Brother Mfc j6930dw Printer Installation

Brother MFC J6930DW is an All-In-One inkjet wireless printer with a 500-sheet capacity paper tray.

Step 1: Unpacking contents

  • Unpack the machine and check the components in the package.
  • Brother MFC J6930DW
  • Ink Cartridges
  • Manual Guides
  • Installation Disc
  • Telephone line cord
  • Power cord
  • Maintenance sheet

Step 2: Loading paper

  • Take out the paper tray assembly present at the bottom of the printer.
  • Load a stack of paper into the tray after aligning the paper well.
  • While loading paper, load only up to the maximum paper mark.
  • Insert the whole tray assembly into the printer and push it to get fixed properly.
  • Pull out the paper support tray.

Step 3: Connect the power cord

  • On the rear backside of the printer, locate the power cord port and connect the power cable into it. Fix another end of the power cable to an electrical outlet.

Step 4: Initial settings

  • Go to Settings --> All Settings --> Initial Setup --> Local language. Select your language and tap the Home icon.
  • Go to Settings --> All Settings --> Initial Setup --> Local language. Select your language and tap the Home icon.

Step 4: Initial settings

  • Select your place of residence and set up the date and time settings following the touchscreen instructions.
  • Go to Settings --> All Settings --> Initial Setup --> Local language. Select your language and tap the Home icon.

Step 5: Installing Cartridges

  • Open the cartridge door and remove the orange protective cover.
  • Unpack and install the ink cartridges one by one.
  • Before installing the black ink cartridge, shake the cartridges 15 times horizontally.
  • Wait till the printer starts the automatic cleaning process and completes it.

Step 6: Connecting the printer to a device

  • To use the printer for printing fax, connect the telephone line cord to the printer by lifting the scanning cover.
  • Insert the CD that came with the package to install the software for the printer.
  • Choose the type of connection to connect the printer to your computer/laptop.
  • You can also connect to your computer directly with a USB cable and start printing.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Driver

  • The Full Driver & Software Package (Recommended), which enables you to access most functionalities of the Brother printer, can be downloaded from the manufacturer’s site.
  • The other drivers can be installed separately for specific requirements, which includes the following.
  • Printer Driver & Scanner Driver for Local Connection has the printing and scanning functions.
  • Add Printer Wizard Driver and XML Paper Specification Printer Driver are the other Brother printer software.
  • Universal Printer Driver can be installed when you have multiple Brother printing devices.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Driver Windows 7

  • Open the official website of the Brother printer.
  • Navigate to the support page and select your country or region.
  • Click the product search tab and enter the printer model.
  • Under the downloads tab, select Windows 7 as your operating system and select the version.
  • Click the Full Driver & Software Package link to download the software.
  • Agree to the user's agreement and download the installer file.
  • Run the installer file and follow the on-screen instructions to install the software on your device.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Driver Windows 10

  • Place the Brother Installation disc into the CD/DVD drive of your computer/laptop.
  • Double-click the CD ROM on your computer to open the setup wizard.
  • The installation wizard shows you the instructions to install the driver on your device.
  • In the Brother Printing Device Installation wizard, select the language and check to agree to the license agreement.
  • Choose your connection type, whether Wireless Network Connection or Local Connection.
  • For local connection, connect the printer to your computer using a USB cable.
  • For wireless setup, connect the printer and device to your wireless network.
  • Follow the instructions on the wizard screen and complete the setup by clicking Finish.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Driver Mac 

  • Insert the installation CD or download the installation software for Mac from the official support page of the printer.
  • On the printer’s model page, click the operating system drop-down menu and select Mac. Select your version.
  • Click the Downloads tab to download the software on your device.
  • Open the setup file to begin the installation process.
  • In the Brother Window, click the Start here icon.
  • Select your preferred connection type and select Next.
  • Select your printer to open the driver installation wizard.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and click Install in the Brother Drivers window to install the software for Mac.
  • Enter your username and password for security when prompted.
  • You can type a name for your printer in the setup wizard page.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Manual

