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Brother FAX-2950 Quick Setup Manual

Brother FAX-2950 Quick Setup Manual

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Quick Setup Guide
Start Here
Please read the Product Safety Guide first, then read this Quick Setup Guide for the correct setup and installation
procedure.
To view the Quick Setup Guide in other languages, please visit http://solutions.brother.com/.
Note
Not all models are available in all countries.
1
Unpack the machine and check the components
Drum Unit and Toner Cartridge Assembly
(pre-installed)
ADF Document Output Support
For Australia and
For Hong Kong, Malaysia
New Zealand:
and Singapore:
For Philippines
and Thailand:
The mains plug supplied with this machine is a side grounded two pin plug. Make sure that
the AC socket will accept the supplied grounded pin plug.
This machine must be grounded, If in doubt, call a qualified electrician.
To ensure safe operation the supplied plug must be inserted only into a standard electrical socket that is
properly grounded through the standard electrical wiring. Non grounded equipment may cause an
electrical shock hazard, and may cause excessive electrical noise radiation.
Installer CD-ROM
Telephone Line Cord Adapter
Basic User's Guide
Telephone Handset
For India:
FAX-2950 / MFC-7240
MFC-7290
(Australia only)
Quick Setup Guide
Product Safety Guide
Curled Handset Cord
The mains plug supplied with this machine is
a grounded three pin plug. Make sure that
the AC socket will accept the supplied
grounded pin plug.
AC Power Cord
Telephone Line Cord
ARL/ASA/NZ/GLF Version 0
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  • Page 1 Please read the Product Safety Guide first, then read this Quick Setup Guide for the correct setup and installation procedure. To view the Quick Setup Guide in other languages, please visit http://solutions.brother.com/. Note Not all models are available in all countries.
  • Page 2 WARNING indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided, WARNING could result in death or serious injuries. CAUTION indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided, may CAUTION result in minor or moderate injuries. WARNING Plastic bags are used in the packing of your machine. To avoid danger of suffocation, keep these plastic bags away from babies and children.
  • Page 3 Remove the packing Lift the elastic band off the drum. material from the machine IMPORTANT DO NOT connect the AC power cord yet. Remove the packing tape from the outside of the machine. Open the front cover. Pull the paper strip to remove the protective material as shown in the illustration.
  • Page 4 Gently shake it from side to side several times Attach the ADF to distribute the toner evenly inside the assembly. Document Output Support Unfold the ADF Document Support. Put the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly back in the machine. Open the control panel cover by lifting it toward the back.
  • Page 5: Load Paper In The Paper Tray

    Attach the ADF Document Output Support. Load paper in the paper tray Pull the paper tray completely out of the machine. Close the control panel cover. While pressing the green paper-guide release lever a, slide the paper guides to fit the paper size you are loading in the tray.
  • Page 6 Put the paper tray firmly back in the machine. Note Make sure that it is completely inserted into the For Legal or Folio size paper, press the release machine. button a in the bottom of the paper tray and then pull out the back of the paper tray.
  • Page 7 WARNING Connect the power cord and telephone line The machine must be grounded using an earthed plug. Since the machine is grounded through the electrical socket, you can protect yourself IMPORTANT from potentially hazardous electrical DO NOT connect the interface cable conditions on the telephone network by yet.
  • Page 8: Set Your Country

    Note Set your country If you are sharing one telephone line with an external telephone answering machine, connect it as shown below. Before you connect the external telephone This procedure may not be available, depending on answering machine, remove the protective cap c the model of your machine.
  • Page 9: Set The Date And Time

    Choose a Receive Mode Set the LCD contrast (if needed) There are four possible receive modes: Fax Only, If you are having difficulty reading the LCD, try Fax/Tel, Manual and External TAD. changing the contrast setting. Do you want to use the telephone features of your Press Menu, 1, 5.
  • Page 10 (Station ID) The machine displays the date and time, and if you Your Brother machine is equipped with a set up the Station ID, it will add it to each fax you send. Transmission Verification Report that can be used as confirmation that you sent a fax.
  • Page 11 Set the telephone line Note type (Middle East and PBX and TRANSFER Africa only) The machine is initially set to Normal, which lets the machine connect to a standard PSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network) line. However, If you are connecting the machine to a line that many offices use a central telephone system or features a PABX (PBX) or ISDN to send and receive Private Automatic Branch Exchange (PABX).
  • Page 12 Set Daylight Saving Time (Oceania and Asia only) You can set the machine to change for Daylight Saving Time. If you choose On, it will reset the time forward one hour and if you choose Off, it will reset the time backward one hour. Press Menu, 0, 2, 2.
  • Page 13 7, and Mac OS X (versions 10.5.8, 10.6.x, 10.7.x). Note • You can visit us at http://solutions.brother.com/ where you can get product support, the latest driver updates and utilities, and answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) and technical questions. ®...
  • Page 14: For Windows Users

    • If there are any programs running, close them. Note • The screens may differ depending on your If the Brother screen does not appear operating system. automatically, go to My Computer (Computer), double-click the CD-ROM icon, and then Note double-click start.exe.
  • Page 15 7 when printing from applications that installation. It may take a few seconds for all use the XML Paper Specification documents. screens to appear. Please download the latest driver by accessing the Brother Solutions Center at Note http://solutions.brother.com/. ® ®...
  • Page 16: For Macintosh Users

    For users of Mac OS X 10.5.7 or lower, upgrade to Mac OS X 10.5.8 - 10.7.x. (For the latest drivers and information for the Mac OS X you are using, visit http://solutions.brother.com/.) Connect the USB cable to the USB port marked with the symbol on your machine and then connect the cable to your Macintosh.
  • Page 17 Macintosh Download and install Presto! PageManager When Presto! PageManager is installed OCR capability is added to Brother ControlCenter2. You can easily scan, share and organize photos and documents using Presto! PageManager. On the Brother Support screen, click Presto! PageManager and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • Page 18: Other Information

    Get inspired. If you’re using Windows , double-click ® the Brother CreativeCentre icon on your desktop to access our FREE web site with many ideas and resources for personal and professional use. This icon appears after installing MFL-Pro Suite or the optional software available from the Brother Solutions Center.
  • Page 19 Consumables When the time comes to replace consumable items, an error will be indicated by the LCD on the control panel. For more information about the consumables for your machine, visit us at http://www.brother.com/original/ or contact your local Brother reseller.
  • Page 20 The contents of this manual and the specifications of this product are subject to change without notice. Brother reserves the right to make changes without notice in the specifications and materials contained herein and shall not be responsible for any damages (including consequential) caused by reliance on the materials presented, including but not limited to typographical and other errors relating to the publication.

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