How To Fix Brother Printer Says Offline Status Problem?

People may face brother printer says offline status problem due to a network communication problem.

But apart from this reason, there can be some other reasons behind this issue.

brother printer says offline

Today in this post, we are going to explain the causes and the possible way to solve the offline status problem.

Basic Steps to Fix Brother Printer Says Offline Status-

first of all, in order to fix the problem, let’s start with the steps given below.

  • Power off your printer and Laptop for one minute and then power them back on.

Once your brother printer will power on, you should try to make a test print. let’s see if it is printing or still saying offline status.

  • Check the connection status between brother printer and PC. if your printer is not connected to the network, you need to go ahead and connect your printer to the WiFi.
  • Make sure your printer and PC is in the same network. if they are not in the same network.

You need to connect you’re both of them in the same network zone.

Advanced Steps To Fix Brother Printer Say’s Offline Status Problem-

you are Still going through brother printer says offline problem?

the problem can be a little serious. so try these steps.

Restart Printer Spooler Services-

If you are trying to print something from your pc but getting not responding or similar error.

It can be due to printer spooler services is not responding that’s why you might be getting this error on your printer.

brother printer says offline

To restart the printer pool services, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  1. Open the run box, type services.msc in the top address bar and press ok.
  2. Scroll down and select printer spooler service and press restart button.
  3. Once the services will be restarted, you need to close the window and try to print something again. do you still getting brother printer says offline status error message?

Update the printer driver update-

Sometimes, PC’s may be unable to communicate with the printer due to the outdated version of the driver.

that’s why you will be getting brother printer says offline error message.

so do not forget to check for the driver update once.  you may find the latest updated version of the driver from brother’s official website.

Factory Restore the network settings-

Sometimes, you may get brother printer say’s offline status error due to network settings.

First, you should try to connect your printer to the network. if you are getting an error message during the connection. you need to restore the network settings.

brother printer says offline

once you will restore the network settings, you should try to connect your brother printer to the wifi again.

if you are having any problem during the wifi connection, you may visit: my brother printer is connecting to the wifi.

Re-install the brother printer-

After following the steps, if you are still getting brother printer says offline error message.

First of all, you should try to uninstall the brother printer driver from your computer.

brother printer says offline

after uninstalling the driver, you should reboot your printer and PC.

once you will reboot the computer, you need to download the latest printer driver and install brother printer into your computer.

Finally, your printer will start working. I hope you will get not get rid of brother printer says offline problem.

[Solved] Fix My Brother Printer Wont Connect To Wifi ?

Why Does Brother printer Won’t Connect To Wifi

Is your brother printer not connecting to wifi? let me tell you, this problem can be because of few reasons:

  • Weak WIFI signal.
  • Invalid wifi settings.
  • Printer firmware outdated.

Well, these are the main reason behind brother printer won’t connect to wifi. in order to fix the wireless problem.

you need to read this article until the end and follow the instructions to fix the problem.

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Do not forget to check following things, while you are trying to fix brother printer is not connecting to wifi problem:

  1. Are you sure, you are typing the correct username and password for your wifi? because most of the time, people are mistaking in typing the password. 

that’s why they have to go through the wifi problem on their brother printer.

so do not forget to double check the wifi information. if you have any doubt on password, you may go ahead and change the wifi password. 

2. Check the signal strength of your wifi, make sure you have a good signal strength on your printer. If they are weak, I will recommend you to place the brother wifi printer nearby your router.

How To Fix Brother Printer Is Not Connecting To Wifi –

Power Cycle your devices-

Most of the time, I have fixed the wifi connection problem by rebooting the devices only.

so I will also suggest you do so.

  • Power off your brother wifi printer and wait for 15 seconds, now power it back on.
  • Now power off your wireless router and turn it back on after 10 seconds.
  • once your router and printer will reboot, you should try to connect your brother printer to the wireless network. let’s see if it is connecting now or not?

Connect your printer to the router manually-

if you are unable to connect your brother printer to the wifi using wifi setup tool.

you should try to connect your printer to the wifi using the printer panel.

