Brother MFC-8480DN Driver and Software Downloads

By | September 27, 2018

Brother MFC-8480DN Driver Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, XP, Vista 64-Bit, 32-Bit, Driver Macintosh/Mac OS, Brother MFC-8480DN Reviews, Toner Cartridges, Drum Reset – Brother MFC-8480DN is one of the fast printers on the market with the high-quality output. This mono laser can print, scan, and fax. Unfortunately, this machine is not able to print on both sides of a paper. Eventually, it can support the users who are running a small business with the demand for a standalone copier.

Brother MFC-8480DN Driver

Brother MFC-8480DN

Unlike other printers, Brother MFC-8480DN does not have Wi-Fi and duplexing ADF features. Whereas, these are the important features most users need. If you think that you do not need those features, this machine is the economical choice. Even though it does not have the duplexing ADF, still, it comes with the excellent paper handling.

Brother supports it with the drawer to hold 250 sheets and the multipurpose tray for 50 sheets. Therefore, the input capacity provides 300 sheets in total. Furthermore, Brother provides the print duplexer that you can print on both sides of a paper. In the end, this is enough for a small business environment. If you need something more, you can purchase the optional tray to add 250 sheets for 550 sheets in total.

Brother MFC-8480DN Best Features

Brother MFC-8480DN has some best features to offer. In fact, Brother added legal-size flatbed. Other than that, it has an automatic document feeder to support 50 sheets. You can use the document feeder to handle multipage documents. Once you find the spot for the machine and remove the packing items, continue by loading the cartridge and paper. After that, you only have to plug in the power line and the power cord. This way is simple to connect the machine to the network cable. You can even use the disc to run the automated installation.

Next, Brother MFC-8480DN is also available with the impressive speed. It can produce more than 32 pages in 60 seconds. In addition, the machine has a good output quality that even makes it better than other mono laser printers. There should be no complaints at all when it comes to the text quality for the business files.

Brother MFC-8480DN Toner Cartridges

Brother MFC-8480DN toner cartridges are available into two options. The first is the standard-yield to provide 3000 pages. The second option is the high-yield to provide 8000 pages. Those options make you easier to choose based on your needs. For example, if you use the machine rarely, it is better to buy the first option. Meanwhile, if you are working with the machine every day with the heavy-duty performance required, it is good to have the second option. Brother MFC-8480DN is the ideal solution for those who need a functional printer but have no Wi-Fi demand.

Brother MFC-8480DN Wireless Setup

a). Factory Reset

  • To start, choose the menu button on your printer.
  • After that, find network menu by using the bottom up button. Continue by pressing OK.
  • Next, select factory reset, and after that, choose OK.
  • And then, press number 1 (If your machine has the fax button. If not, continue by following the instruction on the printer screen).
  • Wait, your machine is going to reset the network.
  • Then, continue by completing the wizard setup to activate the wireless.
  • Head to the menu button and use the bottom-up button. Search for “network” and press OK.
  • Select “WLAN”. After that, choose OK.
  • Choose “setup wizard”, and wait for a minute. Your printer is finding the SSID. Once this step is complete, choose back.
  • After that, you will see the Wi-Fi icon at the top of the printer screen.

b.) Setting On Computer

  • Insert the CD driver of your printer.
  • Choose the desired language.
  • After that, select the “initial installation” menu.
  • Continue by choosing the “install MFL-Pro Suite”.
  • Hit yes and wait for a minute.
  • Next, select the wireless network connection. After that, select next.
  • Make sure that you have checked all options. After that, select next.
  • Once your Wi-Fi detected your printer, select the printer series and choose next. You will get a message appears on the screen. This pop-up message asks you to restart your printer.
  • Nevertheless, if the Wi-Fi does not detect the printer series, select the second option. You will need the IP address for printer identification.
  • Fill the IP address in your device on the empty column.
  • Tips to check the IP address on the computer: select menu > network> Wlan> TCP/IP> IP address.
  • If you have finished the process above, wait and you will see a message “Brother Registration” on your computer’s screen. Then, select next. Restart your computer.

c). Setting on Wireless Network Connection

  • To start, search the Wireless Network Connection on your PC/ network.
  • And then, select “SETUP” in the available option. Select the wireless network and click Connect.
  • After that, select “Connect Anyway” and wait for a minute. You will see that the wireless is connected.

Brother MFC-8480DN WiFi Setup

  • You have to check that your printer is on.
  • Go to the Network menu selection > Reset Network > Press no.1 (to restart the printer)
  • After that, the machine will enter the Default Printer mode
  • You have to choose Network > Setup Wizard so you can continue the process.
  • Then, choose SSID > and then choose NEW SSID (The machine will ask you to create a username and password). After that, press OK
  • Next, choose AD-HOC and connect it to the SSID you have created (The printer will print the printer status automatically. After that, wait for 1 to 5 minutes so the printer will connect via scan IP address)
  • Your Wi-Fi setup installation is complete. After that, try to connect your laptop or computer to the SSID printer.

Brother MFC-8480DN Installation Software For Windows

  • To start, you must download the driver. After that, select the system operation of your computer.
  • Next, double-click the file you have downloaded.
  • After that, choose Unzip.
  • Open that folder.
  • Then, double-click to the D_SETUP.exe. The installation is ready to start.
  • You are going to see the instructions on the screen. Follow the steps to finish the installation.
  • Once the installation is complete, restart your computer. You can test your printer.

Brother MFC-8480DN Installation Software For Mac

  • You must download the driver. After that, choose the operating system for your computer.
  • Next, double-click to the “xxxxxxxx.dmg” you have downloaded.
  • Then, double click to the “xxxxxxxx.pkg. This is the installer package.
  • You have to follow the instructions so you can complete the installation.
  • Once you finished the installation, please restart the computer. After that, you can test your printer.

Macintosh OS X (v10.5), Mac OS X (v10.6.x), Mac OS X (v10.7.x), Mac OS X (v10.8.x), Mac OS X (v10.9.x), Mac OS X (v10.10.x), Mac OS X (v10.11.x), macOS (10.13), macOS (10.12).

Microsoft Windows 10 64 bit, Windows 10 32 bit, Windows 8.1 64 bit, Windows 8.1 32 bit, Windows 8 64 bit, Windows 8 32 bit, Windows 7 64 bit, Windows 7 32 bit, Windows Vista 64 bit, Windows Vista 32 bit, Windows XP 64 bit, Windows XP 32 bit.

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