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Should I remove Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-5890CN?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,973
United States Rank #14,173
Reach 0.0319%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 30.82 days
909.16 days >
Average installed length: 477.69 days


VersionDistribution 20.55% 13.92% 62.14% 3.40%

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Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-5890CN

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What is Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-5890CN?

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.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 teamviewer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 5.74 MB (6,023,868 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl08e
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6E315D6D-0F1C-4C27-920B-807B4F57C8B2}\Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0007 UNINSTALL Reg=BH9_C5 -re
Estimated size: 5.74 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-5890CN

Program executable:teamviewer.exe
Additional files:
  • BrDbgOut.dll - Brother MFC Windows Software Standard Debug Output Dll
  • pcfxcom.dll - Brother PC-FAX Data Manager Dynamic Link Library (Brother PC-FAX Data Manager)
  • PCfxDial.exe - Brother PC-FAX Dial Dialog Application (Brother PC-FAX Dial Dialog)
  • PCfxSet.exe - Brother PC-FAX Setup Application (Brother PC-FAX Setup)
  • brmfrsif.dll - brmfrsif Dynamic Link Library (brmfrsif DLL)
  • brmfrmss.exe - Remote Setup Application (Brother remote setup application)
  • BrIctDan.dll - Brother MFL-Pro Suite (Installation Diagnostics Tool (Lang Resource))
  • BrIctDut.dll
  • BrIctEng.dll
  • BrIctFre.dll
  • BrIctGer.dll
  • BrIctIta.dll
  • BrIctSpa.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
  • BrScUtil.exe - Scanner Utility (BrScUtil)
  • BrMfNt.dll - Brother BrMfNt (BrMfNt)
  • BrStDvPt.exe - SetDriverPort
  • brmfrsdg.dll - Remote Setup (brmfrsdg Remote Setup Resource DLL)
  • BrRemPnP.exe - BrRemPnP (Device Driver Uninstall Tool)
  • frxlang.dll - Brother frxlang (frxlang)
  • FAXRX.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • FAXRX.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl08g\FAXRX.exe'.
  • BrScUtil.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl08h\BrScUtil.exe'.

How do I remove Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-5890CN?

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Or, you can uninstall Brother MFL-Pro Suite MFC-5890CN 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 MFC-5890CN, 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-5890CN.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.87%
Windows 10 25.48%
Windows XP 8.39%
Windows Vista 7.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.14%
Windows 7 Professional 13.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.34%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.12%
Windows 8.1 7.14%
Windows 10 Home 6.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.02% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 39.02%
  United States 28.32%
  United Kingdom 6.94%
  Italy 3.90%
  Netherlands 2.60%
  Belgium 2.31%
  Austria 2.17%
  France 2.02%
  Spain 1.73%
  Canada 1.73%
  Australia 1.16%
  New Zealand 1.01%
  Israel 0.87%
  DK 0.87%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 18.65%
Hewlett-Packard 18.33%
Acer 17.68%
Medion 15.76%
ASUS 9.00%
Lenovo 3.86%
Toshiba 3.54%
American Megatrends 1.61%
Intel 1.61%
Sahara 1.61%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.82%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.82%
Acer Aspire 7730G 2.26%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.26%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.26%
MEDION MS-7748 2.26%

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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