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Multi-Protocol Print/Fax Server
Network User's Guide
NC-9100h
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convenient place for quick and easy reference at all times.
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Some Brother machine models are network ready as standard. Other Brother
printers can be upgraded with an optional Network Print Server.
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  • Page 1

    Download the latest drivers and utilities for your printers, read the FAQs and troubleshooting tips. Some Brother machine models are network ready as standard. Other Brother printers can be upgraded with an optional Network Print Server.

  • Page 2: Compilation And Publication

    Compilation and Publication Under the supervision of Brother Industries Ltd., this manual has been compiled and published, covering the latest product descriptions and specifications. The contents of this manual and the specifications of this product are subject to change without notice.

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    Dollard-des-Ormeaux, PQ, Canada H9B 3H6 Brother fax-back system (USA) Brother has set up an easy-to-use fax-back system so you can get instant answers to common technical questions and information about all our products. This is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You can use the system to send the information to any fax machine.

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    AppleTalk or TCP/IP. Network Scanning You can scan documents into a PC on your Network directly or the Brother machine can E-mail them to your PC for editing in Black & White. Management Utilities The Web Based Management and BRAdmin Professional utilities provide...

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    - Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. Important Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Brother Industries, Ltd. could void the user's authority to operate the equipment. Industry Canada Compliance Statement (For Canada only) This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.

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    Declaration of Conformity (Europe) Brother Industries, Ltd., 15-1, Naeshiro-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8561, Japan declare that this product is in conformity with the following normative documents. Safety: EN 60950, EMC: EN 55022 Class B, following the provisions of the Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC and the Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 89/336/EEC (as amended by 91/ 263/EEC and 92/31/EEC).

  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Standard TCP/IP Port Printing... 2-2 Windows (Printer Driver already installed) ... 2-4 Windows NT Windows NT Installing the Brother Peer to Peer Software ... 2-5 Windows NT Associating to the Printer... 2-6 Windows NT Adding a Second Brother LPR Port ... 2-7 Other Sources of Information...

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    TCP/IP Printing... 3-2 Installing the Brother Peer to Peer Software ... 3-2 Associating to the Printer... 3-3 Adding a Second Brother LPR Port... 3-5 Other Sources of Information ... 3-5 NetBIOS Peer to Peer Printing... 4-1 How to Print Using NetBIOS in Windows XP, Windows NT ...

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    Novell NetWare Printing ... 6-1 How to Configure Novell NetWare Printing... 6-1 Overview... 6-1 General Information ... 6-2 Creating a NDPS Printer Using NWADMIN for NetWare5 ... 6-3 NDPS Manager... 6-3 NDPS Broker ... 6-4 Creating a Printer Agent ... 6-5 Configuring NetWare 3 and NetWare 4 systems...

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    Windows Windows NT Configuring DLC on Other Systems ... 8-4 Other Sources of Information ... 8-5 Web Based Management ... 9-1 How to use a Web Browser to manage your Device... 9-1 Overview... 9-1 How to connect to your machine using a Browser ... 9-2 Password Information...

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    Relay Report... 10-18 Setup Misc..10-19 Netware ... 10-19 Net Frame... 10-19 AppleTalk... 10-19 DLC/LLC... 10-20 Net BIOS/IP ... 10-20 Ethernet ... 10-20 Time Zone ... 10-21 User Setting List ... 10-22 Setup Scan to E-mail ... 10-22 File Type for Scan to E-mail ... 10-22 TCP/IP Configuration...

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    (LPR) Troubleshooting ... 13-7 Windows compatible method) Troubleshooting ... 13-8 Windows Peer-to-Peer Print (NetBIOS) Troubleshooting ... 13-8 Brother Internet Print (TCP/IP) Troubleshooting ... 13-9 Windows Novell NetWare Troubleshooting... 13-10 AppleTalk Troubleshooting... 13-11 DLC/LLC Troubleshooting ... 13-12 Web Browser Troubleshooting (TCP/IP) ... 13-12 Internet Fax Troubleshooting...

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    Appendix A ... A-1 General Information ... A-1 BRAdmin Professional utility (Recommended)... A-1 Web BRAdmin ... A-1 HTTP (Recommended) ... A-2 WebJetAdmin ... A-2 Appendix B ... A-3 Using Services... A-3 General... A-3 Appendix C ... A-4 Reloading the Print / FAX Server Firmware... A-4 General...

  • Page 14: Unix Printing

    TCP/IP communications can proceed concurrently while other protocols are active, this means that UNIX, NetWare, Apple, and other computers can share the same Brother print server over an Ethernet network. The Linux operating system uses the same setup procedures as standard Berkeley UNIX systems.

  • Page 15: Tcp/ip

    BINARY_P1 and TEXT_P1. TCP/IP Brother Print/Fax servers appear to the network as a UNIX host computer with a unique IP address running the lpd (line printer daemon) protocol. As a result, any host computer that supports the...

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    The node name in this file does not necessarily need to be the same as the one that is actually configured into the Brother Print/Fax server (the name that appears on the printer configuration page), however, it is good practice to make the names the same.

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    “:”. This will create a queue named laser1 on the host computer that communicates to a Brother print server with a node name (rm) of BRN_310107 and a service name (rp) of TEXT_P1 printing text files to a Brother printer through spool directory /usr/spool/lpd/laser1.

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    The rm and rp options are not available on some UNIX systems, so if necessary check your documentation to determine the equivalent options. Users of Berkeley-compatible UNIX systems can use the lpc command to obtain the printer status: %lpc status laser1: queuing is enabled printing is enabled...

  • Page 19: Linux Configuration

    Linux Configuration If you do not wish to use the command line interface to configure your Linux distribution, you may wish to use the Linux Printer System Manager application on your GUI. To do this, do the following: From the Linux Printer System Manager screen, click the Add button.

  • Page 20: Hp-ux Configuration

    HP-UX Configuration In the case of HP-UX10.xx, the sam program is used to set up the remote printer. The steps are as follows: Execute the sam program. From the list of options, select Printers and Plotters. Select LP Spooler. Select Printers and Plotters. Select Actions and then Add Remote Printer/Plotter.

  • Page 21: Ibm Rs/6000 Aix Configuration

    Earlier versions of HP-UX use similar procedures to 10.xx users: Enter sam and select Peripheral Devices and then Add Remote Printer (not Networked printer). Enter the following remote printer settings (the other settings do not matter): Line printer name (user-selectable). Remote system name (the Print/Fax server name;...

  • Page 22: Sun Solaris 2.x Configuration

    The procedure for pre-V4.0 systems is as follows. Enter smit and select devices. Select printer/plotter. Select manage remote printer subsystem. Select client services. Select remote printer queues. Select add a remote queue. Enter the following remote queue settings: Name of queue to add (user selectable). Activate the queue (Yes).

