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Should I remove Brother HL-1230?

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Brother HL-1230

What is Brother HL-1230?

This is the software that allows your computer to recognize and print to the Brother monochrome laser printer. The program includes various software including the core printer drivers, the Control Center as well as a printer management applications and settings controls.

Overview

During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 1.31 MB (1,369,430 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\BRHL1230
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A
Estimated size: 1.31 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Brother HL-1230

  • BRUNINST.dll - Brother MFL Pro (bruninst)
  • bpdunins.dll - bpdunins (uninstaller)
  • brdefprn.exe
  • BrPnpU32.exe
  • BrPnpU64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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\BRHL4070\Brdefprn.exe -d.

How do I remove Brother HL-1230?

Quickly and completely remove Brother HL-1230 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 HL-1230 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 HL-1230, 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 HL-1230.

OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 43%
Win 8 14%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 57.14%
Windows 7 28.57%
Windows 8 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 42.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 14.29%
Windows Vista Home Basic 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.67%
  Canada 16.67%
  Sweden 16.67%
  Austria 8.33%
  Switzerland 8.33%
  Netherlands 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 14.29%
Medion 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
GIGABYTE 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
Acer 14.29%
American Megatrends 14.29%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A200 16.67%
MEDION P6624 16.67%
HP-Pavilion KT372AA-A2L A... 16.67%
Gigabyte P35-DS4 16.67%
Dell Vostro1710 16.67%
Acer ASE380/AST180/APM8 16.67%

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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