How to Install
Download the driver.
Login as a superuser (or use "sudo" option if required) .
Check if pre-required procedures are completed
For Debian, Ubuntu
Install the driver.
- Turn on your MFC/DCP and connect the USB cable.
- Open the terminal and go to the directory where the driver is.
Install the scanner driver.
Command (for dpkg) : dpkg -i --force-all (scanner-drivername)
Check if the driver is installed.
Command (for dpkg) : dpkg -l | grep Brother
For USB Users:
Use your scanning application by a superuser and try a test scan.
Use your usb-connectrd scanner by a normal user
For Network Users:
***Use brsaneconfig (for brscan models), brsaneconfig2 (for brscan2 models), brsaneconfig3 (for brscan3 models), brsaneconfig4 (for brscan4 models) or brsaneconfig5 (for brscan5 models) accordingly.
Add network scanner entry
Command : brsaneconfig4 -a name=(name your device) model=(model name) ip=xx.xx.xx.xx
Confirm network scanner entry
Command : brsaneconfig4 -q | grep (name of your device)
Open a scanner application and try a test scan.
Please refer the FAQ pages also for other information.
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