Troubled with issues via brother printer goes offline frequently? Here are few things to do when fixed.
- Begin with checking whether the machine is turned on or not
- Sometimes when you find your brother printers screen is all blank the indications could be that the machine is turned off
- Check the device properly and make sure that it wakes up from its sleep mode.
- Note that in case you cannot turn on the machine it indicates some hardware problem and does none of the below mentioned troubleshooting steps will work.
- In case there are any other kind of error messages read on the LCD screen please follow the mentioned on screen instructions to troubleshoot it
- Another trivial brother printer offline issue occurs because of paper jam
- To fix a paper jam first check on the input and output paper trays check the add cover
- Is the paper jam still exist unplug the printer and check inside the printers to remove any torn piece of paper carefully
- Printer is properly connected
Sometimes your brother printer not printing issue is contributed when the printer is not properly connected to the network or computers. To check
- If you are using any USB cable make sure the cable is connected to both the ends on printer and computer
- If using Ethernet cable make sure the cable is properly connected to the router and computer and you have a working internet connection
- The wireless connection users also should check their network connectivity
- Make sure that both your computer and your printer is connected to the same network
- Set your printer as default
To set your brother all in one printer as default follow the steps
- Go to control panel and from there go to devices and printers
- Click on the icon of your printer
- From the sub menu choose option set as default
- Deleting all pending print jobs
- To delete all pending print jobs from brother inkjet printer, go to control panel and from their go to devices and printers
- Right click on the brother printer icon and choose the option see what's printing
- Select option printer and finally choose cancel all print documents.
- Is the cancelling option is grayed out then click on option use as administrator
- Enter your option use as administrator and click on yes.
- To fix printer offline errors on Mac
- To fix brother printer offline mac error go to system preferences from Apple menu and on their go to option printers and scanners
- Select the brother printer machine from the list of drivers
- Make sure that the correct driver is selected to be used.
- At the top of the dialogue box name of the default printer icon is given
- Make sure name is printer name + CUPS
- Click to add printer and then quit system preferences
In case of unresolved issues call experts for further guidance