Brother DCP T700W Setup

Brother DCP T700W Setup

The Brother DCP-T700W is an ink tank Wi-Fi printer that can print 27 pages per minute and comes with a year’s warranty. Continue with the installation procedure given below to set up the printer.

  • Unpack the brother printer and check all the contents in the package, which includes a power cord, driver CD, and a USB cable.
  • Remove all the protective tapes, covers, and plastic films present outside and inside the printer.
  • Lift the control panel to a convenient angle.
  • Connect one end of the power cord to the printer and the other end to an AC outlet.
  • Choose your country by following the LCD screen instructions on the printer.
  • Turn on the printer. Open the ink tank door, and raise the cap of the ink tank color you are going to fill.
  • Unpack the ink bottle one by one by removing the cap and protective films from each bottle.
  • Open the tip cover of the ink bottle and pour ink into the correct ink tanks.
  • Squeeze the middle portion of the bottle to disperse ink into the tank.
  • Keep the nozzles of the ink bottle tightly fixed to the tank to avoid spilling of ink.
  • Wait till the ink distribution process completes, and continue loading paper.
  • Lower the ink tank caps tightly and close the ink tank door.
  • Take out the paper tray completely.
  • Open the output tray cover and move the paper guides to the ends in such a way to fit the paper edges.
  • Fan the paper stack and align it by tapping on a flat surface before loading it into the tray.
  • After loading the paper, move the guides to adjust it according to the paper size.
  • Close the output tray and reinsert the whole paper tray assembly into the printer.
  • Check the print quality by pressing the Start button.
  • If the quality is excellent and clear, you can select Yes to complete the print quality check.
  • Set the basic settings like date and time using the printer’s control panel navigation buttons.
  • To connect your device to the printer, choose either wireless setup or wired connection using a USB cable.
  • Install the software from the driver CD in the package. If your device doesn’t have a CD-ROM drive, you can download the software from the official website of the printer.

Brother DCP T700W Driver

The drivers available for Brother DCP T700W are mentioned below.

  • The Full Driver & Software Package contains the recommended software for the printer, which covers all usage functions of the printer.
  • Other Drivers for the Brother printer includes the Printer Driver & Scanner Driver for Local Connection, Add Printer Wizard Driver, and XML Paper Wizard Printer Driver.
  • The Universal Printer Driver can be used as a single software when you have multiple Brother print devices. 

Download the Brother printer’s driver software by following the procedure given below.

Brother DCP T700W Driver Download

  • Go to the official website of the Brother printer to download the driver for your printer.
  • Open a web browser and navigate to the support page of the printer.
  • Select the place of your country and choose your product as Brother DCP T700W.
  • Choose the operating system and version of your device to download the software.
  • Click the Driver Download button on this page to get directed to the official download site of the printer.

Brother DCP T700W Manual

The Manuals for the above printer are listed below.

  • The Basic User’s Guide has the General necessary steps about printing, copying, and scanning procedures, routine maintenance, troubleshooting, settings, and features sections.
  • Advanced User Guide gives the printing reports procedures and advanced operations info.
  • Refer the Software and Network User’s Guide for using the printer with network connection after installing the driver. 
  • Product Safety Guide contains the safety instructions to use the printer.
  • Quick Setup Guide can be used to set up and install the printer.
  • The Additional Feature Guides has the instructions for the specific features in the printer.

If you don’t have the User Manuals with you, download the guides from the official site of the printer.


Brother Utilities DCP T700W

  • The Utility tools for the printer can be downloaded from the official support site of the Brother printer in the Downloads section.
  • The Network Connection Repair tool assists you in using all the printer functions and allows you to print again as usual.
  • The ControlCenter4 Update tool allows you to update the software to the latest version with enhanced functions.
  • The Uninstall tool helps you to uninstall and reinstall the Brother printer driver software.
  • Other Utility software is the Status Monitor Update tool and Driver Language Switching tool

How To Connect Wifi To Brother Printer DCP T700W

Follow the step-by-step instructions given below to connect the Brother DCP T700W printer to a Wi-Fi network.

  • Note down your wireless router or access point network name and password, which will be available on the router’s label.
  • Use the navigation keys (arrow buttons) to choose an option on the printer and press the OK button to select it.
  • Select the Network option from the printer’s control panel buttons.
  • Navigate to Setup Wizard and select the Network switched to Wireless option.
  • Tap Yes when you are prompted to Enable WLAN.
  • The printer will start searching for the available networks around the printer’s area.
  • Choose your wireless network SSID and enter the password. Press OK to confirm the settings.
  • After the connection is established, the printer LCD screen shows a connection confirmation message and prints a WLAN report automatically.

Connecting to a computer:

  • Download the software by choosing your operating system, either Windows and Mac, and connect to the same wireless network as the printer, when asked for connection type in the installation wizard.

Connecting to mobile device:

  • To connect the printer to your mobile device, either Android and iPhone, tap settings and turn on the Wi-Fi settings to select the wireless network.
  • Connect your mobile device and the printer to the same wireless network.
  • Download the iPrint & Scan application to your mobile device and start printing from your smartphone.

Brother DCP T700W Airprint

  • Make sure to connect the printer and your Apple device like iPhone to the same wireless network.
  • To print a picture using the Photo app, open the image to be printed and touch the Share icon displayed on the screen. Then select Print.
  • If your printer is not automatically detected, select the brother printer from the printer option and choose the number of copies.
  • Tap Print and the picture will be printed successfully.
  • Follow the same procedure for printing documents and other files using Airprint.

How To Troubleshoot Brother Printer DCP T700W

Some common issues and errors appear on your device and printer’s LCD when the printer cannot continue the printer functions. Contact our technical support team anytime to sort out such issues and errors.

Brother DCP T700W Paper Jam

  • Unplug the power cord from the connected electrical outlet.
  • Close the paper support flap and pull out the paper tray entirely outside the printer.
  • Check for the jammed paper inside the printer and press the green levers at both sides to take out the paper
  • Open the scanner cover and remove the jammed paper present inside the printer.
  • Check for any bits of paper inside the printer. Take a look at the print head and corners for torn pieces of paper and remove them, if present.
  • Open the Clear Jam cover behind the printer and remove any paper inside it.
  • Close the scanner cover, jam cover, and reinsert the paper tray assembly into the printer.

Brother DCP T700W Not Printing

  • If the Brother printer cannot print, check the connection issues and load adequate paper into the input paper tray.
  • Check the ink level status using the control panel buttons of the printer.
  • Refill ink into the tank slots if there is low ink.
  • Check the nozzles and clogs in the printhead.
  • If the issue persists, clean the nozzle and printhead with an alcohol swab.
  • Run a nozzle check if required.
  • Unplug and restart the printer to fix the not printing issue.