When your wireless network device receives a beacon, you can identify the wireless network that is close enough for the radio waves to reach your device. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. The WEP key is case sensitive. Locate the IP address for the printer on the printer settings document. Before configuring the wireless settings: Please continue to the following steps to install the printer driver for network connection. Launch an Internet browser, then type the IP address for your router.

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If this listing says “Inactive,” you need to connect the Ethernet cable to a different port on the back of the router, then repeat this step.

3 Configuring the wireless network settings (For HL-2170W)

If there are any programs running, close them. First, follow the installation instructions on the download page. There are up to 14 different channels that can be used when using a wireless network. All functions have been tested and found to work great. Although Brother HLW can be used in a both wired and wireless network, only one of the connection methods can be used at a time.


Test page printed perfectly. Tip The wireless settings that you will need for your printer are the same settings that are used to connect any other device to your wireless network. To help us improve our support, please provide your feedback below.

Encryption is used to secure the data betwork is sent over the wireless network. A great printer in great condition. The initial Network Name could be the manufacturer’s name or the model name. Turn off the printer using the power switch on the left side of the printer. For further information, see Ethernet wireless network.

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Network User’s Guide | Manuals | HLW | United States | Brother

Page count only 6 for testing. If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service: Please refer to the information below to see which authentication and encryption methods your Brother wireless device supports. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Power cord and usb cord included. Connect one end of the Ethernet cable to 2170e bottom network port broother the back of the printer, then connect the other end to an available port on the back of your router.

Check and record the current wireless network settings below.


Wait at least one minute so that the printer can obtain the network settings from the router. Authentication and encryption Most wireless networks use some kind of security settings. Uses 5 text characters. Missing cover on paper feeder part. A printer requires space, a power source and, typically, a cable that has to be connected to your computer but that is rarely included.

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The entwork must be on your network. The control panel settings will be automatically changed to WLAN Enable when the wireless settings are sent to your printer. Click the “Configure Wireless” option at the bottom of the screen. This will open a login window.

Check the Node Type listing. After the installation, restart your personal firewall software. Therefore care must be taken when configuring these options. Have you checked the manuals? After clearing this mode, press the wireless setup button and try from the brotherr 1 again.