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Brother Hl-1040 Series Driver Details:

Brother Hl-1040 Series File Name:

Brother Hl-1040 Series Driver Version: 980lBX1Qq

Brother Hl-1040 Series ZIP Size: 122.kb

Manufacturer: Brother

Brother Hl-1040 Series was fully scanned at: 1/15/2017
Scan Status: driver download scanOK

Brother Hl-1040 Series special revision for: Windows RT 32 bit, Windows XP 64-bit Edition 32 bit, Windows 7 Professional 64 bit, Windows XP Starter Edition 64 bit, Windows XP Media Center Edition 32 bit

Brother Hl-1040 Series Download Stats:

Driver Uploaded: 1/8/2017

Direct Downloads: 237
Most Recent Download: 1/18/2017
Managed Downloads: 1041
Most Recent Download: 1/16/2017
Download Mirrors: 3
Current Delay: 22 Seconds
Driver License: FS {free software}

Direct Download Success Stats:

Reports Issued By 221/237 Users

Success Reported By 61/221 Users

Driver Download Score63/100

Driver Installation Score64/100

Overall preformance Score66/100

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Brother Hl-1040 Series driver direct download was reported as adequate by a large percentage of our reporters, so it should be good to download and install.

Installation Manager Success Stats:

Reports Issued By 975/1041 Users

Success Reported By 685/975 Users

Driver Download Score80/100

Driver Installation Score92/100

Overall preformance Score82/100

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Brother Hl-1040 Series driver installation manager was reported as very satisfying by a large percentage of our reporters, so it is recommended to download and install.


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Brother Hl-1040 Series may sometimes be at fault for other drivers ceasing to function

These are the driver scans of 2 of our recent wiki members*

*Scans were performed on computers suffering from Brother Hl-1040 Series disfunctions.

Scan performed on 1/19/2017, Computer: HP H8-1232

Outdated or Corrupted drivers:7/23

Device/DriverStatusStatus DescriptionUpdated By Scanner
Microsoft Driver de Barramento Microsoft UAA para High Definition AudioUp To Date and Functioning
Mice And Touchpads
(Standard mouse types) HID-compliant mouseUp To Date and Functioning
Logitech Logitech Gaming Virtual MouseUp To Date and Functioning
Usb Devices
Intel(R) E7520 PCI-Expresss-Stammanschluss C1 - 359AUp To Date and Functioning
Intel(R) X38/X48 Express Chipset PCI Express Root Port - 29E1Corrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Samsung SAMSUNG Mobile USB Composite DeviceUp To Date and Functioning
Sound Cards And Media Devices
Creative Port jeu pour CreativeUp To Date and Functioning
ASUSTek Philips SAA713X, Hybrid Capture DeviceUp To Date and Functioning
Creative Sound Blaster Tactic(3D) AlphaUp To Date and Functioning
Network Cards
Intel(R) PRO/100 VE Network ConnectionUp To Date and Functioning
Microsoft Keyboard Device FilterUp To Date and Functioning
Hard Disk Controller
NVIDIA NVIDIA nForce 430/410 Serial ATA ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
Intel Intel(r) AIM External TV Encoder Driver 1Up To Date and Functioning
Nokia Nokia E52 USB PhonetUp To Date and Functioning
Nokia Nokia USB LCIFCorrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
ENE ENE CB-1410/851 Cardbus ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
Intel Intel(r) AIM External Flat Panel Driver 4Corrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Cameras, Webcams And Scanners
Brother Brother DCP-115C USBOutdated
Video Cards
Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000Corrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Input Devices
Lenovo Lenovo 800dpi ScrollPoint Optical (HID)Corrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Port Devices
Mobile Connector Device Application Interface (COM12)Corrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Sony Digital Flat Panel (1024x768)Up To Date and Functioning
Mobile Phones And Portable Devices
Acer NOKIAUp To Date and Functioning

