Brother HL L2315DW Setup

Brother HL L2315DW Setup

Brother HL L2315DW Unboxing Setup

  • The Brother HL-L2315DW printer setup is a simple process. First, unpack the printer machine from the package box and check the manufacturer's seal.
  • Remove the small components and toner cartridges from the pack.
  • Keep the box sideways on the ground, take the user manual and pull the machine out of the package box.
  • Remove all the blue protective covers and gently pull out the orange packing material from the machine.
  • Remove the toner unit from the machine and unpack the toner cartridge.
  • Insert the toner cartridges properly in the drum unit-toner assembly.
  • Avoid touching the copper-colored parts on the toner cartridges to prevent print quality problems.
  • Connect the power cord cable between the printer and the electrical outlet. 
  • Load enough paper into the paper tray and switch on your brother printer.
Brother HL L2315DW Setup Mac
  • Follow the on-screen instructions displayed on your printer panel to set up essential functions on your printer device.
  • Install the driver installation disc on your computer or laptop device. 
  • Follow the commands displayed on the setup wizard on your computer screen. 
  • After completing the driver setup, perform a test print on your printer.

Brother HL L2315DW Driver

The Brother HL-L2315DW printer driver is used to perform printer-related operations from your computer or laptop device.The driver software installation CD is supplied along with the printer.

Brother HL L2315DW Driver Download

  • You can download the Brother MFC J491DW printer Driver from this site by clicking the Driver Download button on this screen. Before downloading the Brother HL-L2315DW driver, you must identify your Operating system(OS) and its version. 
  • Select the OS family from the given options (either Windows or Mac or Linux or Mobile). 
  • Select the version of your device’s OS and press OK. 
  • If you aren't able to identify your OS version, then click on the 'How to identify your Operating System(OS)' and follow the instructions to find your software version. 
  • After selecting the OS version, the page will display the Full Driver & Software Package, Drivers, Utilities, and Firmware. 
  • Select one of these software. You can view the driver file size and the version of the software.  
  • Now, agree to the EULA (End-user License Agreement) and click Download. 
  • The DCP extension file(.exe file format) gets downloaded and stored in the device folder.

Brother HL L2315DW Mac Driver

  • You can download the Brother HL-L2315DW driver for Mac from the official site. 
  • The official site of the Brother printer will ask you to select the Mac OS family and OS version for downloading the driver. 
  • If you aren't able to identify the OS, navigate to the Apple menu on your Mac device.
  • Select the About this Mac option from the Apple menu and identify your Mac version. 
  • After selecting the suitable OS family and OS version on the manufacturer’s site, download the driver that suits best for your computer. 
  • The page displays the Full Driver & Software Package, Drivers, Utilities, and Firmware. 
  • It is recommended to download the Full Driver & Software Package to access all features supported by your Brother HL-L2315DW printer. 
  • Now, complete the driver installation process.

Brother HL L2315DW Manual

A user guide for the Brother HL-L2315DW printer is provided along with the printer machine during its purchase. To download the manual, click the Manual Download button available on this screen. It downloads in PDF.

Brother HL L2315DW Toner

  • The Brother HL-L2315DW printer supports only black toner cartridges. A toner cartridge comes along with the printer machine package during its first time purchase.
  • Open the front cover panel of the printer and remove the drum unit-toner cartridge unit.
  • Remove all the protective covers and orange case from the cartridge.
  • Shake the cartridge for fifteen to twenty times horizontally before inserting it into the machine.
  • Fix the toner cartridge gently into the drum unit.
  • Make sure that you don’t touch the red-shaded part on the cartridge as it may affect your printing quality.
  • Insert the toner cartridge-drum unit assembly back into the printer machine and close the front cover.

Brother HL L2315DW Toner Reset

You can reset your Brother HL-L2315DW toner by following few procedures:

  • Open the front cover of your printer machine. 
  • Turn off your printer machine and hold the Go button(green color button) while turning the printer back to On. 
  • Release the Go button after three seconds. 
  • The printer enters the User Mode, and a message intimating the same is displayed on the printer screen.
  • Now, press the Go button nine times.  The Wi-Fi led lamp will flash for notification.  
  • Once again, press the Go button five times and close the printer front cover. 
  • Now the toner has been reset successfully.

