How to Install Brother Printer Driver CentOS 7 GNU/Linux

March 30th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Brother Printer Driver CentOS 7

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Brother Printer Driver for CentOS 7 32/64-bit GNU/Linux KDE4/Gnome Desktop.

And the Brother Printer CentOS 7 Installation is Easy and it involves only the execution of some Basic Shell Command.

Finally, included inside the article you find instructions about How to Getting-Started Brother Scanning on CentOS Linux.

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  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver CentOS 7 GNU/Linux - Open Terminal
  2. Download the Brother Printer Driver Installer for CentOS:

    Brother Printer .gz Installer
  3. Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver CentOS 7 GNU/Linux - Archive Extraction

    Or from Command Line:

    gunzip -c $HOME/Downloads/linux-brprinter-installer*.gz > /tmp/linux-brprinter-installer
  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 CentOS 7 GNU/Linux - 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 Scanning on CentOS Linux:

    CentOS Scanner Quick-Start

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