  • The printer package includes the Quick setup guide and Product setup guide, which can be used for step-by-step instructions to set up and connect the printer to a network and device.
  • Other manuals for the printer can be downloaded from the official support site of the Brother printer.
  • The User’s Guide includes Basic User Guide, Online User’s Guide, and the Default Login Password change details.
  • Additional Feature Guides can be used while you set up the printer on a mobile device. It gives the information to print and scan using the iPrint&Scan application for Android and Apple devices.
  • The Universal Printer Driver Guide is a standard guide that includes instructions to set up several Brother printer devices.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Network Setup

  • Gather the router’s SSID and network key to connect the printer to your wireless network. It will be available on the router’s label.
  • Press the Wi-Fi button on the printer’s LCD touchscreen.
  • On the Select method screen, tap Setup Wizard.
  • When prompted to Enable WLAN, disconnect the wired network and tap Yes.
  • The printer starts searching for the available networks. Choose your network by locating the router/access point name or SSID. 
  • Enter the network key of the access point on the touchscreen and tap OK.
  • After the printer gets connected to the wireless network, a confirmation message displays on the screen.
  • Install the appropriate software for your computer to print from your computer/laptop wirelessly.
  • Install the Brother iPrint&Scan application on your mobile device to print from your smartphone. You will have to connect your device and printer to the same wireless network.

Brother Mfc j6930dw Offline

When your Brother MFC J6930DW printer status is Offline or Paused, carry out the simple troubleshooting instructions to resolve this problem.

Step 1 - Error Verification

  • Ensure that you have plugged the power cable and powered up the Brother MFC J6930DW printer.
  • If the printer is not turned on, attach the AC power cable to the Brother MFC J6930DW printer and the wall power outlet.
  • After establishing a power connection, find the Power button on the Brother MFC J6930DW printer’s control panel and press it until you see the Power LED remains lit.
  • This will turn on the machine.
  • Check if any error is displayed on the display panel of the Brother MFC J6930DW printer.
  • If you see any error like Paper Jam or Ink/Toner Empty message, troubleshoot this problem and then continue with the following solutions.

Step 2 - Hardware connection

USB connection

  • If you establish a connection between the Brother MFC J6390DW printer and your computer using a USB cable, check it.
  • If the USB cable you use is damaged, replace it with a new one.
  • Do not use a USB hub for connection establishment.

Wired connection

  • Check for an Ethernet cable and replace it if needed.
  • Also, check the IP address of your wireless router by printing a Network Configuration page.

Step 3 - Default printer

Windows 8 and later

  • After launching the Control Panel window, select the Hardware and Sound option.
  • Go to the Devices and Printers section, right-click the Brother MFC J6390DW printer icon, and select the Set as default printer option.


  • On your Mac computer, find the Apple icon at the top of the screen and select the System Preferences option.
  • After selecting the Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners option, select the Brother MFC J6390DW printer from the Default Printer drop-down menu.

Step 4 - Deleting all stalled print jobs

  • On your Windows computer, select the Cancel All Documents option from the printer menu. This will delete all the stalled print jobs from the Print Queue list.

Step 5 - Printer status

  • On your Windows 7 computer, right-click the Brother MFC J6390DW printer, select the See What’s Printing option followed by the Printer option.
  • The checkmark needs to be removed next to the Use Printer Offline option

Step 6 - Multiple copies of the printer software

  • If you are using a different USB port to establish a USB cable connection between the Brother MFC J6390DW printer and your computer, the multiple copies of the printer software will be created.

Windows 8 and later

  • Go to the Devices and Printer section by selecting the Hardware and Sound option in the Control Panel window.
  • Check if you see multiple copies of the Brother MFC J6390DW printer driver on the screen.
  • You have to delete the duplicate copies of the Brother MFC J6390DW printer.
  • After removing all the duplicates of the printer software, set original printer software as default.