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Printer won't install

I've downloaded the drivers for a brother multi function printer 8860DN, as I don't have the disk.  When I try to run the install program it tells me to reinstall the MFC suite.  I then try to just do the print driver and it won't acknowledge the print drivers I downloaded.

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Unistall delete old drivers from system before installing the full driver and software package (which includes MFC suite), brother have a unistall driver program on web site


MFC suite will enable scanning etc, drivers don't do that

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SOURCE: reset drum - brother mfc-8860dn

Open front cover

Remove drum unit and toner cartridge assembly

Put drum unit and toner cartridge assembly back in machine, but do no close front cover.

Press Clear/Back
You will get a message "Replace Drum?"
Select Yes to confirm

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It won't print at all

You do not list enough details for a good description of the problem.

If you are using Windows 8 64 bit, Brother has developed new software that functions on W8. Go to the Brother support site and download and install the software specific to your operating system.

The correct drivers need to be installed - included with the software? - or find the drivers on the Brother site and install them as well.

These suggestions may also work for other operating systems.

Mar 02, 2014 | Brother MFC-8860DN Printer

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We have a brother printer mfc-8860dn but the thing is that we lost our cd and we need to download one

You candownload the Brother printer drivers from their support WEB site. Please clickon this link and select your model printer to download : -

Sep 07, 2011 | Brother MFC-8860DN Printer

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Hi, I'm trying to install a Panasonic Printer KX-MB771 but I have no disc, can you help please. Thanks Corinne

Hey Corinne, to install a printer on your computer all you need is the driver for your according printer, since you have lost the Installation disk you can always download these drivers from the internet. After you've downloaded the drivers plug in the printer into your computer and run the installation. Follow the instructions and you should be good to go.

Here is a link where you can download the drivers for KX-MB771 for all Windows Operating Systems:,panasonic-kx-mb771-mb773-mb781-mb783-driver-multi-function-station-1-11-windows-9x-me-nt4-2000-xp%28x32-x64%29-vista%28x32-x64%29-english/downloading.html

Have fun :)

Aug 19, 2011 | Panasonic Office Equipment & Supplies

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How to install printer driver MFC-490cw

Brother's downloads page for this printer is here. You can find the drivers you need, as well as the manual and other information on the installation process. It's very simple; the software is packaged as an executable program, so when you run it the installation is automatic.

Nov 29, 2010 | Brother Multi-Function Center MFC-240C...

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MFC-8860DN Printer: i have lost my installation cd. Can I get another ...

Download the driver from the internet and install

brother website is

Select the exact medel from the above site

May 06, 2010 | Brother MFC-8860DN Printer

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I need control center for my brother mfc-240c

You can download that from Look near the top-right corner for the blue box labeled Service & Support, and click "Downloads." You'll have to select your machine's family (Multi-Function) and model, then your computer's Operating System. For most machines, Brother offers a choice of barebones drivers or the complete package; you'll want the full package to get the Control Center.
Brother requires that you install the driver package before you plug the machine into your computer. If you have already plugged it in and let Windows try to install a generic driver or something, you may need to download and run a utility for uninstalling the machine completely before installing the package properly. That utility program is probably at the bottom of the page of drivers on the Brother site.

Apr 03, 2010 | Brother Multi-Function Center MFC-240C...

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I need to install a brother MFC-8860DN to my PC via my network where can i find the download?

Usually, when you don't have the drivers for your printer, you go to the manufacturer's site and try to find the drivers. This time, I did it for you, so here is a link. All you have to do is choose your OS and download the drivers

Hope that will solve your problem!

Mar 10, 2010 | Brother MFC-8860DN Printer

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Ive lost my install disk for my brother mfc-240c

Follow the bellow link to download the necessary files for your printer, you would need to identify your Operating System so that you get the correct ones.
Hope this helps.

Dec 23, 2009 | Brother Multi-Function Center MFC-240C...

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My driver is broken!


support, downloads/drivers

model number operating system

and away you go..

It ain't's my brother....he..he

check your warranty for FREE here

Feb 25, 2008 | Brother Multi-Function Center MFC-240C...

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