Brother MFC-6490CW Driver Download & Wireless Setup – Mac, Windows, Linux

Brother MFC-6490CW Printer Driver Download

Brother MFC-6490CW Driver Download & Wireless Setup - Mac, Windows, Linux
Brother MFC-6490CW

Brother MFC-6490CW iPrint & Scan Driver Mac, Wireless Setup, Wifi Setting, Toner Cartridges, Reviews– Brother MFC-6490CW is an all-in-one color inkjet printer with advanced features to increase productivity and reduced running costs. Although it’s fairly efficient, this bulky printer is lagging behind rivals in terms of print speed and is not as flexible in adapting to various varieties and sizes of media.

The Professional Series Brother MFC-6490CW color inkjet All-in-One is perfect for producing impressive everyday business documents such as reports, spreadsheets, presentations, proposals and more! Additionally, it features the ultimate in versatility with up to ledger (11″x17″) size printing / copy / scan / fax.

This wide format multifunction device is integrated with color fax, scan, and copy functions together with a color inkjet printer which runs to a 4 ink cartridge program. The standard paper tray can accommodate up to 400 sheets, along with the printer’s duty cycle is quite high in 5,000 months. The control panel buttons are grouped in accordance with their functions and the centerpiece is that the widescreen color LCD, which is great for previewing pictures and documents before printing.

Users can secure their records and restrict public access to them using the Brother MFC-6490CW’s state of the art security features. The printer is versatile and will accommodate ledger-sized prints (11×17 inches). The widescreen 3.3-inch color LCD display is just another and, along with the generous two-year limited guarantee and high yield ink cartridges. The Brother MFC-6490CW includes built-in wired and wireless ports. It also supports direct-print alternatives via USB Flash drives and PictBridge.

The Brother MFC-6490CW is promoted to be a fast device (at 35 ppm in monochrome and 28 ppm in color), but a few users that have actually tried it complain that it is slower in real life. Another drawback is the bulky size. The Brother MFC-6490CW cannot automatically recognize paper dimensions, therefore settings have to be manually adjusted.

Brother MFC-6490CW Specifications

  • Print Technology Color Inkjet Technology
  • First Time to Print 0 Seconds
  • Maximum Printing Size Up to 11″ x 17″ (Ledger)
  • Consumable Type 4-Cartridge Ink System
  • Black Print Speed (max. ppm) 35ppm Black
  • Color Print Speed (max. ppm) 28ppm Color
  • Print Resolution (max. dpi) Up to 6000 x 1200 dpi
  • Borderless Printing Yes
  • Printer Driver Compatibility Windows® / Mac OS®
  • Emulation(s) GDI
  • Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
  • Design Style Flatbed
  • Black Copy Speed (max. cpm) 23cpm Black
  • Color Copy Speed (max. cpm) 20cpm Color
  • Stand-alone Copying No PC Required
  • Reduction/Enlargement 25% – 400%
  • Sorting Function Yes
  • N in 1 Function 2in1 / 4in1
  • Poster Function Yes
  • Document Glass Size Ledger 11.7″ x 17″
  • Color/Black & White Scanning B/W & Color Scanning
  • Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
  • Interpolated Scan Resolution (max. dpi) 19,200 x 19,200dpi
  • Optical Scan Resolution (max. dpi 1200 x 2400 dpi
  • Mobile Device Scanning App BBrother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing (JPEG, PDF & web page) from and scanning to your Apple® or Android™ mobile device
  • “Scan To” Feature E-mail, Image, E-mail Server, FTP, OCR, Media Cards, File and USB Flash Memory Drive
  • Scan File Formats TIFF, JPEG, BMP, MAX, HTM, PCX, DCX, PNG, FPX, PDF
  • Scanner Driver Compatibility Windows®/Mac OS®
  • Document Viewer Software / OCR Software Includes Scansoft PaperPort® v11 SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