  • press the home (menu) button on your brother printer and go to network settings.
  • Click on WLAN and tap on setup wizard option.
  • Now you will able to see the list of available networks. here, you need to choose your wifi name and press the next button.
  • After clicking on the next button, you will see the wifi encryption mode option. here you need to choose the encryption type and press the next button.
  • Finally, you will able to see the password window, here you need to type the password and press the next button.

now, your printer will start connecting itself to the wifi. it may take a few seconds, so you need to wait for a while.

If your brother printer is still won’t connect to wifi?

In that case, you need to reset the network settings and then try again.

After reading this blog, I hope you will get rid of brother printer won’t connect to wifi issue.

If you have any other problem with your printer. please leave a comment below.

we will try to solve your query and create a new post.

if needed?

thank you for reading this blog.

How To Setup Brother Printer With USB Cable (Local Network)

Guide: Setup Brother Printer Using USB :

For a long time, we are getting so many requests to write on how to set up brother printer? so today I am going to share a brief article about how to install brother printer. Just follow the instructions to set up your printer by yourself.

Basic steps for setup brother printer-

  1. Unbox your printer from the box and connect the power cable to your printer.
  2. Connect your brother printer from the computer via USB cable.
  3. Now you need to power on your printer and computer.

Download brother printer driver –

Once you will make a successful connection between your brother printer and computer, it’s time to set up brother printer driver into your computer, so your computer can identify your printer.

you may have gotten brother printer setup disk, which is also known as printer driver disk, you need to insert that disk into your computer and run it.

If you don’t have a printer setup disk, then you may download the brother printer driver from brother’s official website.

brother printer

Install brother printer Via USB Cable –

After downloading printer driver setup, it’s a time to run it, so we can set up a printer successfully, to install the brother printer, you need to follow these instructions.

  1. Run the printer setup disk.
  2. Now you need to select your printer model number, and click on next,
  3. Here you will able to see, brother printer setup menu, so you need to click on setup brother printer.
  4. When you will click on setup brother printer setup, then your computer will start installing the printer driver.
  5. After installing the printer driver, this will ask to you how do you want to set up your printer, if you want to set up it with a USB cable, then you can select USB connection if you want to set up your printer with wireless printer then you need to select wireless connection,

To connect your printer with wireless, you may visit: how to install brother wireless printer.

  1. Click on next, now this will start installing your printer, this will take some time to install the printer,

Finally, you will able to set up your printer successfully, you can go ahead and try to print something now.

How Do I Install Or Setup Brother Wireless Printer Without CD?

Hello Folks,

Today’s article is about how to set up brother wireless printer? So just read the instructions and follow them to setup it by yourself.

if you want to install brother wireless printer, the first and basic requirement for connection is, you must have access to the wifi network. so if you do not have wireless router password, then you may visit: how do I find wireless router password?

Connect your printer with Wifi –

  1. Power on your brother printer.
  2. click on the menu using up and go to Network using up and down arrow key.
  3. Go to WLAN Wizard by pressing up and down key.
  4. Once you will reach WLAN wizard, you need to choose setup wizard.
  5. If WLAN will be enabled? Then you need to directly reach to wireless setup wizard,
  6. Now your machine will show you a list of available wireless network, you need to choose yours and click on ok.
  7. After selecting your wireless network, you will able to see the wireless encryption method? So you need to choose the encryption type. Whatever you have (WPA, WEP etc.).
  8. Finally, you will reach to password window, so you need to type here your wireless password, and click on ok.

If you are having any trouble, you may visit: brother printer won’t connect to wifi.

Setup brother wireless printer-

After connecting brother printer to the wifi, now it’s a time to set up brother wireless printer, so you need to insert the brother printer driver disk into your computer and run it. If you do not have printer driver disk then you no need to worry, you can simply download it from brother’s official website and run it on your computer.