  • Page 23: Sco Unix Configuration

    If this is the first printer configured, you must also use the lpsched command prior to the accept command. As an alternative, you may use Printer Manager in the Admintool utility under OpenWindows. Select Edit, Add, and Add Access to Remote Printer.

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    SCO UNIX requires TCP/IP V1.2 or later to work with Brother print servers. You must first configure the /etc/hosts and /etc/ printcap files as described in step 2. Then run the sysadmsh program as follows: Select Printers. Select Configure. Select Add.

  • Page 25: Other Systems

    Use the following one-line OS/400 command to create the LPD queue: CRTOUTQ OUTQ(<queuename> RMSTSYS (*INTNETADR) RMTPRTQ(<service>) AUTOSTRWTR(1) CNNTYPE(*IP) DESTTYPE (*OTHER) MFRTYPMDL (<driver>) INTNETADR('<ipaddress>') TEXT ('<description>') where <queuename> is the new AS/400 print queue name, <service> is the Print/Fax server service name (BINARY_P1 or TEXT_P1) <driver>...

  • Page 26: Other Sources Of Information

    If you have not created a spool directory for the Brother Print/Fax server on your UNIX host computer, you will need to do so now (the printer setup utilities in HP/UX, AIX, Solaris 2.xx, and other systems will automatically create the spool directory). The lpd spool directory is usually located in the /usr/spool directory (check with your system manager to see if the location is different for your system).

  • Page 27: Tcp/ip Printing

    APIPA protocol, set APIPA to Off using the machine control panel. For more information, see APIPA on page 10-9. If the APIPA protocol is disabled, the default IP address of a Brother Print/Fax server is 192.0.0.192. To change it, use the control...

  • Page 28: Windows Nt ® 4.0 And Windows

    Microsoft Internet Explorer. For more information, see Windows® 2000/XP IPP Printing on page 5-9. The default name for a Brother Print/Fax server is usually BRN_xxxxxx (where xxxxxx is the last six digits of the Ethernet address of the Print/Fax server).

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    Click on Next. You must now select the correct Network printing port. Select Create a new port and select Standard TCP/IP Port port from the pull-down window. When you have done that click Next. The Add Standard TCP/IP Port Wizard will now appear. Click the Next button.

  • Page 30: Windows ® 2000/xp Printing (printer Driver Already Installed)

    ® Windows 2000/XP Printing (Printer Driver already installed) If you have already installed the printer driver and wish to configure it for network printing, follow these steps: Select the printer driver you wish to configure. Select File and then choose Properties. Click the Ports tab of the driver and click Add Port.

  • Page 31: Printing Installing The Brother Peer To Peer Software

    Click on Next in response to the Welcome message. Select the Brother Peer to Peer Print (LPR) button. Select the desired directory to install the Brother Peer to Peer Print (LPR) files and click on Next. The installation program will create the directory for you if it does not already exist on your disk.

  • Page 32: Printing Associating To The Printer

    Wizard. Select My Computer (not Network Printer) and click on Next. Select the Brother LPR Port (the port name you assigned in step 6 of the “Installing Brother Peer to Peer Software” section in this chapter) and click on Next.

  • Page 33: Printing Adding A Second Brother Lpr Port

    4.0 Printing Adding a Second Brother LPR Port You do not need to re-run the install program to add a new Brother LPR port. Instead, press the Start button, select Settings, and open the Printers window. Click on the icon of the printer that you wish to configure, select File from the menu bar, and then choose Properties.

  • Page 34: Peer To Peer Printing

    APIPA protocol, set APIPA to Off using the machine control panel. For more information, see APIPA on page 10-9. If the APIPA protocol is disabled, the default IP address of a Brother Print/Fax server is 192.0.0.192. To change it, use the control...

  • Page 35: Driver Deployment Wizard

    Start the CD-ROM installation menu program according to the Quick Setup Guide. Select the proper model and then the Software Installation menu. Then select the appropriate menu to start the Brother Network Print Software installation program. Push the Next button in response to the Welcome message.

  • Page 36: Associating To The Printer

    Select the desired directory to install the Brother Peer to Peer Print (LPR) files and push Next. The installation program will create the directory for you if it does not already exist on your disk. Enter the Port name that you wish to use and click OK. The default port name is BLP1.

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    (recommended) or replacing it. Select the desired option and press Next. Select the Brother LPR port (the port name you assigned in step 6 of the “Installing the Brother Peer to Peer Software” section) and press Next.

  • Page 38: Adding A Second Brother Lpr Port

    Adding a Second Brother LPR Port You do not re-run the install program to add a new Brother LPR port. Instead, press the Start button, select Settings, and open the Printers window. Click on the icon of the printer that you wish to configure, select File from the menu bar, and then choose Properties.

  • Page 39: Netbios Peer To Peer Printing

    APIPA protocol, set APIPA to Off using the machine control panel. For more information, see APIPA on page 10-9. If the APIPA protocol is disabled, the default IP address of a Brother Print/Fax server is 192.0.0.192. To change it, use the control...

  • Page 40: Print Server Configuration

    95/98/Me/2000/XP and Windows NT receive “Printer is busy” error messages when more than one person attempts to access the printer. In this instance Brother has provided the “Brother NetBIOS Port Monitor” software which allows users to continue spooling print jobs while the printer is busy, down or out of paper.

  • Page 41: Changing The Workgroup/domain Name Using A Web Browser

    Because of the way that Microsoft networks work, the Print/ Fax server may take several minutes to appear in the network neighborhood. You will also find that the Print/Fax server may take several minutes to disappear from the network neighborhood even if the printer is switched off. This is a feature of Microsoft workgroup and domain based networks.

  • Page 42: Netbios Port Monitor For Windows

    If you are using the TCP/IP protocol, the proper IP address should be defined on both the Brother Print/Fax server and your client PC. Installing the Brother NetBIOS Port Monitor If you already installed the driver from the printers CD-ROM Installer and you selected “Brother Peer to Peer Network...

  • Page 43: Associating The Printer

    The name should be compliant with UNC (Universal Name Convention). For example: \\NodeName\ServiceName. Where NodeName is the NetBIOS name of the Brother Print/ Fax server (the default name is usually BRN_xxxxxx, where xxxxxx is the last six digits of the Ethernet address), and ServiceName is the service name for NetBIOS of the Print/ Fax server.

  • Page 44: Windows Nt

    (recommended) or replacing it. Select the desired option and press Next. Select the Brother NetBIOS Port (the port name you assigned in step 6 of the “Installing the Brother NetBIOS Port Monitor” section and press Next. Enter any desired name for the Brother machine and press Next.

  • Page 45: Adding A Second Netbios Print Port

    (recommended) or replacing it. Select the desired option and press Next. Enter any desired name for the Brother printer and press Next. For example, you could call the printer “Networked Brother Printer”.

