About the Author Matthew Burley has been a writer of online content since Locate the IP address for the printer on the printer settings document. Power cord and usb cord included. Page count only 6 for testing. To help us improve our support, please provide your feedback below.

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Click “Yes” on the pop-up window to enable the wireless interface, then disconnect the network cable from the back of the printer and the router. Nothing else is included. Wait at brither one minute for the printer to refresh itself with the wireless settings. Hold down the “Go” button on the top-left side of the printer, then continue to hold the button as you use the power switch to turn the printer back on.

Authentication methods The Brother printer supports the following methods: All functions have been tested and found to work great. Contact Us Product Registration Visit www. These security settings define the authentication how the device identifies itself to the network and encryption how the data is encrypted as it is sent on the network.


How to Set up an Hl-2170W for Wireless

There are up to 14 different channels that can be used when networkk a wireless network. Do not choose this SSID. Wait at least one minute so that the printer can obtain the network settings from the router. Uses 5 text characters. After clearing this mode, press the wireless setup button and try from the step 1 again.

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We may be able to include power cords, USB cables, parallel cables, or similar. The computer must be on your network. If your question was not answered, have you checked other FAQs?

Important points you need to confirm before configuring your Brother machine for a wireless network. The installation instructions are available in the download. If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service: Very helpful Helpful Not helpful.

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Before configuring the wireless settings: Press the “Go” button on the printer three times to print out the printer settings. Authentication and encryption Most wireless networks use some kind brorher security settings. Even if you have printed with USB connection, you need to install the printer driver for network connection.


Test page printed perfectly. Go to the Manuals section.

This page was last updated: If your access point is set to not broadcast the SSID you can manually add it by clicking the Add button. Uses 26 digits of hexadecimal data. After wireless configuration, please go to Downloads section of this website and download printer driver.

Video of the Day. This is just the paper tray ONLY. None No encryption method is used. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Go to the Manuals section.

Printer has been used and tested recently and is in excellent condition. Press the “Go” button tjhree times to print out the printer settings again.