Brother DCP J105 Installation

Brother DCP J105 Installation Steps

  • Once you take the Brother DCP J105 printer from the plastic bag, remove its protective tapes and films before Brother DCP J105 installation.
  • Connect the Brother DCP J105 printer to the power source using a power cord.
  • Power up the machine by pressing the Power button on the front panel of the machine.
  • Lift-open the ink cartridge access area cover, unwrap the orange protective material from the new ink cartridge, and insert it in the cartridge access area.
  • Remove the Brother DCP J105 printer’s paper tray, lift its output cover, and keep some sheets of paper in it.
  • Note: You should not load the paper above the triangular mark.
  • Slide the paper width guides to fit the paper correctly, close the machine’s output paper tray, and put the paper tray back into the machine.
Brother DCP J105 installation
  • If needed, check for the print quality. Mention the date, time, and language of the Brother DCP J105 printer.
  • Establish a wired or wireless network connection and install the Full Driver & Feature Package on your computer.

Brother DCP J105 Driver

Below are the available drivers for the Brother DCP J105 printer:

  • Full Driver & Software Package
  • Printer Driver & Scanner Driver
  • Add Printer Wizard Driver
  • Universal Printer Driver

Full Driver & Software Package is the printer manufacturer-recommended driver. This package contains the required drivers and software for the Brother DCP J105 installation.

Brother DCP J105 installation

Brother DCP J105 Driver Download

The Brother DCP J105 printer driver can be downloaded in three ways.

Way 1 :

  • Go to the printer manufacturer site, navigate to the Downloads section, and click the Full Driver & Software Package file.
  • When you click the Agree to the EULA and Download buttons, the Brother DCP J105 printer driver starts to download on your computer while you doing Brother DCP J105 installation.

Way 2 :

  • The Driver Download button is mentioned on this page.
  • The Brother DCP J105 printer driver begins to download as soon as you click this Driver Download button.

Way 3 :

  • If you have a Brother installation CD, place it in the computer’s drive and perform the instructions to install the Brother DCP J105 printer driver on the computer.

Brother DCP J105 Driver Windows 10

Click the link that is mentioned on this web page to download the Brother DCP J105 printer driver for Windows 10.

Brother DCP J105 Manual

The Manuals for the above printer are listed below for Brother DCP J105 setup.

  • Basic User’s Guide
  • Advanced User’s Guide
  • Software and Network User’s Guide
  • Product Safety Guide
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • Mobile Print/Scan
  • AirPrint Guide
  • Google Cloud Print Guide
  • Universal Printer Driver Guide
  • All of the above-mentioned manuals are available on the printer manufacturer site and a soft copy of these manuals can be downloaded by clicking the Download button.
  • Also, you can get a soft copy of the Brother DCP J105 printer manual from our website by clicking the Manual Download button.

Brother DCP J105 Connect To Wifi

  • Press the Menu button on the Brother DCP J105 printer control panel and select the Network option followed by the Setup Wizard option.
  • When you select the Yes option, the WLAN feature is enabled. Now, the Brother DCP J105 printer starts to search for your SSID.
  • As soon as you see the network name (SSID) of your wireless router, select it using the Up or Down arrow button and type its network security key (password).
  • After pressing the OK button, select the Yes option to save the settings.
  • Once the Brother DCP J105 printer connects to a wireless network, press the OK button. Keep the Brother installation CD into your computer’s CD drive.
  • When the printer model is displayed on the screen, select it and set your desired language in the given field.
  • Select Install MFL-Pro suite -> Yes -> Wireless Network Connection -> Next.
  • Select the ‘Change the Firewall port settings to enable network connection and continue with the installation (Recommended)’ option and click the Next button in the Firewall/Antivirus detected window.
  • Select the Brother DCP J105 installation printer from the displayed printer list and click Next to proceed.
  • This will begin the driver installation on your computer automatically.
  • After clicking the Next button twice, select the checkbox beside the Set as Default Printer option if you want to set Brother DCP J105 as the default printer.
  • Click Next twice to finish the Brother DCP J105 printer driver installation on the computer.

Brother DCP J105 Scan

Loading original documents on the Brother DCP J105 printer’s scanner glass

  • Use both your hands to lift the machine’s scanner cover.
  • The scan side of the original document should face down on the scanner glass.
  • Proceed with the scanning steps mentioned below after closing the Brother DCP J105 printer’s scanner cover properly.

Before you begin to scan

  • At first, install the Brother DCP J105 printer’s scanner driver using the Brother installation CD-ROM.
  • An alternative way to download the scanner driver is from the Brother official website.
  • Refer to the Quick Setup Guide manual to get detailed instructions about scanner driver installation on your computer.
  • In case, the network scanning is not working, you have to configure the Brother DCP J105 with a TCP/IP address as per the Software and Network User’s Guide manual instructions

Perform scanning on the Brother DCP J105 printer using ControlCenter4 application. For Windows XP, Vista, and 7

  • Select the All Programs option from the Start menu.
  • Note: The Start menu is displayed at the bottom end of the screen.
  • Click the Brother printer followed by the Brother DCP J105 installation model name. When you click the ControlCenter4 application, its main interface window will appear on the screen.
  • Click the radio button beside the Advanced Mode option. When you click the OK button, the next window is displayed on the screen.
  • At the top of the screen, check if you can see the DCP J105 model name from the Model drop-down menu. If the model name is not yours, change it to proceed further.
  • After clicking the Configure button, select the Button Settings option.
  • Select the Scan option followed by the File option to alter the default scan settings.
  • Specify the type of your file to be scanned as PDF in the File Type field.
  • Fill the File Name field and specify the location to save the scanned file in the Destination Folder field.
  • Select the desired scanning resolution and document size from the Resolution and Document Size drop-down menus.
  • Once you finish with the scan settings, click the OK button in the File ControlCenter4 window.
  • After clicking the Scan tab, select the File option followed by the Scan button.
  • The Brother DCP J105 installation printer scans the document and saves it on your computer.

BROTHER DCP J105 Troubleshooting

Below are the commonly occurring problems on the Brother DCP J105 printer:

  • Paper feed/paper jam
  • Printing
  • Scanning
  • Copying
  • Product setup problem
  • Driver/software
  • Network settings

Here are the solutions to resolve the ‘Printer status is Offline or Paused’ problem:

  • Ensure that the Brother DCP J105 printer is connected to your computer.
  • Do not use any hub while using the USB cable to establish a connection.
  • Check for the IP address after printing a network configuration page.
  • If you have installed different drivers on the computer, set Brother DCP J105 as the default printer by clicking the Set as default printer option from the Printer menu.
  • Clear all the unwanted print jobs from the Print queue by selecting the Cancel all Documents option.
  • In the Devices and Printers window, you have to right-click the Brother DCPJ05 printer icon and remove the checkmarks next to the Use Printer Offline and Pause Printing options.
  • Make sure you remove the duplicate copies of the Brother DCP J105 printer driver.
  • If the Brother DCP J105 installation issue is persists, get help from our technical experts.