Brother HL L2380DW Printer Offline [Solved]

Get Brother HL L2380DW Printer Online

In some situations, your Brother HL-L2380DW printer might suddenly go offline. In certain other cases, the printer might get into the paused state. Several reasons might exist behind this issue.

On this page, let’s discuss the Brother HL L2380DW Printer Offline issue. We shall also discuss the stages involved in troubleshooting this issue quickly.

1

Check Printer Network Connection

Let us now look at the troubleshooting fixes to reverse the Brother HL L2380DW Printer from going offline.

Brother HL L2380DW Printer Offline

2

Check Brother HL L2380DW Printer Connection

  • In case you are using a USB> cable to connect your printer and computer, confirm that this cable has been securely connected at both ends.
  • If you are making use of a hub, disconnect it and connect the printer directly to the computer.
  • In case you are making use of an Ethernet cable, ensure that it is connected securely to both the printer and the router.
  • Now, print the network configuration page to check the IP address.
  • If you are using a wireless connection, again print the network configuration page to check the IP address.
  • In case the issue where the Brother HL-L2380DW Printer is offline persists, just move on to the next stage.

Troubleshooting the offline printer issue is quite simple and easy. Go through the steps provided on this page and resolve the offline printer issue.

3

Set Brother As Default Printer

You need to confirm that your Brother printer has been set as the default one on your computer. To do this task, navigate to the printer folder on your computer and ensure that there is a checkmark on the icon of the printer.

If there is a checkmark on the icon, well and good. If not, you have to right-click on the icon and then choose the Set as default printer option.

Brother HL L2380DW Offline Error

Now, the printer offline problem should be resolved. If not, move on to the next stage.

4

Delete All Printing Jobs

Brother HL L2380DW Keeps Going Offline

NOTE: The following steps will apply to a Windows 7 computer or later versions.

  • Navigate to the printer folder on your computer.
  • Now, right-click on your Brother printer’s icon. Next, follow this path:

See what’s printing → Printer → Cancel All Documents.

Now, the issue due to which your Brother HL-L2380DW printer was offline should be resolved. However, if it persists, move on to the next stage.

5

Check Status In Devices & Printers Window

NOTE: The following steps will apply to a Windows 7 computer or later versions.

  •  First, navigate to the printer folder on your computer.
  •  Next, right-click on your Brother printer’s icon and follow this path:

See what’s printing → Printer → Use Printer Offline

  •  Now, the checkmark on your printer icon will be deleted.
  •  By now, your Brother HL-L2380DW printer that was offline should be online on your computer.

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