Before discussing the procedure to turn off brother hl-l2340dw deep sleep mode, you must know what it means. Setting up the Brother Printer in sleep mode reduces its power consumption. This is done by turning off the fuser which is present inside the printer at the time when it is idle. You always have the option to set the time for how long it will be going in the Sleep Mode and after how many minutes of remaining idle, it will go in the deep sleep mode.
Additionally, the deep sleep timer is automatically reset when your Brother Printer receives PC data or makes a copy of it. The factory setting is usually 5 minutes for a common brother machine. When the brother hl-l2340dw printer deep sleep is enabled, you will see “Sleep” on the LCD. While you try to use your printer after waking it up from the sleep mode, it will take some time to do the printing job.
Steps to wake up Brother Printer from a deep sleep
Follow the steps given below to disable hl-l2340dw deep sleep mode. In case you encounter any problem while doing so, get in touch with the Brother Support.
- In the first step, you have to go to the main menu and navigate to the “General Setup” option.
- Now, move to the “Ecology” section and hit the “Sleep Time” option.
- In the provided space, enter the time for which the machine will have to remain idle to go in the deep sleep. (Note: you can choose any number from 0 to 99).
- To turn off the sleep mode of your brother machine, at first, you need to press the “Start” and “Options” keys at the same time.
- When the LCDs the message saying “Sleep Mode: On”, press the “Up” or “Down” arrow keys to turn it off.
- In the end, press the “OK” button followed by Stop/Exit.
- Wait for a few minutes to get the process completed.
- Once it is done, restart your Brother machine to save the changes.
The steps which are mentioned above can also be used to wake up brother printer from deep sleep mac. In case you encounter any difficulty while configuring the “Sleep Mode”, you can seek assistance from Brother Printer Tech Support.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get my Brother printer out of sleep mode?
To get the printer out of sleep mode, you have to click on ‘Start’ followed by ‘Options’. When you do this, the LCD will display the “Sleep Mode: On” message. Further, you have to choose ‘Off’ using the UP or DOWN key. To save the settings, you have to click on ‘OK’ followed by the ‘STOP or EXIT’ option.
Why is my printer in deep sleep?
A printer goes in deep sleep mode when there is no activity on it for a particular duration. A user can manually adjust the ‘sleep mode’ settings for which a computer should remain idle before going to sleep mode which is set for 5 minutes as default. Doing this helps in the reduction of power consumption.
How do I turn off deep sleep mode?
To turn off deep sleep mode in brother MFC-L2700DW you need to click on the ‘Start’ option. After this, select ‘Options’ and you will see the LCD displaying “Sleep Mode: On”. When you see this message, turn off the sleep mode by choosing ‘Off’ using the ‘UP and DOWN’ keys. This should be followed by choosing ‘OK’ and ‘Exit/Stop’ options.
How do I fix my brother printer stuck in sleep mode?
When your Brother Printer gets stuck in sleep mode, you can adjust its settings by choosing the time after which it should enter in sleep mode if it remains idle. If this does not help, then you may reset the version of Windows you are using on your device. But, it might erase all the data so you need to be careful.
Fix – Brother Printer keeps going offline when the printer goes to sleep?
To fix this issue, you can adjust the offline settings by pressing the ‘Windows + Q’ keys. Secondly, you need to type ‘Device and Printers’ in the search bar. Now, locate the Brother Printer model and right-click on it. Further, you have to choose ‘See What’s Printing’ option and then right-click on the new print queue. Here, you should clear the ‘use printer offline’ settings.
How do I adjust my Brother machine’s Sleep Mode setting?
To adjust the sleep mode settings of Brother Printer, one has to click on the ‘Menu’ option followed by ‘General Setup’. After this, you can click on ‘Ecology’ and then click on ‘Sleep Time’. Here, you need to enter a number between 00-99 for which machine should remain idle before going to sleep mode.