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Printing I work in an office with several networked computers. Some of which are linked to the Brother all in one. For some reason, since yesterday, it is not connected - although no connection has been severed.It kept beeping and saying there was a problem with the paper feed. This was checked and is fine. The machine is set to fax but I am not sure if someone has meddled with the various menu facilities.Could you confirm what and how to reset to connect with the printers again using the menu buttons and whatever else is necessary on the keyboards at by the copying lid?

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You should run the brother admin tool which can be downloaded at the homepage of brother of your country. After installing you can see and do the settings of the machine.

In case you simply want to check the setting get the network manual (download at brother homepage). It will explain how you can print out all setting being made to the machine and how to change them.

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  8. After adding the printer you set it a default.
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