Getting Started with Brother MFC-J425DW Fax on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid 32-64bit Linux-GNU Easy Guide

June 21, 2015 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

Brother MFC-J425DW Fax Quick Start for Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid

The Tutorial shows you Step-by-step How to Getting-Started Faxing with Brother MFC-J425DW Printer on Linux Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet i386/amd64 GNU+Linux.

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Step-by-step – Epson Printer Utility Ubuntu 20.04 Installation Guide
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Getting-Started with Brother MFC-J425DW Fax on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Featured
  2. Download Brother LPR PC-FAX Driver for Ubuntu

    Brother LPR PC-FAX Driver
  3. Installing Brother MFC-J425DW Fax Driver

    sudo su -c "apt-get install gdebi"

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    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 :)

    • Send a FAX

      lpr -P BRFAX /[path/2/myFilename]
  5. Get Started Scanning on Ubuntu

    GNU/Linux Scanning Quick Start Guide

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