MFC-L6900DW(T)

FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Restrict changing machine settings for users.

Use Setting Lock to prevent users from changing machine settings. When Setting Lock is set to On, only the administrator can change the settings. The benefits for these action's are listed below.
NOTE: Illustrations shown below are from a representative product and may differ from your Brother machine.

 

How to setup Setting Lock

You can setup Setting Lock using Web Based Management or the Touchscreen on the machine. (The screens and setting sections may differ depending on the Brother machine being used.)

 

> Setup using Web Based Management

> Setup using Touchscreen on the machine

 

Setup using Web Based Management
  1. Access Web Based Management.
    > Click here to see how to access Web Based Management.
     
  2. If you have previously set your own password, go to STEP3.
    If you have not previously set your own password, change the default login password.
    > Click here to see how to change the password.
     
  3. Click the Administrator tab and choose Setting Lock in the left navigation bar.
    Choose On in the Setting Lock section. Enter a four-digit password and click Submit.
    setting lock

 

Setup using Touchscreen on the machine

Register the administrator password

 

  1. Press Setting (Settings) on your machine's Touchscreen.
  2. Press All Settings. (This step might be skipped in some models.)
  3. Press General Setup => Setting Lock.
  4. Enter a four-digit number for the password using the Touchscreen keyboard and press OK.
  5. Re-enter the password when the Touchscreen displays Verify: and press OK.
  6. Press home (Home).

 

Turn Setting Lock on

 

  1. Press Setting (Settings) on the Touchscreen.
  2. Press All Settings. (This step might be skipped in some models.)
  3. Press General Setup => Setting Lock.
  4. Press Lock Off => On.
  5. Enter the registered four-digit administrator password using the Touchscreen keyboard and press OK.

If you want to turn Setting Lock off, follow the steps below.

  1. Press setting lock icon (Setting Lock) on the Touchscreen.
  2. Enter the registered four-digit administrator password using the Touchscreen's keyboard and press OK.

 

 

 

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