Brother MFC 6490CW Wireless Setup and Driver Download

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Brother MFC 6490CW

Brother MFC 6490CW Wireless Setup, Instructions Manual, connecting wifi not printing and Scanner Software Driver Download For Mac, Windows, Linux – The Brother MFC-6490CW Shade Inkjet All-in-One Print Printer is a very versatile all-in-one device that has the ability to print on bigger paper evaluate to 11 x 17″ (journal), as well as has a paper capacity of over 400 sheets. It is outfitted with 802.11 b/g wireless as well as wired Ethernet networking for your residence or home office. The MFC-6490CW additionally makes image printing simple – it consists of a widescreen 3.3″ (8.4 centimeters) color LCD display for straightforward picture editing as well as printing without the demand to link to a computer. And also your pictures are particular to look fantastic with abundant, dynamic indeterminate printing and also a droplet size as little as 1.5 picoliters and the unique True2Life photo optimization technology.

In the instance of the Brother MFC-6490CW though, that need to probably be changed to “hands, feet, legs and all issue of the anatomy” as this printer is significant. Sharing a similarity much more similar to the Amazing Hunk, the globe’s very first A3 multifunction printer weighs in at a back-breaking 15.6 kilograms and measures 32.3 x54.0 x48.8 cm. This is no average home printer– its girth puts it strictly in the domain name of small businesses and also medium-sized offices. We nearly had problem finding a workdesk large enough to support the hulk thinking about that it dwarfed practically everything we put around it.

Alloting our first bookings regarding its look, the MFC-6490CW houses a complete numeric keypad, along with a host of various other switches as well as options on the front panel together with the 3.3-inch colour LCD display. The backlit fax, scan, copy and picture capture switches include a nice touch, while all the consumables are accessible from the front of the printer. On top rests a 50-page file feeder, a flatbed scanner, a 3.3-inch colour LCD screen and the conventional SD/CF/MS/ xD/PictBridge links. Wireless, Ethernet as well as fax connection are given, plus 64MB of memory, as well as an optimum resolution of 6000x1200dpi complete the plan.

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Brother Setup For Windows

How To Setup Brother MFC 6490cw For Windows

  1. Make a temporary folder or directory on your HDD [hard disk drive] as the location to save the downloaded self-extracting file, e.g. C:\brodnt
  2. Download the file to the temporary folder or directory..
  3. Once the download is complete, open the folder or directory and double click on the downloaded file to extract it.
  4. You will find two folders: “Setupxxxx” (where xxxx = model name) and “Data” in the folder created in Step 3.
  5. Open the “Setupxxxx\yyy” directory (xxxx = model name yyy = language name) and double click “Setup.exe”.
  6. The installation will start. Please follow the installation screen directions.
Brother Setup For Mac

How To Setup Brother MFC 6490cw For Mac Os

  1. Download the target file to your Macintosh. Once downloaded, the Installer Disk Image will be mounted on your Desktop.
  2. You will find the installer package icon “file extension.pkg” on the desktop.
  3. Double click the installer package icon “file extension.pkg”. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  4. Turn off and unplug the machine from the AC outlet and disconnect it from your Macintosh if you already connected an interface cable.
  5. Connect the USB interface cable to your Macintosh, and then connect it to the machine.
  6. Plug the AC power cord into an AC outlet. Turn on the machine.
  7. The printer driver will be installed automatically.
  8. You need to make sure if the installation of the printer driver is complete.
  9. Select “System Preferences” from the Apple Menu.
  10. Click the “Print & Scan” icon.
  11. Check if your Brother machine is displayed in the “Printers” section.
  12. If your Brother machine is displayed, the setup is now complete.
  13. If your Brother machine is not displayed, try to disconnect and connect the USB interface cable to your Macintosh again.
  14. And then repeat the steps 8 – 10 to check if the installation of the printer driver is complete.
Brother Wireless Setup For

