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9.3 out of 10

Brother HL-2280DW

Monochrome Laser Printer with Convenience Copying and Color Scan Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Brother HL-2280DW

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Overall 2
2.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Features 6
6.0
Print quality 8
8.0
Speed performance 8
8.0

I wanted to throw it out the window

aldrclm, Bestbuy
5 August 2014
  • Summary: The company recommends installing the printer using a USB cable but then does not provide one.
  • Pros: not much yet
  • Cons: wireless setup
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Print quality 2
2.0

User Review

OldschoolLu, Walmart
21 July 2014
  • Summary: Easy to set up, as I am a low tech person. I purchased it to use as a copy machine. It has all of the functions I need. Enlarge, reduce, bypass feed, two sided copies, uses both 8x11 and legal sized paper. It also handles labels and envelopes. So far...I love it!
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Overall 2
2.0
Value for money 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Print quality 2
2.0

User Review

Disaproveof, Walmart
2 June 2014
Overall 2
2.0
Value for money 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Print quality 2
2.0

User Review

Disaproveof, Walmart
2 June 2014
Overall 2
2.0

Wireless does NOT Work - Period*********

Mike, Staples
20 May 2014
  • Excerpt: The wireless connection on this machine does not work consistently! Unless you want to spend 20 minutes every day or every other day to reconfigure this machine it will not connect! Lots of lost time spend on the phone redoing the configuration just to print something. I am a network engineer and do not need their help, just hoping they tell me a fix. Nope, latest driver is installed and they have nothing.
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Overall 2
2.0

Not satisfied with theONLINE order i had

David Davison, Staples
22 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Delivered to Alewife store could not do instil I payed $30. For online. I expect REFUND therefore. The online failed to communicate with the store.
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Overall 2
2.0

Will not print wireless with verizon jet

Cycledude, Staples
2 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Prints fine with USB cable but will not print wireless with verizon jetpack, Brother description of this printer does not explain this at all, I would not buy another one
  • Pros: Fast Print Time, Prints Fine With Usb
  • Cons: No Light To Indicate On, No Wireless With Jetpack
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Overall 2
2.0

Stopped by the driver installation

Simple Man, Staples
28 January 2014
  • Excerpt: I will have to return this printer without ever using it, because the software would not upload to my laptop. Neither the disk nor the website installation worked, always hanging up with a driver-installation error code. Product support was pleasant but not helpful, as they only (1) asked me to go through the same steps I had already performed and (2) sent me an email link to the Brother software website.
  • Cons: Hard Setup
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Overall 2
2.0

Doesn't work with my IPad

Claudio, Staples
3 January 2014
Overall 2
2.0

No Intuitive

Sherri 847, Staples
19 July 2013
  • Excerpt: The scanner portion is NOT user friendly or intuitive. I needed to scan a several page document and couldn't find how to add pages. I scanned them as separate documents then couldn't find how to save them. Finally I used a different scanner and got the documents out to a client at a co-worker's station. When I went to shutdown the program it came up with the screen to add pages or save the file. I am having a lot of trouble with anything other than using it as a printer.
  • Pros: Compact Design, Fast Print Time
  • Cons: Hard Setup, Hard To use
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