  • Page 46: Windows Nt ® 4.0 / Windows ® 2000/xp

    4.0 / Windows Click on the Port/s tab and push the Add Port button. In the Add Port dialog, highlight Brother NetBIOS port. Click New Port and enter the port name. The default port name is BNT1. If you have already used this name, you will get an error message if you try to use it again, in which case use BNT2, etc...

  • Page 47: Configuring Internet Printing For Windows

    ® Me and Windows NT a print job to a Brother Printer at a remote location via the Internet. For example, a user on a PC in New York could print a document directly from his Microsoft Excel application program to a printer in Paris.

  • Page 48: Brother Internet Print General Information

    When a job is printed to the BIP virtual port, it is actually MIME- encoded (converted to a standard Internet E-mail message) and sent out to a Brother Print/Fax server at the remote location. This means that BIP is compatible with most common E-mail software packages.

  • Page 49: Brother Internet Print: Configuring The Brother Print/fax Server

    Configure the POP3 server on the E-mail server at the remote site with a mail account (Mailbox name) and password for the Brother Print/Fax server (generally, the mail account name will be the first part of the Email address; for example, if you assign the E-mail address emailprinter@xyz.com, then the mail...

  • Page 50: Brother Internet Print: Using Bradmin Professional Utility To Configure The Print Server

    Skip this section if you wish to use the Web Browser to configure the Print/Fax server. Using the BRAdmin Professional utility, you can configure the Brother print server using the TCP/IP protocol, or the IPX protocol. The steps required to configure the Print/Fax server to receive print ®...

  • Page 51: Brother Internet Print: Using A Web Browser To Configure The Print Server

    Press the OK button and save the changes. Now exit the BRAdmin Professional utility. You have now configured the Print/Fax server to receive print jobs. Brother Internet Print: Using a Web Browser to Configure the Print Server Connect to the printer server IP address using your web browser.

  • Page 52: Brother Internet Print: Installing The Bip Software On

    BIP1. You will then see a message about Partial E-mail Print. Partial E-mail Print is the ability of the Brother Internet Print software to break down E-mail Print jobs into smaller sections to prevent a mail file size limitation problem for the mail server.

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    You will then be asked to enter the port settings for the remote Print/Fax server: Enter any unique legal Internet E-mail address for the remote Print/Fax server (for example emailprinter@xyz.com). Note that Internet E-mail addresses cannot have spaces in them. Enter your E-mail address and the IP address of your SMTP E-mail server (consult your network administrator if you do not know this address).

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    95/98/Me users> Select the desired model of the remote printer (for example, Brother HL-series). If necessary, click Have Disk to load the driver from the CD-ROM. Click Next when you are done. If you have selected a printer driver that is already being used, you have the option of either keeping the existing driver (recommended) or replacing it.

  • Page 55: Adding A Second Brother Internet Port

    Adding a Second Brother Internet Port You should not re-run the install program to add a new Brother Internet Port. Instead, press the Start button, select Settings, and open the Printers window. Click on the icon of a printer that is using BIP, select File from the menu bar, and then choose Properties.

  • Page 56

    Disk button. You will then be asked to insert the driver disk. Click the Browse button and select the CD-ROM or network share that contains the appropriate Brother printer driver. Now specify the model name of the printer. If the printer driver that you are installing does not have a Digital Certificate you will see a warning message.

  • Page 57: Specifying A Different Url

    If you forget the URL details, you can simply enter the above text and the printer will still receive and process data. If you are using the built in service names that the Brother NC-9100h series Print/Fax server supports, you can also use the following:...

  • Page 58: Novell Netware Printing

    How to Configure Novell NetWare Printing Overview Brother Print/Fax servers allow NetWare client PCs to print jobs on the same printer as TCP/IP or other network protocol users. All NetWare jobs are spooled through the Novell server and delivered to the printer when it is available.

  • Page 59: General Information

    General Information In order to use a Brother Print/Fax server on a NetWare network, one or more file servers must be configured with a print queue that the Print/Fax server can service. Users send their print requests to the file server's print queue, and the jobs are then spooled (either directly, or in the case of remote printer mode, via an intermediate Netware Print Server) to the appropriate Brother Print/Fax server.

  • Page 60: Creating A Ndps Printer Using Nwadmin For Netware5

    Creating a NDPS Printer Using NWADMIN for NetWare5 With NetWare 5, Novell has released a new preferred printing system called Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS). Before the Print/Fax server can be configured, NDPS must be installed on the NetWare 5 server and an NDPS Manager configured on the server. For further information regarding NDPS printers and printing please see Other Sources of Information on page 6-13.

  • Page 61: Ndps Broker

    NDPS Broker When NDPS is installed, an NDPS broker is loaded onto the network. One of the Broker services Resource Management Service allows Printer Drivers to be installed onto the server for use with Printer Agents. To add a Printer Driver to the Broker: Make sure the Resource Management Service is enabled.

  • Page 62: Creating A Printer Agent

    There are four possible options. Select the LPR over IP option. Enter the relevant details of the printer, and Brother recommends typing Binary_P1 for the printer name. Click finish and wait. Select the printer drivers for the client operating systems.

  • Page 63: Configuring Netware 3 And Netware 4 Systems

    NetWare PCONSOLE utility (or the NWADMIN utility in NetWare 4.1x or later). To use the BRAdmin Professional utility to create a Brother Print server under NetWare, make sure that you are logged in as SUPERVISOR (NetWare 2.xx or 3.xx) or ADMIN (NetWare 4.1x or later) and perform the appropriate steps as detailed...

  • Page 64

    One or more Print/Fax servers will appear in the list (the default node names are BRN_xxxxxx, where xxxxxx is the last six digits of the Ethernet address (MAC address)). You can find the node name and MAC address by printing out the Network configuration page.

  • Page 65: Creating A Network Print Server (nds Queue Server) Using Bradmin Professional Utility

    Creating a Network Print Server (NDS Queue Server) using BRAdmin Professional utility Make sure that you logged in as ADMIN in NDS mode. Start BRAdmin Professional utility. One or more Print/Fax servers will appear in the list (the default node names are BRN_xxxxxx, where xxxxxx is the last six digits of the Ethernet address (MAC address)).

  • Page 66: Creating A Network Print Server (nds Queue Server) Using Novell Nwadmin And Bradmin Professional Utility

    Creating a Network Print Server (NDS Queue Server) using Novell NWADMIN and BRAdmin Professional utility If you do not wish to use the Brother BRAdmin Professional utility application solely to configure your NetWare file server, use the following instructions for configuration using the NWADMIN application in conjunction with the BRAdmin Professional utility.

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    Change context if required and then double click the name of the printer you created in step 3. Click Assignments. Click Add. Change the context if necessary. Select the print queue you created in step 5. Click Configuration and set the Printer type to Other/ Unknown.

