Setting Up
the machine
Windows®
USB
Step 1
Windows®
Parallel
Setting Up the machine
Step 2
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
USB
Network
Network
Administrators
Keep this “Quick Setup Guide”, User’s Guide and supplied CD-ROM in a convenient place for
quick and easy reference at all times.
Windows®
Network
Setup is Complete!
Macintosh®
Installing the Drivers & Software
Installing the Drivers & Software
Macintosh®
Quick Setup Guide
MFC-8460N
MFC-8860DN
Before you can use the machine, you must set up the hardware and install the software.
Please read this “Quick Setup Guide” for the correct setup procedure and installation
instructions.
Version A
Warning
Caution
Improper Setup
Note
User’s Guide
Warnings tell you
what to do to prevent
possible personal
injury.
Cautions specify
procedures you
must follow or avoid
to prevent possible
damage to the
machine or other
objects.
Improper Setup
icons alert you to
devices and
operations that are
not compatible with
the machine.
Notes tell you how
you should respond
to a situation that
may arise or give
tips about how the
current operation
works with other
features.
Indicates reference
to the User’s Guide.
■ Getting Started
Carton Components
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2
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1. Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
2. Control Panel
3. Face-down Output Tray
Support Flap (Support Flap)
Quick Setup Guide
CD-ROM
5. Paper Tray
6. Power Switch
7. Document Cover
8. ADF Document Output Support Flap
4. Front cover
Drum Unit Assembly
(including Toner Cartridge)
User’s Guide
AC Power Cord
Telephone Line Cord
Carton components may differ from one country to another.
Save all packing materials and the carton.
■ To ensure safe operation the supplied plug must be inserted only into a standard power outlet that is
properly grounded through the standard electrical wiring. None grounded equipment may cause an
electrical shock hazard, and may cause excessive electrical noise radiation.
■ The interface cable is not a standard accessory. Please purchase the appropriate interface cable for
the interface you intend to use (Parallel, USB or Network).
■ Do NOT connect the interface cable at this time. Connecting the interface cable is done during the
software installation process.
■ USB interface cable
Please make sure you use a USB 2.0 interface cable that is no longer than 2.0 metres.
When you use a USB cable, make sure you connect it to the USB port of your computer and not to a
USB port on a keyboard or non-powered USB hub.
■ Parallel interface cable
Please make sure you use a Parallel interface cable that is no longer than 2.0 metres.
Use a shielded interface cable that is IEEE 1284-compliant.
■ Network cable
Use a straight-throgh Category 5 (or greater) twisted-pair cable for 10BASE-T or 100BASE-TX Fast
Ethernet Network.
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Control Panel
MFC-8460N
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MFC-8860DN
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10
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1
One Touch keys
2
Status LED
3
LCD (Liquid Crystal Display)
4
Menu keys
5
Dial Pad
6
Stop/Exit key
7
Start key
8
Copy keys
9
Mode keys
10 Fax and telephone keys
11 Print keys
For the details of the control panel, see “Control panel overview” in Chapter 1 of the User’s Guide.
When you move the machine, grasp the side handholds that are under the scanner. Do NOT carry the
machine by holding it at the bottom.
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Table of Contents
Setting Up the machine
Step 1
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
Step 2
Install the Drum Unit Assembly ....................................................................... 4
Load Paper in the Paper Tray .......................................................................... 5
Release the Scanner Lock ................................................................................ 6
Install the Power Cord and Phone Line .......................................................... 6
Setting the Date and Time ................................................................................ 8
Setting your Station ID ..................................................................................... 9
Tone and Pulse dialling mode ....................................................................... 10
Selecting a Receive Mode .............................................................................. 10
Setting the LCD Contrast ............................................................................... 11
Installing the Drivers & Software
Supplied CD-ROM “MFL-Pro Suite” .............................................................................. 12
For USB Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition) .... 14
For Parallel Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition) .... 16
For Windows NT® Workstation Version 4.0 Users ...................................................... 19
For Network Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/NT/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition) ... 21
For USB Interface Cable Users ...................................................................................... 24
■ For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater ....................................................................... 24
For USB Interface Cable Users ...................................................................................... 26
■ For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater ....................................................................... 27
■ For Network Users and Administrators
BRAdmin Professional configuration utility
(For Windows® users) .................................................................................................. 30
BRAdmin Light configuration utility
(For Mac OS® X users) .................................................................................................. 32
■ Options and Consumables
Options ............................................................................................................................ 33
Replacement Consumables ........................................................................................... 33
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Step 1
Setting Up the machine
1 Install the Drum Unit Assembly
Do not connect the interface cable.
Connecting the interface cable is
done during the software
installation process.
1
2
Unpack the drum unit and toner cartridge
assembly.
3
Gently rock it from side to side several times
to distribute the toner evenly inside the
assembly.
