Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installing Brother MFC-J470DW Printer Drivers
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with Brother MFC-J470DW All-in-One Inkjet Printer, Scanner and Fax for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Linux.
Included inside the Article a Link to Guide about Get Started Scanning on Ubuntu Linux.
Download Brother MFC-J470DW Printer Linux DriverBrother ‘Driver Install Tool’ for Ubuntu
Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp
Or from Command Line:
gunzip -c $HOME/Downloads/linux-brprinter-installer*.gz > /tmp/linux-brprinter-installer
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Give Execution Permission.
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
chmod +x linux-brprinter-installer*
Installing Brother Printer MFC-J470DW Drivers
When Prompted Insert the Brother Printer Model ‘MFCJ470DW‘!
Then the Installer will Provide Automatically to Download and Install the Printer and potentially also the Scanner Drivers…
Again following the CLI wizard, 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 Username & Pass
Select the Protocol and Continue…
For Help see Instructions on:
Finally, Go to System Settings and Add Printer
Getting-Started Faxing with Brother MFC-J470DW on UbuntuBrother MFC-J470DW Fax Quick Start
Get Started Scanning on UbuntuGNU/Linux Scanning Quick Start Guide