If Brother Printer is not printing or offline in windows 10. Go to the desktop start button and final to “printer and scanner”. Click on the printer model and see what the printer is printing. Turn Printer online from offline by following technical guidelines given below:

  • Before, starting troubleshooting make sure brother printer and windows 10 power is ON or turned ON.
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  • Make sure printer and windows 10 is connected with the same network or router (wired or wireless).
windows 10 is connected with the same network
  • Check either print job stuck in printer or not if yes, then remove the print job.
remove print job stuck in printer
  • Look at ink cartridge and insert it properly.
  • Check the IP address of wireless printer connection through network configuration.
  • Now to go to windows 10 start button and search for “Devices & Printers”.
devices and printer
  • Next, “Printers and Scanners” and check printer model listing.
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  • Right-click on the brother printer model and set printer as a default printer.
set printer as default printer
  • Now restart the printer and desktop and turn printer online.
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  • Try to print a document.

Brother Printer Offline Windows 10 – Turn printer online

  1. Go to the desktop windows 10 start button.
  2. Click or search for ‘Hardware and Sound” or “Devices and Printers” and click on it.
  3. Now, click on the brother printer model and set printer as default printer.
  4. Further, right-click on the brother printer model icon and cancel the entire print job.
  5. Move the cursor on the printer icon and check the printer status.
  6. If brother is offline in windows 10 or paused, then click on the checkmark box from the list.

How do i stop my brother printer from going offline in windows 10


The introduction was explained based on Windows 10 and is a solution applied to a printer connected by USB. Turn Printer Offline to Online manually in windows 10

  • Click Start to enter Devices and Printers.
  • First, right-click the printer icon to check if the printer is offline.
  • Enter the print job list view.
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  • A window appears on the right, and it is marked ‘Offline’.
  • Right-click the printer icon and enter the printer properties.
  • A window will pop up. In the ‘Ports’ tab, find the printer in the list of printers.
  • Check the USBXXX Port box and click OK.
  • After that, disconnect the USB cable and connect it again.
  • This is how the USB recognizes the computer and printer.
  • Now, go back to the print job list and check it?
  • A window pops up and the word offline has disappeared.
  • This is the end about the offline solution for the printer.