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    BRN_xxxxxx, where xxxxxx is the last six digits of the Ethernet address (MAC address)). Double click the appropriate Brother Print/Fax server. You will be prompted for a password, the default password is access. Now select the NetWare tab.

  • Page 69: Creating A Network Print Server (nds Remote Printer) Using Novell Nwadmin And Bradmin Professional Utility

    Creating a Network Print Server (NDS Remote Printer) using Novell NWAdmin and BRAdmin Professional utility To configure a Brother Print/Fax server for remote printer mode with NWADMIN (NetWare Administrator utility) and BRAdmin Professional utility, you will need to perform the following steps:...

  • Page 70: Other Sources Of Information

    You must now unload the PSERVER NLM from your NetWare file server console and then reload it in order for the changes to take effect. Other Sources of Information Visit http://solutions.brother.com/ for more information on network printing. To learn how to configure the IP address on your machine, see Chapter 11 of this User’s Guide.

  • Page 71: Printing From A Macintosh

    Network. For more information on how to configure the default Quick Draw driver on a Network, see the Quick Setup Guide included with the machine. Overview Brother print servers support the AppleTalk protocol running over ® Ethernet (also known as EtherTalk). This allows Macintosh users to print at the same time as all other Ethernet network using the AppleTalk (also referred to as EtherTalk) protocol.

  • Page 72: Macintosh Configuration (mac Os How To Select The Print Server (appletalk/ethertalk)

    Macintosh Configuration (Mac OS ® Your Brother Printer is compatible with the standard Apple LaserWriter 8 printer driver (earlier versions of the LaserWriter drivers may crash or cause PostScript errors on large networks). If you do not have the LaserWriter 8 driver you must install it. Consult your Macintosh documentation for instructions on how to do this.

  • Page 73: How To Select The Print Server (tcp/ip)

    Before you try to use the Brother print server, you must first enable the EtherTalk protocol from the Network Control Panel on the ® Macintosh . If the EtherTalk protocol is not selected, or the Network Control Panel does not exist, you must use Apple's Network Installer software to add these capabilities.

  • Page 74

    Open the Chooser from the Apple Menu on the Macintosh and then click on the LaserWriter icon (if necessary, select the appropriate AppleTalk zone from the Network Control Panel). Figure 2 Macintosh Chooser Click on the appropriate Print/Fax server and close the Chooser program.

  • Page 75

    How to Select the Print Server (TCP/IP) Apple has developed the “Desktop Printer” utility. This can be found from the Apple menu (this is only available from System 8.6 or later). When you run it you will see the following screen: Figure 3 Selecting LPR Printing Select the Printer (LPR) option and click OK.

  • Page 76

    At this point we must select the correct PPD file for the machine and also configure the correct LPR information. Click the Change button in the PostScript Printer Description (PPD) File section and select the appropriate PPD file for your model. Now select the Change button below the LPR Printer Selection text.

  • Page 77: Macintosh Configuration

    You are now ready to create the printer for use. To do that, click the Create button and you will see the following: Figure 6 Saving the printer to the Desktop (screen shown is from the HL-7050) Enter the name of the printer in the Save desktop printer As: option and click on Save.

  • Page 78: How To Select The Print Server

    How to Select the Print Server (AppleTalk/EtherTalk) After installing the PPD, use the following steps to select the printer driver: Turn the power of the printer ON. Open the Applications folder. Open the Utilities folder. Open the Print Center Icon. Click the Add Printer button.

  • Page 79: How To Select The Print Server (tcp/ip)

    How to Select the Print Server (TCP/IP) After installing the PPD, use the following steps to select the printer driver: Turn the power of the printer ON. Open the Applications folder. Open the Utilities folder. Open the Print Center Icon. Click the Add Printer button.

  • Page 80: Changing The Configuration

    The Simple Network Configuration capabilities on a Macintosh running OS X allows the Print/Fax server to automatically configure its IP address settings. Please note that Brother recommends that you use Mac OS 10.2.4 or later version. ® using Simple Network PRINTING FROM A MACINTOSH ®...

  • Page 81

    Run the Print Center software and click the Add. Select Rendezvous (may be changed in the future version ® of the Mac OS compatible machines will be displayed. If you are using Mac OS Select any one of the machine listed. 7 - 11 PRINTING FROM A MACINTOSH X.) and any Simple Network Configuration ®...

  • Page 82

    Click the machine and then change the Printer Model to "Brother". The PPD files that are installed on your Macintosh are displayed. Select the relevant PPD file. The Simple Network Configuration compatible machine is displayed. Click the machine and click the Make Default button to set the printer as the default printer.The machine is now ready to print.

  • Page 83: Dlc Printing

    DLC Printing Printing from Windows NT ® Windows 2000 Overview DLC is a simple protocol that is included in Windows NT ® Windows 2000 as standard. It can be used on other operating systems (such as Windows software that supports the Hewlett-Packard JetDirect card. Quick Tips: One way to print the details of all network settings is to print a configuration page.

  • Page 84: Windows ® 2000 Printer Setup

    Log into Windows the Start menu, select Settings and then Printers. Select Add Printer (If you have already installed a Brother printer driver, double click the printer driver that you wish to configure and then select Printers/Properties, select the Ports tab, click on Add Port and continue from Step 6 (ignoring steps 11-14 about installing the correct driver)).

  • Page 85: Windows Nt ® 4.0 Printer Setup

    Log into Windows NT Start menu, select Settings and then Printers. Select Add Printer (If you have already installed a Brother printer driver, double click the printer driver that you wish to configure and then select Printers/Properties, select the Ports tab and continue from Step 4 (ignoring steps 9-11 about installing the correct driver)).

  • Page 86: Configuring Dlc On Other Systems

    To use DLC on other network systems, you will generally need vendor-supplied software. Typically such software will support the Brother Print/Fax servers. Follow the vendor's instructions to install the DLC protocol on your system. Once the protocol is installed, create a network port in the same way...

  • Page 87: Other Sources Of Information

    The only difference is that instead of connecting the printer to the LPT1 parallel port, you point it to the network port you just created. Brother does not recommend using the DLC protocol with ® Windows for Workgroups 3.11 in a peer-to-peer configuration if the printer will be heavily used.

  • Page 88: Web Based Management

    APIPA protocol, set APIPA to Off using the machine control panel. For more information, see APIPA on page 10-9. If the APIPA protocol is disabled, the default IP address of a Brother Print/Fax server is 192.0.0.192. To change it, use the control...

  • Page 89: How To Connect To Your Machine Using A Browser

    To learn how to configure the IP address on your machine, see Chapter 11 of this User’s Guide. The default password for Brother print servers is access. You can use a web browser on most computing platforms, for example, Macintosh and Unix users are also able to connect to the machine and manage it.

