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VersionDistribution 57.52% 18.30% 3.27% 20.92%

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Brother MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W

What is Brother MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W?

This is the software that allows a Windows PC to recognize and print to the Brother multi-function device. The MFC Software Suite includes various software including the core printer and scanner drivers, the Control Center as well as an OCR application for converting an image into text and it is integrated into PaperPort. It also includes a document management application for viewing scanned documents and various True Type fonts.

About  (from Brother Industries)

The Multi-Function Link Pro (MFL Pro) Suite and the MFC Software Suite are software programs designed to give the greatest flexibility, functionality and enjoyment from your Brother machine. These programs are included on the product CD-ROM and they are installed during the initial setup. MFL Pro Suite/ MFC Software S...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 setup package generally installs about 48 files and is usually about 26.51 MB (27,794,710 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl11a
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A1B36B88-AF90-43A3-8906-6DBEE89B4FBD}\Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0816 UNINSTALL Reg=BHmini
Estimated size: 26.51 MB
Language: Portuguese (Portugal)

Program filesFiles installed by Brother MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W

  • BrIctDan.dll - Brother MFL-Pro Suite (Installation Diagnostics Tool (Lang Resource))
  • BrIctDut.dll
  • BrIctEng.dll
  • BrIctFre.dll
  • BrIctGer.dll
  • BrIctIta.dll
  • BrIctPol.dll
  • BrIctPor.dll
  • BrIctRus.dll
  • BrIctSpa.dll
  • BrIctSwe.dll
  • Brinstck.exe - Brother MFL Pro Suite (Installation Diagnostics for Brother MFL Pro)
  • BrScdSti.dll - Scanner Diagnostic (STI Device Diagnostic)
  • BrScdWia.dll - WIA Device Diagnostic
  • BrTppBmp.dll - Trial Photo Print (Trial Photo Print (Bitmap Resource))
  • BrTppLBul.dll - Trial Photo Print (Lang Resource)
  • BrTppLChn.dll
  • BrTppLCht.dll
  • BrTppLCze.dll
  • BrTppLDan.dll
  • BrTppLDut.dll
  • BrTppLEng.dll
  • BrTppLFin.dll
  • BrTppLFrc.dll
  • BrTppLFre.dll
  • BrTppLGer.dll
  • BrTppLHun.dll
  • BrTppLIta.dll
  • BrTppLJpn.dll
  • BrTppLKor.dll
  • BrTppLNor.dll
  • BrTppLPol.dll
  • BrTppLPor.dll
  • BrTppLPtb.dll
  • BrTppLRom.dll
  • BrTppLRus.dll
  • BrTppLSpa.dll
  • BrTppLSvk.dll
  • BrTppLSwe.dll
  • BrTppLTrk.dll
  • BrTppLUsa.dll
  • BrTppMain.exe - Trial Photo Print (Main Program)
  • BrScUtil.exe - Scanner Utility (BrScUtil)
  • BrMfNt.dll - Brother BrMfNt (BrMfNt)
  • BrStDvPt.exe - SetDriverPort
  • BrRemPnP.dll - BrRemPnP (Device Driver Uninstall Tool)
  • BrRemPnP.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • BrScUtil.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{46D1E52C-E5C5-45A4-B86A-58C1F420D3C0}' (runs on registration).
  • Brinstck.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ABDEF69D-B0EA-4883-B774-88A26B64F4AD}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • BrScUtil.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl10f\BrScUtil.exe'.

How do I remove Brother MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W?

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Or, you can uninstall Brother MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W 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 MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W, 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 MFL-Pro Suite DCP-J525W.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.63%
Windows 8 22.22%
Windows XP 5.88%
Windows Vista 3.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.52%
Windows 7 Professional 13.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.73%
Windows 8.1 7.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.88%
Windows 8 4.58%

Distribution by countryGeography

22.08% of installs come from Australia
Which countries install it?
  Australia 22.08%
  Germany 13.64%
  France 12.34%
  Belgium 7.79%
  Netherlands 7.79%
  DK 6.49%
  Poland 5.84%
  United Kingdom 4.55%
  Spain 3.25%
  United States 3.25%
  Switzerland 1.95%
  Austria 1.95%
  Finland 1.30%
  DZ 1.30%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.27%
Hewlett-Packard 20.39%
ASUS 15.53%
Dell 13.59%
Toshiba 6.80%
Lenovo 4.85%
American Megatrends 1.94%
Intel 1.94%
Medion 1.94%
Samsung 1.94%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.88%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.88%
Acer Extensa 5230 1.92%
ASUSTeK K72F 1.92%
Gigabyte P55-USB3L 1.92%
Samsung 350V5C/351V5C/354... 1.92%

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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