How to Install Brother Printer Driver on Fedora Step by Step

February 3rd, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Brother Printer Driver Fedora




Welcome Fedora User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Brother Printer Driver in Fedora 32/64bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

And to Install Brother Printer on Fedora is quick and easy because it’s enough to Download and Run the Brother Drivers Installer script.

Finally included inside the Article a Link to Guide about Getting-Started Scanning on Fedora Linux.

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  1. Download the Brother Printer Driver Installer for Linux:

    Brother Printer .gz Installer
  2. Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver Fedora - Archive Extraction

    Or from Command Line:

    gunzip -c $HOME/Downloads/linux-brprinter-installer*.gz > /tmp/linux-brprinter-installer
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

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  4. Give Execution Permission

    cd $HOME/Downloads
    su -c "chmod +x linux-brprinter-installer*"
  5. Installing Brother Printer Drivers

    su -c ./linux-brprinter-installer*

    When Prompted Insert Your Brother Printer Model!
    How to Install Brother Printer Driver Fedora - Terminal
    Then the Installer will Provide Automatically to Download and Install the Printer and eventually also the Scanner Drivers…
    When Prompted about a Device URI:

    • For a USB Connection Simply Enter “n”!
    • For a Network Shared Connection Setup Go to:

      http://localhost:631/printers/

      Select the Printer
      Select “Modify Printer”
      Enter Your sudo User Name & Pass
      Select the Protocol and Continue…
      For Help see Instructions on:

      http://localhost:631/help/network.html

    Last to Achieve the SuperUser session:

    exit
  6. Finally Go to Sytem Settings and Add Printer

  7. Getting-Started Brother Scanning on Fedora:

    Fedora Brother Scanner Quick-Start

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