Scan performed on 1/19/2017, Computer: Toshiba TECRA A2

Outdated or Corrupted drivers:5/20

Device/DriverStatusStatus DescriptionUpdated By Scanner
ATI ATI RS300/RS300M Host BridgeUp To Date and Functioning
Mice And Touchpads
Microsoft Microsoft USB Basic Optical Mouse (IntelliPoint)Up To Date and Functioning
Microsoft Microsoft PS/2 MouseUp To Date and Functioning
Usb Devices
Logitech Logitech Mic (Communicate STX)Corrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Advanced Micro Devices High Definition Audio DeviceUp To Date and Functioning
Y-E DATA Y-E Data-Diskettenlaufwerk (USB)Up To Date and Functioning
Sound Cards And Media Devices
Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme AudioOutdated
Network Cards
Ralink BUFFALO WLI-UC-G300N Wireless LAN AdapterUp To Date and Functioning
Microsoft Keyboard Device FilterCorrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Hard Disk Controller
Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family 4 port Serial ATA Storage Controller - 1C01Up To Date and Functioning
Mad Catz Programmable Support for MouseCorrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Google Android ADB InterfaceCorrupted By Brother Hl-1040 Series
Acronis Seagate DiscWizard Image Backup Archive ExplorerUp To Date and Functioning
Toshiba Toshiba Secure Digital-HostcontrollerUp To Date and Functioning
Cameras, Webcams And Scanners
Canon Canon MP160Up To Date and Functioning
Video Cards
NVIDIA NVIDIA GeForce GT 640MUp To Date and Functioning
Input Devices
Lenovo USB DeviceUp To Date and Functioning
Port Devices
Huawei HUAWEI Mobile Connect - USB Device (COM8)Up To Date and Functioning
Sony Digital Flat Panel (1024x768)Up To Date and Functioning
Mobile Phones And Portable Devices
Acer NOKIAUp To Date and Functioning
Driver ModelOriginal Upload DateLast ModificationDriver FileFile SizeCompatible Computer ModelsAvailabilty To Instalation Manager
Brother Hl-1040 Series 1.1481.11/30/201512/30/2016fvnbtq-1.1481.1.exe126kbFujitsu FMVXDE6K2Z, IBM ThinkPad T43p, Biostar TP55, Packard Bell EASYNOTE SW85, Panasonic CF-52ELNFQAM, Toshiba Qosmio D730, Fujitsu PRIMERGY TX140 S1, Dell Vostro 1440, ASUS Z84J, LG LM50-34GB, Lenovo ThinkCentre A62, Sony VGN-SR28_Q, HP Pavilion ZV6100, Sony SVS13A17GBB, IBM 831136U, Toshiba Dynabook EX1/524CMEWD, Compaq GN666AA-ABM SG3102LA, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 429362/9/201512/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-42936.exe131kbHP Presario R4000, HP P9891A-AB1 723k, HP RT586AA-ABU, M&A MADB43LD, Panasonic FZ-G1AABJB1M, Sony VGN-NW24MG, HP VD042AA-ABF p6105f, Toshiba SATELLITE C855-1TE, Fujitsu ESPRIMO Mobile X9510, HP P6210y-ABA NY545AA, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 2.10902.12/2/201512/28/2016zyk-2.10902.1.exe189kbEpson Endeavor Pro8000-H, Compaq PS245AA-ABF SR1339FR FR510, Gateway E3048, Gateway H3512, Toshiba Dynabook T553/37JWB, Lenovo 7355W1J, HP KN472AA-ACB, BenQ Joybook S32, Fujitsu Stylistic LT P-600, Lenovo ThinkCentre M57p, AnabelleB Pedra BA10, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series J4266810/13/201412/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-j42668.exe30kbGateway FX7029E, NEC PC-MY30AEZA5XT6, HP Xy107et, IBM IBM System x3450 79483CX, Sony VGN-SZ670N, Intel Test Product, HP RR518AA-ABH S7730, Packard Bell ISTART 1379, Compaq Evo N610c 470054-655, Fujitsu FMVXD0AH2Z, TBD K8A8X-M, HP H8-1041, Fujitsu D3161-B1, Samsung SX60P, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series O727839/25/201412/28/2016brother_hl-1040_series-o72783.exe90kbCompaq