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Should I remove Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-7860DW?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,573
United States Rank #3,600
Reach 0.0783%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 47.27 days
302.27 days >
Average installed length: 158.82 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.0.0 0.36%
1.1.3.0 62.11%
1.0.9.0 0.55%
1.0.7.0 25.23%
1.0.4.0 0.09%
1.0.2.0 0.36%
1.0.0.0 11.29%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Brother Industries

Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-7860DW

What is Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-7860DW?

The Multi-Function Link Pro (MFC-7860DW) 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 Suite includes the printer driver, scanner driver, Brother Control Center and ScanSoft with OCR.

Overview

The most common release is 1.1.3.0, 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 primary executable is named BrRemPnP.exe. The setup package generally installs about 36 files and is usually about 797.49 KB (816,627 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother-usa.com/downloads
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl10f
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3ACCCFB3-7B17-4E9F-ACB0-46868FCD4487}\Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 UNINSTALL Reg=
Estimated size: 797.49 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-7860DW

Program executable:BrRemPnP.exe
Name:BrRemPnP
Device Driver Uninstall Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl10f\BrRemPnP.exe
MD5:b2e84c5334e4e9d62dee535e82117471
Additional files:
  • pcfxcom.dll - PC-FAX Data Manager Dynamic Link Library (PC-FAX Data Manager)
  • PCfxDial.exe - PC-FAX Dial Dialog Application (PC-FAX Dial Dialog)
  • brmfrsif.dll - brmfrsif Dynamic Link Library (brmfrsif DLL)
  • brmfrmss.exe - Remote Setup Application (Brother remote setup application)
  • frxlang.dll - Brother PC Fax Receiving
  • PCfxSet.exe - PC-FAX Setup Application (PC-FAX Setup)
  • BrIctCht.dll - Brother MFL-Pro Suite (Installation Diagnostics Tool (Lang Resource))
  • BrIctEng.dll
  • BrIctFin.dll
  • BrIctFrc.dll
  • BrIctFre.dll
  • BrIctGer.dll
  • BrIctIta.dll
  • BrIctPor.dll
  • BrIctPtb.dll
  • BrIctRus.dll
  • BrIctSpa.dll
  • BrIctSwe.dll
  • Brinstck.exe - Brother MFL Pro Suite (Installation Diagnostics for Brother MFL Pro)
  • AddrBook.exe - Brother Address Book
  • BrScdSti.dll - Scanner Diagnostic (STI Device Diagnostic)
  • BrScdWia.dll - WIA Device Diagnostic
  • BrImgPDF.dll - Brother BrImgPDF (BrImgPDF)
  • BRCrypt.dll - Cryptograph DLL
  • BrScUtil.exe - Scanner Utility (BrScUtil)
  • BrMfNt.dll - Brother BrMfNt (BrMfNt)
  • BrStDvPt.exe - SetDriverPort
  • FAXRX.exe - Brother FAXRX (PC-FAX Receive)
  • brmfrsdg.dll - Remote Setup (brmfrsdg Remote Setup Resource DLL)
  • BrMuSNMP.dll - BrMuSNMP
  • BrRemPnP.dll - BrRemPnP (Device Driver Uninstall Tool)
  • BrRemPnP.exe
  • BrmfPrint.dll - BrmfPrint

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 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).
  • brmfrmss.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F8EDE7DD-8D7E-4941-879A-D33496F2D855}' (runs on registration).
  • AddrBook.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{41FCA230-92BD-487F-9D83-62CCFD236BA1}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • FAXRX.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program\Brother\Brmfl10g\FAXRX.exe'.
  • BrScUtil.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl10f\BrScUtil.exe'.

How do I remove Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-7860DW?

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  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 MFC-7860DW, 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 MFC-7860DW.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Server 2003 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#6,573

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.82%
Windows 8 25.07%
Windows Vista 4.10%
Windows XP 3.92%
Windows Server 2003 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.69%
Windows 7 Professional 18.38%
Windows 8.1 10.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.63%
Windows 10 Home 4.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.77% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.77%
  Canada 7.40%
  Singapore 1.59%
  Australia 1.41%
  Brazil 0.92%
  South Africa 0.86%
  Germany 0.79%
  Mexico 0.67%
  Hong Kong 0.61%
  United Kingdom 0.55%
  Israel 0.49%
  Russia 0.43%
  New Zealand 0.43%
  Belgium 0.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.04%
Dell 28.49%
Acer 13.98%
Toshiba 9.91%
ASUS 7.60%
Lenovo 3.80%
GIGABYTE 3.39%
Samsung 1.76%
Intel 0.95%
Sahara 0.54%
Alienware 0.54%
Common models
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HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.06%
Dell XPS 8300 2.75%
Dell XPS 8500 2.75%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.14%

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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