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Brother DCP-8085DN

What is Brother DCP-8085DN?

This is the software that allows a computer to recognize and print to the DCP-8085DN device. It includes various software including the core printer drivers, the Control Center as well as a printer management applications.


Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 6.94 MB (7,275,786 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\DCP-8085DN
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C
Estimated size: 6.94 MB
Language: Norwegian

Program filesFiles installed by Brother DCP-8085DN

  • BrmfBiPW.dll - Brother MFL Pro (WINAPI Type --- Wow64 Client for BrmfBiPP.dll)
  • BRUNINST.dll - bruninst
  • rsmgrstr.dll - Brother MFL-Pro (Brother MFL-Pro R/M Langage Resource)
  • bpdunins.dll - bpdunins (uninstaller)
  • DPInst.exe (by Microsoft) - Instalador de Pacote de Driver (DPInst) (Instalador de Pacote de Driver)
  • brdefprn.exe
  • BrPnpU32.exe
  • BrPnpU64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DPInst.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9D7E6BB6-D452-4E75-96F0-43F9D85FCFCE}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • brdefprn.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Brdefprn' which loads as C:\Program Files\Brother\BRHL2035\Brdefprn.exe -d.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DPInst.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\PC Connectivity Solution\DPInst.exe'.

How do I remove Brother DCP-8085DN?

Quickly and completely remove Brother DCP-8085DN from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Brother DCP-8085DN from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Brother DCP-8085DN, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Brother DCP-8085DN.

Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win Vista (SP2) 20%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 80.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 40.00%
Windows Server (R) 2008 S... 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Brazil 20.00%
  Argentina 10.00%
  Italy 10.00%
  Norway 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 50.00%
Sony 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
Common models
Sony VPCF111FB 20.00%
Samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300... 20.00%
IBM IBM System x3200 -[43... 20.00%
ASUSTeK K55VM 20.00%

About Brother Industries

Brother is an electronics equipment company whose products include printers, multifunction printers, sewing machines, large machine tools, label printers, typewriters, fax machines, and other computer-related electronics.
Publisher URL: www.brother-usa.com


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