Complete Guide - Brother HL L2366DW Setup

Brother HL L2366DW Setup

Brother HL L2366DW Printer Setup

Step-by-step instructions to set up your Brother HL L2366DW Setup

Step 1: Unpack the printer

  • Initially, you have to unpack your printer if you’re going to set up a new printer.
  • While unpacking the printer, make sure that the protective tape surrounding the drum unit and toner cartridge is removed carefully.
  • After unpacking the toner cartridge, place it back into the printer.
  • Place the unpacked printer on a clean surface.

Step 2: Loading paper

  • Pull out your printer’s paper tray.
  • Get a stack of paper and slide the width guides of the tray to the edges.
  • Now, load the paper into the tray.
  • Adjust the width guides correctly.
  • Place the tray back into the printer.

Step 3: Turn on the printer

  • Get your printer’s power cord and connect the printer to an electrical outlet.
  • Locate the Power button on your printer’s control panel and press it.
  • Now, your printer will turn on.
  • Once your printer becomes stable, set the initial settings as per your desire.
  • Finally, press the OK button.

Step 4: Install the printer driver

  • To complete the Brother HL L2366DW Setup, you have to install the printer driver on your computer.
  • During the driver installation, choose the desired connection and perform the prompts displayed on the screen to install the printer driver.
  • Configure the printer settings by following the on-screen instructions.
  • After installing the printer driver on your computer, print a test page to check whether the setup is done correctly.


Download your Brother HL-L2366DW printer’s user guide from this page by clicking the Manual Download button provided. You can also download the manual from the official Brother support page for your printer.


The full feature driver & software package of the Brother HL-L2366DW printer contains all the necessary software needed to perform the printer-related operations. The setup CD included along with the printer during the purchase contains this software package. You can also download the same from the printer’s official support.


Download the Brother HL-L2366DW printer driver for Mac from this page by clicking the Driver Download or Driver Download for Mac button. Once the printer driver is downloaded, open it and perform the software installation on your computer.


  • Go to your Brother printer’s support page.
  • Click on the Downloads tab.
  • Now, the printer driver available for your current OS type will be displayed on the screen.
  • If necessary, select the desired OS type from the drop-down menu.
  • Choose the printer driver that you want and click on the Agree to the EULA and download button.


Wi-Fi setup using the WPS One Push method

  • Initially, make sure that your wireless router has the WPS button.
  • Now, turn on the Brother HL L2366DW Setup, router, and computer.
  • Connect your computer to the wireless network.
  • Now, from the printer’s home screen, choose the Network option.
  • Select the WLAN option followed by WPS/AOSS. Press the Yes button when the message “WLAN Enable?” is displayed on the screen.
  • When prompted, press your router’s WPS button.
  • Now, your printer will try to connect to the selected wireless network.
  • Once it is done, open the printer driver file on your computer.
  • Perform the driver installation by following the on-screen instructions.
  • . Choose the Wi-Fi option as the connection type when prompted during the driver installation.
  • . Finally, perform a test print operation to check whether the Wi-Fi setup is done correctly.


  • Get a USB cable that is recommended by the Brother HL L2366DW Setup manufacturer.
  • Now, on your computer, open the printer setup file.
  • Follow the prompts to reach the Select your Connection type screen.
  • Select the Local Connection (USB) option.
  • Connect your printer directly to the computer using the USB cable.
  • Finish the printer USB setup by following the instructions displayed on the screen.


Some common Brother HL-L2366DW printer issues and the troubleshooting instructions for the same are given here.


If paper has jammed in the paper tray of your printer, then follow the below instructions to remove it.

  • Take your printer’s paper tray completely out.
  • Now, gently remove the jammed paper from the tray.
  • Make sure that the jammed paper is removed properly from the tray.
  • Now, refill the tray with enough paper and print a test page.
  • If the printer prints the test page successfully, it means the paper jam issue is resolved.
  • Otherwise, look for the jammed paper in other parts of the printer and remove it.


You have to reset your printer’s drum unit counter once you reinstall it. The following steps explain the same.

  • Turn on your Brother HL L2366DW Setup and open its front cover.
  • Now, locate the OK button on your printer’s control panel and hold it down for 2 seconds.
  • Once the drum unit is displayed on the screen, select it and press OK.
  • Choose the Reset option.
  • Once the drum unit counter is reset, close the front cover of your printer.


  • Initially, close the error dialog box displayed on your computer screen by clicking the OK button.
  • Now, check whether your printer is turned on.
  • If not, turn it on.
  • Similarly, check if your Brother printer and the computer are connected to the same network.
  • If not, connect both the devices to the same network.
  • Restart your printer if necessary.
  • Set your Brother HL-L2366DW printer as the default printer on the computer.
  • Reinstall the printer driver if necessary.


    If your Brother printer is connected to the Wi-Fi network but not responding to the print operation, then perform the simple solutions give below.

  • Initially, you have to check whether your computer is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as the printer.
  • Check if any error messages like Paper Jam is displayed on your printer screen.
  • If yes, clear the error message by performing the necessary solutions.
  • Re-configure the print preferences if you have configured them incorrectly.

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