None No encryption method is used. Shared key A secret pre-determined key is shared by all devices that will access the wireless network. A secret pre-determined key is shared by all devices that will access the wireless network. If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service: Wait at least one minute for the printer to refresh itself with the wireless settings. By using this application, you can easily connect your printer to your wireless network and install the network software and printer driver which you need to complete the configuration of your printer for a wireless network.

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This FAQ explains how to configure your Brother machine for a wireless network using the Wireless setup wizard and a network cable temporarily. Turn off the printer using the power switch on the left side of the printer. The SSID is a byte or less value and is assigned to the access point.

If this listing says “Inactive,” you need to connect the Ethernet cable to a different port on the back of hk2170 router, then repeat this step.

Click the gray “Submit” button at the bottom of the screen when you are done. What is NOT included Ethernet cable. If the installation screen does not appear automatically, click here to see how to open the installan.


Unsure of in levels broher drum life. Due to these factors, wireless may not be the best method of connection for all types of documents and applications.

How to Set up an Hl-2170W for Wireless

Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. After wireless configuration, please go to Downloads section of this website and download printer driver. Before configuring wureless wireless settings: Pinter with drum and toner only. Keep holding the “Go” button down until all of the lights on the top of the printer are illuminated, then release the “Go” button.

Connect one end of the Ethernet cable to the bottom network port on the back of the printer, then connect the other end to an available port on the back of your router.

All functions have been tested and found to work great. Tested — works perfectly! Also shop in Also shop in. Check and record the current wireless network settings below. There are up to 14 different channels that can be used when using a wireless network. Therefore care must be taken when configuring these options.

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Encryption brorher Encryption is used to secure the data that is sent over the wireless network. Burley holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from Arizona State and a Master of Science in computer information systems from the University of Phoenix.


The Brother printer supports the following encryption methods: Video of the Day. 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. Uses 10 digits of hexadecimal data. Do not choose this SSID. Configure the wireless settings: Missing cover on paper feeder part.

First, follow the installation instructions on the download page. Although Brother HLW can be wureless in a both wired and wireless network, only one of the connection methods can be used at a time. Important points you need to confirm before configuring your Brother machine for a wireless network.

If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service: This will open a login window.