Scanner notes

Model: MFC-L2710DW series - IPP Everywhere

Brother website for driver download

How to Install...


  • The following ports are required to be open.
  • Inbound direction : UDP Port 54925
  • Outbound direction : TCP Port 54921

Install the driver:

  1. Turn on your MFC/DCP and connect the USB cable.
  2. Open the terminal and go to the directory where the driver is.
  3. Install the scanner driver - sudo dpkg -i --force-all (scanner-drivername)
  4. Check if the driver is installed - sudo dpkg -l | grep Brother

Adding Scanner to computer

  1. Add network scanner entry -

    sudo brsaneconfig4 -a name=(name your device) model=(model name) ip=xx.xx.xx.xx


    sudo brsaneconfig4 -a name=brother_scranner model=L2710DW ip=
  2. Confirm network scanner entry:

    sudo brsaneconfig4 -q | grep (name of your device)
  3. Install scanner application

Scanner application that worked well:
Name: XSane
Version: 0.999-8ubuntu2
Source: ubuntu-focal-universe
Note: This was available in the Ubuntu software centre.

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