Windows 8.1 Support Information

The drivers and utilities on the CD-ROM/ DVD-ROM for Windows 7 or earlier bundled with your Brother machine are NOT compatible with Windows 8.1. Review the information below about drivers and utilities for Windows 8.1.
 

Printer Driver

The Windows 8.1 operating system contains the appropriate drivers, or the Windows Update system provided by Microsoft® provides the appropriate drivers for your Brother machine. These drivers are called built-in drivers.

- The built-in drivers support the basic functions.

> Click here to see details.

Scanner Driver *1
(TWAIN Driver)
BRAdmin Light *2 The latest utilities are available in the Downloads section. Click the link below for the version of Windows 8.1*3 you are using to go to the Downloads section:

- Download for Windows 8.1 32-bit
- Download for Windows 8.1 64-bit
BRAdmin Professional
Web BRAdmin Not supported
ControlCenter
Status Monitor
PC-FAX Software
Remote Setup Software
PaperPort™/
Presto!® PageManager®
FaceFilter Studio

Note:
*1: Available only for Brother machines with scanning function.
*2: The availability of the utilities varies depending on your Brother machine.
*3: If you do not know which version of Windows 8.1, 32-bit or 64-bit, you are using, click here to see how to check the version of Windows 8.1.

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If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service:

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