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Should I remove HL-2240?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,668
United States Rank #5,284
Reach 0.0382%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 172.30 days
695.23 days >
Average installed length: 365.29 days


VersionDistribution 17.95% 53.86% 16.89% 7.05% 3.72% 0.53%

Other programs by Brother Industries


What is HL-2240?

HL-2240 driver package contains the required software for connecting the Brother monochrome laser printer to the user's PC. In addition to the driver, the package contains setup and management utilities used to administer functions of the printer and connection as well as the printer's firmware.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 822.13 KB (841,857 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl10d
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E2A97415-BD97-4867-B906-05E39E9EE51F}\Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 UNINSTALL Reg=BLL-PR
Estimated size: 822.13 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by HL-2240

  • BrStDvPt.exe - SetDriverPort
  • BrRemPnP.dll - BrRemPnP (Device Driver Uninstall Tool)
  • BrRemPnP.exe
  • BrmfPrint.dll - BrmfPrint

How do I remove HL-2240?

You can uninstall HL-2240 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 HL-2240, 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 HL-2240.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.84%
Windows 10 24.34%
Windows Vista 9.18%
Windows XP 6.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.71%
Windows 7 Professional 11.10%
Windows 10 Home 10.03%
Windows 8.1 7.89%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

85.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 85.59%
  Canada 9.75%
  Germany 1.38%
  France 0.52%
  PR 0.52%
  Belgium 0.43%
  Netherlands 0.26%
  United Kingdom 0.26%
  Chile 0.17%
  Thailand 0.17%
  DK 0.17%
  TT 0.09%
  Brazil 0.09%
  Norway 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.07%
Dell 26.05%
Acer 12.63%
Toshiba 9.02%
ASUS 6.01%
Lenovo 3.61%
Intel 1.80%
Gateway 1.00%
American Megatrends 0.80%
Samsung 0.80%
Sahara 0.80%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3847 4.03%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.66%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.66%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.30%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.56%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.20%

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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