How To Setup Wireless For Brother MFC J480DW

  1. Connect the AC power cord to your Brother machine and then connect it to an AC power outlet (electrical socket).
  2. Turn on your Brother machine.
  3. Press Menu.
  4. Press Up or Down arrow key to choose the Network and press OK.
  5. Press Up or Down arrow key to choose the WLAN and press OK. (This step might be skipped in some models.)
  6. Press Up or Down arrow key to choose the Setup Wizard and press OK.
  7. When WLAN Enable? appears, enable the wireless network.
  8. This will start the wireless setup wizard.
  9. The machine will search for your network and display a list of available SSIDs. When a list of SSIDs appears,
  10. press Up or Downarrow key to choose the SSID you want, and then press OK.
  11. Do one of the following
  12. If you are using an authentication and encryption method that requires a Network Key, enter the Network Key. Enter the WEP key, and then press OK to apply your settings. To apply the settings, choose Yes. To cancel, choose No.
  13. If your authentication method is Open System and your encryption mode is None, go to the next step.
  14. If your WLAN access point/router supports WPS, WPS is available appears. To connect your machine using the automatic
  15. wireless mode, press Up arrow key. (If you choose No, enter the Network Key you wrote down in the first step.)
  16. When Press WPS on rtr appears, press the WPS button on your WLAN access point/router, and then press Up arrow key twice.
  17. The machine attempts to connect to the wireless device you have selected.
  18. If your wireless device is connected successfully, the machine’s LCD displays Connected. The machine will print your machine’s wireless status report. If the connection fails, check the error code on the printed report.

For touchscreen model

  1. Connect the AC power cord to your Brother machine and then connect it to an AC power outlet (electrical socket). Turn on your Brother machine.
  2. Press  (Settings) > All Settings > Network > WLAN > Setup Wizard.
  3. When Switch Network interface to wireless? appears, press Yes.
  4. This will start the wireless setup wizard. To cancel, press No.
  5. The machine will search for your network and display a list of available SSIDs.
  6. If a list of SSIDs is displayed, press Up or Down arrow key to display the SSID to which you want to connect, and then
  7. press the SSID.
  8. Press OK.
    Do one of the following:
  9. If you are using an authentication and encryption method that requires a Network Key, enter the Network Key. When you have entered all the characters, press OK and then press Yes to apply your settings.
  10. If your authentication method is Open System and your encryption mode is None, go to the next step.
  11. If your WLAN access point/router supports WPS, The selected access point/router supports WPS. Use WPS? appears. To
  12. connect your machine using the automatic wireless mode, press Yes. (If you choose No, enter the Network Key you wrote
  13. down in the first step.) When Start WPS on your wireless access point/router, then press [Next]. appears, press the WPS
  14. button on your WLAN access point/router, and then press Next.
  15. The machine attempts to connect to the wireless device you have selected.
  16. If your wireless device is connected successfully, the machine’s LCD displays Connected. The machine will print your
  17. machine’s wireless status report. If the connection fails, check the error code on the printed report.
Os CompatibleSpecificationsDownload

Brother MFC 6490CW Os Compatible

  • Windows XP Home, XP Professional, XP Professional x64 Edition,
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, Server 2003 (32/64-bit), Server 2008,
  • Windows Server 2008 R2, Server 2012, Server 2012 R2
  • Mac OS X 10.7.5, 10.8.x, 10.9.x
  • Linux