  • Page 90: Front Panel Setup Menu

    Front Panel Setup Menu LAN Main Setup Menu With the Network (LAN) Board (NC-9100h Print/Fax Server) installed, you can connect your machine into the network to use the Internet FAX, Network Scanner and Network Printer. Install the Network (LAN) Board (NC-9100h). For more information, see Chapter 13 of User’s Guide included with the machine.

  • Page 91: Setup Tcp/ip

    Setup TCP/IP This menu has nine sections: Boot Method, IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, Host Name, WINS Config, WINS Server, DNS Server and APIPA. BOOT Method Menu Press Press DHCP. Press Stop/Exit Press Static In this mode the machine IP address must be manually assigned. Once entered the IP address is locked to the assigned address.

  • Page 92

    -ax | grep -v grep | grep rarpd For AT&T UNIX-based systems, type: ps -ef | grep -v grep | grep rarpd The Brother Print / Fax server will get the IP address from the rarp daemon when it is powered on. BOOTP BOOTP is an alternative to rarp that has the advantage of allowing configuration of the subnet mask and gateway.

  • Page 93

    In order to enable BOOTP, simply use an editor to delete the “#” (if there is no “#”, then BOOTP is already enabled). Then edit the BOOTP configuration file (usually /etc/bootptab) and enter the name, network type (1 for Ethernet), Ethernet address and the IP address, subnet mask and gateway of the Print / Fax server.

  • Page 94: Ip Address

    STATIC, the machine will attempt to determine its IP address using the DHCP or BOOTP protocols. The default IP address of the Brother network board in your machine will probably be incompatible with the IP address numbering scheme of your network. We recommend that you contact your network manager for an IP address for the network the unit will be connected on.

  • Page 95: Gateway

    You can register the machine name on the Network. This name is often referred to as a NetBIOS name; it will be the name that is registered by the WINS server on your network. Brother recommends the name BRN_XXXXXX (where XXXXXX is the last six digits of the Ethernet address) (up to 15 characters).

  • Page 96: Wins Config

    WINS Config This selection controls how the machine obtains the IP address for the WINS Server. Menu Press Press Press Stop/Exit Press Auto Automatically uses a DHCP request to determine the IP addresses for the primary and secondary WINS servers. You must set the BOOT Method to Auto for this feature to work.

  • Page 97: Dns Server

    Secondary WINS Server IP Address This field specifies the IP address of the secondary WINS server. It is used as a backup to the Primary WINS server address. If the Primary server is unavailable, the machine still can register itself with a secondary server.

  • Page 98: Apipa

    APIPA The setting of On will cause the print server to automatically allocate a Link-Local IP address in the range (169.254.1.0 - 169.254.254.255) when the print/fax server cannot obtain an IP address through the BOOT Method you have set (Menu, 6, 1). Selecting Off means the IP address doesn’t change, when the print/ fax server cannot obtain an IP address through the BOOT Method you have set...

  • Page 99: Setup Internet

    Setup Internet This menu has five selections: Mail Address, SMTP Server, POP3 Server, Mailbox Name and Mailbox Pwd. You may find that it is more convenient to use your favorite web browser to configure these settings. Mail Address Menu Press Select to change —OR—...

  • Page 100: Smtp Server

    Repeating letters: If you need to enter a character assigned to the same key as the previous character, press As you enter the E-mail address, it will appear character by character on the LCD panel. If you specify more than 16 characters, the LCD panel will scroll the name to the left, character by character.

  • Page 101: Mailbox Name

    POP3 Server address This field displays the Host Name or IP address of the POP3 server (incoming E-mail server) used by the machine. This address is necessary for the Internet Fax features to function correctly. (Ex, mailhost.brothermail.net -or- 192.000.000.001) Mailbox Name Menu Press Enter the user account name assigned to the machine to login...

  • Page 102: Setup Mail Rx

    Setup Mail RX This menu has Five selections Auto Polling, Poll Frequency, Header, Del Error Mail and Notification. Auto Polling When set to On the machine automatically will check the POP3 server for new messages. “No Mail” will be displayed if there are no E-mail messages when the POP3 server is polled.

  • Page 103: Header

    Header This selection allows the contents of the mail header to be printed when the received message is printed (Subject+From+To or All or None). Menu Press Press None. Press Stop/Exit Press Del Error Mail When set to On, the machine automatically deletes error mails that the machine can not receive from the POP server.

  • Page 104: Setup Mail Tx

    Setup Mail TX This menu has three selections Sender Subject, Size Limit and Notification. Sender Subject This field displays the subject that is attached to the Internet Fax data being sent from the machine to a PC (default is “Internet Fax Job”).

  • Page 105: Notification

    Notification Notification feature when switched to On sends two fields of data in addition to the image data which requests a notification from the receiving station for successful reception. The receiving I-Fax station must support the MDN standard in order to be able to understand the request and consequently submit a notification message confirming successful receipt of the I-Fax.

  • Page 106: Setup Relay

    Setup Relay This menu has three selections RLY Broadcast, Relay Domain and Relay Report. For more information on Relay Broadcast, see Chapter 12 of this User’s Guide. Rly Broadcast This function allows the machine to receive a document over the Internet, and then relay it to other fax machines through conventional analog landlines Menu...

  • Page 107: Relay Report

    Relay Broadcast Report can be printed at the machine used as the Relay Station for all Relay Broadcasts. Also, when the machine is used with the Brother Network PC Fax software the machine is acting as a Relay Station for fax transmissions from the network so a Relay Report can also be printed for confirmation of sent network faxes.

  • Page 108: Setup Misc

    Setup Misc. Netware You can select to switch the NetWare feature “On”, this allows you specify the Frame Type is item 2. Menu Press Press Press Stop/Exit Press Net Frame Menu Press Press Press Stop/Exit Press Auto sets the Frame type to automatic, the network card will detect the frame type being used by the NetWare server (Recommended).

  • Page 109: Dlc/llc

    Press Stop/Exit Press DLC/LLC Menu Press Press Press Stop/Exit Press Net BIOS/IP The NC-9100h Print / Fax Server supports SMB (Server Message Block) over the TCP/IP protocol via the NetBIOS interface. This means that just like regular Windows in your network neighborhood. The main advantage of NetBIOS printing is that you are able to print from legacy DOS applications that are running on PC’s that are connected to Microsoft networks.

  • Page 110: Time Zone

    Menu Press Press 10B-FD/10B-HD. Press Stop/Exit Press Time Zone This field displays the time zone you can set for your country. The time is the difference between your location and Greenwich Mean Time. This time will be shown on documents received via the Internet.

  • Page 111: User Setting List

    User Setting List This feature prints a report listing all the current user settings. The NC-9100h Print / Fax Server Settings will be printed on the second page of the report. Menu Press Start Press Stop/Exit Press Setup Scan to E-mail File Type for Scan to E-mail You can select the default file type for Scan to E-mail (E-mail server) function.

