How-to Install Brother MFC-J430W Printer Drivers & Quick-Start Scanning on Ubuntu Linux-GNU Easy Guide

June 20th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installing Brother MFC-J430W Printer Drivers




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started Printing, Scanning and Faxing with Brother MFC-J430W All-in-One Inkjet Printer on Ubuntu Linux+GNU 32-64bit Desktop.

Included inside the Article a Link to Guide about Getting-Started Scanning on Ubuntu Linux.

Install Brother MFC-J430W Printer Drivers on Ubuntu - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ubuntu Install Brother MFC-J430W Printer Drivers - Featured
  2. Download Brother MFC-J430W Printer Linux Driver:

    Brother ‘Driver Install Tool’ for Ubuntu
  3. Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installing Brother MFC-J430W Printer Drivers - Archive Extraction

    Or from Command Line:

    gunzip -c $HOME/Downloads/linux-brprinter-installer*.gz > /tmp/linux-brprinter-installer
  4. Give Execution Permission

    cd /tmp
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    chmod +x linux-brprinter-installer*
  5. Installing Brother Printer MFC-J430W Drivers

    ./linux-brprinter-installer*

    When Prompted Insert the Brother Printer Model ‘MFCJ430W‘!
    Ubuntu Install Brother MFC-J430W Printer Drivers - 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 Faxing with Brother MFC-J430W on Ubuntu:

    Brother MFC-J430W Fax Quick-Start
  8. Getting-Started Scanning on Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu Scanner Quick-Start

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