How to download and update Brother Printer driver?

A Brother Printer  driver is a piece of software designed to help your printing machine communicate with your mobile device or computer. These drivers allow your Brother printer, label maker, or sewing machine to establish a direct connection with your device. Brother drivers allows the machinery to understand data sent from a device, such as a picture you want to print or a document you want to scan, and perform the necessary actions. You can think of your printer driver as the translator who helps your technology to communicate more effectively.

A fully updated and functioning driver ensures smooth and streamlined communication between your printer and your laptop or mobile device, so there are no unexpected surprises or issues with the printing process.

Process to Download Brother printer latest drivers from Brother official website

  1. Navigate to the Brother Printer Support website.
  2. Type your Brother printer model number in the provided space and then click on the “Search” icon. You can also browse the details of your product.
  3. Now you have to click on the “Downloads” option which is visible on the screen of your Windows.
  4. In this step, choose your operating system visible under the “Downloads” dialog box and then tap on “Search”.
  5. Now you have to click on the “Printer Driver” which is present under the “Drivers” dialog box.
  6. In this step, “Agree” to the “End User Licence Agreement” to give your consent for the same and then click “Download”.
  7. When the downloading procedure gets completed, double-click the downloaded Brother Printer driver .exe file and follow the on-screen instructions to install the printer driver on your computer.

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Process to update Brother printer drivers through the Device Manager

  1. First of all press the Windows key and R key at the same time. This will open the Run box for you.
  2. In this step, type “devmgmt.msc” in the provided space and hit the “Enter” key to open the Device Manager.
  3. Now, you have to find and click on the “Printers” or “Printer queues” option and then right-click on your Brother Printer Device. You have to do this to choose “Update Driver Software”.
  4. From the page you are redirected to, click on “Search automatically for updated driver software” option.
  5. Finally, the Windows will look for the update automatically for you and here you just have to follow the on-screen instructions to update the Brother Printer drivers.

Note:  If case there is a message displayed on your screen saying “The best driver software for your device is already installed”, go through the second way to update your printer driver.

Update printer drivers with one-click via Driver Easy automatically (Recommended)

If you are falling short of time or you do not have patience or the computer skills to update your printer driver manually, you can, instead, do it automatically with Driver Easy. This will automatically recognize your system for the drivers and find the correct driver for your exact Brother printer, and your variant of Windows system version, and it will download and install it correctly:

  1. Download and install Driver Easy by navigating to your browser and searching it.
  2. In this step you have to run the Driver Easy and then click on the Scan Now option. The tool will then scan your computer and look for any problematic drivers, your Brother printer driver can also be the one.
  3. Now, you have to tap on the “Update” button next to the flagged video driver to automatically download and install the correct version of that driver.
  4. You can also click on the “Update All” option if you want. This will automatically download and install the correct version of all the drivers that are missing or out of date on your system.

For more information , you can visit the official website of Brother Customer Service or go through the manual of built-in Brother Printer drivers.

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