  • Page 112: Tcp/ip Configuration

    IP address from the range: 169.254.1.0 to 169.254.254.255. If the APIPA protocol is disabled, the default IP address of a Brother print server is 192.0.0.192. However, you can easily change this IP address number to match with the IP address details of your network.

  • Page 113: Using The Machine Control Panel To Allocate An Ip Address (models With Lcd Panels Only)

    Changing the IP Address using the BRAdmin Professional utility Please use BRAdmin Professional utility version on the CD- ROM that was supplied with your Brother product or later.Please visit http://solutions.brother.com to download the latest Brother BRAdmin Professional utility version. Start the BRAdmin Professional utility (from Windows...

  • Page 114: Using Bradmin Professional Utility And The Ipx/spx Protocol To Set The Ip Address

    The BRAdmin Professional utility can use the IPX/SPX or TCP/IP protocols to communicate with the Brother Print/Fax server. If you wish to use the TCP/IP protocol to manage the Print/Fax server make sure that the Print/Fax server has a valid IP address. If you are not using DHCP, BOOTP or RARP, you will want to change the IP address.There are two ways to change the IP address using the...

  • Page 115: Using Bradmin Professional Utility And The Tcp/ip Protocol To Set The Ip Address

    Enter the IP address, Subnet mask and Gateway (if needed) of your Print/Fax server. Click OK then select Close. With the correctly programmed IP address, you will see the Brother Print/Fax server in the device list. 11 - 4 TCP/IP CONFIGURATION...

  • Page 116: Using Dhcp To Configure The Ip Address

    Using DHCP to Configure the IP address The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is one of several automated mechanisms for IP address allocation. If you have DHCP Server in your network (typically a Unix/Linux, Windows NT ® Windows 2000, XP or Novell Netware network) the Print/Fax server will automatically obtains its IP address from DHCP server and register its name with any RFC 1001 and 1002-compliant dynamic name services.

  • Page 117: Using Arp To Configure The Print/fax Server Ip Address

    Using ARP to Configure the Print/Fax Server IP Address If you are unable to use the BRAdmin Professional utility or the machine’s control panel and your network does not use a DHCP server, you can also use the ARP command. The ARP command is ®...

  • Page 118

    ARP command. The ARP command only works once. For security reasons, once you have successfully configured the IP address of a Brother Print/Fax server using the ARP command, you cannot use the ARP command again to change the address.

  • Page 119: Using Rarp To Configure The Ip Address

    -ax | grep -v grep | grep rarpd For AT&T UNIX-based systems, type: ps -ef | grep -v grep | grep rarpd The Brother Print/Fax server will get the IP address from the rarp daemon when the printer is powered on. 11 - 8 TCP/IP CONFIGURATION...

  • Page 120: Using Bootp To Configure The Ip Address

    Using BOOTP to Configure the IP Address BOOTP is an alternative to rarp that has the advantage of allowing configuration of the subnet mask and gateway. In order to use BOOTP to configure the IP address make sure that BOOTP is installed and running on your host computer (it should appear in the /etc/services file on your host as a real service;...

  • Page 121

    Certain BOOTP host software implementations will not respond to BOOTP requests if you have not included a download filename in the configuration file; if this is the case, simply create a null file on the host and specify the name of this file and its path in the configuration file. As with rarp, the Print/Fax server will load its IP address from the BOOTP server when the machine is powered on.

  • Page 122: Internet Fax

    TIFF-F files, you can use Microsoft TIFF-F viewer application [Pages Viewer] is available as a download from the Brother Web site http://www.brother.com. Any documents sent via the machine will automatically be converted into a TIFF-F format. If you wish to send and receive messages to and from your machine, your mail application on the PC must be able to support the MIME format.

  • Page 123: Getting Connected

    Getting Connected Before sending or receiving an Internet Fax you must configure your machine to communicate with your network and mail server. You must ensure the following: a correctly configured IP address for your machine, an E-mail address for your machine, the mail server(s) IP address, mailbox name and password for your machine.

  • Page 124: Sending An Internet Fax

    Shift Start Used to receive E-mail from the POP3 server manually. Sending an Internet Fax Sending an Internet Fax is the same as sending a normal Fax. If you have already programmed the addresses of the Internet Fax receivers into the machine as Speed-Dial locations, you can send the Internet Fax by loading the document into the machine, use the Fax Resolution key to set the preferred resolution and select a Speed-Dial number and pressing Start.

  • Page 125

    By pressing the appropriate number key the correct number of times, you can access the character you want. Once If you want to enter a blank space, press If you specify more than 16 characters, the LCD panel will scroll the name to the left character by character.

  • Page 126: Receiving E-mail Or Internet Fax

    If you specify more than 16 characters, the LCD panel will scroll the name to the left character by character. You can enter up to 60 characters. Start Press to send the document. After the document is scanned, it is transmitted to the Recipient Internet Fax Machine automatically via your SMTP server.

  • Page 127: Receiving An Internet Fax To A Pc

    If your machine is out of paper when receiving data, the received data will be held in the machine's memory. This data will be printed automatically after paper is re-inserted into the machine. (For European, Asian and Oceanian machines, Memory receive must be switched “ON”.) If the received mail is not in a plain text format or an attached file is not in the TIFF-F format, the following error message will be printed:...

  • Page 128: Relay Broadcasting

    The steps for configuring Fax Forward can be found in the User’s Guide supplied with your machine. Relay Broadcasting This function allows the Brother machine to receive a document over the Internet, and then relay it to other fax machines through conventional telephone lines.

  • Page 129

    (the machine that will broadcast the document) will not trust any internet jobs that it receives from the machine in the @brother.com domain. After the trusted domain is set you can send the document from your machine [I.E.

  • Page 130: Relay Broadcast From A Pc

    For Outlook 97/98/2000 and XP the address information must be entered into the address book as follows: Name: fax#123456789 E-mail Address: UKFAX@brother.co.uk TX Verification Mail Transmission Verification Mail supports two separate functions. Verification Mail for sending allows you request notification from the receiving station that the I-Fax or E-mail was received and processed.

  • Page 131: Setup Mail (tx)

    To use this feature you must set the Notification option within the Setup Mail RX and Setup Mail TX options. Setup Mail (TX) You can set the Notification option in the Setup Mail TX option to either ON or OFF. When switched to ON an additional field of information is sent with the image data.

  • Page 132: Error Mail

    Error mail If there is a mail delivery error while sending an Internet Fax, the mail server will send an error message back to the machine and the error message will be printed. If there is an error while receiving mail, an error message will be printed (Example: “The message being sent to the machine was not in a TIFF-F format.”).

