Brother MFC-8950DW Driver and Software Download

By | September 3, 2018

Brother MFC-8950DW Driver Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, XP, Vista 64 Bit/ 32 Bit, Driver Macintosh, Brother MFC-8950DW Reviews, Toner Cartridges – Brother MFC-8950DW has the advanced duplex technology. This is a high-performance printer with the laser technology to offer. It also comes with the multifunction design. You can use the machine easily, thanks to the wireless networking feature in it. As the monochrome machine, this printer can support both small and medium workplace. It has a high-speed performance with the reliable printing design. It can copy and print more than 42 pages in a single minute with the color faxing and scanning at a high-quality level.

Brother MFC-8950DW works with the presence of a five-inch touchscreen display. Brother also supports it with the Web Connect and a larger sheet paper to hold 550 sheets. Other than that, it can produce automatic two-sided document printings with the use of advanced duplex technology. It can even do single-pass printing, two-sided scanning, copying, and faxing. You can share the machine with others through the Ethernet and wireless network connections. Best of all, you can print right from your mobile devices with the use of Brother iPrint&Scan, Google Cloud Print, AirPrint, and others.

Brother MFC-8950DW Best Features

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Brother MFC-8950DW can print on both sides of the pages to save more paper. The flexible connectivity also allows you to print, scan, or fax from your wireless connections. Even you can connect the machine to your PC by using the USB port. Other than that, the machine helps you copy and color scan your documents easily, even for legal-size files. The automatic document feeder can support 50 pages. You can use it for dealing with unattended faxing, copying, and scanning multipage documents.

Brother MFC-8950DW also has the adjustable paper capacity to handle higher print demands. Brother completes it with 500-sheet of the paper tray. If you need more, they also have the multipurpose tray for handling 50 sheets. Still, they make it perfect with the presence of the optional paper tray for holding 500 sheets.

Brother MFC-8950DW Toner Cartridges

Brother includes the standard-yield Brother MFC-8950DW toner cartridge that can work for 3,000 pages. They also include the DR720 Drum Unit with the yield approximately 30,000 pages. When the toner needs to replace, they provide the supplies and accessories to buy. You can buy the standard-yield toner from the official website. If you want to save your time and money for replacing the supplies, you should buy the high-yield Brother MFC-8950DW toner cartridge that can work for 8,000 pages. If you need more, buy the super high-yield toner that gives you 12,000 pages.

In the end, it is a great printer that you can use the USB Direct Interface at the front to print and scan files from or to your USB flash drive. It supports mobile device printing with the advanced scanning and security features, as well.

Brother MFC-8950DW 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-8950DW 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-8950DW 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-8950DW 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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