4
Put the drum unit assembly into the
machine until it clicks into place.
5
Close the front cover of the machine.
Open the front cover by pressing the front
cover (1) release button.
(1)
4
4
Put paper in the paper tray.
Check that the paper is flat in the tray and
below the maximum paper mark (1).
Windows®
USB
Fan the stack of paper well to avoid paper
jams and misfeeds.
Windows®
Parallel
3
While pressing the paper guide release
lever (1), slide the adjusters to fit the paper
size. Check that the guides are firmly in the
slots.
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
(1)
Put the paper tray firmly back into the
machine and unfold the output tray support
flap (1) before you use the machine.
Macintosh®
USB
5
Windows®
Network
(1)
(1)
Macintosh®
Network
2
Pull the paper tray completely out of the
machine.
For details on supported paper
specifications, see “Acceptable paper and
other media” in Chapter 2 of the User’s
Guide.
Network
Administrators
1
Setting Up
the machine
2 Load Paper in the Paper Tray
5
Step 1
3
1
Setting Up the machine
Release the Scanner
Lock
4
Push the lever (1) up to unlock the scanner.
(The gray scanner lock lever is located at
the back left side, under the document cover
(2).)
(2)
Install the Power Cord
and Phone Line
Do not connect the Parallel or USB
cable yet.
1
Make sure that the power switch is off.
Connect the AC power cord to the machine.
2
Plug the AC power cord into an AC outlet.
Turn the power switch on.
(1)
Damage caused to your machine by
failure to lock the scanner before
packing and shipping may void your
warranty.
If Scanner Locked appears on the LCD,
immediately release the scanner lock and
press Stop/Exit.
3
6
Connect one end of the telephone line cord
to the socket on the machine marked LINE
and the other end to a modular wall socket.
Warning
Windows®
USB
Setting Up
the machine
■ The machine must be fitted with an earthed plug.
■ Since the machine is grounded through the power
outlet, you can protect yourself from potentially
hazardous electrical conditions on the telephone
network by keeping the power cord connected to
your machine when you connect it to a telephone
line. Similarly, you can protect yourself when you
want to move your machine by disconnecting the
telephone line first and then the power cord.
If you are sharing one phone line with an
external telephone, connect it as shown
below.
Windows®
Parallel
Extension
Telephone
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
External
Telephone
Windows®
Network
If you are sharing one phone line with an
external telephone answering device,
connect it as shown below.
Macintosh®
USB
TAD
Macintosh®
Network
TAD
Network
Administrators
Please set the receive mode to External
TAD.
For more details, see “Connecting an
external TAD” in Chapter 7 of the User’s
Guide.
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Step 1
Setting Up the machine
.
5 Setting the Date and Time
The machine displays the date and time, and prints it on every fax you send.
1
2
3
4
Press Menu.
6
Press 0.
Enter the two digits for the day on the dial
pad, and then press OK.
02.Date/Time
XX/03/2006
Press 2.
Enter the last two digits of the year on the
dial pad, and then press OK.
Day:25
Enter & OK Key
02.Date/Time
(e.g. Enter 2, 5.)
Year:2006
7
Enter & OK Key
02.Date/Time
25/03/2006
(e.g. Enter 0, 6 for 2006.)
5
Enter the two digits for the month on the dial
pad, and then press OK.
Time:15:25
Enter & OK Key
02.Date/Time
XX/XX/2006
Month:03
Enter & OK Key
(e.g. Enter 0, 3 for March.)
8
Enter the time in 24-hour format on the dial
pad, and then press OK.
(e.g. Enter 1, 5, 2, 5 for 3:25 P.M.)
8
Press Stop/Exit.
If you make a mistake, press Stop/Exit to
start from Step 1.
Setting Up
the machine
6 Setting your Station ID
Press Menu.
2
A
B
C
2
Press 0.
3
D
E
F
3
4
G
H
I
4
5
J
K
L
5
6
M
N
O
6
7
P
Q
R
S
8
T
U
V
8
9
W
X
Y
Z
Press 3.
Enter your fax number (up to 20 digits) on
the dial pad, and then press OK. To enter a
“+” for international dialling codes, press .
For example, to enter the UK dialling code
“+44”, press , 4, 4, and then rest of your
number.
For more details, see “Entering Text” in
Chapter D of the User’s Guide.
03.Station ID
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Windows®
Parallel
1
2
3
4
Windows®
USB
You should store your name and fax number to be printed on all fax pages that you send.
Press Stop/Exit.
Fax:_
Enter & OK Key
Enter your telephone number (up to 20
digits) on the dial pad, and then press OK.
(If your telephone number and fax number
are the same, enter the same number
again.)
