Easy Guidance for Brother HL-2270DW Setup

  • The first and foremost procedure to undergo after purchasing the Brother HL-2270DW printer is unboxing it.
  • Here, we offer simple and easy solutions to unbox your printer.
  • Firstly, find transparent tapes on the Brother printer box and remove them.
  • Once you tear the tapes, open the box.
  • You can find the Brother HL-2270DW setup and its components inside the carton.
  • Take out the packing materials from the Brother printer and keep them aside on a flat, clean surface.
  • Remove the Brother HL-2270DW printer from the box and place it on an even surface.
  • Peel off the orange-colored tapes from the Brother machine.
  • Since it is a compact printer, it requires less space on your desk.
  • Find protective materials inside the printer and remove them.
  • Set up all the components of the printer.
  • Once you configure the printer hardware, begin the software installation.
  • Make the connection of the Brother HL-2270DW printer and complete the unboxing process.
Brother HL-2270DW setup

Brother HL-2270dw Driver for Windows

The extension of the Brother HL-2270DW Driver is" .exe". You can also use the built-in software to install the printer driver on your computer.

Driver for HL-2270DW Windows

Brother hl 2270dw Driver Mac

The driver file extension of the Brother HL-2270DW setup is ".dmg or .pkg". Use the Apple Update software on your Mac device to computerize the printer software.

Driver for HL-2270DW Printer

How to Install Brother HL-2270DW Driver?

Brother HL-2270DW Driver
  • The installation procedure of the Brother HL-2270DW setup on the Mac and Windows OS of a computer or laptop varies.
  • Refer to the following steps for general instructions to install the Brother HL-2270DW machine software.
  • Locate the driver file in the folder where you have downloaded it.
  • Double-click the file and start the installation process.
  • Set your preferences and follow the prompts on the screen.
  • Configure the connection type and other settings based on the specifications of the Brother HL-2270DW printer and complete the installation process.

Brother HL-2270DW Wireless Setup Guidance

How to Connect Brother HL-2270DW Printer to Wifi Mac?

  • Firstly, connect your Brother HL-2270DW Setup to the network of your router by using the guidelines provided in the previous topic.
  • Install the Brother printer software on your Mac device.
  • Double-click the Start Here OSX driver file on your Mac system and begin the installation process.
  • Go through the instructions on the screen and complete the Wi-Fi connection on your Brother HL-2270DW printer and Mac device.

How to Connect Brother HL-2270DW Printer to Wifi without CD?

  • If you have a router in your home, it is easy to connect the Brother HL-2270DW setup without using a USB cable.
  • Firstly, enable the Wireless option on your printer.
  • Power up your router and make sure that it is working is properly.
  • Choose the network name of the router when displays on the printer’s panel.
  • Provide the network’s password when the system prompts and execute the wireless setup without using a USB cable.

How to find Brother HL-2270Dw WPS Pin?

  • Locate the Menu button on the control panel of the Brother HL-2270DW setup.
  • Use the arrow keys and select the Network option.
  • Select the WLAN option by using the navigation keys.
  • Choose the WPS w/PIN Code option using the arrow buttons as explained in the previous steps.
  • When the Network I/F Switched To Wireless message reads, tap OK.
  • Now the LCD of your Brother HL-2270DW printer displays an 8 digit number.

Where is the IP address on a Brother 2270dw printer?

  • Print a network configuration page of the Brother HL-2270DW setup and find the IP address on it.
  • You can also make use of related option on the control panel of the Brother printer to find its IP address.
  • Power up the Brother machine by force pressing its power button.
  • Tap the Menu button on the front panel of the machine.
  • Use the arrow keys and select the Networking option.
  • Search for the IP Address topic and find the IP address of your Brother HL-2270DW setup.

How to Print Envelopes on Brother HL-2270DW Printer?

  • Open the access cover found at the back of the Brother HL-2270DW setup.
  • Gently pull the green-colored levers. One lever to the left of the printer and the other to the right.
  • Raise the access cover of the manual feed slot.
  • Use both of your hands and slide the manual feed paper guides according to the width of the sheets that are going to be loaded in the paper tray.
  • Load one envelope in the manual feed slot. Make sure that the envelope should touch the paper feed roller.
  • Open the Brother HL-2270DW printer software on your computer. Set the print settings to print the loaded envelope.
  • Send your data for printing to the Brother machine.
  • Follow the instructions on the display and print the envelope.

How to Reset the Drum on a Brother HL-2270DW Printer?

  • Keep the access door of the Brother HL-2270DW setup opened.
  • Press and hold the Go button on the front panel of the machine until all the LEDs starts to flash.
  • Now release the Go button and close the access door which is opened previously.

How to get Brother HL-2270DW Printer Online?

  • Go to the Start menu on the display on your Windows computer or laptop.
  • Search for Devices and Printers and select it in the result list.
  • Right-click on the name and model of your Brother HL-2270DW setup.
  • Make sure that there is no tick mark near the Use Printer Offline option.
  • If the tick mark is present, click on the option and disable it.

Guide: Brother HL-2270DW Printer Factory Reset

  • Power off the Brother HL-2270DW printer by using its power button.
  • Ensure that the access door at the front of the printer is closed.
  • Also, check if the power cable of the Brother HL-2270DW printer is connected to the respective ports of the machine and power supply.
  • Press & hold the Go button and turn on the printer by using its power button.
  • Hold the Go button until all the light of the printer powers up, and the Ready light turns off.
  • Tap Go. Make sure that all the light turns off.
  • Press the Go button for 8 times.
  • Now all the LEDs of the Brother HL-2270DW setup powers on and indicates that the machine is reset to its factory default configurations.

Guide: Find Mac Address on HL-2270DW Printer

  • To find the Mac address of your Brother HL-2270DW machine, you need to print a Network Configuration report.
  • Find simple and quick steps below to print the Network Configuration report.
  • You can also check all the network settings in the report.
  • Press and hold the Go button on the front panel of the Brother HL-2270DW printer.
  • Release the Go button when the printer starts to print a Network Configuration page.
  • Read the report and find the mac address of the Brother HL-2270DW setup.

How to fix Brother HL-2270DW Error Light Flashing Issue?

  • Tap the Go button on the front panel of the Brother HL-2270DW printer.
  • Open the access door present at the front of the printer.
  • Take out the drum unit & toner cartridge from the Brother HL-2270DW printer.
  • Open the access door at the back of the printer.
  • Open the output tray of the Brother HL-2270DW setup.
  • Gently pull the tabs found at the left and right of the printer and open the access door of the fuser.
  • Wait for a few seconds and close the fuser door.
  • Also, close the access cover at the back.
  • Extend the duplex tray of the Brother HL-2270DW setup.
  • Reinsert the tray.
  • Re-fix the drum unit and toner cartridge of the machine.
  • Close the access door at the front which you have opened previously.
  • For more solutions for the error light flashing issue, call our technical experts.
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