  1. Here this will ask you for your brother printer model, you need to select your Brother printer’s model and click next.
  2. When you will select your printer model, then you will reach to printer menu, here you need to select the install printer driver.
  3. Once you will select install a brother printer driver, you will get agreement window, here you need to click on I accept and click on next.
  4. Now your printer will start installing basic setup, once it will install basic files,
  5. After completing the basic installation process, your brother printer will ask you for connection type, here you need to select the wireless connection and click next.
  6. Here you will able to see select appropriate connection type, select brother peer to peer network printer in this window and click on next.
  7. If you have enabled firewall or installed antivirus into your computer, then you will able to see firewall antivirus detected window, in this window, you need to choose “Change the firewall settings to enable network connection and continue with the installation. ”
  8. you will able to see your printer in the list, so you need to select your printer type and click next.
  9. Finally, your printer will be set up and you will able to use your brother wireless printer.

Why Is My Brother Printer Printing Blank Pages?

Fix Brother Printer Printing Blank Pages

Being a tech blogger, I got so many requests to write on various kinds of computer, networking & printer related problems.

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I always try my best to write the troubleshooting steps for the particular problem.

last week, I got so many emails to write about how to fix brother printer printing blank pages.

brother printer printing blank pages

That’s why today, I am going to write this post. If you are also going through “brother printer printing blank pages problem”.

you need to read this post until the end and follow the steps to fix the problem.

 

Causes Of Brother Printer Blank Pages Keep Printing

Actually, this problem comes due to the few common reasons:

  • Low ink issues
  • Cartridge Issue
  • Network problem.
  • Printer spooler problem.
  • Driver issue.

Now we know the reason behind brother printer printing blank pages, so it’s a time to troubleshoot the problem.

But before that, you should reboot your printer and PC once, and then try to print something.

If your brother printer is still printing blank pages, you need to follow ahead and apply the techniques given below.

Check Ink Label and cartridge-

If your cartridge does not have ink or it has low ink. you will definitely get blank pages issue.

every time when you will try to print something.

If you find ink label low or there is no ink. In this case, you need to replace the ink cartridge.

Sometimes, the issue can be related to the cartridge. If you have not set up your cartridge properly.

when you go through brother printer is printing blank pages problem.

brother printer is printing blank pages

You should remove the ink cartridge and install it once again.

After installing the ink cartridge, you need to restart the printer and try to print something.

Communication problem –

brother printer, troubleshooting

Another reason for brother printer printing blank pages is the communication problem.

you should check the connection from your printer to the computer.

If you have connected your printer from the computer via USB cable, I will suggest you disconnect the USB cable and Reconnect it.

brother printer printing blank pages

IF you are using the network printer, I will suggest you reboot your router and printer and then connect your printer to the network.

After connecting your printer to the computer, you should try to print page.

Read more about how to fix brother printer won’t connect to wifi problem.

Printer Spooler Problem-

Printer spooler services are responsible for interacting with printer and order the print jobs in the queue.

When printer spooler service does not respond properly, this can be the reason for brother printer is printing blank pages.

in this situation, you should try to restart printer spooler services into your pc by following the instructions given below.

  1. Open the run box using windows + R key.
  2. Type services.msc in the run box and press ok.
  3. Now scroll down and look for printer spooler services.
  4. Select the printer spooler service and click on restart.

After restarting the printer spooler service, you should try to print something.

Let’s see if it is printing well or not.

Uninstall the Printer Driver-

If you have used steps given above but still your brother printer is printing blank pages.

in this situation, you should uninstall the existing printer driver.

For uninstalling the driver, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  • Press Windows + R key to open the run box.
  • Type appwiz.cpl and then press ok.
  • Select brother printer driver and click on uninstall.
  • Now follow the instructions to uninstall the printer driver.

After uninstalling the printer driver, you need to reboot the computer and install the latest brother printer, driver.

For brief information, you may visit: how to set up brother printer?

I hope now your printer will start working fine.

If you have any other problem with your printer or any device.

you may write a comment below or send us an email on admin@fixotip.com.

We will reply to it with the solution.