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
5
Windows®
Network
03.Station ID
Fax:+44XXXXXXXX
Tel:_
Enter & OK Key
Use the dial pad to enter your name (up to
20 characters), and then press OK.
Macintosh®
USB
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03.Station ID
Fax:+44XXXXXXXX
Tel:+44XXXXXXXX
Name:_
Macintosh®
Network
Enter & OK Key
Press
key
One
time
Two
times
Three
times
Network
Administrators
■ Refer to the following chart for entering
your name.
■ If you need to enter a character that is on
the same key as the previous character,
press
to move the cursor to the right.
■ If you entered a letter incorrectly and want
to change it, press
to move the cursor
under the incorrect character, press
Clear/Back.
Four
times
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Step 1
7
Setting Up the machine
Tone and Pulse dialling
mode
Your machine comes set for Tone dialing service. If
you have Pulse dialling service (rotary), you need to
change the dialling mode.
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2
3
4
5
8
Selecting a Receive
Mode
There are four possible receive modes; Fax Only,
Fax/Tel, Manual and External TAD.
Choose the Receive Mode which best suits your
needs.
Press Menu.
Are you connecting an external telephone or external
telephone answering device to the machine?
Press 0.
Press
or
Press OK.
Press Stop/Exit.
No
Yes
Press 4.
to select Pulse (or Tone).
Do you use a Distinctive
Ring subscriber service?
Yes
No
Are you using the voice
message function of your
external telephone answering
device?
Go to
“Distinctive
Ring” in the
Chapter 7 of the
User’s Guide
No
Do you want the machine to answer fax and
telephone calls automatically?
Yes
Do you want to use the machine for Fax
only?
Yes
Fax Only
The machine
automatically answers
every call as a fax.
No
Fax/Tel
The machine controls
the line and
automatically answers
every call. If the call is
not a fax, the machine
will ring for you to pick up
the call.
No
Manual
You control the phone
line and must answer
every call yourself.
Yes
External TAD
Your external telephone
answering device (TAD)
automatically answers
every call. Voice
messages are stored on
the external TAD. Fax
messages are printed.
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Setting Up
the machine
Press Menu.
5
Press Stop/Exit.
Press 1.
Press 7.
Windows®
USB
For more details, see “Receiving a fax” in
Chapter 6 of the User’s Guide.
1
2
3
4
Press
to increase the contrast.
—OR—
Press
to decrease the contrast.
Press OK.
Windows®
Parallel
to select the mode.
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
Press
or
Press OK.
Windows®
Network
Press Stop/Exit.
You can change the contrast to help the LCD look
lighter or darker.
Press 1.
Macintosh®
USB
5
9 Setting the LCD Contrast
Press 0.
Macintosh®
Network
Press Menu.
Network
Administrators
1
2
3
4
Go to Next page to
install the drivers & software
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
Supplied CD-ROM “MFL-Pro Suite”
The CD-ROM includes the following items:
Install MFL-Pro Suite
You can install the MFL-Pro Suite and multifunction
drivers.
Install Optional Applications
You can install additional MFL-Pro Suite software
utilities.
Documentation
View the User’s Guide and other document in PDF
format (Viewer included). The User’s Guide on the
CD-ROM includes the Software and Network User’s
Guide for features available when connected to a
computer (e.g. Printing, Scanning and networking
details).
.
Brother Solutions Center
Brother contact information and web site links offering
the latest news and support information.
Repair MFL-Pro Suite
(For USB and Parallel cable users only)
If you experience errors while installing the MFL-Pro
Suite, you can use this function to automatically repair
and re-install the software.
MFL-Pro Suite includes Printer Driver, Scanner
Driver, Brother ControlCenter2, and True Type®
fonts.
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MFL-Pro Suite
You can install the MFL-Pro Suite that includes the
printer driver, scanner driver and the Brother
ControlCenter2 for Mac OS® 10.2.4 or greater. You
can also install Presto!® PageManager® to add OCR
capability to the Brother ControlCenter2 and easily
scan, share and organize photos and documents.
Presto!® PageManager®
You can install Presto!® PageManager® to add OCR
capability to the Brother Control Center2.
Documentation
View the User’s Guide and other document in PDF
format (Viewer included). The User’s Guide on the
CD-ROM includes the Software and Network User’s
Guide for features available when connected to a
computer (e.g. Printing, Scanning and networking
details).
Brother Solutions Center
You can access the Brother Solutions Center, a Web
site offering information about your Brother product
including FAQs, User’s Guides, Driver updates and
Tips for using your machine.
Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
Setting Up
the machine
Follow the instructions on this page for your operating system and interface cable.
