How to Install Brother Printer Driver on Fedora 26 Step by Step

October 22, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Brother Printer Driver Fedora 26

Welcome Fedora 26 User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Brother Printer Driver in Fedora 26 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

And to Install Brother Printer on Fedora 26 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 26 Linux.

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  1. Download the Brother Printer Driver Installer for Linux:

    Brother Printer .gz Installer

    First Choose Driver Install Tool
    Then Select the Language: English or English (China)
    The Driver Installation Script is the Same for All Brother Printers

  2. Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver Fedora 26 - 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 26 - 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
  6. Finally Go to System Settings and Add Printer

  7. Getting-Started Brother Scanning on Fedora 26:

    Fedora Brother Scanner Quick-Start

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