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How to install a Brother Printer without a CD-ROM

The printer is one of the blessings of new-age technology which are making our life easy and comfortable. It is becoming an essential part of both office and home. Brother is a well-known manufacturer of printers. We all know that printers come with a CD-ROM with the help of installing the printer. But, sometimes we don’t have the CD to install it or nowadays most of the computers don’t have the CD-ROM drivers.

Brother Printer without a CD

Many of the printers do not have the CD with it, and sometimes we lost the CD. But, now you don’t have to worry because, with the help of an online method, you can install your Brother Printer easily. They will help you to establish your Brother Printer without a CD-ROM.

Download the driver from Brother Printer Support solutions center

  • We all know that every printer has its support website where the printers’ drivers are available, and Brother Printer is no exception. So, now before beginning, you have to see the model number of your Brother Printer. Then, on the support center website, search the model number. Then you can see that the website instructs you about your printer. First, you are asked about your needs, do you need the Windows or Macintosh driver, and you have to select the appropriate option.
website where the printers' drivers are available
  • After downloading the driver, you can find it in your download folder, and you have to move it to the printer’s folder. Now, the setup will help you move to the next step; you have to remember that the printer’s folder you can find in the control panel of your system’s hard drive.
  • Now, you can see various setup prompts from which you have to choose the right operating system. To access all the brother printer’s functionality and features, you can select the full package setup and select the custom setting. Now, read and agree to the user agreements so that you can continue through the form.

Configure your Brother printer to the network

connect the Printer to the computer with a USB cable

Now, with installing the driver, you have completed step one. In the next step, you have to configure the network with the printer. We can see that nowadays, most the printers have a wireless network. So, now we can print from a printer with multiple computers. So, now you have to configure your Brother printer to your network to get proper functions from it.

To configure your printer with your network, you have to collect the information about it, which must contain the network’s name (Which is also known as SSID) and its password (Network keys or encryption key). You can get the information from the sticker at the base of the wireless router. A USB cable will also be needed in this installation process.

In the next step, you have to connect your Brother Printer with power without connecting the USB cable and then switch on your computer also if it is not on yet. Now, in the computer, you have to open the printer network driver and select the configure option to choose the “Brother Peer to Peer Network.”

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