Brother MFC-8710DW Setup Assistance

  • Open the Brother MFC-8710DW printer carton carefully.
  • Once you open the box, the printer and its components are found inside it.
  • The components are the drum unit, installer CD-ROM, AC power cable, telephone cable, and quick setup guide.
  • Take off the packing materials of the Brother MFC-8710DW Setup.
  • Load print media in the paper tray.
  • Set up the power and fax cable.
  • Execute the connection between your Brother machine and computer.
Brother MFC-8710DW Setup

Brother MFC-8710DW Driver Download

The driver is used to execute the functions of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup from your computer or laptop. Use the Driver Download button below to computerize the printer software on your computer.

Driver for Windows

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Driver for Mac

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Brother MFC-8710DW Manual Download

Use the manual for the Brother MFC-8710DW setup to avail guidelines to set up and execute its functions. Make use of the Manual Download button below to download the soft copy of the manual.

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Brother MFC-8710DW Driver Installation

  • Once you download the software for the Brother MFC-8710W setup, install the driver.
  • You can enjoy the functions of the printer from your computer after installing it.
  • The instructions to install the Brother MFC-8710W printer driver varies based on the OS version of your computer or laptop.
  • Double-click the driver file that you have computerized on your computer.
  • Follow the prompts on the screen and complete the installation process.

How to Replace Toner in Brother MFC-8710DW?

  • Open the access cover at the front of the Brother MFC-8710DW printer by using its release button.
  • Take out the drum unit from the machine.
  • Gently press the green-colored tab and remove the toner cartridge from the printer.
  • Remove a new toner cartridge from its bag.
  • Take off the orange-colored plastic material from the cartridge.
  • Fix the cartridge into the drum unit.
  • Re-fix the drum unit into the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.

How to Scan on Brother MFC-8710DW Printer?

  • Load your document for scanning on the scanner glass or document feeder of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.
  • Tap the Scan button. Select the Scan To PC option by using the arrow keys.
  • Choose File by using the directional buttons and tap OK.
  • Set the Scan configurations.
  • Use the arrow buttons to select the Start Scan option.
  • Finally, tap Start and begin the scanning process.

How to Reset Drum on Brother MFC-8710DW?

  • Drum counter of the Brother MFC-8710DW printer can be reset after replacing the drum unit.
  • Tap the Clear button at the front panel of the Brother MFC-8729DW machine with front access door open.
  • When the Replace Drum? question displays on the screen, tap the up arrow button to select Yes.
  • Once the LCD of the printer displays Accepted, close the access cover at the front of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.

How to Reset Brother MFC-8710DW Printer?

  • Tap the Menu, 0 and 6 buttons on the control panel of the Brother MFC-8710DW printer at the same time.
  • Use the arrow keys to select the Reset option.
  • Tap OK.
  • Press 1 for 2 times.
  • Wait until the Brother MFC-8710DW setup resets and restarts by itself.
  • Finally, tap the Stop/Exit button.

How to Clear Fax Memory on Brother MFC-8710DW?

  • Locate the Menu button on the front panel of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup and tap it.
  • Select Fax Remove Fax Opt Fwd/Page/Store or Forward/Store.
  • Choose Off by using the up or down arrow button.
  • Tap the OK or Menu/Set button.
  • When the Erase All Fax (Doc) question appears on the screen, tap 1.
  • Tap the Stop/Exit button.

How to Clean Brother MFC-8710DW Printer?

Clean the Brother MFC-8710DW setup regularly to avoid any issues with it. Make use of a lint-free cloth to clean the machine. You can also use a wet cloth to clean the printer components like the toner cartridge and drum unit. Use distilled water or glass cleaner to wet the cloth.

Guide: Brother MFC-8710DW Printerhead Clean

  • The print head cleaning process can be executed by cleaning the drum unit of the Brother MFC-8710DW machine.
  • Ensure that the Brother machine is in the Ready mode.
  • Tap the Menu, 6 and 6 buttons one by one.
  • Press the Start button. Now the printer prints the drum dot check sheet.
  • Leave the machine idle for 12 minutes and turn it off.
  • Pull the access cover at the front by using its release button.
  • Remove the drum unit with toner cartridge from the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.
  • Push the green-colored lock lever & remove the toner cartridge from the drum unit.
  • Keep the drum unit upside down on the drum dot check sheet.
  • Check for a mark on the sheet and clean the respective place on the drum unit by using a cotton cloth.
  • After cleaning the drum unit, fix the removed toner cartridge in it.
  • Re-fix the drum unit and close the front access cover.
  • Close the access cover and power up the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.

Brother Printer MFC-8710DW Troubleshooting Guidance

Troubleshooting the issues with the Brother MFC-8710DW printer is not rocket science. Reach our technical experts and avail quick solutions to fix any problems with the printer. Below given topics include the solutions for some common problems of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.

Fix: Brother MFC-8710DW Printer Offline

  • The Brother MFC-8710DW printer may go offline at times.
  • Inspect the link between your Brother machine and computer.
  • If you are using a network of a router to connect the devices, make sure that the Brother MFC-8710DW printer and computer are connected to the same router.
  • When you use a cable to link the devices, make sure that the cord is plugged to the respective ports of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup and computer.

Solved: Fuser Error on Brother MFC-8710DW Printer

  • Hold the power button of the Brother MFC-8710DW machine.
  • Disconnect the AC power cord of the machine.
  • Wait for 30 seconds. Reconnect the power cord.
  • Press & hold the power button and turn on the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.
  • When the panel of the printer displays Ready, the fuser error issue is solved.

Solve: Brother MFC-8710DW Printer Fuzzy Print

  • Ensure that the toner cartridge and drum unit of the Brother MFC-8710DW machine is functioning properly.
  • Clean the drum unit and toner cartridge of the Brother machine by using a cotton swab.
  • Check the print alignment of the Brother MFC-8710DW setup.
  • Examine if the input tray of the printer is loaded with suitable sheets.
  • For more solutions to fix the fuzzy printing issue with the Brother MFC-8710DW machine, call our techies.

Brother MFC-8710DW Paper Jam Guidance

  • Extend the paper tray of the Brother MFC-8710DW machine and take it out.
  • Check for any jammed sheets in the tray and remove them.
  • Re-fix the paper tray.
  • Remove the drum unit from the printer after opening its access cover.
  • Look for any jammed sheets inside the printer.
  • Now you have to remove the toner cartridge from the drum unit. Check for any paper jams and re-fix the cartridge.
  • Fix the drum unit back into the Brother MFC-8710DW setup and close the access cover.
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