  • Page 133: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Overview This chapter describes procedures for troubleshooting problems you may encounter with a Brother Print/Fax server, it is divided into the following sections: Installation Problems Intermittent Problems Protocol-Specific Troubleshooting Internet FAX Troubleshooting Installation problems If you cannot print over the network, check the following: Make sure that the machine is powered on, is on-line and ready to print.

  • Page 134

    (make sure that you have entered the Print server name). If you can see Print Server Status and Control in the menu, then the Brother Print/Fax server is visible to the network, proceed to the Novel NetWare Installation Troubleshooting Section. Otherwise, go to step 3.

  • Page 135

    Ethernet addresses to pass through (a process known as filtering); therefore, such a bridge must be configured to allow Brother Print/Fax server addresses. Likewise, a router can be set up to pass only certain protocols, so be sure that the desired protocol can be passed through to the Print/Fax server.

  • Page 136: Resetting The Print/fax Sever Back To Factory Settings (test Switch)

    If you can print small jobs but large graphics jobs are distorted or incomplete, make sure that you have adequate memory in your printer and the latest printer driver installed on your computer. The latest Brother printer drivers can be downloaded from http://solutions.brother.com Check the individual protocol troubleshooting sections in this chapter for additional causes of intermittent printer problems.

  • Page 137: Tcp/ip Troubleshooting

    TCP/IP Troubleshooting If you are using TCP/IP and cannot print to the Print/Fax server and you have checked the hardware and network as described in the previous steps, then check the following: It is always a good idea to try following in order to eliminate the possibility of setup errors.

  • Page 138

    If you are using a Linux operating system, the X-Window Print tool program that is included with Linux may not properly configure the etc/printcap file for lpd operation, then you might also edit the etc/printcap file and change the following line in the entry for the printer.

  • Page 139: Windows Nt 4.0/lan Server (tcp/ip) Troubleshooting

    (LPR) Troubleshooting If you are having trouble printing on a Windows Peer network (LPR method), check the following: Make sure that the Brother LPR Port driver is correctly installed and configured according to the Windows Peer chapters. Try to turn the Byte Count on in the Configure port area of printer driver properties.

  • Page 140: Windows ® 95/98/me Peer-to-peer (hp Jetadmin Compatible Method) Troubleshooting

    Windows NT 4.0 (or later) Peer-to-Peer network (NetBIOS), check the following: Make sure that the Brother NetBIOS Port driver is securely installed and configured according to the Windows 2000/XP and Windows NT chapters. You may find that during the installation of the port driver, the screen that prompts you for a Port name is not displayed.

  • Page 141: Brother Internet Print (tcp/ip) Troubleshooting

    You can also enable the partial E-mail print facility on your client PC, this will split the E-mail up into fragments which should then not overwhelm your E-mail server. To do this, select the property dialog of the Brother Internet Print Port. ® Windows...

  • Page 142: Novell Netware Troubleshooting

    If you cannot print from NetWare and you have checked the hardware and network as described in the previous steps, first verify that the Brother Print/Fax server is attached to the server queue by going to PCONSOLE, selecting PRINT QUEUE INFORMATION, and then CURRENTLY ATTACHED SERVERS.

  • Page 143: Appletalk Troubleshooting

    If you changed the login password, you must change the password in both the Brother Print/Fax server (using the SET NETWARE PASSWORD command if you are using the BRConfig software or by using a web browser or the BRAdmin Professional utility) and in the file server (using the PCONSOLE Print Server Information Change Password command).

  • Page 144: Dlc/llc Troubleshooting

    Make sure that the AppleTalk protocol of the Print/Fax server is enabled. If you have a large network, make sure that you have the Laser Writer V8.xx or equivalent driver, since earlier versions may cause PostScript errors. Also, verify that you get the correct printer information when you select Printer Info from the Setup button in the Chooser.

  • Page 145: Internet Fax Troubleshooting

    Internet Fax Troubleshooting If there is a mail delivery error while sending an Internet Fax, the mail server will send an error message back to the machine and the error message will be printed. If there is an error while receiving mail, an error message is printed (Ex.

  • Page 146

    With the NC-9100h installed the number of Fax sheets that can be sent or received will be reduced (by approximately 30 pages of the brother No1 Test Chart) from the standard machine capacity. TROUBLESHOOTING 13 - 14...

  • Page 147: Brother Internet Fax Printing Software

    Internet FAX even if that PC does not have direct access to the networked machine. Brother Network PC Fax Software utilizes LPR as the transport for sending documents from your PC to the networked machine for transmission. This requires that the sending PC has access to the network that the sending machine is connected.

  • Page 148: Installing Brother Internet Fax Printing Driver

    Installing Brother Internet Fax Printing Driver Insert the CDROM supplied with your Brother machine into your CD- ROM Drive. The installer screen will automatically start. If the installer screen does not appear automatically select Start | Run and type X:/setp.exe (X:/ should be the drive letter of your CD ROM drive on your Select Install Software.

  • Page 149

    SMTP mail server IP address or host name as illustrated above. If in any doubt contact your Network Administrator for assistance 14 - 3 BROTHER INTERNET FAX PRINTING SOFTWARE When Installing BFP on ® Windows 2000/XP and Windows ®...

  • Page 150: Changing The Bfp Port Settings

    ® Printers dialogue box. From the Printers Windows illustrated below highlight the Brother Internet Fax driver and right click the mouse. From the list presented select Properties. You are now presented with the screen below, which allows you to configure the BFP settings. To change the details of the print server, select the Ports tab.

  • Page 151: Relay Broadcast Function

    The easiest way to achieve this is to logon to the machine using Web Based Management. Open you favorite web browser and enter the IP address of the network machine. Enter the password of the NC-9100h Print/Fax Server to access the configuration settings. 14 - 5 BROTHER INTERNET FAX PRINTING SOFTWARE...

  • Page 152

    This is known as setting the “Trusted Domain”. For instance, if a network machine has an E-mail address of fax@brother.com and users of this machine also have E-mail addresses with the same domain name then the machine must be told to allow these users to send network faxes through the machine.

  • Page 153: Uninstalling From Windows

    95/98/Me/2000/XP and Windows NT Select Start | Settings | Control Panel and then double click the Add or Remove programs icon. From the list of installed programs select the Brother Internet Fax Vx.xx as shown below then click the Add/Remove button. ®...

  • Page 154

    In addition to this you also need to manually remove the Brother Internet Fax Driver from the printers list. To do this select Start | Printers and Faxes you are then presented with the Window illustrated below. Right click the Brother Internet Fax, from the list click Delete.

  • Page 155: Using The Bfp Address Book

    Suite, and then click Address Book. The Brother Address Book dialog box will appear: Setting Up a Member in the Address Book In the Brother Address Book dialog box you can add, edit and delete stored information for members and groups. In the Address Book dialog box, click the member.

