You only need to obtain the ONE
item, the Driver Install Tool
, (this tool will install LPR, CUPSwrapper driver and scanner driver (for scanner models):
the tool (linux-brprinter-installer-2.0.0-1.gz) from the above link and agree to the EULA.
The tool will be downloaded into the default "Downloads" (OR
(The directory location varies depending on your Linux distribution and web browser setting.)
e.g. /home/username/Downloads OR /home/username/Desktop
Step2. Open Terminal and go to the directory (Desktop or Download) where you downloaded the file to in the last step.
Step3. Enter this command to extract the downloaded file (use copy/paste
to avoid errors):
Step4. Get superuser authorization with the "su" command or "sudo su" command.
Step5. Run the tool:
bash linux-brprinter-installer-2.0.0-1 MFC-7340
Step6. The driver installation will start. Follow the installation screen directions.
*When you see the message "Will you specify the DeviceURI ?",
*For USB Users
: Choose N
*For Network Users: Choose Y(Yes) and DeviceURI.
The install process may take some time. Please wait until it is complete.