For the latest drivers and to find the best solution for your problem or question, access the Brother Solutions
Center directly from the driver or go to http://solutions.brother.com
Windows®
USB
USB Interface Cable Users .......................................... Go to page 14
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
Windows®
Parallel
Parallel Interface Cable Users ..................................... Go to page 16
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
Windows NT® Workstation Version 4.0 Users........... Go to page 19
(For Parallel Interface Cable Users)
Windows®
Network
Network Interface Cable Users.................................... Go to page 21
Macintosh®
USB
USB Interface Cable Users
■ For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater ............................. Go to page 24
Network
Administrators
Macintosh®
Network
Network Interface Cable Users
■ For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater ............................. Go to page 27
For Network Users and Administrators...................... Go to page 30
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For USB Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
Make sure that you have finished the instructions from Step 1 “Setting Up
the machine” on pages 4 - 11.
Please close any applications running before
installing the MFL-Pro Suite.
1
After reading and accepting the Presto!®
PageManager® 6 License Agreement, click
Yes.
6
When the Brother MFL-Pro Suite Software
License Agreement window appears, click
Yes if you agree to the Software License
Agreement.
7
Choose Local Connection, and then click
Next. The installation will continue.
Switch off the machine and disconnect the
machine from the power socket (and from
your computer, if you have already
connected an interface cable).
2
Turn on your computer.
(For Windows® 2000 Professional/XP/
XP Professional x64 Edition, you must be
logged on with Administrator rights.)
3
Put the supplied CD-ROM for Windows®
into your CD-ROM drive. If the model name
screen appears, choose your machine. If
the language screen appears, choose your
language.
4
5
The CD-ROM main menu will appear.
Click Install MFL-Pro Suite.
If you want to install the PS driver (BR-Script 3
printer driver), choose Custom Install and
then follow the on-screen instructions. When
the Select Components screen appears,
check PS Printer Driver, and then continue
following the on-screen instructions.
If this window does not appear, use Windows®
Explorer to run the setup.exe program from
the root folder of the Brother CD-ROM.
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Setting Up
the machine
When this screen appears, connect the
USB interface cable to your PC, and then
connect it to the machine.
It will take a few seconds for the installation
screens to appear.
The installation of the Brother drivers will
automatically start. The installation screens
appear one after another. Please wait, it will
take a few seconds for all the screens to
appear.
(For Windows® XP)
Windows®
USB
8
DO NOT try to cancel any of the
screens during this installation.
9
Plug in the power cord and turn on the
machine.
After restarting the computer, the Installation
Diagnostics will run automatically. If the
installation is unsuccessful, the installation
results window will be shown. If the
Installation Diagnostics shows a failure,
please follow the on-screen instruction or read
on-line help and FAQ’s in
Start/All Programs (Programs)/Brother/
MFL-Pro Suite MFC-XXXX (where XXXX is
your model name).
The MFL-Pro Suite (including, Printer
driver and Scanner driver) has been
installed and the installation is now
complete.
Network
Administrators
DO NOT connect the machine to a
USB port on a keyboard or a nonpowered USB hub. Brother
recommends that you connect the
machine directly to your computer.
Click Finish to restart your computer.
(After restarting the computer, for
Windows® 2000 Professional/XP/
XP Professional x64 Edition, you must be
logged on with Administrator rights.)
Installing the Drivers & Software
0
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000)
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For Parallel Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
Make sure that you have finished the instructions from Step 1 “Setting Up
the machine” on pages 4 - 11.
Please close any applications running before
installing the MFL-Pro Suite.
1
After reading and accepting the Presto!®
PageManager® 6 License Agreement, click
Yes.
6
When the Brother MFL-Pro Suite Software
License Agreement window appears, click
Yes if you agree to the Software License
Agreement.
7
Choose Local Connection, and then click
Next. The installation will continue.
Switch off the machine and disconnect the
machine from the power socket (and from
your computer, if you have already
connected an interface cable).
2
Turn on your computer.
(For Windows® 2000 Professional/XP/
XP Professional x64 Edition, you must be
logged on with Administrator rights.)
3
Put the supplied CD-ROM for Windows®
into your CD-ROM drive. If the model name
screen appears, choose your machine. If
the language screen appears, choose your
language.
4
5
The CD-ROM main menu will appear.
Click Install MFL-Pro Suite.
If you want to install the PS driver (BR-Script 3
printer driver), choose Custom Install and
then follow the on-screen instructions. When
the Select Components screen appears,
check PS Printer Driver, and then continue
following the on-screen instructions.
If this window does not appear, use Windows®
Explorer to run the setup.exe program from
the root folder of the Brother CD-ROM.
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9
Plug in the power cord and turn on the
machine.
0
For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/
2000 Professional users, click Next.
Setting Up
the machine
When this screen appears, connect the
parallel interface cable to your PC, and then
connect it to the machine.
DO NOT plug in the power cord
before connecting the parallel
interface cable. It may cause
damage to your machine. Brother
recommends that you connect the
machine directly to your computer.
