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Brother HL-5380DN

What is Brother HL-5380DN?

This is the software that allows your computer to recognize and print to the Brother HL-5380DN monochrome laser printer. It includes various software including the core printer driver, the Brother Control Center as well as a document management application for viewing scanned documents.


Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 2.04 MB (2,139,463 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\BRHL5380
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\FILECO~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{8F757
Estimated size: 2.04 MB
Language: Italian

Program filesFiles installed by Brother HL-5380DN

  • BRUNINST.dll - Brother MFL Pro (bruninst)
  • bpdunins.dll - bpdunins (uninstaller)
  • brdefprn.exe
  • User's Guide.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\BRHL5340\Brdefprn.exe -d.

How do I remove Brother HL-5380DN?

Quickly and completely remove Brother HL-5380DN 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-5380DN 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-5380DN, 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-5380DN.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win XP 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 19.05%
Windows XP 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.52%
Windows 10 Pro 4.76%
Windows 8 Pro 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.77% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 30.77%
  United States 19.23%
  Australia 11.54%
  Japan 11.54%
  Italy 11.54%
  Brazil 3.85%
  France 3.85%
  Pakistan 3.85%
  United Kingdom 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Dell 16.67%
Acer 11.11%
Toshiba 5.56%
Samsung 5.56%
Medion 5.56%
Lenovo 5.56%
Intel 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
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Micro-Star MS-7379 5.26%
LENOVO 3484DBG 5.26%

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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