
applications running before installing the printer driver.
3. Turn off the
Brother machine and make sure the USB interface cable is NOT connected
before attempting to install. If you have already connected the cable,
4. Download the Full
Driver & Software Package. For instructions on how to navigate the
Brother website to download the software, please click
your Country/Language and click OK.
US English speakers should select USA, not ENG.
reading and accepting the License Agreement, click Yes if you agree to
Local Connection (USB) and click NEXT.
prompted, connect the USB cable to the USB port on the back of the Brother
machine and then connect the cable to a USB port on your computer.
for HL2270DW and HL2275DW:
There are two ports on the back of the Brother machine. The USB port is the
bottom port. The Ethernet port is the top port. Verify you are connecting the
USB cable to the USB port and not the Ethernet port.
process may take several minutes to complete.
recommend a USB type A/B cable that is no longer than 6 feet, directly connected
between the Brother machine and the computer.
the Brother machine on.
10. The installation
will continue automatically and the screens will appear one after another.
Please wait. It will take a few moments for all the screens to appear. Do not
try to cancel any of the screens during this installation.
the installation does not automatically continue after connecting the USB cable,
check the following and click OK.
the Brother machine is powered on and there are no error messages on the
the USB cable from the Brother machine and computer and reconnect the
another USB port on the computer.
another USB cable.
11. When the User's
Guides screen is displayed, you can click View Manuals on the Web to view the
user's guides. Click Next.
12. When the On-Line
Registration screen is displayed, you can click Brother Registration and follow
the on-screen instructions. Once you have completed the registration or if
you have already registered your Brother machine, click Next.
the "Setup Complete" window appears, make the following selections, and then
may select Enable Status Monitor on Startup, which is a software tool for
monitoring device status and error notification from your PC.
recommend that you
Enable the Network
Connection Repair Tool, which is a
software application that will check for network problems and automatically
attempt to correct them.
may select to Set as Default Printer.
Yes, I Want To Restart My Computer and click Finish to restart
15. Once your computer
restarts, you will be prompted to select an option for firmware update
notification. Make your selection and click OK.
Internet access is required for any firmware upgrades.