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MikeW, Computer Engineer
Category: Printers
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Experience:  32+ years Computer and Networking Experience
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I've changed my internet service from Dsl to cable but I

Customer Question

I've changed my internet service from Dsl to cable but I can't get my Brother 2270 dw printer to show up on the new network
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Brother is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: Probably 4 years old 2270 dw
JA: What kind of computer are you printing from (Mac or PC)? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: pc windows 7
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: it just started this week when i changed my internet service
JA: Anything else you want the printer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  MikeW replied 7 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I'll be happy to assist you. Did they change out your router when they changed your service?

Expert:  MikeW replied 7 months ago.

You will probably have to reset the printer's wireless settings. The first thing you have to do is reset the printer back to factory defaults. I'm attaching a picture of how you do this.

Expert:  MikeW replied 7 months ago.

After you do that you can reconnect it by wifi again. If your router has a WPS or AOSS button on it then you can push the button on the back of the printer for 2 secs and the router WPS button for 5 secs and it should reconnect.