Firmware Update Tool

Firmware Update Tool

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Step 1Check detail information.

TitleDescriptionLanguageRelease Date
(Firmware Version)
Firmware Update Tool
This tool updates your Brother machine firmware via the internet, by sending the firmware to your machine from the Brother internet server.
Update History
11/09/2014 Main: P
  • Improvement to help with the performance of the machine.

  • 27/06/2013 Main: M / Sub: 1.10 / Panel: E
  • Improvement to help with the performance of the machine.

  • 09/07/2012 Main: L
  • Improvement of print quality.
  • Improvement to product operation when sending or receiving a fax.
  • Improvement in recognizing the connection of the USB cable.

  • 14/05/2012 Main: K
  • Correction of issues that occur when turning on the machine after installing DIMM memory.

  • 05/04/2012 Main: J / Panel: H
  • Correction for issues which occur when using the Web Based Management.
  • Correction for issues occurring when using the IPv4 filtering function.
  • Improvement of user interface with Toner Low message.
  • Minor change of internal software control.
  • Improvement in speed of file transfer when using Scan to Network feature.

  • 10/11/2011 Main: H / Panel: G
  • Improved general print quality level.
  • This update may increase the toner cartridge page yield for low duty user.

  • 30/03/2011 Main: F / Sub: 1.10 / Panel: E
  • Toner fixing on paper has been improved.
  • Improvement of print quality when you print using the Direct Print feature.
  • Correction for when your Brother machine cannot scan the document when you choose Scan to PC.

  • 24/03/2011  
  • Addition of QWERTY keyboard to the touchscreen keyboard layout options.

  • 10/03/2011 Main: D / Panel: C
  • Corrects the issue that the print position is misaligned on the back of even-numbered pages when duplex copying.
  • Supported OS

    Windows 10 (32-bit), Windows 10 (64-bit), Windows 8.1 (32-bit), Windows 8.1 (64-bit), Windows 8 (32-bit), Windows 8 (64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit), Windows 7 (64-bit)

    How to identify the firmware version

    Click here to see how to identify the firmware version.

    Step 2Read before downloading.

    Notes before downloading
    • Please make sure that the machine you are going to update the firmware is not busy. Also, make sure that there is no data left in the machine memory when running the firmware update tool.
    • Please check the following on your computer.
      • Open Printer Properties and confirm that your printer is functioning correctly by printing a test page.
      • Please close all applications and TSR's.
      • If you are using a Windows XP SP2 Firewall or other Firewall software, disable it.
    • It is not possible to update the firmware unless the following conditions are met on your machine.
      • The machine is not calling or dialing FAX.
      • The machine is not scanning a document.
      • The machine is not copying / or in copy settings (copy mode, number of copies, etc..).
      • The machine is not in the Settings Menu.
      • The telephone line is not busy. Disconnect your telephone line (to prevent any incoming calls).
      • There's no error message on LCD panel.
      • If you are using a Macintosh computer, Printer Driver or CUPS Printer Driver must be installed.

    The following data will be deleted when you update the firmware.

    • Journal report data
    • Secured print data stored in the memory

    Step 3Read the End-User License Agreement (EULA).

    Agree to the EULA and Download