Windows® XP users should wait for a while;
installation of the Brother drivers will start
automatically. The installation screens
appear one after another.
DO NOT try to cancel any of the
screens during this installation.
Network
Administrators
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000)
Windows®
Parallel
(For Windows® XP)
Installing the Drivers & Software
8
Continued ...
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For Parallel Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
A
When the following screen appears, click
Finish and wait as the PC restarts
Windows® and continues the installation.
B
After the computer restarts, the installation
of the Brother drivers will automatically start.
Follow the instructions on the screen.
(For Windows® 2000 Professional/XP/
XP Professional x64 Edition, you must be
logged on with Administrator rights.)
After restarting the computer, the Installation
Diagnostics will run automatically. If the
installation is unsuccessful, the installation
results window will be shown. If the
Installation Diagnostics shows a failure,
please follow the on-screen instruction or read
on-line help and FAQ’s in
Start/All Programs (Programs)/Brother/
MFL-Pro Suite MFC-XXXX (where XXXX is
your model name).
The MFL-Pro Suite (including, Printer
driver and Scanner driver) has been
installed and the installation is now
complete.
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Setting Up
the machine
For Windows NT® Workstation Version 4.0 Users
Make sure that you have finished the instructions from Step 1 “Setting Up
the machine” on pages 4 - 11.
Switch off the machine and disconnect the
machine from the power socket.
2
Turn on your computer.
You must be logged on with Administrator
rights.
Put the supplied CD-ROM for Windows®
into your CD-ROM drive. If the model name
screen appears, choose your machine. If
the language screen appears, choose your
language.
6
The CD-ROM main menu will appear.
Click Install MFL-Pro Suite.
Windows®
Parallel
1
5
3
Connect the parallel interface cable to your
computer, and then connect it to the
machine.
If this window does not appear, use Windows®
Explorer to run the setup.exe program from
the root folder of the Brother CD-ROM.
Installing the Drivers & Software
DO NOT plug in the power cord
before connecting the parallel
interface cable. It may cause
damage to your machine.
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
Please close any applications running before
installing the MFL-Pro Suite.
Brother recommends that you connect the
machine directly to your computer.
Plug in the power cord and turn on the
machine.
Network
Administrators
4
19
Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For Windows NT® Workstation Version 4.0 Users
7
When the Brother MFL-Pro Suite Software
License Agreement window appears, click
Yes if you agree to the Software License
Agreement.
8
Choose Local Connection, and then click
Next. The installation will continue.
If you want to install the PS driver (BR-Script 3
printer driver), choose Custom Install and
then follow the on-screen instructions. When
the Select Components screen appears,
check PS Printer Driver, and then continue
following the on-screen instructions.
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9
Click Finish and wait as the PC restarts
Windows® and continues the installation.
(You must be logged on with Administrator
rights.)
After restarting the computer, the Installation
Diagnostics will run automatically. If the
installation is unsuccessful, the installation
results window will be shown. If the
Installation Diagnostics shows a failure,
please follow the on-screen instruction or read
on-line help and FAQ’s in Start/Programs/
Brother/MFL-Pro Suite MFC-XXXX (where
XXXX is your model name).
The MFL-Pro Suite (including, Printer
driver and Scanner driver) has been
installed and the installation is now
complete.
Switch off and disconnect the machine from
the power socket.
2
Connect the network cable to the machine,
and then connect it to a free port on your
hub.
Put the supplied CD-ROM for Windows®
into your CD-ROM drive. If the model name
screen appears, choose your machine. If
the language screen appears, choose your
language.
6
The CD-ROM main menu will appear.
Click Install MFL-Pro Suite.
Plug in the power cord and turn on the
machine.
If this window does not appear, use Windows®
Explorer to run the setup.exe program from
the root folder of the Brother CD-ROM.
7
4
After reading and accepting the Presto!®
PageManager® 6 License Agreement, click
Yes.
Turn on your computer.
(For Windows® 2000 Professional/XP/
XP Professional x64 Edition/
Windows NT® 4.0, you must be logged on
with Administrator rights.) Close any
applications running before installing the
MFL-Pro Suite.
Before installation, if you are using Personal
Firewall software, disable it. Once you are
sure that you can print after the installation,
re-start your Personal Firewall software.
Network
Administrators
3
5
Windows®
Network
1
Installing the Drivers & Software
Make sure that you have finished the instructions from Step 1 “Setting Up
the machine” on pages 4 - 11.
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
Setting Up
the machine
For Network Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/NT/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
Continued ...
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For Network Interface Cable Users
(For Windows® 98/98SE/Me/NT/2000 Professional/XP/XP Professional x64 Edition)
8
When the Brother MFL-Pro Suite Software
License Agreement window appears, read
the agreement, then click Yes if you agree
to its terms.
