Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup Guidance

The Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer performs functions like printing, scanning, copying, and faxing. This page includes complete guidelines to execute the functions of the Brother printer. You can also find quick guidelines to set up the hardware and software of the Brother MFC-L8900CDW machine. Even our technical experts are here to fix any issues that arise with the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup. You can also avail a suitable driver for the Brother printer on this site for free.

Brother MFC L8600CDW Printer Unboxing Steps

  • Find the tapes on the Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer carton and remove them.
  • Open the carton and find the printer and its components like the drum unit, power cable, toner cartridge, drum unit, telephone cord, and manual inside it.
  • "Take" all the packing materials from the Brother MFC-L86000CDW machine.
  • Load suitable sheets in the input tray of the Brother printer.
  • Execute the power connection by using the power cord provided in the printer box.
  • Set up the driver for the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup.
  • Connect the printer to your computer and complete the unboxing setup.
Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup

Brother MFC-L8600CDW Driver Download

Avail the driver for the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup from this website for free. Go to the Driver Download page and get the driver and manual on your computer. The manual has the guidelines to set up the printer and also has troubleshooting solutions to solve any issues with it.

Brother MFC-L8600CDW Wireless Setup

The wireless setup is used to connect the Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer so easily. Refer to the following steps in the following topic on how to connect the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup.

How to Connect Brother MFC-L8600CDW Printer?

How to Reset Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup?

  • Tap Settings on the LCD of the Brother machine.
  • "Select" All Settings. Swipe to view Display Initial Setup.
  • Tap Initial Setup.
  • Select the Reset option.
  • Choose All Settings or Factory Reset.
  • Now the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine resets to its default settings.

How to Reset Drum On Brother MFC-L8600CDW?

  • Tap the Cancel (X) button on the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine’s panel.
  • Select Settings All Settings.
  • Choose the Machine Info. option and tap Reset Menu.
  • Select Drum.
  • Read the message on the display and tap Yes.

How to Reset Toner On Brother MFC-L8600CDW?

  • Open the access cover found at the front of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine.
  • Hold the * (Star) key for 5 seconds.
  • The Toner menu displays on the screen.
  • Select the name of the toner which you need to reset.
  • Tap Yes. Close the access cover at the front of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW setup.

Brother MFC-L8600CDW Printer Scan to Email

  • Locate the scanner glass of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer and keep your document on it for scanning.
  • Locate the Scan button and select it on the front panel of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer.
  • Swipe and select To E-mail Server. Tap OK.
  • Now the To E-mail Server icon swipes to the middle of the LCD. Press OK.
  • Provide the email address to which you need to send your scanned document using the Address Book or Manual option.
  • Tap OK. Press Start to begin the scanning process.

How to Replace Brother MFC-L8600CDW Toner?

  • Ensure that Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer is turned on.
  • Pull the access cover and open it.
  • You have to remove the toner cartridge along with the drum unit assembly from the Brother printer.
  • Gently push the green-colored lock lever and remove the toner cartridge from the drum unit.
  • Hope you have bought a new toner cartridge from the manufacturer’s store to replace the old one.

Quick Steps for Brother MFC-L8600CDW Scan to Network

  1. On the Basic Settings screen of your Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup, tap the Settings icon.
  2. Go to All Settings. Scroll down and select Print Reports.
  3. Again scroll down and select Network configuration. Tap Yes.
  4. The Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine prints a network configuration report.
  5. Note down the IP address printed on the report.
  6. Create a new folder on your computer.
  7. Right-click on the folder and select Properties.
  8. Click the Sharing tab & select the Share button.
  9. Note the Network path by copying and pasting it in the NotePad application.
  • Open a Web Browser on your computer. Type the IP address of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup in the search field. Tap Enter on the keyboard of your computer or laptop.
  • Type the passkey of your Brother machine in the Login field if you have secured the printer with a password.
  • Go to the Scan tab and select Scan To FTP/SFTP/Network SharePoint.
  • Click the Radio button present near Network.
  • Select Scan To FTP/SFTP/Network SharePoint Profile on the left pane and set the Profile configurations.
  • Provide the copied network path in the Network Folder Path field.
  • Tap Submit and press Yes.
  • Start scanning to your network folder.

How to Clean Brother MFC-L8600CDW Printer?

  • Tap the Settings icon found on the front panel of your Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine.
  • Choose All Settings. Use the directional buttons to view the Print Reports option.
  • Select Print Reports.
  • Make the panel to view Drum Dot Print by using the arrow button and select it.
  • Now the panel displays Press [OK].
  • Tap the OK button.
  • Now the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine will print the Drum Dot Check Sheet.
  • Hold the power button and power off the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup.
  • Gently press the access cover release button at the front of the machine.
  • Pull the access door and open it.
  • Pull the drum unit by using its blue-colored handle.
  • You can find a blue-colored lock lever at the left of the printer.
  • Gently turn the lever to its release position.
  • Remove the drum unit by lifting it.
  • You can use the blue-colored handles of the drum unit to lift it.
  • Hold the handles of the toner cartridges & remove them from the drum unit.
  • Turn over the drum unit and make sure that the drum unit gears are on the left side.
  • Check for any marks on the drum unit rollers.
  • If there are any marks, wipe them by using a cotton swab moistened in glass cleaner or distilled water.
  • Turn the drum unit back to its position by using its handles.
  • Insert the toner cartridges into the drum unit.
  • Put the drum unit into the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup.
  • Use the lock levers and fix the drum unit.
  • Close the access cover at the front.

Brother MFC-L8600CDW Printer Troubleshooting Guidance

Troubleshooting is the process of fixing any problems with the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine. Find solutions for the paper jam and toner issues of the Brother machine. You can also call our technical experts and avail more solutions to fix the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup issue.

How to fix Brother MFC-L8600CDW Paper Jam issue?

  1. Ensure that the Brother MFC-L8600CDW printer is placed on a flat surface.
  2. Check for any jammed materials inside the printer and remove them.
  3. Pull the paper tray of the printer and examine if there are any paper jams.
  4. Check all the parts of the printer and remove the jammed sheets if any.
  5. Make sure that the paper tray of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine is loaded with compatible sheets.
  6. For more guidance to solve the paper jam issue of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW setup, call our technical experts.

How to fix Brother MFC-L8600CDW Toner Error?

  • Pull the access cover at the front of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW machine.
  • Hold the star (*) button for more than 6 seconds.
  • Now the Toner menu displays on the panel.
  • Choose the toner of the Brother MFC-L8600CDW Setup which you need to replace.
  • Tap Yes to reset the toner cartridge which you have selected.
  • Reset all the toner cartridges in the same way as explained in the previous steps.
  • Close the access cover and check if the issue is solved.
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