  • Page 156: Setting Up A Group For Broadcasting

    In the Brother Address Book Member Setup dialog box, type the member's information. Name and Fax are required fields. You can also enter the an E-mail contact address and machine address for the address book member Click the OK button to save the member's information.

  • Page 157: Editing Member Information

    From the Address Book select File, point to Export, and then click Text—OR—Click Vcard and go to Step 5. Select the data fields you wish to Export from the Available Items column, and then click Add>>. 14 - 11 BROTHER INTERNET FAX PRINTING SOFTWARE...

  • Page 158: Sending A Network Fax With Bfp

    Sending a Network Fax with BFP From the application you wish to send the document from select File | Print. Ensure that the Brother Internet Fax Driver is selected as shown below. BROTHER INTERNET FAX PRINTING SOFTWARE 14 - 12...

  • Page 159

    “;”. When entering a Fax Contact you must first specify the Internet Address of the machine that will send the document followed by the fax number as shown below. Mailmfc9650@brother.co.uk(fax#2537) 14 - 13 BROTHER INTERNET FAX PRINTING SOFTWARE...

  • Page 160: Appendix

    Java. Please note this software may not be included on the CD-ROM that was supplied with your Brother product. If it was not, please visit http://solutions.brother.com/webbradmin to learn more about this software and to download it.

  • Page 161: Http (recommended

    HTTP (Recommended) Use your favorite web browser to connect to the Brother Print/Fax server. This will allow you to configure machine and/or Print/Fax server parameters. WebJetAdmin Brother's Print/Fax server range is HP WebJetAdmin compatible. A - 2 APPENDIX...

  • Page 162: Appendix B

    Brother Print/Fax server. The Brother Print/Fax server provides the following predefined services (do a SHOW SERVICE command in the Brother Print/Fax server remote console to see a list of available services): Enter HELP at the command prompt for a list of supported commands.

  • Page 163: Appendix C

    For more information, see Resetting the Print/Fax Sever back to factory settings (Test Switch) on page 13-4. There are three methods of upgrading the firmware in your Brother Print/Fax server: Use the BRAdmin Professional utility (Recommended)

  • Page 164: Reloading Firmware Using Bradmin Professional Utility

    Reloading firmware using BRAdmin Professional utility The BRAdmin Professional utility can be used to easily re-program your Brother Print/Fax server. Start BRAdmin Professional utility. Highlight the appropriate Print/Fax server. Then select the Control menu and choose Load Firmware. You can select more than one Print/Fax server by pressing CTRL+<select>...

  • Page 165: Reloading Using The Ftp Protocol From A Command Prompt

    Netware GET from a server You must have a Netware server on your network (running IPX/ SPX) and you must store the new firmware file in the SYS/Login directory of the server. In this case, your PC makes the Print/Fax server read the firmware data from the assigned Netware server, the Print/Fax server attaches to the Netware server and reads the firmware itself.

  • Page 166

    When you see 226 Data Transfer OK/Entering FirmWareUpdate mode, you can be sure that the firmware file is being transferred to the Print/Fax server. If you do not see this message, the file you are sending to the printer will either be ignored or the printer will print garbage.

  • Page 167: Appendix D

    Appendix D Updating other machines through the Network It is possible to program Brother machines on the network with either settings from an already programmed machine or with data from the Brother Network PC-FAX Address Book. See Chapter 7 of the Software User’s Guide on the CD-ROM.

  • Page 168

    (if there are any programmed) into Brother PC- FAX Address Book. Illustrated below is the Brother Address Book, on the left are One- Touch / Speed-Dial numbers read from the machine. On the right is the Brother Address Book. It is now possible to allocate One-Touch...

  • Page 169

    Highlight singular or multiple networked Brother machines in the main BRAdmin window by highlighting and pressing the shift key on your keyboard. Right click the highlighted machines and press Send Auto Dial. The new data is then sent to all the highlighted machines.

  • Page 170: Appendix E

    Appendix E Specifications Operation System Support Protocol Support Network Network Printing Network PC Fax send Network Scanning Supported by Windows Up to 25 clients can be connected to one machine at a time. ® Windows 95/98/98SE/Me/2000/XP and Windows NT Unix systems supporting LPD ®...

  • Page 171

    Internet Fax Please check the User Guide for your Brother machine to verify is these features are available. SMTP/POP3 Email server required. Computer Requirements (For drivers, BRAdmin Professional, Peer-to-Peer software, etc.) A - 12 APPENDIX T.37 Simple mode Tiff-F Profile-S Resolution: 203.2 x 195.58dpi, 203.2 x 97.79dpi...

  • Page 172

    AppleTalk Connection Management Utilities Computer: Ethernet ready Power Macintosh RAM: 32MB or more (64MB or more recommended) ® for Mac OS 8.6-9.2 128MB or more (160MB or more recommended) ® for Mac OS X 10.1 / 10.2.1-10.3 or greater ® Mac OS 8.6-9.1 / Mac OS 10.3 or greater...

  • Page 173: Function Table And Default Factory Settings

    Function Table and Default Factory Settings LEVEL LEVEL LEVEL THREE 6.LAN 1.Setup 1.BOOT Method Auto/ Static/ RARP/ TCP/IP 2.IP Address 3.Subnet Mask 4.Gateway 5.Host Name 6.WINS Config 7.WINS Server 8.DNS Server 9.APIPA 2.Setup 1.Mail Address Internet 2.SMTP Server [000-255].[000- 3.POP3 Server 4.Mailbox Name (up to 20 characters) 5.Mailbox Pwd 3.Setup...

  • Page 174

    6.Setup 1.Netware Misc. 2.Net Frame *2 Auto/ 8023/ ENET/ 8022/ 3.AppleTalk 4.DLC/LLC 5.Net BIOS/IP 6.Ethernet 7.Time Zone 7.Scan to E-Mail *1: IP Address and Subnet Mask setting will be changed by APIPA setting. *2: Net Frame setting is available when Netware is On. On/ Off *1 SNAP On/ Off...

  • Page 175: Index

    BOOTP ... 1-2 BRAdmin ... 11-2 Broadcasting ... 14-10 Brother LPR port ... 3-4 Brother NetBIOS Port Monitor..4-2 Brother Peer to Peer Print .. 3-4 Browser ... 9-2 CFGTCP ... 1-11 Chooser ... 7-2 Desktop Printer ... 7-5 DHCP ... 1-2 DLC ...

  • Page 176

    NDPS ...6-2 NDS ... 6-2 NetBIOS ...4-1 NetWare 3 ...6-2 NetWare 4 ...6-2 NetWare 5 ... 6-2 Netware GET ...A-6 network neighborhood ... 4-1 Novell ... 13-2 Novell Distributed Print Services ... 6-3 Novell NetWare ... 13-10 NWADMIN ... 6-2 OS/2 Warp Server ...

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