BRAdmin Light is a forthright application intended to help you manage and monitor all the network devices manufactured by Brother Industries, a Japanese electronics equipment provider.
You can use BRAdmin Light to view all the connected devices within a single interface and monitor their status in order to detect possible malfunctions of printers, scanners, fax machines and so on.
At first initialization, the application starts scanning your network for connected peripherals, a process which might take more or less time, depending on the network dimension and the number of available devices.
Once the scan process is complete, it displays all the found hardware components within a structured table, together with their corresponding IP address, model, node type and name. The list is periodically refreshed, at a user-defined time interval.
In addition to this, it shows the status of the device. Therefore, you can view whether a piece of equipment is ready for receiving printing / scanning tasks or it is closed. Moreover, BRAdmin Light can notify you about devices that require laser or ink replacement, as well as received fax messages.
Double-clicking on a device enables you to view details concerning its model, the allocated Ethernet address, the serial number and the firmware version, provided you enter the correct administration password.
BRAdmin Light is suitable for both small and large networks, allowing you to conveniently keep and eye on Brother printers and other similar components. It helps in customizing network settings and attend devices that require your attention.