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Should I remove Brother HL-5370DW?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,277
United States Rank #8,038
Reach 0.0180%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.27 days
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Average installed length: 236.61 days


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Brother HL-5370DW

What is Brother HL-5370DW?

This is the software that allows your computer to recognize and print to the Brother HL-5370DW 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.


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 8 files and is usually about 2.04 MB (2,144,269 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\BRHL5370
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{0
Estimated size: 2.04 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Brother HL-5370DW

  • BRUNINST.dll - Brother MFL Pro (bruninst)
  • bpdunins.dll - bpdunins (uninstaller)
  • brdefprn.exe
  • BrPnpU32.exe
  • BrPnpU64.exe
  • LN5370DW.exe
  • User's Guide.exe
  • WEBLINK.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-5370DW?

You can uninstall Brother HL-5370DW 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 HL-5370DW, 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 HL-5370DW.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.43%
Windows 10 25.56%
Windows XP 9.55%
Windows Vista 6.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.20%
Windows 7 Professional 16.38%
Windows 10 Home 10.17%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.99%
  Canada 4.77%
  Belgium 0.53%
  Switzerland 0.53%
  Netherlands 0.53%
  Australia 0.35%
  Germany 0.35%
  France 0.35%
  BO 0.18%
  Colombia 0.18%
  Estonia 0.18%
  Spain 0.18%
  United Kingdom 0.18%
  Ireland 0.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 36.28%
Hewlett-Packard 31.42%
Toshiba 7.08%
Lenovo 6.19%
Intel 4.42%
Acer 4.42%
ASUS 1.77%
Samsung 1.33%
American Megatrends 0.88%
Gateway 0.88%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 580 4.97%
Hewlett-Packard 23-g019c 3.73%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 3.73%
Dell XPS 8300 3.11%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.11%
LENOVO 9181A2U 3.11%

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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