Brother MFC-6490CW Ink Cartridges

  • Brother Compatible LC65BK High Yield Black
  • Brother Compatible LC65C High Yield Cyan
  • Brother Compatible LC65M High Yield Magenta
  • Brother Compatible LC65Y High Yield Yellow
  • Brother Compatible LC61Bk Black
  • Brother Compatible LC61C Cyan
  • Brother Compatible LC61M Magenta
  • Brother Compatible LC61Y Yellow
  • Brother OEM LC613PKS C/M/Y
  • Brother OEM LC652PKS High Yield Black
  • Brother OEM LC65Bk Black High Yield
  • Brother OEM LC65C Cyan High Yield
  • Brother OEM LC65M Magenta High Yield
  • Brother OEM LC65Y Yellow High Yield
  • Brother OEM LC61Bk Black
  • Original Brother LC612PKS Black
  • Brother OEM LC61C Cyan
  • Brother OEM LC61M Magenta
  • Brother OEM LC61Y Yellow

How to Installations Brother MFC-6490CW Printer Driver For Windows

  • The insert CD driver to your computer, CD room/ your laptop, if doesn’t have CD driver please download the driver above.
  • Download driver to file ZIP/RAR.
  • If it has downloaded then file extract.
  • Choose Start, choose MFL-Pro SUITE, Choose the language that it wants.
  • Follow the next step until the installation process finishing.

How to Installations Brother MFC-6490CW Printer Driver For Mac

  • Directly connect the printer using the USB cable.
  • Turn the printer on.
  • On the computer, launch the System Preferences on the Menu.
  • Click on Printers & Scanners
  • See if the printer is listed.
  • Click Add.
  • Access Printers & Scanners again.
  • Select your printer. (Brother)
  • Your printer’s information appears on the right area.
  • Select Open Print Queue.
  • Select Printer.
  • Select Print Test Page.
  • If it’s okay, you may use the printer now.

How to Installations Brother MFC-6490CW Printer Driver for Linux

  • Run the computer & run the CUPS.
  • Visit the web-based interface.
  • Open a browser and navigate to localhost: 631.
  • Connect the printer.
  • On the browser, go to Administration tab & then choose Printers.
  • Select Add Printer.
  • Enter username & password.
  • Your printer (Brother) should be on the list displayed. Choose it & press Continue.
  • CUPS detect & add the printer.
  • The configuration window will pop up, fill values as needed.
  • The printer is ready to use.

Note: When doing the installations, the printer must be connected to PC or your laptop, so that the process installations could be done.

How to Setup Wireless on Brother MFC-6490CW Printer

1. Factory Reset

  • Press the button “menu” for your printer machine.
  • Use the button above under for searching menu “Network”.
  • After that press the button “OK”.
  • Choose “Factory Reset”, then press the button “OK”.
  • Press the number “1” (if your printer there is fax button if nothing looks at the direction of the screen), the machine will search automatic for the network.

2. Setup wizard for the switch on wireless

  • Press the button “Menu” then use the button above under search menu “network”, then press button “OK”.
  • Choose menu “WLAN”, then press button “OK”.
  • Choose menu ” Setup wizard” then wait for a while the machine will search SSID, if search SSID has finished, press the button “Clear/Back”.
  • Wifi icon will appear screen above.

Setting on Computer

  • Insert CD driver.
  • Choose the language which it wants.
  • Choose menu ”installation”.
  • Then Choose “Install MFL-Pro Suite”.
  • Choose Yes and wait for awhile.
  • Choose “Wireless Network Connection”.
  • Cross all options and choose the next more.
  • If your wifi detects options printer chooses it and next until appearing the message & it must be restart.
  • If your wifi doesn’t detect,  choose the second options that specify your machine by Address.
  • Then you refill IP address which has in printer bracket.
  • How to check Ip address in printer, choose menu – Network – WLAN – TCP/IP – IP address.
  • If has been done, the computer will process immediately, until has message “Brother Registration” if it has then, choose the next and restart.

Setting On Wireless Network Connection

  • For Pc/ notebook search wireless network connections.
  • After that, choose “setup” through choosing a wireless network.
  • Choose connections.
  • Choose also “Connect Anyway” and wait for awhile.
  • Wait for awhile until wireless connected.

NB: How to setting for the type printer brother through the wireless system.

Compatible Operating System (OS)

Windows 10, windows 8.1, windows 8, windows 7, windows vista, windows XP, mac os 10.12, os x 10.11, mac os x 10.10, os x 10.9, mac os x 10.8, os x 10.7, mac os x 10.6, os x 10.5, mac os x 10.4, os x 10.3, mac os x 10.2, os 9.x, linux rpm, linux deb, windows phone, android, iOS.

Brother MFC-6490CW Driver Download- Windows, Mac, Linux

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