connect your Brother machine to your computer using a USB interface follow the
steps listed below:
that you are logged on to your computer with Administrator rights.
2. Close any
applications running before installing the MFL-Pro Suite.
3. Ensure the
machine is powered off and the interface cable is disconnected before attempting
to install. For applicable models, ensure there is no USB flash drive
inserted in the machine.
4. Insert the
software CD that is compatible with your Operating System into
your CD-ROM drive. If the model name screen appears, choose your machine. If the
language screen appears, choose your language.
If the CD does not automatically run, double click on (My) Computer
on your desktop or through the File Explorer or click
Start => Computer.
Then double click on the Brother MFL-Pro Suite icon to run the
The CD-ROM main menu will appear. Click Install MFL-Pro Suite.
Click YES if you agree to the terms of the license agreements.
Choose Local Connection (USB) and then click NEXT.
When prompted to Plug
in the USB cable, connect the USB cable to the USB port in the Brother
machine and to an available USB port on your computer:
a. Lift the scanner
cover until it locks securely into the open position.
b. Connect the USB
cable to the USB port marked with a
will find the USB port inside the machine on the right as shown
c. Carefully guide
the USB cable into the cable channel and out the back of the machine.
Connect the cable to your computer. Make sure that the cable does not
restrict the cover from closing, or an error may occur.
d. Lift the scanner
cover to release the lock (1). Gently push the scanner cover support down
(2) and close the scanner cover (3) using both hands.
Brother recommends you use a type A/B USB cable that is no longer than 6 feet
directly connected from the machine to your computer. Other cable
configurations may work, but connection loss is common.
Turn the Brother machine on. The installation should automatically
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.
Windows Security screen appears, click the check box and click Install to
complete the installation correctly.
11. If you receive
the Environmental Advice for Imaging Equipment screen, click NEXT
to continue the installation.
12. When the
On-Line Registration screen is displayed, make your selection and follow the
instructions. Then click NEXT.
13. If you do
not want to set your machine as the default printer, uncheck Set as Default
Printer and then click NEXT.
Select Yes, I want to restart my computer now. Click
Finish. After restarting the computer, you must log on with
15. When the
computer restarts, the following screens will appear:
Software Update Setting screen appears, choose the software update
setting you wan and click OK.
If the Brother
Product Research & Support Program starts up, follow the on-screen
instructions if you would like to participate.
access is required for the software update and the Brother Product Research
& Support Program.