If you’re looking for your printer from Brother to be connected to your computer, but you don’t know how to accomplish it, you’re in the correct location.
This article will walk you through quickly and efficiently connecting your Brother printer wirelessly or via USB cable.
Solution 1. Connect your printer to your computer.
There are two methods for connecting your printer with your PC: wireless or wired connection. Here’s how to do it happen:
Connect your printer Wirelessly to your computer
If your printer comes with wireless capabilities, make it wireless. This should be your preferred option to ensure that you can put your printer in any suitable spot within your home.
Here are two ways you can connect your printer wirelessly to your Wi-Fi network:
Option 1. Link your printer to the wireless network by using the button WPS
If your router and printer come with a WPS button for pairing, click the WPS icon on your printer, then press the router button after two minutes.
Connecting will be established immediately after pressing the button.
Option 2. Join your printer the wireless network through the control panel of your printer
Navigate through the Wireless settings of your printer’s control panel if you are not using a WPS button. Follow the on-screen instructions to enter the Wi-Fi network’s name and password.
After the wireless connection has been created, your computer will automatically recognize your printer and download the driver. If it did not, follow the steps below. The steps are below.
Method 2. to set up your printer manually on your computer.
Connect your device to the computer with an ethernet cable
If you’d like to link your printer with your computer using a cable, follow the steps below to figure out how you can make it happen.
1.) Examine the ports on the back of your printer and your computer to see what type of cable is required to connect them.
There are three kinds of printer cable: the USB AB cable, the Ethernet cable, and the Parallel line.
2.)Attach the cable to your printer and connect it to your computer.
Once you’ve completed this step, your computer will recognize it as a printer and then install the driver automatically. If it DishNetwork, follow the steps and learn how to connect your printer manual to your computer.
Step 2: Set up the printer’s settings.
It is essential to understand the Windows operating system you are using before proceeding with the steps below to set up the printer you have on your PC:
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1.)Turn on your printer.
2.)On your keyboard, hit on the Windows symbol key, then choose Printers and Devices.
3.) Click Add a printer.
4.) Select Add local printer If the printer is connected to your computer using an Ethernet cable. If not, then choose the network option or wireless Bluetooth Printer.
5.)Follow the on-screen instructions to install the driver on your printer.
You can now use your printer following this step.
To keep your printer running smoothly, ensure you always have the correct drivers installed for your device. Could you please look over our bonus tips to see how? Bonus advise to figure out how you’re going to do it.
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1.) Turn on your printer.
2.)On your keyboard, hit your Windows symbol key, then click on the “Settings” settings button.
3) Select Devices.
4.) Select Printers and scanners followed by clicking Add either a scanner or printer.
5.) Select the printer you’d like to add and click the device.
6.)Wait for your computer to install the driver compatible with your printer.
To ensure your printer runs efficiently, you confirm you are running the drivers installed for your device all the time. Go through the bonus advice to learn how to do this.