Connect Printer to iPad via Bluetooth

This article will assist with connecting your Brother QL-820NWB printer using the direct Bluetooth connection method.

Note: This guide applies to the Brother QL-820NWB printer only.

You will need to have your printer setup to use Bluetooth before completing the below steps. Please refer to the Brother QL-820NWB instruction guides.

  1. Login to your Visitor Manager Central iPad application with your username and password.
VMC login window
  1. Select the Settings tab at the bottom of the screen.
terminal settings page
  1. Select the Bluetooth Search and Pair option
  1. Wait for the iPad to find your printer via Bluetooth and select it once displayed. This may take a few moments to be discovered so please be patient.
connecting to your printer
  1. Once selected the printer will be paired with the iPad but you still need to select it from the available Printers list. Tap the Printer option and then select your printer from the list. It may take a moment to finalise setup so please be patient.
printer select settings
  1. Your printer is now paired, please press Print Test to ensure the devices are correctly connected and can talk to each other.
testing print settings

Your Brother QL-820NWB printer is now paired with the Visitor Manager Central App!

Note: Your iPad can only be connected to one printer at a time via Bluetooth or WiFi. Multiple iPads can be connected to the same Wi-Fi printer but note vice-versa. However only one printer can be connected to one iPad at a time via Bluetooth.

For assistance, contact Visitor Manger Central Support.  Please note we have help articles on printer unboxing and configuration also.