This window will not appear if there is only one
of this Brother model connected on the
network, it will be selected automatically.
B
9
If the machine is not yet configured for use
on your network, the following screen
appears.
Click OK. The Configure IP Address
window will appear. Enter the IP address
information appropriate to your network by
following the on-screen instructions.
Choose Network Connection and then
click Next.
C
Click Finish to restart your computer.
(For Windows® 2000 Professional/XP/
XP Professional x64 Edition/
Windows NT® 4.0, you must be logged on
with Administrator rights.)
If you want to install the PS driver (Brother’s
BR-Script Driver), choose Custom Install and
then follow the on-screen instructions. When
the Select Components screen appears,
check PS Printer Driver, and then continue
following the on-screen instructions.
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The installation of the Brother drivers will
automatically start. The installation screens
appear one after another. Please wait, it will
take a few seconds for all the screens to
appear.
DO NOT try to cancel any of the
screens during this installation.
A
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If the machine is configured for your
network, select your machine from the list
and then click Next.
The MFL-Pro Suite (including Brother
Network Printer driver and Network
Scanner driver) has been installed and
the installation is now complete.
After restarting the computer, the Installation
Diagnostics will run automatically. If the
installation is unsuccessful, the installation
results window will be shown. If the
Installation Diagnostics shows a failure,
please follow the on-screen instruction or read
on-line help and FAQ’s in
Start/All Programs (Programs)/Brother/
MFL-Pro Suite MFC-XXXX (where XXXX is
your model name).
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2
3
4
5
Windows®
Network
Setting Up
the machine
■ For Network installations, the Repair
MFL-Pro Suite selection from the main
menu is not supported.
■ Network Scanning, Network Remote Setup,
Network PC-FAX Receiving are not
supported in Windows NT® 4.0.
■ For configuration of advanced network
functions such as LDAP, Scan to FTP and
Fax to Server, see the Software and
Network User’s Guides located on the
CD-ROM.
Network
Administrators
3 Click the Add button.
4 To add port 54925 for network scanning,
enter the information below:
1) In Description of service: - Enter
any description, for example
“Brother Scanner” (without the
inverted commas).
2) In Name or IP address (for
example 192.168.0.12) of the
computer hosting this service on
your network: - Enter “Localhost”
(without the inverted commas).
3) In External Port Number for this
service: - Enter “54925” (without the
inverted commas).
4) In Internal Port number for this
service: - Enter “54925” (without the
inverted commas).
5) Make sure UDP is selected.
6) Click OK.
5 Click the Add button.
6 To add port 54926 for Network PC-Fax,
enter the information below:
1) In Description of service: - Enter
any description, for example “Brother
PC-Fax” (without the inverted
commas).
2) In Name or IP address (for
example 192.168.0.12) of the
computer hosting this service on
your network: - Enter “Localhost”
(without the inverted commas).
3) In External Port Number for this
service: - Enter “54926” (without the
inverted commas).
4) In Internal Port number for this
service: - Enter “54926” (without the
inverted commas).
5) Make sure UDP is selected.
6) Click OK.
7 If you still have trouble with your network
connection, click the Add button.
8 To add port 137 for both network
scanning and Network PC-Fax receiving,
enter the information below:
1) In Description of service: - Enter
any description, for example “Brother
PC-Fax Receiving” (without the
inverted commas).
2) In Name or IP address (for
example 192.168.0.12) of the
computer hosting this service on
your network: - Enter “Localhost”
(without the inverted commas).
3) In External Port Number for this
service: - Enter “137” (without the
inverted commas).
4) In Internal Port number for this
service: - Enter “137” (without the
inverted commas).
5) Make sure UDP is selected.
6) Click OK.
9 Make sure if the new settings are added
and are checked, and then click OK.
Installing the Drivers & Software
• Once you are sure that you can print after the
installation, restart your Firewall software.
• Firewall settings on your PC may reject the
necessary network connection for Network
Scanning and PC-Fax.
Follow the instructions below to configure
your Windows Firewall. If you are using a
personal Firewall software, see the User’s
Guide for your software or contact the
software manufacturer.
• Windows® XP SP2 users:
1 Click the Start button, Control Panel
and then Windows Firewall.
Make sure that Windows Firewall on the
General tab is set to On.
2 Click the Advanced lab and
Settings...button.
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For USB Interface Cable Users
For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater
Make sure that you have finished the instructions from Step 1 “Setting Up
the machine” on pages 4 - 11.
For Mac OS® X 10.2.0 to 10.2.3 users,
upgrade to Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater. (For
the latest information for Mac OS® X, visit
http://solutions.brother.com)
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Switch off the machine and disconnect the
machine from the power socket (and from
the Macintosh®, if you have already
connected an interface cable).
2
3
Turn on your Macintosh®.
