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 for 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, go to (My) Computer then double
click on the Brother MFL-Pro Suite icon to run the CD.
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 as shown below.
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. Gently close the
scanner cover using the finger holds on each side.
Be careful not to
pinch your fingers when the scanner cover closes.
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. When the
first Setup Complete window appears, you may enable (check) or disable
(uncheck) any of the following settings as desired and then click NEXT to
continue the installation:
Monitor on Startup – A software tool for monitoring device status and error
notifications from your PC.
Set as Default
Printer – Set this printer as the default printer for the current
the second Setup Complete window appears, you may enable (check) or
disable (uncheck) any of the following settings as desired and then click
NEXT to continue the installation:
– Online Meetings from Brother. Learn more about FREE web conferencing
Product Research and Support Program – Help us plan enhancements to our
Select Yes, I want to restart my computer now. Click
Finish. After restarting the computer, you must log on with
16. 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.
You may receive an
option with a link to the Brother Help site where you can find answers to
frequently asked questions.
access is required for the software update and the Brother Product Research
& Support Program.