Brother MFC L2717dw Setup

Brother MFC L2717DW Setup

Brother MFC L2717DW Printer Setup

If you have no idea about how to set up your brand new Brother MFC - L2717DW printer, follow the guided instructions given below for Brother MFC L2717dw Setup.

  • First, unpack the printer package completely.
  • Unpack the drum and toner cartridge assembly and install it on your Brother MFC- L2717DW printer.
  • Take the paper tray out of the printer.
  • Set the paper guides properly.
  • Place a stack of plain A4 or U.S paper in the tray.
  • Replace the paper tray into the Brother MFC- L2717DW printer.
  • Now, turn on your Brother printer.
  • Set the preferences as prompted on the printer’s screen.
  • You can use the wireless, wired, or USB connection method to connect your Brother printer to the device.
  • Before performing the printer setup, install the Brother MFC L2717DW driver on your system.
  • You can use the installation CD provided with the printer package or download the print driver file from this website.
  • After completing the installation successfully, try a test print, scan, or copy operation to check the printer functions.
How to Setup Brother MFC L2717DW

Brother MFC L2717DW Driver

A driver is a software file that helps the printer to understand the computer commands. The Brother MFC L2717DW setup printer driver file is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems. Based on your device’s OS and version, there will be a slight variation in the driver. The driver for the Brother MFC L2717DW printer driver is provided with its package. You can also download this driver from this website or the official Brother site. Click the Driver Download button available on this screen to instantly download the Brother MFC L2717DW driver from this site.

Brother MFC-L2717DW Via Driver Windows 10

If you don’t have an idea about how to add your Brother MFC- L2717DW printer to the Windows 10 system’s Devices and Printers section, check out the following steps given below, and proceed with the same.

  • First, make sure that you have the Brother MFC L2717DW driver file.
  • If you have the downloaded driver, then make sure to extract it before the Brother MFC L2717dw Setup installation process.
  • Now, based on your connection, perform the above instructions
Brother MFC L2717DW Driver

Local connection:

If you are using a local network to connect the Brother MFC-L2717DW printer to your Windows 10 computer, then proceed with the instructions below.

  • Check if the Brother printer is turned ON. If the Brother printer is in the sleep mode or turned OFF, turn it ON.
  • On your Windows 10, navigate to the Control Panel section.
  • Locate the Hardware and Sound menu and select the View Devices and Printers option.
  • Click Add a Printer The printer that I want isn’t listed Add local printer or network printer with manual settings Next Use an existing port Next.
Brother MFC L2717DW wireless setup

Users who use the network connection:

  • Make sure that your Brother MFC- L2717DW printer and the Windows 10 system are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Launch the Add a Printer window on your Windows 10 system.
  • Now, a list of printers available on this network will appear on the screen.
  • Choose your Brother MFC- L2717DW printer from the list and click the Next button.
  • Now, click the Have Disk button followed by Browse.
  • Select the Brother MFC L2717DW driver of the Brother MFC- L2717DW printer from the list.
  • Click the Open button followed by OK. Follow the on-screen Brother MFC L2717dw Setup printer instructions.
  • Select the Printer Sharing option.
  • If needed, enable the Set as the default printer option by clicking the checkbox beside it.
  • After setting Brother MFC- L2717DW as the default printer on your Windows 10 system, try a test print.

Brother MFC-L2717DW Driver Install

The guided instructions given below will direct you to install the Brother MFC- L2717DW printer driver on your Windows or Mac system.

  • Insert the Brother MFC- L2717DW printer driver installation CD into your system’s disc tray and open the driver file.
  • If you have downloaded the Brother printer driver file from its official site, then locate and double-click to begin the installation.
  • First, you will be asked to select your language from the drop-down menu.
  • Select it and click the Next button.
  • Then, agree with the terms of the end-user agreement by clicking the I accept the agreement option.
  • Now the Brother MFC L2717dw Setup Connection Type window will appear on the screen.
  • Choose a connection type as per your need and click the Next button.
  • Based on your connection type, the installation process continues.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions. 
  • If you have selected the Wi-Fi as connection type, then make sure to select the correct SSID of your wireless router when prompted.
  • Connect your Brother MFC- L2717DW printer to the system using a USB cable, Wireless, or Wired network as prompted on the screen.
  • After completing the installation, click the Finish button on the final screen, and try a test print to check if the printer functions.

Brother MFC L2717DW Manual

The user manual for Brother MFC-L2717DW comprises all the information related to the printer. You can find all the instructions required to handle the Brother MFC L2717dw Setup printer, starting from the basic setup to troubleshooting. While purchasing the printer, a hard copy of the user manual for that specific model is provided with the package. You can also get a soft copy of the Brother MFC- L2717DW printer’s user manual from this site by clicking the Manual Download button below.

Brother MFC L2717DW Wireless Setup

To know how to connect your Brother MFC- L2717DW setup printer to the device over a wireless network, read and proceed with the guided instructions given below.

  • Make sure that you have done the initial printer setup.
  • Press the menu button on your Brother printer’s control panel.
  • Select Network WLAN OK.
  • Use the arrow keys available on the printer’s control panel to select the above options.
  • Now, begin the Brother printer driver installation on your system.
  • Open the Brother MFC L2717DW driver file on your system.
  • Perform the on-screen instructions to reach the Connection Type window for Brother MFC L2717DW wireless setup.
  • Choose the Wireless Network Connection (Wi-Fi) option by clicking the Radio button beside it.
  • Now the Detecting Existing Wireless Network Settings wizard will appear on the screen.
  • Check your Wi-Fi network and click the Next button.
  • The Brother MFC L2717dw setup wizard will automatically detect your Brother printer.
  • After that, the Enable the Wireless Connection window will open.
  • Now, locate and press the Wi-Fi button on the Brother printer’s control panel.
  • Perform the on-screen instructions to finish the Brother MFC L2717DW wireless setup process.
  • If the Failed to Connect window appears on the screen, click the Next button.
  • On the Wireless Network Setup screen, select the I do not have a USB cable option.
  • Type the SSID and password of your wireless network in the given field if prompted
  • Now, navigate to your Brother printer’s control panel section and press the Menu button.
  • Select Network WLAN Setup Wizard OK.
  • Now, enter the SSID and security key of your Wi-Fi router and press the OK button to finish Brother MFC L2717DW wireless setup.
  • Once your printer is connected to the same wireless network that the computer is connected to, return to the driver installation wizard and continue with the installation.
  • After completing the installation, try a test print.

Brother MFC-L2717DW Troubleshooting

Every issue with the printer can be easily fixed if you know the right troubleshooting steps and perform them at the right time. Also, it is important to maintain the printer properly to avoid certain issues. To know more about your printer and for assistance in fixing your Brother MFC L2717dw Setup printer issues, contact our technical experts by clicking the Call button available on this screen.