Brother MFC 6490cw Specifications

Printer
Printing TechnologyColor Inkjet
Maximum Resolution6000 x 1200dpi
Minimum Ink Droplet Size1.5 picoliters
Ink TypeInnobella Dye-Based Ink
Ink PaletteCMYK
Ink Cartridge Configuration4 individual ink cartridges
Print SpeedBlack Text: 35ppm
Color Text: 28ppm
Input Buffer64MB
Printer Duty Cycle5000 pages/month
Print Archival LifeNot Specified by Manufacturer
Scanner
Image SensorLinear CCD
Optical Resolution1200 x 2400dpi
Interpolated Resolution19,200 x 19,200dpi
Color Depth48-bit RGB
Dynamic RangeNot Specified by Manufacturer
Light SourceRGB LEDs
Reflective Scan Area11″ x 17″ (ledger)
Transparency Scan AreaNo
Fax
Modem Speed33.6Kbps
Transmission Speed3 sec per page
Transmission/Reception Memory480 pages
Fax ResolutionNot Specified by Manufacturer
Dialing OptionsOne-touch (6 numbers), Auto Dial (100 locations), Broadcasting (256 locations), Quick Scan (memory transmission), PC-Fax
Receiver OptionsOut-of-Paper Reception, Caller ID, Distinctive Ring Detection, Auto Fax Reduction, Auto Redial, Digital Answering Machine and Telephone Features
Copier
Copy SpeedBlack: 23cpm
Color: 20cpm
Copy ResolutionNot Specified by Manufacturer
Reduction/Enlargement25% – 400%
Copy FeaturesSorting Function, 2-in-1/4-in-1 (B&W only), Poster Function
Paper Handling
Maximum Paper Width11″
Maximum Printable Area11 x 17″ (ledger)
Paper SizesTray 1:Letter, Legal, Ledger, Executive, Envelope (C5 Envelope, Com-10, DL Envelope, Monarch, JE4 Envelope), A3, A4, A5, Photo 4 x 6″, 3.5 x 5″, 5 x 7″, 5 x 8″Tray 2: Letter, Legal, Ledger
Borderless Photo Sizes4 x 6″, 3.5 x 5″, 5 x 7″, Letter, A4, 11 x 17″, A3
Paper TypesInkjet Paper, Plain Paper
Maximum Paper Thickness58 lb. (Tray 2)
Paper Capacity400 sheets (Tray 1: 150 Sheets; Tray 2: 250 Sheets)
Special Media SupportNo
Connectivity
Computer InterfaceUSB
Compatible Memory CardsCompactFlash
xD-Picture Card (Type M & H)
Memory Stick
Memory Stick Pro
MultiMediaCard
Secure Digital Card
Direct Print CapableYes (PictBridge)
Network CapableWireless Ethernet (802.11 b/g)
Ethernet (RJ-45)
PostScript SupportNo
System & Software RequirementsWindows System

  • Intel Pentium II or equivalent
  • Windows 98SE, 2000, XP (Home. Pro, x64)
  • 128MB RAM (256MB for XP x64)
  • 220MB Hard Drive Space (full installation)
  • USB Port
  • CD-ROM Drive

Macintosh System

  • PowerPC (G3, G4, G5), Intel Core
  • Mac OS X (10.2.4 or later)
  • 128MB RAM
  • 200MB Hard Drive Space (full installation)
  • USB Port
  • CD-ROM Drive
Physical
Status DisplayIndicator LEDs and 3.3″ (8.4cm) Color LCD
Image Preview Display3.3″ (8.4cm) widescreen TFT Color LCD
Front Panel ControlsPower, Redial/Pause, Hook, Numeric Pad, Fax, Scan, Copy, PhotoCapture, Menu, Copy Options, Fax Resolution, Ink, 4-way controller, Clear/Back, OK, Stop/Exit, Start (Color), Start (Black)
Power Requirements100-120VAC, 50-60Hz
Dimensions (WxHxD)21.3 x 12.7 x 19.2″ (54 x 32.3 x 49cm)
Weight34.4 lb (15.6 kg)

Brother MFC-6490CW Driver and Software Download

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Operating System
Brother MFC-6490CW Full Driver & Software Ver. 1.11.0.0 (Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP 32/64bit)
Brother MFC-6490CW Utilities For Windows 10, 8.1,8, 7, Vista, XP 32/64bit
Brother MFC-6490CW Printer Driver Ver. 4.0.8 For Mac
Brother MFC-6490CW Scanner Driver Ver. 1.13 For Mac
Brother MFC-6490CW Driver Ver. 2.1.1-1 For Linux (rpm)