Manufacturer: Brother International Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 2.3 MB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 01.00.00.01 / 10/20/2006
One of the most important reasons to install the correct device drivers and update them regularly is to avoid experiencing performance issues. The same holds true with the device driver for the Brother MFC-100 USB Port hardware. When not accompanied with the necessary device drivers the computer user will fail to avail of its full feature sets. The hardware may be detected by the host operating system but it will not become functional. The hardware driver for this device like many in its class comply with the TWAIN standards which govern many imaging device components. Although TWAIN is considered as an industry standard, it is not interchangeable for components which are covered by the technology. This means that the TWAIN compliant device driver for the Brother MFC-100 USB Port cannot be used for other models of scanning or imaging devices.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Brother MFC-100 USB Port scanner is normally connected to the Universal Serial Bus interface of the host machine. This communication port is known for its support for the Plug and Play feature of the operating system as well as its relatively faster data transfer rates compared to other types of connections. The device driver for this imaging hardware makes sure that all commands and instructions that flow through the port are correctly validated and executed. This means that if the computer user specifies that a certain image must be scanned using a 300 dots per inch resolution, the output should match this criteria. The setting for the configuration of the Brother MFC-100 USB Port is normally handled by the device driver. It is made possible by communicating with the necessary components of the software application allowing the modification from the user interface. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Brother MFC-100 USB Port errors before installing any driver updates.