4
Double-click the MFL-Pro Suite.
Insert the supplied CD-ROM for Macintosh®
into your CD-ROM drive.
5
Follow the on-screen instructions, and
restart your Macintosh®.
6
After the Brother DeviceSelector window
appears, connect the USB interface cable to
your Macintosh® and then to the machine.
The Brother DeviceSelector window will not
appear if you have also connected a USB
interface cable to the machine before
restarting your Macintosh® or if you are
overwriting a previously installed version of
the Brother software. If you encounter this
problem continue with the installation but skip
Step 9. You should choose your Brother
machine from the Model pull-down list in the
main screen of ControlCenter2. (For details,
see the Software User’s Guide on CD-ROM.)
DO NOT connect the machine to a
USB port on a keyboard or a nonpowered USB hub.
Setting Up
the machine
Double-click the Utilities folder.
A
Double-click the Printer Setup Utility icon.
Plug in the power cord and turn on the
machine.
For Mac OS® X 10.2.x users, open Print
Center icon.
B
Choose USB and then click OK.
Macintosh
USB
®
8
Click Add.
Installing the Drivers & Software
7
0
For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 to 10.3.x users
➝ Go to C
Click GO, then choose Applications.
For Mac OS® X 10.4 users
➝ Go to D
Network
Administrators
9
Continued ...
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For USB Interface Cable Users
C
Choose USB.
D
Choose your model name, and then click
Add.
For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 to 10.3 users:
For Mac OS® X 10.4 or greater users:
E
Click Printer Setup Utility, then choose
Quit Printer Setup Utility.
The MFL-Pro Suite, driver and Brother
ControlCenter2 have been installed.
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F
To install Presto!® PageManager®, click the
Presto! PageManager icon and follow the
on-screen instructions.
Setting Up
the machine
For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater
Make sure that you have finished the instructions from Step 1 “Setting Up
the machine” on pages 4 - 11.
4
Double-click the MFL-Pro SUite.
5
Follow the on-screen instructions, and
restart your Macintosh®.
The Brother DeviceSelector window will not
appear if you have also connected a USB
interface cable to the machine before
restarting your Macintosh® or if you are
overwriting a previously installed version of
the Brother software. If you encounter this
problem continue with the installation skipping
Steps 9 to 11. You should then select your
Brother machine from the Model pull-down list
in the main screen of ControlCenter2. (For
details, see the software User’s Guide on CDROM.)
Insert the supplied CD-ROM for Macintosh®
into your CD-ROM drive.
7
Plug in the power cord and turn on the
machine.
Macintosh
Network
Turn on your Macintosh®.
After the Brother DeviceSelector window
appears, connect the network interface
cable to the machine, and then connect it to
a free port on your hub.
Network
Administrators
2
3
6
Installing the Drivers & Software
Switch off the machine and disconnect the
machine from the power socket and from
the Macintosh®.
®
1
Continued ...
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Step 2
Installing the Drivers & Software
For Network Interface Cable Users
8
Choose Network and then click OK.
9
If you want to use the Scan key on the
machine, you must check Register your
computer with the "Scan To" functions
at the machine box and enter a name you
want to use for your Macintosh® in Display
Name. The name you enter will appear on
the machine’s LCD when you press the
Scan key and choose a scan option. You
can enter any name up to 15 characters
long.
(For more information on network scanning,
see Chapter 10 of the Software User’s
Guide on the CD-ROM.)
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Click Browse.
A
Choose your model name, and then click
OK. Click OK again to close the Brother
DeviceSelector.
B
Click Go, then choose Applications.
C
Double-click the Utilities folder.
D
Double-click the Printer Setup Utility icon.
For Mac OS® X 10.2.x users, open Print
Center icon.
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Setting Up
the machine
Click Add.
H
For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 to 10.3.x users
➝ Go to F
The MFL-Pro Suite, Printer driver,
Scanner driver and ControlCenter2
have been installed.
For Mac OS® X 10.4 users
➝ Go to G
For configuration of advanced network
functions such as LDAP, Scan to FTP and Fax
to Server, see the Software and Network
User’s Guides located on the CD-ROM.
Make the selection shown below.
I
Choose your model name, and then click
Add.
For Mac OS® X 10.2.4 to 10.3 users:
Macintosh
Network
®
G
To install Presto!® PageManager®, click the
Presto! PageManager icon and follow the
on-screen instructions.
For Mac OS® X 10.4 or greater users:
Network
Administrators
F
Click Printer Setup Utility, then choose
Quit Printer Setup Utility.
Installing the Drivers & Software
E
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■ For Network Users and Administrators
BRAdmin Professional configuration utility
(For Windows® users)
The BRAdmin Professional utility for Windows® is designed to manage your Brother network
connected devices such as network-ready Multifunction devices and/or network-ready printers
in a Local Area Network (LAN) environment.
