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The password isn't shown, you'll have to type in your userpassword (the password which you use to login on your computer). Just type it in and press enter. There will only be an errormessage if you typed the wrong password.
device `brother4:bus6;dev1' is a Brother MFC-J4510DW USB scanner here is what comes up
Well, then it is configured correctly! The driver is installed.
Only question is if you can use the scanner as a normal user, could you please open xsane and try to scan? if it does not recognize the scanner, you'll have to add your user to the lp and scanner group which you've tried already.