DC477A-ABA S3100NX NA111, Lenovo ThinkPad T61, HP HP Compaq 8710w, Lenovo ThinkCentre M70e, IBM ThinkPad T41, IBM 2672EU1, Sony VGN-B90PSY, HP HP Compaq 2710p, Sony VPCEL15EN, IBM 26721LG, LG E500-G.ABBTZ, IBM 8194D1G, Compaq FJ403AA-AB9 SR5502PT, ELITEGROUP 330, Acer TravelMate 5740G, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 606399/10/201412/28/2016xzquo-60639.exe49kbPackard Bell EasyNote_MX37-U-005, LG R470-KR30K, Lenovo SS09221149, HP PS350AA-ABS, IBM 1872W5A, Panasonic CF-18DHB32GD, HP RJ131AA-AB8 t3620.t, HP P7-1106, Toshiba Dynabook EX/66MWHS, Lenovo ThinkPad T400, HP ED755AA-ABE, Compal DL7x, LG V960-UH50K, Gateway M-6888u, Akerstroms Tx700, LG E500-L.A2RBY, HP HP ProBook 6550b, Medion X781X/X782X, LG E300-A.C28BC1, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series U61.19323/9/201512/28/2016brother_hl-1040_series-u61.1932.exe147kbPackard Bell Easynote sb86, Sony VPCEC2E9E, HP HP Pavilion dv1000, LG R490-G.AAH1RE2, HP 23-b232e, Acer Aspire 9110, Lenovo SS09254503, HP PS384AA-B1U, Sony VGN-NS31S_S, Gigabyte X58A-OC, Sony VGN-FJ22B_R, NEC PC-VJ22MAUEHTXV, Compaq PC139A-ABA SR1115CL NA431, HP HP Pavilion DV6-3206AX, HP Pavilion dv2000, Exper ACTIVEDEX144, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series J1.12.1629/16/201412/30/2016brother_hl-1040_series-j1.12.162.exe60kbHP PS135AA-ABY, Medion P861X, IBM NetVista personal computer, HP FR449AA-ABU s3621uk, Sony VGNFW463J/B, Toshiba Dynabook EX/56LWH, IBM 2656E6U, MCJ W820Di1, HP HP Pavilion zd7000A, Fujitsu FMVFB70NT, Panasonic CF-SX1GEFDP, IBM 847691U, HP FJ454AA-AC4 s3620b, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series I8238611/25/201412/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-i82386.exe116kbPanasonic CF-18NHH71BM, LG Z20NQ.AS57B2E, Toshiba Satellite C850-B906, IBYTE AS471100, Compaq PJ536AA-ABA SR1265CL NA441, T-Systems T-Systems PC P4PE, Sony VGN-SZ77N_C, Acer Veriton S670, Toshiba SATELLITE L875-12M, Fujitsu FMVA58CM, ASUS BM5275, Dimotion PCDM4J5P, Fujitsu FMVNA8HEC, Panasonic CF-30CTQAFBE, Toshiba SATELLITE L850-1KZ, Sony VGN-BX745FN, LG R460-K.ABLGL, HP PS304AA-ABH, Sony VGN-AW190Y, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 202.1949/12/201412/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-202.194.exe153kbSony SVE1113M1RW, HP ProLiant DL360 G5, WIPRO WSG48355W7-0023, HP HP HDX 16, Packard Bell PACKARD BELL F806, Fujitsu FMVNA1CC, HP HP Pavilion dv 9500 Notebook PC, Gateway GT4228m, IBM 1871Y16, Sony VPCEA47EC, Medion P7618, Sony VGN-SZ79GN_C, Toshiba Dynabook TV/64KWHYD, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 3381.132/15/201512/30/2016brother_hl-1040_series-3381.13.exe124kbLenovo ThinkPad R61i, IBM IBM System x3200 M2 -[4368K5G, Fujitsu FMVNFC60H, MSI MS-6163, Sony VNG-FE25TP, ITSUMI ADAX, Sony VPCCW2S1R, Fujitsu FMVF77DDRC, HP FJ422AA-UUW, Systemax Charity PC 2010, Sony VGN-NS240D, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 1.11.18928/22/201412/27/2016brother_hl-1040_series-1.11.1892.exe84kbPanasonic CF-30KCPRQAM, IBM 2668WCG, Gateway DX4820-23, NEC PC-LL3509D, IBM Lenovo ThinkServer TS200 -[652512G, Toshiba Dynabook TX/77MBLK, SIEMENS MC PC BOX V5 CPB, HP P6563sc, Gateway GT5094j, Seneca Pro234499, Sony VGC-RB41P, IBM System x3200 M3 -[7328K3G, Fujitsu FMVDJ3A0E1, Sony VGN-NS20M_S, Acer TravelMate 3290, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 701.16312/18/201412/30/2016brother_hl-1040_series-701.163.exe87kbASUS X200MA, MotherBoard By ZOTAC MotherBoard H61ITX-B-E, Sony SVE14123CBP, HP RY869AA-ABA m8067c, HP PW706AA-ABM W5010LA, HP