How to Install Brother Printer Driver on Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic

December 16, 2018 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing

  1. 4. Installing

    Then to Install Brother Printer Driver
    First Access the Target:

    cd $HOME/Downloads

    Check the Script is there with:

    ls | grep brprinter

    (But if downloaded with Firefox it may instead into the /tmp/mozilla* directory)
    Then give Execution Permission:

    chmod +x linux-brprinter-installer*

    Finally, to Install Brother Printer & Scanner Drivers:

    sudo ./linux-brprinter-installer*

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    When Prompted Insert Your Brother Printer Model!
    How to Install Brother Printer Driver in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Terminal
    Then the Installer will Provide Automatically to Download and Install the Printer and potentially also the Scanner Drivers…
    When Prompted about a Device URI:

  2. 5. Installing Printer

    Finally, Go to Add Printer
    First, Open Ubuntu Settings:

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic  Open Settings

    Simply Hit ‘Cmd’/’Win’ and Search for ‘Settings’.

    And then Add Printer to Ubuntu Desktop:

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic  Ubuntu Settings Devices

    And Press the Add Printer Button:

    How to Install Brother Printer Driver in Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic  Add Printer

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