Linux Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Installing Brother MFC-J425DW Printer Drivers
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with Brother MFC-J425DW All-in-One Color Photo Printer, Scanner and Fax for Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet i386/amd64 GNU+Linux.
Included inside the Article a Link to Guide about Get Started Scanning on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Linux.
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Download Brother MFC-J425DW Printer Linux DriverBrother ‘Driver Install Tool’
Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp
Or from Command Line:
gunzip -c $HOME/Downloads/linux-brprinter-installer*.gz > /tmp/linux-brprinter-installer
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-J425DW Drivers
When Prompted Insert the Brother Printer Model ‘MFC-J425DW‘!
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:
Last to Achieve the SuperUser session:
Get Started Scanning on UbuntuGNU/Linux Scanning Quick Start Guide
Getting-Started Faxing with Brother MFC-J425DW on UbuntuBrother MFC-J425DW Fax Quick Start