FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Configure Active Directory® Authentication using Web Based Management

Active Directory® authentication supports Kerberos authentication and NTLMv2 authentication. You must configure the SNTP protocol (network time server) and DNS server configuration for authentication.
  1. Start your web browser.
  2. Type "http://machine's IP address" in your browser's address bar (where "machine's IP address" is the machine's IP address).
    For example:
  3. Type a password if you have set one, and then click Right.
  4. Click the Administrator tab.
  5. Click the User Restriction Function menu in the left navigation bar.
  6. Select Active Directory Authentication.
  7. Click Submit.
  8. Select Active Directory Authentication in the left navigation bar.
  9. Configure the following settings:
    Option Description
    Storage PC Print Data Select this option to store incoming print data. After you log on to the machine, your PC print jobs will be printed automatically. This feature is available only for print data created by a Brother native printer driver.
    Storage Fax RX Data Select this option to store incoming fax data. You can print all incoming fax data after you log on to the machine.
    Remember User ID Select this option to save your User ID.
    Active Directory Server Address Type the IP address or the server name (for example: of the Active Directory® Server.
    Active Directory Domain Name Type the Active Directory® domain name.
    Protocol & Authentication Method Select the protocol and authentication method.
    Get Mail Address *1 Select this option to obtain logged on user's email address from the LDAP server. (available only for LDAP + kerberos authentication method)
    Get User's Home Directory *1 Select this option to obtain your home directory as the Scan to Network destination. (available only for LDAP + kerberos authentication method)
    LDAP Server Port Type the LDAP server port number (available only for LDAP + kerberos authentication method).
    LDAP Search Root Type the LDAP search root (available only for LDAP + kerberos authentication method).
    *1: If this option is not available, update your machine's firmware.
    > Click here to download the Firmware Update Tool and see more information in the Downloads section.
  10. Click Submit.


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