Check and record the current wireless network settings below. This information can be found in your router’s documentation and should be similar to ” Wireless network terms and concepts When you configure the wireless network printer, you must ensure that your wireless network printer is configured to match the settings of the existing wireless network. As a grad student, I am printing out a lot of articles for papers and projects, so I really, really wanted and needed the duplex feature. Although Brother HLW can be used in a both wired and wireless network, only one of the connection methods can be used at a time. Launch an Internet browser, then type the IP address for your router. To achieve optimum results with normal everyday document printing, place the Brother printer as close to the network access point router as possible with minimal obstructions.

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I am impressed with Brother’s documentation and software. Authentication methods The Brother printer supports the following methods: Rated 4 out of 5 by Mihoda from A cheap wireless printer Setup was somewhat complicated and required deviating a little from instructions on the setup card. The initial Network Name could be the manufacturer’s name or the model name.


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Configure the Brother machine for a wireless network with a network cable using the Installation CD-ROM This FAQ explains how to configure your Brother machine for a wireless network using the Wireless setup wizard and a network cable temporarily. Uses 10 digits of hexadecimal data.

To help us improve our support, please provide your feedback below. This will open a login window. The wireless network devices you want to associate to the wireless network should match the access point. Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous from Very nice product I love this little printer. Important points you need to confirm before configuring your Brother machine for a wireless network. Click “Yes” on the pop-up window to enable the wireless interface, then disconnect the network cable from the back of the printer and the router.

Burley holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from Arizona State and a Master of Wirelrss in computer information systems from the University of Phoenix. The Brother printer uses the WEP keys as the pre-determined key.


Brother HLW Laser Printer with Wireless and Wired HLW

Click the gray “Submit” button at the bottom of the screen when you are done. A printer requires space, a power source and, typically, a cable that has wireleess be connected to your computer but that is rarely included.

Please follow the steps below. Have you checked the manuals? I read reviews that said they had trouble with setup, I can’t imagine why.

3 Configuring the wireless network settings (For HL-2170W)

Wireless networks use channels. The WEP key is case sensitive. I highly recommend it! Glad I bought it. Brought to you by Techwalla.

How does the information on this page help you? This unit offers a print resolution of up to x dpi and a monthly duty cycle of 10, pages. Channels Wireless networks use channels.

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Each wireless channel is on a different frequency. However, in many countries the number hl-2710w channels available are restricted. Brother printers are usually very reliable so I am looking for ward to having it for a long time. Locate the IP address for the printer on the printer settings document.


If you’re smarter than me and don’t read instructions you might have trouble. Contact Us Product Registration Visit www.

I usually use HP Office grade, wireless a friend has had a lower-end model and it has worked wonderfully for 2 years. First, follow the installation instructions on the download page.

Open system Wireless devices are allowed access the network without any authentication.