Brother HL L2315DW Wifi Setup

The Brother HL-L2315DW printer's Wi-Fi setup can be done quickly if you follow the steps as given below.

  • First, connect your desktop or laptop to the Wi-Fi router.
  • Turn On your printer and place the Wi-Fi router close to your machine.
  • Insert the driver installation disc into the computer to run the setup wizard.
  • You can also download the driver for your Brother HL-L2315DW printer from the official site.
  • If you have downloaded the driver, navigate to the location of the downloaded file, and start the setup wizard by double-clicking the downloaded file.
  • Once the Setup Wizard starts, select the language you wish to use and click Next. 
  • Accept the user's license agreement and click on the Next button. 
  • From the Connection types, namely Wireless Network connection(Wi-Fi), Wired Connection(Ethernet), and Local connection(USB), select Wireless Network Connection.
  • Do not check the Custom Install checkbox. Click Next
  • The Wireless Device Setup page gets opened. 
  • Select the Brother Peer-to-Peer Network Printer Print directly to the printer over the network. Click Next.
  • If the Firewall/Antivirus detected window opens, click Next.
  • The Wireless Device Setup Screen opens. No, I do not have a USB cable option and click the Next button.
  • Check the Checked and Confirmed checkbox and click Next.
  • Follow the wireless setup instructions displayed on the right-side panel of your computer screen. 
  • Now, go to your printer. Press the Wi-Fi button --> Up arrow. You should see the Connecting WLAN message on the printer panel.
  • The printer prints the WLAN report, and the Wi-Fi LED and the Wireless signal Indicator on the home screen light up.
  • Now, the WLAN connection is enabled, and the printer is connected to the wireless network.
  • Return to the Wireless Device Setup Wizard on your computer.
  • Click the Connection OK option and click Next.
  • Select your printer name on the screen and click Next.
  • The setup process will get completed by clicking the Finish button.
  • Finally, the Wi-Fi setup is completed successfully on your Brother HL-L2315DW printer.

Brother HL L2315DW Airprint

The Brother HL L 2315 printer is AirPrint-enabled. AirPrint is a unique feature that is used to printer pictures, emails, documents, and webpages directly from your iPad, iPhone, and iPod to the printer. It enables you to access the printer without the need for any driver installation on your device. Airprint also helps sending faxes directly from your Mac computers without printing them. If you wish to use Airprint, your mobile device should be connected to the same wireless network to which the Brother HL-L2315DW printer is connected.

Direct Wi-Fi is available only for a few supported mobile devices. Follow the steps given below to carry out printing using Airprint:

  • Turn On your Brother HL-L2315DW printer machine.
  • Open the Safari browser on your mobile to open the page you wish to print or select the document from your local storage folders.
  • Tap the Send button and select Print.
  • Tap the Select Printer option and select the Brother HL-L2315DW printer.
  • Set the number of pages to print, and other settings as required.
  • Finally, tap the Print option to complete the printing operation.
Brother HL L2315DW Setup

Brother HL L2315DW Troubleshooting

If your printer fails to print or does not run the commands, you should first find the factor causing the printer to malfunction. Some common printer issues and the steps for fixing them are given in the following topics. Contact our technical team for any assistance in fixing the issue.

Brother HL L2315DW Won't Connect To Wifi

If your Brother HL-L2315DW printer is not connecting to Wi-Fi, follow these steps to resolve the problem:

  • First, turn off your printer machine and Restart it after thirty seconds..
  • Sometimes, you may have to restart your Wi-Fi router to resolve this issue.
  • Restabish the network connection.
  • If the issue persists, perform a Wireless Network Reset on your device.
  • Uninstall any previous printer driver installed on your computer and download its latest version from the printer’s manufacturer’s site. 
  • Find the Menu button on the printer machine, press it, and select Network Reset.
  • Select the Yes option and confirm the reboot. Now, connect your printer to the Wi-Fi network.
  • If you still have a problem with resolving this issue, reset the printer. For more assistance, contact our technical team. 
Brother HL L2315DW Setup