Brother HL-l2380dw Wireless Setup Guide
Brother HL-l2380dw wireless printer is an outstanding printer that prints sharp, professional black and white pages of about 2400 x 600dpi resolutions. Moreover, it also permits efficient quality color scanning. To enjoy its impressive features, you need to set it up and use it wirelessly.
If you don’t know how to setup Brother HL-L2380DW wireless, then follow this guide till the end.
How to Set Up Brother HL-l2380dw Wirelessly?
Before moving any further, make sure to keep a USB 2.0 cable (not longer than 2 meters) with you. Apart from that, you should know your SSID and Network key which is usually located at the back of the router. Read the Setup guide carefully to perform this process successfully.
Step 1: Unpack the Machine and Verify the Components
Open the seals and tapes from the printer box one by one and then open the box eventually. Go through the components provided with the package and verify whether they are accurate or not.
Usually, it involves a drum unit, AC power cable, toner cartridge, telephone line cord, setup guide, safety guide, user guide, and an installation CD. Remove all the protective materials present inside as well as outside the printer.
Step 2: Install the Drum Unit and Toner Cartridge Assembly
Unpack the drum units and Toner cartridge assembly simultaneously and scatter the toner by moving it slowly side by side. Settle both the drum unit and toner cartridges inside the printer and close its cover.
Step 3: Add Paper Within the Paper Tray
Draw out the paper tray from the printer and press the green paper guide. Release the lever and move the paper guides to fit the paper of your desired size. Fan the paper precisely to avoid any paper jamming and insert it carefully inside the printer tray. Once done, insert the paper tray back.
Step 4: Print a Test Page
Connect the Power cord with the power outlet and then with the printer. Now, turn on the printer and press the Go button. The printer will now print a test page for you. Make sure to check for its quality precisely.
Step 5: Driver Installation and Wireless Network Configuration
To install the driver, you need to insert the installation CD-ROM within the system and select your printer model number and language accordingly. Once done, click on Install Printer Driver and agree to the license agreement by clicking Yes. Besides, you can also install the driver by reaching their official website.
Now, before starting the WiFi setup, you will need your Network name and password (SSID and Network Key). Thus, make sure to keep it with you and then start the setup procedure.
Within the Control Panel, tap on Settings and then click on All Settings. Now, tap on Network>WLAN>Setup Wizard. Turn on the Wireless Network option and wait for the printer to locate your network. Once it does, it will display their name.
Make use of arrows to select your routers’ Network name and then tap on Ok. Insert the Network name and password key, once prompted to do so. In doing so, Brother HL-L2380DW will try to connect with the network of your router. After getting connected successfully, your LCD will start flashing. This marks the ends for Brother hl-l2380dw setup (wireless).