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Description of Problem 100000016673

How do I configure the ControlCenter buttons for my Brother machine in Windows?

Description of Solution 200000021354

The ControlCenter is a software utility that allows you to quickly and easily access your frequently used applications.  Using ControlCenter eliminates the need to manually launch specific applications.  The version of Control Center you are using depends on your model machine and operating system.  For detailed specifications of your machine, please visit


To start the ControlCenter perform the following steps:


1. Open the ControlCenter:  Click Start => (All) Programs => Brother => XXX-XXXX => ControlCenter. (Where XXX-XXXX is the model number of the machine).  The ControlCenter3 application will be loaded in the Task Tray near the system clock.



2. Double-click on the ControlCenter icon located in the Task Tray to launch the program window.



3. Click on Configuration => Scan.





4.  Choose the type of scan you require.  The choices are: IMAGE, E-MAIL, and FILE.





5. The Scan to configuration window will appear. (Screen may differ by model and scan option)




6. The Software Button tab configures the Scan to button within the ControlCenter software interface.  The Device Button tab configures the Scan to key on the Brother machine.  Choose the tab you want to configure.



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