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United States Rank #8,875
Reach 0.0173%


VersionDistribution 90.91% 9.09%

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What is HL-3170CDW?

HL-3170CDW 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 common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 2.52 MB (2,642,580 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.brother.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl12c
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C6580DE1-F539-4700-ADD2-3185121E51A8}\Setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 UNINSTALL Reg=DCL-PR
Estimated size: 2.52 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by HL-3170CDW

  • OmniJoinTrial.exe - OmniJoin Trial (OmniJoin Trial (Main Program))
  • BrStDvPt.exe - SetDriverPort
  • BrRemPnP.dll - BrRemPnP (Device Driver Uninstall Tool)
  • BrRemPnP.exe
  • BrmfPrint.dll - BrmfPrint

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • OmniJoinTrial.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'OmniJoinURL' which loads as C:\Program Files\Brother\Brmfl12d\OmniJoinTrial.exe /R.

How do I remove HL-3170CDW?

You can uninstall HL-3170CDW 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-3170CDW, 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-3170CDW.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.20%
Windows 10 43.70%
Windows Vista 2.93%
Windows XP 1.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.45%
Windows 10 Home 17.30%
Windows 7 Professional 15.84%
Windows 8.1 9.09%
Windows 10 Pro 8.21%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

83.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.27%
  Canada 4.51%
  Australia 2.26%
  Germany 1.50%
  Japan 1.32%
  France 0.94%
  Belgium 0.56%
  New Zealand 0.56%
  Hong Kong 0.38%
  Singapore 0.38%
  Switzerland 0.38%
  PR 0.38%
  Spain 0.38%
  Netherlands 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.31%
Dell 26.43%
Acer 12.33%
ASUS 11.01%
Lenovo 7.93%
Toshiba 7.05%
Intel 3.08%
Samsung 1.32%
MSI 0.88%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.43%
Dell XPS 8500 2.86%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 2.86%
Dell Studio 1749 2.14%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 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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