For more information on BRAdmin Professional and BRAdmin Light, go to
http://solutions.brother.com
Installing the BRAdmin Professional configuration utility
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1
Put the supplied CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive.
The opening screen will appear automatically.
Follow the on-screen instructions.
2
Click the Install Optional Applications icon on the main menu screen.
3
Click BRAdmin Professional and follow the on-screen instructions.
Windows®
USB
Double-click the new device.
Enter the IP Address, Subnet Mask and
Gateway, and then click the OK button.
5
The address information will be saved to the
machine.
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
4
Windows®
Parallel
The default password for the print server is
“access”. You can use BRAdmin
Professional or a web browser to change this
password.
Windows®
Network
For more information on network
administration, please see the Network
User’s Guide in the programs menu or go to
http://solutions.brother.com
Macintosh®
USB
Click Devices, then choose Search Active
Devices.
BRAdmin will search for new devices
automatically.
3
Macintosh®
Network
2
Start BRAdmin Professional, and select
TCP/IP.
Network
Administrators
1
Setting Up
the machine
Setting your IP Address, Subnet Mask and Gateway using BRAdmin
Professional
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BRAdmin Light configuration utility
(For Mac OS® X users)
The Brother BRAdmin Light software is a Java™ application that is designed for the Apple Mac
OS® X environment. It supports some of the features of the Windows BRAdmin Professional
software. For example, using the BRAdmin Light software, you can change some network
settings on Brother’s network ready printers and multifunction devices.
The BRAdmin Light software will be installed automatically when you install the MFL-Pro Suite.
If you have already installed the MFL-Pro Suite, you don’t have to install it again.
For more information on BRAdmin Light, visit us at http://solutions.brother.com.
Setting your IP address, Subnet Mask and Gateway using BRAdmin Light
■ If you have a DHCP/BOOTP/RARP server
in your network, you don’t have to do the
following operation. The print server will
automatically obtain its own IP address.
Make sure that version 1.4.1_07 or later of
Java™ client software is installed on your
computer.
■ The default password for the print server is
“access”. You can use BRAdmin Light to
change this password.
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2
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Double-click the Macintosh HD icon on
your desktop.
Choose Library, Printers, Brother and
then Utilities.
3
Double-click the BRAdminLight.jar file.
Run the BRAdmin Light software. BRAdmin
Light searches new devices automatically.
4
Double-click the new device.
5
Enter the IP Address, Subnet Mask and
Gateway, and then click OK.
6
The address information will be saved to the
printer.
■ Options and Consumables
Setting Up
the machine
Options
The machine has the following optional accessories. You can expand the capabilities of the
machine by adding these items.
Lower Tray Unit
Memory
Second lower paper tray unit expands total input capacity up
to 500 sheets.
Windows®
Parallel
Windows®
USB
LT-5300
You can expand the memory by installing a (144-pin DIMM)
memory module. For more details, see “Memory Board” in
Chapter B of the User’s Guide.
Windows
NT® 4.0
Parallel
Replacement Consumables
TN-3145 / TN-3185
Macintosh®
USB
DR-3115
Macintosh®
Network
Toner Cartridge
Network
Administrators
Drum Unit
Windows®
Network
When the time comes to replace consumables, an error message will be indicated on the LCD.
For more information about the consumables for your machine, visit
http://solutions.brother.com or contact your local Brother re-seller.
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Trademarks
The Brother logo is a registered trademark of Brother Industries, Ltd.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother Industries, Ltd.
Multi-Function Link is a registered trademark of Brother International Corporation.
Windows, Microsoft and Windows NT are registered trademarks of Microsoft in the U.S. and other countries.
Macintosh and True Type are registered trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc.
Postscript and Postscript Level 3 are registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated.
Presto! PageManager is a registered trademark of NewSoft Technology Corporation.
Each company whose software title is mentioned in this manual has a Software License Agreement specific to its
proprietary programs.
All other brand and product names mentioned in this manual are registered trademarks of their respective
companies.
Compilation and Publication
Under the supervision of Brother Industries, Ltd., this manual has been compiled and published, covering the
latest product descriptions and specifications.
The contents of this manual and the specifications of this product are subject to change without notice.
Brother reserves the right to make changes without notice in the specifications and materials contained herein and
shall not be responsible for any damages (including consequential) caused by reliance on the materials presented,
including but not limited to typographical and other errors relating to the publication.
This product is designed for use in a Professional Environment.
©2006 Brother Industries, Ltd. ©1998-2006 TROY Group, Inc.
©1983-2006 PACIFIC SOFTWORKS INC.
This product includes the “KASAGO TCP/IP” software developed by Elmic Systems, Inc. ALL RIGHTS
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