PL499AA-UUZ, WINCOR NIXDORF EPC A4, WIPRO WSG37425W7-0012, Gateway E-9520T, Packard Bell ISTART D2141, Toshiba Dynabook TX/77MBLK, Toshiba Dynabook SS RX1/T9A, Sony VGN-UX490N, Lenovo ThinkCentre A58e, Intel OLFV, IBM 1832BG1, HP HP Compaq dc7100 SFF, Toshiba Dynabook TX/66JPK, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 802.11.109/15/201412/30/2016brother_hl-1040_series-802.11.10.exe46kbFujitsu CLW8GAG1D, Intel D2500CC, IBM 814338G, Sony VPCW126AG, IBM IBM System x3500 M2 Server -[783932M, Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E525, NEC PC-MJ26XRZWDSBJ, Epson AT970-KD2, IBM 6221RYU, HP S5-1435d, HP 800-050ea, Sony VPCW210AB, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 731.1709/19/201412/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-731.170.exe51kbSony VPCF13RFX, Clevo W240BL_W250BZ_W270BZQ, NT Computer ACCENT Q 6600/501, NEC PC-LL550HG1F, Intel S3420GP, Supermicro X9DRL-7F, Packard Bell OneTwo L3851, Compaq Presario 2700EA 470024-565, HP HP Compaq 6735s, Acer Aspire 3660, Fujitsu ESPRIMO E900 0-Watt, NEC PC-VG32SVZGH, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 728982/19/201512/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-72898.exe175kbLanix Lanix Corp, LG R560-U.ARC2BT, Compaq NY682AA-AR6 CQ3132L, Lenovo 20AA000SUS, HP HP Compaq tc4400, Supermicro P4SAA, AnabelleB Argyle V240, HCL Infosystems IGL 1701CT, Panasonic CF-W8EWYAJP, HP 810-190jp, Gigabyte S11M, Sony VGN-AW37GY_Q, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 1.182.179/1/201412/28/2016brother_hl-1040_series-1.182.17.exe214kbHP NH836AV-ABA m9500z, HP NP189AA-ABA s5160f, HP EG763AA-B14, Sony VPCF13NFX, Lenovo ThinkCentre M57e, HP G5148it-m, NEC PC-VY13MEFEU, Acer Veriton S680G, Sony VPCF135FG, HP KZ692AA-ABU m9373.UK, INFINITY AIRIS, Lenovo 6463Y3W, Samsung RV420/RV520/RV720/E3530/S3530/E3420/E3520, Sony VGN-FW41E_H, Sony VGN-CR60B_P, Acer Extensa 2900E, Mecer X107, Acer Veriton5500G-B, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 222.1389/13/201412/29/2016brother_hl-1040_series-222.138.exe100kbHP PL482AA-AB4 w1084d, Sony VGN-SR25T_P, Toshiba PORTEGE M750, HP PS255AA-ABF t890.f, Sony PCG-U101, Sony VGC-JS4EF_S, Acer Shangqi X4610, Fujitsu CELSIUS W370, Toshiba Satellite C660-196, MiTAC 9008D, Roemer KW28/2007, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 602.132.110/9/201412/27/2016brother_hl-1040_series-602.132.1.exe53kbDimotion PCDBS44H, Compaq DA300A-ABF 6520 FR910, HP KE483AA-UUZ, SIEMENS MC PC BOX V5 CPB, Lenovo ThinkCentre M78, HP GM435AA-UUW, NEC PC-MY18XEZ77, Panasonic CF-52RE301QW, Sony VGN-NR270N, Sony PCG-R505V_BD, Sony VGN-CS31Z_Q, SAMSUN 350V, Sony VGN-Z51MG_B, LG S530-L.ACR1AD, HP KJ416AA-AB4 m9298d, IBM ThinkCentre A30, NEC PC-MJ25XRZWDSBG, LG S1-MDGLG, and more.
Brother Hl-1040 Series 2.12382.11/2/201512/30/2016brother_hl-1040_series-2.12382.1.exe64kbLG LS50-A514ZL, Toshiba Dynabook TX/66GPKJ, Biostar GF8200C M2+, HP HP Pavilion ze2000, Fujitsu CELSIUS M730powe, Gateway T-1620, HP HP Compaq 8200 Elite CM, Lenovo ThinkCentre M70e, HP PS378AA-ABN, Sony VGN-B250FP, and more.

Please Note: There are particular operating systems known to have problems with Brother Hl-1040 Series:
  • Windows 8
  • Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
  • Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
  • Windows Vista Home Basic
If you encounter problems with the direct download for these operating systems, please consult the driver download manager for the specific Brother Hl-1040 Series model.
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