DCP-J925DW

FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Use the NewSoft CD Labeler software on a Windows computer.

Your Brother machine can print directly onto printable disc media, including CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW, or Blu-ray Disc.

You can use the NewSoft CD Labeler software to make a disc label on your Windows computer. You can then print the label onto a printable disc.

 

Only use the Brother-supplied disc-printing software to print onto a CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW, or Blu-ray Disc. Printing from other applications can stain the inside of your Brother machine..

 

 

- To make a label on a Windows computer, click here.

 

- To print onto a disc from a Windows computer, refer to the solution: Print an image from my Windows computer onto a printable disc.

 

Making a label

 

To use the NewSoft CD Labeler software to make a label that you can print onto a printable disc, follow these steps:

 

If you have already started the NewSoft CD Labeler software, go to STEP2.

 

 

  1. Start the NewSoft CD Labeler software by doing one of the following:
     

    - Double-click the NewSoft CD Labeler shortcut on your desktop.

     

    - (Windows 8 / 8.1)

    1. On the Start screen, click DownArrow. If DownArrow is not on the Start screen, right-click somewhere on an empty spot, and then click, All Apps from the bar.
    2. Click NewSoft CD Labeler.

     

     

    - (Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows 7 and Windows 10)
    Click Start => (All Programs or All apps) => NewSoft CD Labeler.

     

  2. You will see the following screen with several options:

    - Learn the Basics: Open the Help menu to learn how to use NewSoft CD Labeler.

     

    - Open an existing document: Open a saved project.

     

    - Select a Standard CD template: Clear the check box to prevent the Home Screen from appearing the next time you open NewSoft CD Labeler.

     

    - Start program: Open the screen with the Standard CD template gallery.

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  3. Click Start Program.
     
  4. Click a button in the Disc Type Panel(A) to choose a label type.
     

    - You can start with a blank slate image or choose templates for data discs image, music discs image, or video discs image.

     

    These instructions will explain how to create a label using the data disc template.

     

    The steps will differ slightly if you use the blank slate, music disc, or video disc template.

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  5. Click a label template in the Template Gallery (B).

     

    - You can click on the bar under the images and slide it left and right to show additional images.

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  6. Click Apply.
     
  7. The Editing window will appear.
     
  8. Click Label Size Settings to configure the label size.
     
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  9. Configure the Outer Diameter and Inner Diameter.
     
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    Refer to your printable disc's packaging for the outer and inner diameter measurements.

     

     

     

  10. Click OK.
     
  11. Customise the template by adding or modifying the title, text, and image.

     

    - If you want to modify the title, click here.

     

    - If you want to modify the text, click here.

     

    - If you want to add images, click here.

     

    Modifying the title

     

    1. Double-click the title.
       
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    2. Type the title in the Caption dialog box.

       

      - You can change the style of the text by selecting the options.

       

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    3. Click OK.

     

    Modifying the text

     

    1. Double-click the text.
       
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    2. Type the text in the Text dialog box.

       

      - You can change the style of the text by selecting the options.

       

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    3. Click OK.

     

     

    If you want to add a title or text box, click Caption image or Text image on the toolbar. The dialog box will open and you can add a title or text.

     

     

     

    Adding images to your label

     

    You can add images to your label by clicking Import image or Acquire image.

     

    - Import image allows you to put an image from your hard drive onto your label.

     

    The Open dialog box will appear so that you can browse for the image in your files. The imported image will appear in the middle of your label. You can move it or resize it as you see fit.

     

    - Acquire image allows you to get an image from a scanner or digital camera for your label.

     

    You can select the scanner or digital camera by clicking File => Select Source. The acquired image will appear in the middle of your label. You can move it or resize it as you see fit.

     

  12. You can now print the completed label by following these steps:
    1. Click Print image on the toolbar.
       
    2. Set the print options.
       
    3. Print the label.

     

    - For more information about printing the label onto a printable disc, refer to the solution: Print an image from my Windows computer onto a printable disc.

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Related Models

DCP-J925DW, MFC-J825DW, MFC-J870DW

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