How to Install Brother Printer Driver MX Linux 17

March 30th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Brother Printer Driver MX Linux 17

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Brother Printer Driver for MX Linux 17 32/64-bit Desktop.

And the Brother Printer MX Linux 17 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 MX Linux.

How to Install Brother Printer Driver MX Linux 17 - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    Right-Click on Desktop & Select Open Terminal Here
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver MX Linux 17 - Open Terminal

  2. Download the Brother Printer Driver Installer for MX Linux:

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

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver MX Linux 17 - 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 chmod +x linux-brprinter-installer*
  5. Installing Brother Printer Drivers

    sudo ./linux-brprinter-installer*

    When Prompted Insert Your Brother Printer Model!
    How to Install Brother Printer Driver MX Linux 17 - 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 MX Linux:

    MX Linux Scanner Quick-Start

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