Before installing the Software, the machine must be powered on and connected to
the wireless network. For instructions on how to connect to the wireless
network, refer to ONE of the following solutions:
do I join the Brother machine to an Infrastructure Wireless Network?"
do I join the Brother machine to an Adhoc Wireless Network?"
do I join the Brother machine to an Infrastructure Wireless Network using
do I join the Brother machine to an Infrastructure Wireless Network using WPS
Wi-Fi Protected Setup?"
the machine is already connected to the network, skip to STEP 2.
you are logged on to your computer with Administrator rights. If you are
using a personal firewall (other than Windows Firewall), anti-spyware, or
antivirus applications, temporarily disable them.
the Brother Installer CD into your PC. If the model name screen appears,
choose your machine. If the Language screen appears, choose your
the Brother screen does not appear automatically, go to (My) Computer,
double-click the CD-ROM icon, and then double-click start.exe.
4. Click Install
MFL-Pro Suite and click Yes if you accept the license
YES if you agree to the terms of the license agreements.
Choose Wireless Network Connection, and then click
Change the Firewall port settings to enable network connection with the
installation. (Recommended) Click Next.
you are using a firewall other than the Windows Firewall or the Windows Firewall
is off, then click OK when you receive the firewall warning
will need to open the following ports:
network scanning, add UDP port 54925.
network PC-Fax receiving, add UDP port 54926.
still have trouble with your network connection, add UDP port 137 and
If the wireless settings fail and the machine is not found on the network, the
Wireless Device Setup Wizard will appear during the installation of the MFL-Pro
suite. Choose one of the following methods to resolve this issue based on your
you are certain that your machine is already successfully connected to your
network with a valid IP address, then perform a custom install. Refer to: The
machine is successfully joined to my network wirelessly, but during the software
installation for Windows I receive the Wireless LAN Setup Wizard instructing me
to join the machine to the network again. What can I do?
your machine is not already successfully connected to the network with a valid
IP address, or you are not sure if it is, then complete one of the solutions in
STEP 1 to
connect your machine to the wireless network. Or refer to: How
do I configure the wireless MFC and install the software in Windows using the
Setup wizard on the CD?
9. If prompted,
choose your machine from the list, and then click NEXT.
installation of the Brother drivers will automatically continue. The
installation screens appear one after the other. Do not cancel any of the
screens during the installation. It may take a few moments for all screens
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, read the message
and then 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 to continue the installation.
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.
Enable the Network
Connection Repair Tool – Software that checks for network problems and
automatically attempts to correct them.
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.