Manufacturer: Brother Industries, Ltd.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 14.01 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Mac OS 8.x - 9.x, Mac OS X 10.1 or higher
Latest Version / Release Date: A / 01 Jul 2005
The Brother MFC6800 USB Scanner is a multifunctional hardware component which provides the host computer system with solutions for printing, copying, scanning, faxing, and Personal Computer based faxing. The device driver allows the supported hardware component to function as a colored scanning device when connected to the Universal Serial Bus interface port. The device driver supports the execution of a 600 by 2400 dots per inch maximum resolution when using optical scanning methods. Another supported scanning method is the Interpolated feature which allows for a maximum scanning resolution of 9600 by 9600 dots per inch. The grayscale levels that is supported by this hardware component reaches a maximum of 256. The device driver allows the Brother MFC6800 USB Scanner to maintain TWAIN compatibility during the scanning process. The deployment of the device driver bundles a number of productivity software applications that are intended to maximize the scanning process as well as implement Optical Character Recognition technology.
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
As a fax machine this hardware component can create connections with speeds of up to 14.4 kilobits per second. An automatic fallback speed of 2.4 kilobits per second is also implemented with a corresponding error correction mode. These features are put in place to make sure that all fax transmissions will be successfully completed regardless of the environmental factors or the current workload of the host computer system. For Personal Computer based fax operations the Brother MFC6800 USB Scanner and its associated device driver only supports sending functionality. The fax messaging feature can work in conjunction with the other functionalities of this hardware component. This means that a computer user can scan a document and send it out as a fax message. The computer user also has the option of implementing a scanning process from within the working environment of specific software applications. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Brother MFC6800 USB Scanner errors before installing any driver updates.