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AirPrint Guide
This User's Guide applies to the following models:
DCP-J552DW/J752DW,
MFC-J285DW/J450DW/J470DW/J475DW/J650DW/J870DW/J875DW
Version 0
ENG

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  • Page 1 AirPrint Guide This User's Guide applies to the following models: DCP-J552DW/J752DW, MFC-J285DW/J450DW/J470DW/J475DW/J650DW/J870DW/J875DW Version 0...
  • Page 2 Each company whose software title is mentioned in this manual has a Software License Agreement specific to its proprietary programs. Any trade names and product names of companies appearing on Brother products, related documents and any other materials are all trademarks or registered trademarks of those respective companies.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Introduction Overview..............................1 Hardware requirements ..........................2 Supported operating systems......................2 Network settings ..........................2 Printing Printing from iPad, iPhone and iPod touch ....................5 Printing using OS X v10.7 or later ......................6 Troubleshooting If you are having difficulty with your machine ....................7 Disabling/Enabling AirPrint using Web Based Management (web browser) ..........8...
  • Page 4: Introduction

    Introduction Overview AirPrint lets you wirelessly print photos, email, web pages, and documents from your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch without the need to install a driver. Print request Printing...
  • Page 5: Hardware Requirements

    (http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4356). Network settings In order to use AirPrint, your mobile device must connect to the wireless network to which your Brother machine is connected. AirPrint supports wireless connections that use Ad-Hoc mode, infrastructure mode, or Wi-Fi Direct™ (supported models only).
  • Page 6 Introduction Infrastructure mode Connect your mobile device to your Brother machine through a wireless access point/router.  When the Brother machine is connected to the wireless access point/router using the machine’s wireless feature: 1 Mobile device 2 Wireless access point/router 3 Wireless network machine (your Brother machine) ...
  • Page 7 Introduction Wi-Fi Direct™ network (supported models only) Connect your mobile device to your Brother machine using Wi-Fi Direct™. Wi-Fi Direct™ allows you to configure a secured wireless network between your Brother machine and a mobile device without using an access point.
  • Page 8: Printing

    Printing from iPad, iPhone and iPod touch The procedure used to print may vary by application. Safari is used in the example below. Make sure your Brother machine is turned on. Use Safari to open the page that you want to print.
  • Page 9: Printing Using Os X V10.7 Or Later

    Choose File and click Print. Make sure your Brother machine is selected. If a different machine (or no printer) is selected, click the Printer drop-down list and choose your Brother machine or Nearby Printers. Select the desired options, such as the number of pages to print and 2-sided printing (if supported by your machine).
  • Page 10: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting This chapter explains how to resolve typical problems you may encounter when using AirPrint with your Brother machine. If you are unable to resolve your problem after reading this chapter, please visit the Brother Solutions Center at http://solutions.brother.com/. If you are having difficulty with your machine...
  • Page 11: Disabling/Enabling Airprint Using Web Based Management (Web Browser)

    NOTE You can see your machine’s IP address on the control panel’s network menu. For more information, see your Brother machine's Software and Network User’s Guide. Click AirPrint. Select Disabled if you want to disable AirPrint; select Enabled if you want to enable AirPrint.
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