Brother MFC-L8850CDW Driver and Software Download

By | August 27, 2018

Brother MFC-L8850CDW Driver Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, XP, Vista 64 Bit/ 32 Bit, Driver Macintosh, Brother MFC-L8850CDW Toner Reset, Wifi Setup, Scanner Driver – Brother MFC-L8850CDW is a color laser printer designed for a small workgroup. Eventually, you can use it for your medium business environment. The printer works fast with the speed more than 32 pages per minute in color and black. In addition, it helps you save more money, thanks to the paper-saving automatic duplex. Therefore, you can print any single-page documents to two-sided printing.

Brother MFC-L8850CDW is also available with the expanded 300-sheets paper support to 800 sheets. To do so, you have to purchase the add-on tray. In fact, this printer works with the high-quality output for business copies and prints. Furthermore, the company offers faxing and advanced scanning features, especially with the single-pass duplex scanning technology.

Brother MFC-L8850CDW Best Features

Brother MFC-L8850CDW Driver


Brother MFC-L8850CDW comes with the 4.85-inch of touchscreen display that is easy to use. It has an advanced duplex performance so you can save more papers. In addition, you can scan both sides of the pages in the single-pass. Therefore, this printer is ideal if you need a fast copier, scanner, and fax.

Besides, the Brother MFC-L8850CDW has a flexible connectivity. You can print, scan or fax your documents from your PC by using the wireless or Ethernet network. Otherwise, you can use the USB cable to connect the printer locally to your PC. With the use of intuitive touchscreen display, you can navigate the printer with ease. It also allows you scan to the popular cloud services, such as DROPBOX, EVERNOTE, GOOGLE DRIVE, ONENOTE, and others.

Best of all, you can do mobile device printing and scan conveniently. It is because the printer supports you with some applications. For example, you can use the AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Cortado Workplace, Brother iPrint&Scan, and Wi-Fi Direct. If you want to use the printer for a cost-efficient printing demand, the printer has the Secure Function Lock feature. This feature works for more than 100 users.

Brother MFC-L8850CDW Toner Cartridges

Brother MFC-L8850CDW toner cartridges support high-yield demand approximately 4,000 pages in black. Meanwhile, the color toner provides 3,500 pages. When you open the box, Brother included the TN331BK standard yield black toner cartridge that can handle 2,500 pages, a TN331 cyan, TN331 magenta, and TN331 yellow with the yield approximately 1,500 pages. In addition, there is a DR331CL Drum Unit to offer 25,000 pages.

To replace the toners, you can buy the standard yield toner in cyan, yellow, and magenta for 1,500 pages. Brother also only provides the standard yield toner in black for 2,500 pages. If you need more, you can buy the high-yield Brother MFC-L8850CDW toner in black that works for 4,000 pages.

Brother MFC-L8850CDW 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-L8850CDW 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-L8850CDW 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-L8850CDW 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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