Brother MFC-J985DW(XL) Printer Driver

Friday, March 8th, 2019 - MFC-J9 Series ♠  Brother MFC-J985DW(XL) Driver Software Installer is the program needed to make printer performance more leverage. Here we provide drivers and software for Brother MFC-J985DW(XL) Driver for Windows, Mac and Linux. Make sure you choose your OS type and how to install it on your device.

Overview Brother MFC-J985DW(XL)

  • 12 Super High-yield ink cartridges provide approximately 7200 black pages / 3600 color pages total ink yield in the box.
  • Business-capable features for home office environments, including automatic duplex printing and up to 20-sheet ADF.
  • 100-sheet paper tray capacity Single sheet bypass tray for printing on envelopes and card stock for added convenience.
  • Print and scan from almost anywhere smartphone, tablet, laptop, and desktop computer.
  • Break free and go wireless Enjoy the freedom of wireless connectivity – and no router needed with Wi-Fi Direct®.
  • Scan to popular cloud services directly from the machine, including Google Drive™, Dropbox, Evernote, and more. Capture and digitize paper documents with Brother Cloud Apps for electronic storage or sharing.


Windows 10 (32-bit), Windows 10 (64-bit), Windows 8.1 (32-bit), Windows 8.1 (64-bit), Windows 8 (32-bit), Windows 8 (64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit), Windows 7 (64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit), Windows Vista (64-bit), Windows XP (32-bit), Windows XP (64-bit).

DOWNLOAD (357.34 MB) Full Driver and Software
DOWNLOAD (44.87 MB) Printer Driver & Scanner Driver for Local Connection
DOWNLOAD (44.87 MB) Add Printer Wizard Driver (support windows server)


DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.14)_(47.57 MB) Full Driver & Software
DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.14)_(26.91 MB) Printer Driver
DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11)_(47.51 MB) Full Driver & Software

DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11)_(26.97 MB) Printer Driver

DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.14)_(293.09 MB) Scanner Driver
DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.13)_(293.00 MB) Scanner Driver
DOWNLOAD Mac OS (10.12)_(293.07 MB) Scanner Driver


Before Installation Manual

Only installation via the command line interface (terminal) is supported and English versions of drivers are available. The information on the websites does not guarantee the operation of Brother Linux drivers in all users’ operating environments.

DOWNLOAD (0.02 MB) Driver Install Tool (deb/rpm)
DOWNLOAD (2.50 MB) LPR printer driver (rpm)
DOWNLOAD (0.02 MB) CUPSwrapper printer driver (rpm)

How to Install Scanner Driver

    • Download the driver.
    • Login as a superuser.
    • Install the driver.
    • Turn on your MFC/DCP and connect the USB cable.
    • Open the terminal and go to the directory where the driver is.
    • Install the scanner driver.

Command (for rpm) : rpm -ihv –nodeps (scanner-drivername)
Check if the driver is installed.
Command (for rpm) : rpm -qa | grep -e (scanner-drivername)

DOWNLOAD (0.08 MB) Scanner driver 32-bit rpm
DOWNLOAD (0.09 MB) Scanner driver 64-bit rpm

if the driver you are looking for is not here, please visit the Official Website

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