Brother-3050-400pxWe thought we’d share these instructions on how to setup the Brother RJ-3050 printer with Harvest Bin and an iPad.

Brother Support & Configuration Page for the RJ-3050

Visual instructions to download the Brother Driver and Printer Tool


  • Install the RJ-3050 print drivers on the Windows Machine
  • Connect the printer to the Windows Machine a USB cable
  • Go To Printer Setup Utility
  • Go into communication settings
  • Select the Wireless Direct tab
  • Select Wireless Direct Settings in the selection box
  • In the drop down select STATIC
  • Enter  your preferred SSID (Network Name) or use the default
  • Enter a Network key
  • Go to the iPad
  • Open Settings
  • Select WIFI
  • Select the Wireless Direct SSID name associated with the printer
  • Enter the Network Key

Note: To setup the Brother Wireless Direct settings you must connect the printer to a Windows machine.

Supported Windows Version

  • Windows® 10 (32-bit)
  • Windows® 10 (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 Server® 2012 R2
  • Windows Server® 2012
  • Windows Server® 2008 R2
  • Windows Server® 2008 (32-bit)
  • Windows Server® 2008 (64-bit)

Here is a snapshot where to go on the Brother website to download the Printer Tool and Driver

Brother Printers Download Drivers and Printer Config Tool