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I have a MFC6940CW wireless Brother printer. My lapto supports

WiFi. I have a Linksys wireless router but cannot get it to work. I only want to go from my laptop to the printer. Would a wireless USB adaptor be what I need or do I need both an adaptor and a router. I assume the printer has everything it need built into it. Can you help me?

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Hi,

The Network User's Guide in the following website may be referred. Please download it.

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