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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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United States Rank #11,043
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 30.12 days
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Average installed length: 466.79 days


1.18.0001 100.00%

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Brother BRAdmin Light 1.18.0001

What is Brother BRAdmin Light?

The Brother BRAdmin Light software is designed to run on Microsoft Windows. By using the BRAdmin light software it's possible to change some network settings. The Brother BRAdmin software is a management tool that can manage your Brother network-connected products. It can also be used to view the status of other SNMP-compliant network printing devices. The BRAdmin software can be used to configure device settings.

About  (from Brother Industries)

The Brother BRAdmin Light software is a Java application that is designed for the Windows environment. It supports some of the features of the Windows BRAdmin software. By using the BRAdmin light software it's possible to change some network settings.


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 BRAdmLight.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 1.11 MB (1,164,394 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: solutions.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\BRAdmin Light
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{DB75941E-30C4-4D97-B000-D17C764B998C}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.11 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by Brother BRAdmin Light 1.18.0001

Program executable:BRAdmLight.exe
Name:BRAdmin Light
BRAdmin Light Program
Path:C:\Program Files\Brother\BRAdmin Light\BRAdmLight.exe
Additional files:
  • BRCrypt.dll - Cryptograph DLL
  • BRAdmLight.exe - BRAdmin Light (BRAdmin Light Program)
  • BRAdmLightRes.dll - BRAdmin Light Resource DLL
  • BrMuSNMP.dll
  • SendFile.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • BRAdmLight.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Brother\BRAdmin Light\BRAdmLight.exe'.

How do I remove Brother BRAdmin Light?

You can uninstall Brother BRAdmin Light 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Brother BRAdmin Light 1.18.0001, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 BRAdmin Light.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.09%
Windows 10 18.01%
Windows Vista 7.26%
Windows XP 5.11%
Windows Server 2003 0.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.30%
Windows 7 Professional 20.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.21%
Windows 10 Home 6.78%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.69%
  Germany 6.65%
  Canada 6.45%
  Australia 3.63%
  United Kingdom 2.82%
  Netherlands 2.42%
  France 1.81%
  Italy 1.61%
  Belgium 1.41%
  Mexico 1.21%
  Sweden 1.01%
  Spain 1.01%
  Austria 0.81%
  Brazil 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.95%
Hewlett-Packard 26.70%
Acer 13.59%
ASUS 4.85%
Toshiba 4.37%
Lenovo 2.91%
American Megatrends 1.46%
Medion 1.46%
Apple 0.97%
Intel 0.97%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.65%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.65%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.92%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.92%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.19%
eMachines ET1331G 2.19%

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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