How-to Getting-Started with Brother Fax on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32-64bit Easy Guide

December 2nd, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Brother Fax Quick-Start for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS



The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-step How-to Install the Brother Fax Driver Software and Getting-Started Sending Fax on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS i386/amd64 Desktop.

Following the Instructions then You’ll be Able to Send Faxes from the Ubuntu Command Line Shell Terminal Emulator.



Brother Fax Quick-Start on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  1. Download Brother LPR PC-FAX Driver for Ubuntu:

    Brother LPR PC-FAX Driver
  2. Open Terminal Window
    Ctr+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Getting-Started with Brother Fax on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  3. Installing Brother Fax Driver

    sudo su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
    sudo su -c "gdebi ./brmfcfaxlpd-1.0.0-1.i386.deb"
    sudo if [ ! -d "/var/spool/lpd" ]; then mkdir /var/spool/lpd; fi
  4. Quick-Start Faxing

    • Set a fax number

      sudo nano /usr/local/Brother/inf/brFAXrc

      Input the fax_number=[12345678]
      Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano Editor :)

    • Sending a FAX from Command Line

      lpr -P BRFAX [/path/2/myFilename]
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