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TitleDescriptionLanguageRelease Date
(Firmware Version)
Firmware Update Tool
This tool updates your Brother machine main firmware via the internet, by sending the firmware to your machine from the Brother internet server.
Update History
03/26/2020 Main: T
  • Fix software bugs.

  • 01/24/2019 Main: S
  • Fix software bugs.

  • 08/23/2018 Main: R
  • Fix software bugs.
  • Default password is added to Web Based Management. (The default password is validated after resetting the network setting)

  • 08/20/2015 Main: P
  • Fix software bugs.
  • Improve the displaying of the message when documents are placed in the ADF BHM13 (Automatic Document feeder).

  • 05/14/2015 Main: N
  • Corrects a color fax transmission issue.
  • Improvement to 1200dpi grayscale scanning.

  • 12/04/2014 Main: M
  • Fix software bugs.
  • Adds support for Mopria™.

  • 08/28/2014 Main: L
  • Improves the ability of the machine to recognize when paper is placed in the manual feed slot.
  • Adds support for Mopria™.

  • 06/05/2014 Main: K
  • Improvement to help with the performance of the machine.

  • 03/27/2014 Main: H
  • Improvement to help with the performance of the machine.
  • Corrects the issue that "Wrong Tray Setting″ being displayed on the LCD even though the tray setting is correct.When printing with inkjet paper (A3/A4/Ledger) setting from PC.

  • 03/13/2014 Main: G
  • Correction of issues for paper feeding control from tray 2 when printing on A3 paper.

  • 02/27/2014 Main: F
  • Improves the photo quality when printing from some media.

  • 11/28/2013 Main: E
  • Quiet Mode reduces printing noise by reducing the paper feed speed.
  • Correction of the issue that copying remains on the screen.

  • 11/14/2013 Main: D
  • Change to the displayed message when a paper jam occurs.
  • Print quality improvement in Best mode.
  • Reduce noise while loading paper when printing from PC.
  • Improvement of the issue that straight line is distorted slightly.
  • Supported OS

    macOS (10.15), macOS (10.14), macOS (10.13), macOS (10.12), OS X (10.11), OS X (10.10)

    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.
      • FAX receive data does not exists in the memory of the machine. For instructions on how to check your memory is clear, please refer to the 'User's Guide'.
      • FAX send data does not exists in the memory of the machine (timer sending job or retry job).
      • There is no ICM (Incoming Message) voice data. For instructions on how to clear ICM, please refer to the 'User's Guide'.
      • 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..).
      • There are no Media cards inserted into the machine.
      • 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

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

    Agree to the EULA and Download